February 2017 –
Dr. Elena M. Kamel of The Women’s Group of Northwestern attended the American Heart Association Chicago Go Red For Women Luncheon to support women’s heart health. There was a beautiful sea of red at the beautiful Palmer House ballroom! Congratulations to all the amazing volunteers and staff on a great Chicago Go Red for Women Luncheon! Go Red For Women – American Heart Association in Chicago has been a leader in the community, bringing awareness and education on heart disease, the No. 1 killer in women. #ChicagoGoesRed #GoRedForWomen
Dr. Jordan Sheran delivered a 6lbs. 14oz. baby girl named Olivia on January 8th, 2017! She is just perfect.
January 30, 2017
ACOG has released a Practice Advisory: Update on Seafood Consumption During Pregnancy in response to the FDA’s and EPA’s revised advice regarding fish consumption. ACOG encourages pregnant women, women who may become pregnant, and breastfeeding mothers to follow the FDA and EPA’s revised advice; to avoid raw and undercooked seafood; and to discuss the revised advice and the potential benefits of seafood consumption with their obstetrician-gynecologists or other obstetric providers. Practice Advisories constitute ACOG clinical guidance.
2016 Highlights –
Knowledge is power…
Please take a moment to learn more about the Zika virus by viewing the video Zika Virus 101.
Published on Feb 11, 2016 by the CDC.
The Zika virus is another wild card dealt to us by nature. It was first discovered in 1947, but only recently grew into one of the newest global health threats, primarily for pregnant women and their unborn children.
Zika Virus – Helpful Informative websites:
Please be sure to check the CDC website for more information and the latest updates regarding the Zika Virus at
Northwestern Medicine has created a very informative page regarding the Zika Virus. For more information, check out http://zika.nm.org/
Important information from the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecology about the Zika Virus – Interim Guidance for Care of Obstetric Patients During a Zika Virus Outbreak (CDC issues interim travel guidance related to Zika virus for 14 Countries and Territories in Central and South America and the Caribbean) http://www.acog.org/…/Practice-Advisory-Interim-Guidance-fo…
We are so proud to have been a part of the Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation #5k/walk! The Lynn Sage #5k RunWalk was a huge success and a great time. It was great meeting everyone that came over to our tent!!
Dr. Levitt participated in the 2015 Bank of America Chicago Marathon with patients, friends and family cheering her on. Congratulations, you inspire us all with your commitment to fitness!
*** We will have more specific information regarding our tent location (meeting point) and any other update in this section. Please check back with us.
Posted September 20th, 2015
Congratulations to all who participated in the first Kevin J Lederer Run For Life event on September 20th! What a beautiful day and 100K was raised that will fund research and 8 IVF cycles for couples in need . We commend Dr Eve Feinberg and all who worked so hard to create such an amazing event. We are proud of the Women’s group of Northwestern team and commend Zoe Levitt and Jonathan Kamel on their athletic awards and fast race times. Thank you to all for your support !
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Go Red for Women Community Expo
So proud to support Heart Disease Awareness with Go Red For Women. Our hearts are so important . Great moment for The Women’s Group and Northwestern Medicine.
(L-R) Beverly Johnson and Stephanie Silas at the Go Red for Women Community Expo.
Go Red for Women Community Expo
From the beginning of the Go Red movement in Chicago, The Women’s Group of Northwestern has been at the forefront in supporting Heart disease awareness for women! We are very excited to be a part of this event, please visit our table…
Prentice mom reflects on Northwestern Medicine physician “dream team” who cared for her and her oldest daughter.
Please take a moment to read this wonderful article currently featuring partner Dr. Kameljeet Murthy and her husband Dr. Karna Murthy on the Northwestern Memorial Blog. This article details a patients experience with her “DREAM TEAM”. It’s a very heartwarming story filled with compassion and much love. This makes me so proud of my colleague and her contribution to excellent patient care.
We welcome our New provider!
Dear friends and colleagues, We are thrilled to announce that Dr. Jordan Sheran joined The Women’s Group of Northwestern in the fall of 2014. She is a wonderful addition to our group with tremendous surgical skills and is extremely personable. She is currently accepting new patients.
Real Men Read Literacy Program
We wanted to share a quick follow up on all our efforts for the Real Men Read literacy program. Thank you to all our friends that helped make this a dream come true! http://blog.nm.org/home/prentice-physicians-staff-patients-help-real-men-read-literacy-program