Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago


Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, formerly Children’s Memorial Hospital, provides superior pediatric care in a setting that offers the latest benefits and innovations in medical technology, research and family-friendly design. As the largest pediatric provider in the region with a 130 year legacy of excellence, kids and their families are at the center of all we do. 

Lurie Children's is guided by the belief that all children need to grow up in a protective and nurturing environment where each child is given the opportunity to reach their full potential. We believe this vision can provide a brighter future for all children. Our vision is inspired by the courage of children and families. It is sustained by the extraordinary contributions of compassionate, knowledgeable and dedicated staff and volunteers, and built from our tradition of providing unsurpassed health care for children dating back to 1882.

As the pediatric teaching facility of Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine, Lurie Children's is a leader in:

  • Pediatric healthcare delivery;
  • Research into the prevention, causes and treatment of diseases that affect children;
  • Education for physicians, nurses and allied health professionals; and
  • Advocacy for the general well-being of all children.