Robert H. Lurie died from advanced colon cancer on June 20, 1990, but his legacy lives on in the hearts and minds of his wife, Ann, his six children and those who knew him. Learn more about Bob and the Lurie Cancer Center’s history.
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About Robert H. Lurie
Together with the following hospitals, the Lurie Cancer Center treats more than 10,000 new cancer cases each year.
Northwestern Memorial HospitalNorthwestern Memorial Hospital ranks in the top 10 of U.S. News & World Report's national honor roll of best hospitals.
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of ChicagoAnn & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago ranks as one of the top children's hospitals nationwide.
Shirley Ryan AbilityLabIn March 2017, the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago became the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab. This move brings not only a physical change of address but a whole new model to the field of rehabilitation.
Jesse Brown Veterans Affairs Medical Center
The medical center aims to honor America's veterans by providing them with exceptional healthcare.