Pediatric Kidney Transplant Team

The Pediatric Kidney Transplant Team a​t Lurie Children’s includes nephrologists, surgeons, transplant nurses, transplant social workers and dieticians. 

Transplant Nephrologists

Transplant Surgeons

Transplant Administration

  • Berni Chrobak, RN, MSN, MBA, Transplant Managed Care Contractor 
  • Renee Shores, MAFM, CAC, Transplant Financial Manager
  • Johanna Mishra, MS, Senior Director, Siragusa Transplantation Center
  • Theresa Trice, Transplant Data and Quality Coordinator

Nurse Coordinators

Nutritionists

  • ​Nicoletta Alavanja, RD

Organ Procurement Coor​dinators

  • ​Kelsey Christensen
  • Justin Boese

Transplant Support Staff

  • Maria Robles, Family-to-Family Coordinator, Siragusa Transplantation Center
  • Natalia Jasiak, PharmD, Transplant Pharmacist
  • Kevin Le, PharmD, Transplant Pharmacist