University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center

Staff Information

Main Line
Phone: 1-312-355-0732
Fax: 1-312-355-0739


George Hoganson, MD
Division Head, Pediatric Genetics


Zohra Shad, MD
Medical Geneticist


Lauren Dwyer, RD, LDN


Amanda Nelson, MS, RD, LDN


Shannon O’Brien, MS, RD, LDN


Rich Dineen, MS, CGC
Genetic Counselor


Anne McRae, MS, CGC
Genetic Counselor


Clinic Address:

1801 West Taylor Street
Suite 2E
Chicago, IL 60612



Blood Spot Mailing Address:

Biochemical Genetics Laboratory

840 South Wood Street 12th Floor M/C 856

Chicago, IL 60612


Satellite Offices/Clinics:

Advocate Hope Children’s Hospital- (2nd & 4th Friday afternoons)
Advocate Christ Medical Center
4440 West 95th St.
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
Terri Blase, MS genetic counselor
T 708-684-1563
F 708-684-4753


Naperville Clinic (2nd Thursday)
Napeville Professional Building
1020 East Ogden Ave, Suite 302
Naperville, IL 60563
T: 708.503.3342
F: 630.717.1951


Rockford Memorial Hospital (usually Tuesday & Thursday)
Department of Medical Genetics
2400 North Rockton Avenue
Rockford, IL 61103
Diane Simon, MS, RD, LDN
Dietitian: 815.971.5782
Suzie Stillwell, MS, CGC
Genetic Counselor: 815.971.5069
Gina Morley, MS, CGC
Genetic Counselor: 815.971.5069
Jamie Ritter, Clinic Coordinator
T: 815.971.5069
F: 715.968.7830


Springfield Clinic (3rd Thursday in February, June and October)
Springfield Department of Public Health
2833 South Grand Avenue East
Springfield, IL 62703
Stacey Darland, RN coordinator
T : 217.789.2182
F: 217.789.2203