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CohnJohn Cunningham, MD

Professor of Pediatrics, Physiology, and Stem Cell Research
Interim Chair, Department of Pediatrics

John M. Cunningham, MD, is an internationally known expert in the treatment and research of childhood cancers and blood diseases. He has particular expertise in treating hemoglobinopathies, which are disorders that affect red blood cells, such as sickle cell disease and thalassemia. He is a recognized leader in the field of pediatric stem cell transplantation, and has developed novel uses for this life-saving treatment.


Pediatric Grand Rounds

Pediatric Grand Rounds In Conjunction with Medical Education Day

November 20, 2014

12:00 p.m.— 1:00 p.m.

Billings Auditorium—P117


Ensuring Competence: Authentic Assessment of Learners


Mayellen E. Gusic, MD

Chief Medical Education Officer, Association of American Medical Colleges



  • Discuss the use of milestones and entrustable professional actvities (EPAs) as measures of learners' competence.
  • Examine strategies to overcome the challenges of workplace assessment.
  • Devise an approach to assess interprofessional collaboration.


Presented by

Department of Pediatrics

1 hour CME credit offered

News and Events

NEW - Chicago Pediatrics Monthly - October 2014


The Pediatric Residency Program Welcomes the 2014 Pediatric Intern Class!

Registration for Special Grand Rounds Presentation - Thursday, October 23rd, 2014: Dr. Atul Gawande - "Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End" - Space is Limited

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