​Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine faculty appointments and promotions for 2017

Congratulations to our physicians and scientists who have been appointed to or promoted in faculty positions at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. As well as seeing patients, our physicians engage in scholarly activities, teach or sit on committees; similarly, our scientists conduct research and also pursue other scholarly activities. Lurie Children's is proud of the commitment our faculty have to caring for patients and pursuing a healthier future for all children.​ (Photo: Ward Building, Feinberg School)
  • Mark Adler, MD – Professor of Pediatrics (Emergency Medicine) and Medical Education
  • Steven Boas, MD – Clinical Professor of Pediatrics (Pulmonary Medicine)
  • Mariana Morais Cajaiba, MD – Associate Professor of Pathology
  • Leslie Caldarelli, MD – Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Neonatology)
  • Eric Cheon, MD – Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
  • Bria Marielle Coates, MD – Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Critical Care)
  • Meghan Coghlan, MD – Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Neonatology)
  • Valeria Cohran, MD – Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition)
  • Ann Gallagher Downey, MD – Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Neonatology)
  • Gustave Falciglia, MD – Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Neonatology)
  • Jessica Teresa Fry, MD – Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Neonatology)
  • Bessey Geevarghese, DO – Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Infectious Diseases)
  • Arika Gupta, MD – Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Neonatology)
  • Reema Habiby, MD – Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Endocrinology)
  • Natalia Henner, MD – Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Neonatology)
  • Clayton Hinkle, PhD – Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
  • Russell Horowitz, MD – Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Emergency Medicine)
  • Catherine Hunter, MD – Associate Professor of Surgery (Pediatric Surgery) and Pediatrics
  • Nazia Husain, MD – Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Cardiology)
  • Amir Kagalwalla, MD – Professor of Pediatrics (Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition)
  • Ronald Kallen, MD – Clinical Professor of Pediatrics
  • Irini Kolaitis, MD – Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Hospital-Based Medicine)
  • Lisa Kuhns, PhD, MPH – Research Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Adolescent Medicine)
  • Cynthia LaBella, MD – Professor of Pediatrics (Academic General Pediatrics and Primary Care)
  • Dennis Liu, MD – Assistant Professor of Urology
  • Rishi Lulla, MD, MS – Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Hematology, Oncology, Neuro-oncology, and Stem Cell Transplantation)
  • Vanessa Ng, MD – Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
  • Sameer Patel, MD – Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Infectious Diseases)
  • Mary Robbins, MD – Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Neonatology)
  • Maura Ryan, MD – Associate Professor of Radiology
  • Amod Sawardekar, MD – Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
  • Ravi Shah, MD – Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
  • Lisa Simons, MD – Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Adolescent Medicine)
  • Lisa Sorensen, PhD – Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
  • Jennifer Strople, MD – Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition)​