2017 AIDS Run & Walk Chicago

Lurie Children's SID

Please join our team to help raise funds on behalf of Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago's Division of Special Infectious Diseases (SID). 90% of funds raised by our team will be returned directly to SID, the remaining 10% of funds raised will be retained by Aids Foundation of Chicago to cover costs associated with donation processing, administration, and event production.  

 

History and Mission of the SID Program: The Special Infectious Diseases (SID) program, under the direction of Dr. Ram Yogev and Dr. Ellen Chadwick, at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago (formerly Children's Memorial Hospital) began treating pediatric HIV/AIDS patients in 1984. The mission of SID is "to provide outstanding holistic medical care to HIV impacted children, adolescents, and caregivers we serve; support HIV education and prevention; conduct effective research to improve therapies and quality of life; and provide advocacy for those living with HIV."

 

Thank you in advance for joining us in our efforts to raise awaresness and funds to support adults, adolescents, and children living with HIV/AIDS in Chicago.

 

 

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