At Shriners Hospitals for Children, the health and safety of our patients, families, volunteers and staff is our top priority. With the evolving situation regarding COVID-19, we are closely monitoring updates from local health departments and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and are actively following their recommendations.

If your child has an upcoming appointment, please contact your local Shriners Hospitals for Children location.

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Our hospital podcast series

Pediatric Specialty Care Spotlight podcasts from Shriners Hospitals for Children — Chicago offer interviews with our physicians and clinicians in their areas of pediatric specialty care. Intended for parents, patients families and clinicians. See our Podcasts page.

Educational opportunities for health professionals 

Annual Ethics Lecture

October 3, 2019, 7 a.m. – Ethical Challenges in Addressing Medical Child Abuse; Guest lecturer: Gerald P. Koocher, Ph.D., ABPP

The Irma and Larry Sturm Memorial Ethics Lecture is an annual lecture series offered at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Chicago. The lecture series features important leaders from the field of medical ethics and is offered to medical doctors and health care specialists who are responsible for the care and well-being of patients and the integrity of medical institutions. The goal of this lectureship is to highlight ethical issues across disciplines, and encourage thought and exploration of these issues among residents, students and faculty. The lecture is offered at no cost to participants. Continuing education credit (nursing) may be available.

For more information, contact Kathy Zebracki at 773-385-5832.

Interested in hosting a presentation for health care professionals by Shriners Hospitals specialists?

Physicians at the Chicago Shriners Hospital are available for grand rounds, staff in-services or to speak at conferences. For assistance in scheduling, contact our physician liaison team at 773-332-4921.

Rehabilitation professional development seminars

Several courses are available at the Chicago Shriners Hospital for physical therapists, occupational therapists and speech therapists. Information regarding CEUs is available on the website listed for each specific course. To register, visit the website listed for each seminar.

All seminars take place at:

Shriners Hospitals for Children — Chicago
2211 N. Oak Park Ave.
Chicago, IL 60707

Free on-site parking is available in our hospital parking lot.

Questions or concerns?

773-385-5574 – To reach our rehabilitation department
773-622-5400 – For general hospital information