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Robert I. Liem, MD

Clinical and Community Trials

Research Interests

  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Health Disparities

Biography

  • Division Head, Hematology, Oncology, Neuro-Oncology & Stem Cell Transplantation, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
  • Section Head, Hematology, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
  • Director, Comprehensive Sickle Cell Program, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
  • Associate Chair for Ambulatory Services, Department of Pediatrics, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
  • A. Watson and Sarah Armour Professorship in Childhood Cancer and Blood Diseases, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
  • Professor of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

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Education and Background

  • Fellowship in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Johns Hopkins Hospital and the National Cancer Institute 2001-2004
  • Chief Resident, Children's Memorial Hospital 2000-2001
  • Resident, Pediatrics, Children's Memorial Hospital 1997-2000
  • Northwestern University 1997

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Microbiome, Host-Microbial Interactions, Infectious Diseases, Molecular Pathogenesis

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Nasal Dysbiosis in Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma Is Characterized by Shifts in Relative Abundances of Non-Staphylococcus Bacteria.

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Developmental Origins of Childhood Metabolic Disease, Thyroid Cancer in Children and Adolescents, Epigenetics, Maternal/Fetal Nutrition and Metabolism

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Short-Term Complications After Total Thyroidectomy in Children.

Community, Population Health, and Outcomes

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Pediatric Mental Health Emergencies, Pediatric Firearm Injury Prevention, Access to Healthcare, Social Determinants of Health, Child Health Advocacy

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Racial and Ethnic Differences in Insurer Classification of Nonemergent Pediatric Emergency Department Visits.

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Anne H. Rowley, MD

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Rowley Laboratory

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Kawasaki Disease, Antibody Responses to Infectious Diseases

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Analysis of Plasmablasts from Children with Kawasaki Disease Reveals Evidence of a Convergent Antibody Response to a Specific Protein Epitope.

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Joon Won Yoon, PhD

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Microbial—Host Interaction, Microbial Adherence, Microbiology

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CRISPR editing of the GLI1 first intron abrogates GLI1 expression and differentially alters lineage commitment.

Community, Population Health, and Outcomes

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Health Policy, Healthcare Quality, Health Disparities, Outcome Measures

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