Siv Sjursen, RN, Lainie Friedman Ross, MD, PhD, Marin Arnolds, MD, and K. Sarah Hoehn, MD, MBe

Our Department

The Department of Pediatrics at the University of Chicago is made up of uniquely remarkable group of individuals who are dedicated to providing excellent care to patients on the south-side of Chicago, as well as furthering our innovative educational and research efforts.  Our faculty, students, trainees, other academic appointees, postdoctoral scholars and staff bring a diverse range of experience and interests to the Department.

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2019 Department Award winners

Departmental Awards

Annual awards for  individuals who have demonstrated the highest standards of:

  • outstanding care to the children entrusted to us
  • implementation of innovative approaches to the education of our trainees and students
  • enhancement of our understanding of pediatric disease and its treatment
  • mentorship of trainees and junior faculty
  • promotion of childhood wellness
  • efficient operation of our department
  • collaborative development of multidisciplinary