Pediatric Brain Tumor Specialists

The following Brain Tumor team members specialize in treating children with brain tumors. Please note, not all of our specialists are available at every location. Select their names to learn more about their special interest areas and locations.

Sandi K. Lam, MD, MBA

Division Head, Neurosurgery; Yeager Professorship in Pediatric Neurosurgery

Call 1.800.543.7362

Angela Waanders, MD, MPH

Section Head, Neuro-Oncology; Director, Precision Medicine Oncology; Executive Board Chair, Children's Brain Tumor Tissue Consortium; Gus Foundation Chair in Neuro-Oncology

Call 1.800.543.7362

Tord D. Alden, MD

Attending Physician, Neurosurgery; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

Call 1.800.543.7362

Rudy J. Allen, MD

Attending Physician, Hematology, Oncology, Neuro-Oncology & Stem Cell Transplantation

Call 1.800.543.7362

Miriam A. Bornhorst, MD

Attending Physician, Hematology, Oncology, Neuro-Oncology & Stem Cell Transplantation; Max Lacewell Endowed Brain Tumor Research Scholar

Call 1.800.543.7362

Michael G. DeCuypere, MD, PhD

Attending Physician, Neurosurgery; Director of Research; Eleanor Clarke Research Scholar in Developmental Neurobiology Research

Call 1.800.543.7362

Arthur J. DiPatri, Jr., MD

Attending Physician, Neurosurgery; Director of Craniofacial Surgery; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

Call 1.800.543.7362

Alicia C. Lenzen, MD

Attending Physician, Hematology, Oncology, Neuro-Oncology & Stem Cell Transplantation; Program Director, Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Fellowship; Rory David Deutsch Malignant Brain Tumor Research Scholar

Call 1.800.543.7362

Ashley S. Plant-Fox, MD

Attending Physician, Hematology, Oncology, Neuro-Oncology & Stem Cell Transplantation; A.M. Khokhar Research Scholar

Call 1.800.543.7362

Morgan E. Goldsmith, DNP, APRN, CPNP-AC, CPN, CNL

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Hematology, Oncology, Neuro-Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation

Call 1.800.543.7362

Elizabeth Horan, MSN, APRN, CPNP-PC, CPHON

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Hematology, Oncology & Stem Cell Transplantation

Call 1.800.543.7362

Kaitlan J. Meyers, APRN-NP

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Hematology, Oncology, Neuro-Oncology & Stem Cell Transplantation

Call 1.800.543.7362

Reema L. Habiby, MD

Division Head, Endocrinology; Mae and Benjamin Allen Founders’ Board Professor

Call 1.800.543.7362

Robert H. Listernick, MD

Attending Physician, Advanced General Pediatrics and Primary Care; Director, Diagnostic and Consultation Services; Co-Director, Neurofibromatosis Clinic

Call 1.800.543.7362