Brain Tumor Center

Lurie Children’s Brain Tumor Center offers highly specialized and state-of the-art care for children with brain tumors, the most common solid tumor diagnosed in children. It is the Midwest’s only center that is part of the Pediatric Brain Tumor Consortium, a group of leading hospitals providing care and research for children with brain tumors. 

Our oncologists collaborate with neurosurgeons, radiologists, psychologists, pathologists, child life specialists and social workers​ as part of the multidisciplinary team. 

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What Starts the Chain Reaction That Leads to Cancer?

Our scientists are going deep into the cell looking for a way to reverse gene modifications before those changes lead to cancer. 

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​Our Collaborative Approach to Brain Tumor Treatment

Watch the video below to learn about our collaborative approach to brain tumor treatment.

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