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New Insight into Biology of Aggressive Brain Tumor

March 10, 2017

Atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumor (AT/RT) is a highly aggressive brain tumor that occurs mainly in early childhood. The laboratory of Simone Treiger Sredni, MD, PhD, has identified a gene that had not been previously implicated in AT/RT.
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Bringing Ethics to the Bench and Bedside

February 20, 2017

The chance to make an immediate impact on the lives of children with complicated medical problems drew Kelly Michelson, MD, MPH, to the pediatric intensive care unit. But it was the skill and compassion her mentors showed when talking with families in the midst of very challenging and often tragic circumstances that inspired Michelson most.
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Stanley Manne Children's Research Institute Seminar Series

Start: 4/5/2017 12:00 PM
End: 4/5/2017 1:00 PM
Location: Wolfson Lecture Hall, 2430 N. Halsted St.
Speaker: Patrick C. Seed, MD, PhD, FIDSA, Professor of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine; Associate Chief Research Officer of Basic Science, Stanley Manne Children's Research Institute; Topic: TBA
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