Susan Cohn, MD, Pediatric Hematology & Oncology, Chicago, IL

SusanLernerCohnMD

Pediatric Hematology & Oncology Chicago, IL

Pediatric Solid Tumor Oncology

Professor of Pediatrics, University of Chicago Medicine

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Education & Training

  • McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
    McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern UniversityFellowship, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 1984 - 1987
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Medical CenterResidency, Pediatrics, 1980 - 1984
  • University of Illinois College of Medicine
    University of Illinois College of MedicineClass of 1980
  • Northwestern University
    Northwestern UniversityB.A., 1972 - 1976

Certifications & Licensure

  • IL State Medical License
    IL State Medical License 1981 - 2023
  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Top Cancer Doctor Newsweek and Castle Connolly, 2015-2020
  • Top Doctor in the Chicago Metro Area Castle Connolly, 2005-2020
  • Top Doctor in the Chicago Metro Area Chicago Magazine, 2005-2020
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Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Children's Oncology Group's 2013 blueprint for research: neuroblastoma  
    Park JR, Bagatell R, London WB, Maris JM, Cohn SL, Mattay KM, Hogarty M; COG Neuroblastoma Committee, Pediatr Blood Cancer, 1/1/2013
  • Two Cases of Localized Neuroblastoma with Multiple Segmental Chromosomal Alterations and Metastatic Progression  
    Morales La Madrid A, Nall MB, Ouyang K, Minor A, Raca G, Kent P, Miller I, Schleiermacher G, Janoueix-Lerosey I, and Cohn SL, Ped Blood Cancer, 1/1/2013
  • Progression-Free Survival of Two Cases of High-risk Neuroblastoma with Refractory/Relapsed Disease Following Surgery Alone  
    Sokol E, Haut PR, Gosiengfiao Y, Feinstein K, Pytel P, and Cohn SL, Ped Blood Cancer, 1/1/2013
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Grant Support

  • Pediatric Cancer Data CommonsSt. Baldrick’s Foundation2019–2025
  • Targeting DNA Double Strand Break (DSB) Repair Pathways in NeuroblastomaHyundai Hope on Wheels2020–2022
  • ITM 2.0: Advancing Translational Science in Metropolitan ChicagoNIH/NCATS2017–2022
  • 5-hydroxymethylcytosine-based Biomarkers for Children with NeuroblastomaThe Super Jake Foundation2019–2021
  • Genome-Wide 5hmC Profiling of Neuroblastoma Tumors and Patient Cell Free DNAAlex's Lemonade Stand Foundation2017–2019
  • MELK, A New Therapeutic Target for NeuroblastomaHyundai Hope on Wheels2017–2019
  • Children's Oncology GroupNCI2012–2019
  • The Role Of Sparc In Neuroblastoma AngiogenesisNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke2007
  • The Role Of Sparc In Neuroblastoma AngiogenesisNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke2004–2006
  • Pediatric Oncology GroupNational Cancer Institute1999–2002
  • Elav-Like Proteins In NeuroblastomaNational Cancer Institute1997–2000
  • Molecular Mechanisms Of Differentiation In NeuroblastomaNational Cancer Institute1990–1994

Committees

  • Member, Board of Directors, Conquer Cancer Foundation (ASCO) 2017 - Present
  • Member, Board of Directors, St. Baldrick's Foundation 2017 - Present

Professional Memberships