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The Great Lakes Center for Children's Environmental Health

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Patient may be seeen at:

University Health Services (U of I) at
835 S. Wolcott Ave.
Chicago, IL 60612

Children's Clinic

The Center has a multi-disciplinary pediatric environmental health clinic staffed by experts in environmental medicine, pediatrics, clinical toxicology, and industrial hygiene. The clinic is open to children from infancy through adolescence and evaluates children with environmental exposures to chemicals, physical stressors, and bio-aerosols. We accept self-referrals as well as physician referrals.

For more information, or to make a clinic appointment: call Ann Naughton, RN at 312-864-5526.

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Who We Are

Susan Buchanan, MD MPH
Director of PEHSU, Associate Professor of Family Medicine, Occupational and Environmental Medicine, and Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences at the University of Illinois, Chicago

Nick Newman, DO
Director of PEHSU satellite at Cincinnati Children's Hospital, Medical Director of Pediatric Environmental Health and Lead Clinic, Assistant Professor at University of Cincinnati

Alanah Raykovich, MPH
Program Coordinator

Ann Naughton, RN MPA COHN-S
Nurse at University of Illinois Chicago
312 864-5520

Director of Research, Toxikon Consortium, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, Rush University

Helen Binns, MD MPH
Director, Lead Evaluation Clinic at Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Professor in Pediatrics, Primary Care, and Preventative Medicine at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Gary Loy, MD MPH
Maternal Fetal Medicine Consultant and Obstetric Laborist, Vice-Chair and Clerkship Director, Professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Rush University Medical College

Deepak Kamat, MD PhD FAAP
Michigan State 'Champion', Pediatrician and Professor in Pediatrics at Children's Hospital of Michigan Detroit Specialty Center

Indra Frank, MD MPH
Indiana State 'Champion', Environmental Health Project Director at the Hoosier Environmental Council, Adjunct Faculty at Indiana University Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health

Matt Kiefer, MD MPH
Wisconsin State 'Champion', Occupational Medicine Physician at the Marshfield Clinic

Beth Baker, MD MPH
Minnesota State 'Champion', Chief Medical Officer for Canadian Pacific Railway, Resident and founder of Medical and Toxicology Consulting Services, Ltd