Medical Professional Education

The hospital is committed to educating pediatricians and other child care professionals on the importance of child advocacy. We support a variety of programs:

  • Community medicine and child advocacy (CMCA) rotation for Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine second-year pediatric residents
  • Support for pediatric resident electives in advocacy
  • Support for pediatric resident senior projects in advocacy
  • Project DOCC (Delivery of Chronic Care) for first year pediatric residents
  • Lectures to Feinberg School child psychiatry and psychology residents on child advocacy
  • Lectures to Lurie Children's pediatric nurse-practitioners
  • Lectures to Lurie Children's social work interns
  • Support for community-based field training opportunities