Lurie Children’s Appoints Dr. Thomas Shanley as President and CEO

December 06, 2019

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago today announced that its Board of Directors has elected Thomas Shanley, MD, to President & CEO, effective immediately. Dr. Shanley succeeds Patrick M. Magoon who served in this role for 22 years and will support the transition as Emeritus CEO for one year.

Dr. Shanley previously served as Chair of Pediatrics at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and President Chief Research Officer of Stanley Manne Children's Research Institute at Lurie Children’s. He recently led the relocation of Manne Research Institute to the new state-of-the-art facility within blocks of the hospital, which strengthened the connection between the earliest phase of laboratory research and clinical work, and promoted a closer partnership with Northwestern University and Feinberg School of Medicine. Read more...