Medical Director, Healthy Communities
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
Chicago, Illinois – United States
Karen Sheehan, MD, MPH is a Professor of Pediatrics and Preventive Medicine at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine. She is a founding volunteer of the Chicago Youth Programs, a community-based organization that works to improve the health and life opportunities of at-risk youth. She divides her clinical time between directing the Chicago Youth Programs Clinic and providing Pediatric Emergency Medicine care. She is also Associate Chair of Advocacy for the Department of Pediatrics and Medical Director of Lurie Children’s Injury Prevention & Research Center and Lurie Children’s Healthy Communities. She oversees FSM’s Health and Society Element Group.
Friday, November 8
9:45 AM – 11:00 AM