Providing Counseling & Comfort to Expectant Parents

When Macklin, was diagnosed with a serious abdominal defect before birth, Camron consulted with doctors to develop a treatment plan for her daughter after she was born.

Macklin

Giving My Time, Receiving the Greatest Rewards

Roz Supera (with a young surgical patient and her father) has been a volunteer in the surgical waiting area since 1975.

Roz with patient

Fertility preservation: Planning for life after cancer

Five-year-old Evelyn loves to play mommy with her “babies” — her dolls. Diagnosed with cancer at age 3, she was enrolled in a clinical research study at Lurie Children’s that may enable her to preserve the ability to have children in the future.

Evelyn

Advances in brain imaging save young lives

Interventional neuro-radiologist Ali Shaibani, MD, is collaborating with colleagues on new minimally invasive techniques to treat vascular brain and spinal cord disorders.

My Family's Greatest Gift

The doctors and staff at Children’s have given us an invaluable gift of peace and hope.