Edward Linn, MD

Edward Linn, MD, FACOG, NCMP

Obstetrics & Gynecology Chicago, IL

Associate Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University Feinberg School Of Medicine

Office Address

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  • Cook County Health and Hospital System, 1900 W. Polk Street, Chi
    Suite 544
    Chicago, IL 60612
    Phone: (312) 864-5901
    Fax: (312) 864-9579

Dr. Linn's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology: General Obstetrics & Gynecology

Dr. Linn's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • ChairmanJohn H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County
    Chicago, IL
    Interim Chairman (2008-2009); Active Attending (2008-present)
  • System-Wide ChairmanCook County Health and Hospital System
  • Attending PhysicianSkokie Hospital- North Shore University Health System
    Skokie, IL
  • LecturerUniversity of Illinois
  • ChairmanRush North Shore Medical Center
    Skokie, IL
    Director (1995-2004); Director of Women’s Health (2004-2008); Chief Process Improvement And Safety Officer Six-Sigma Greenbelt (2004-2008)
  • ChairmanLutheran General Hospital – Advocate
    Park Ridge, IL
  • ChairmanAdvocate Lutheran General Hospital
    Park Ridge, IL
    Attending Physician (1994-2004)
  • Attending PhysicianRush-Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center
    Chicago, IL
  • Associate ProfessorRush Medical College
    Chicago, IL
    Associate Chairman (1992-1994); Director (1992-1994)
  • Assistant ProfessorNorthwestern University Medical School
    Chicago, IL
  • Vice-ChairmanSaint Joseph Hospital
    Chicago, IL
    Attending Physician (1989-1992); Co-director (1989-1992)
  • Associate ChairmanMichael Reese Hospital and Medical Center
    Chicago, IL
    Associate Attending Physician (1978-1981); Coordinator, Educational Programs (1978-1983); Secretary (1978-1985); Attending Physician (1981-1989); Vice-Chairman (1986-1987); Director, Women’s Health Program (1987-1989); Director, Student Ed Program (1987-1989)
  • Clinical Assistant ProfessorUniversity of Chicago
    Chicago, IL
    Clinical Instructor (1978-1981)

Dr. Linn's Education & Medical Training

  • Michael Reese Hospital and Medical CenterMichael Reese Hospital and Medical CenterChief Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Medical CenterMichael Reese Hospital and Medical CenterResidency, Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • U of Chicago, Pritzker Sch of MedUniversity of Chicago Pritzker School of MedicineMedical School
  • University of IllinoisUniversity of IllinoisOther Training, BS, Biology

Dr. Linn's Certifications & Licensure

  • IL State Medical LicenseIL State Medical License1975 - 2014
  • American Board of Obstetrics and GynecologyAmerican Board of Obstetrics and GynecologyObstetrics & Gynecology, 1980
  • North American Menopause SocietyNorth American Menopause SocietyCertified Menopause Provider, 2005, Current

Dr. Linn's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Ob-Gyn Rush North Shore Medical CenterOutstanding TeacherOb-Gyn Rush North Shore Medical Center, 2007
  • 2002, 2004, 2005Top Doctors in America2002, 2004, 2005, 2006
  • Chicago Magazine, 2002, 2004Top DoctorsChicago Magazine, 2002, 2004, 2006
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Dr. Linn's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Human lymphotoxin obtained from established lymphoid lines: Purification characteristics and inhibition by anti-immunoglobulin.Amino N, Linn ES, Pysher TJ, Mier R, Moore GE, DeGroot LF, J. Immonul
  • Isolation guidelines for obstetrical patients and newborns.Weinstein RA, Boyer KM, Linn ES, American J Obstet Gynec
  • The Functional Assessments of Cancer Therapy Scale: development and validation of the general measure.Cella D.F., Tulsky D.S., Gray G., Sarafian B., Linn E., Bonomi A, Journal of Clinical Oncology
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  • Who best cares for the postmenopausal woman’s comprehensive medical and health needs?Linn ES, Lundberg GD, Medscape General Medicine
  • Contraception in the 1990’s: An Update, CME Video Services, American Association of Family Physicians.Linn ES

Dr. Linn's Professional Memberships

  • FellowAmerican College of Obstetrics and Gynecology - ACOGFellow
  • MemberNorth American Menopause Society - NAMSMember
  • MemberChicago Gynecological SocietyMember
  • MemberAssociation of Professors Gynecology and ObstetricsMember
  • MemberChicago Medical SocietyMember
  • MemberIllinois State Medical SocietyMember
  • MemberCouncil of University Chairs of Obsterics and GynecologyMember

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