Welcome from the President

Welcome to The Woman's Board of Northwestern Memorial Hospital. We are a group of 85 Active members of all ages, professional backgrounds and expertise. We have an additional 24 members, nine of whom just celebrated 50 years of service.  We are dedicated to providing vital support to Northwestern Memorial Hospital's patient care initiatives, programs, facilities and research.  The Board impacts many areas of the hospital helping to ensure that it is truly state-of-the-art and one of the top hospitals in the country.  We are currently in our third year of a $7 million ten-year pledge.  Funding has been allocated to areas such as psychiatry, genetics, women's health issues, cardiology, gastroenterology, infectious disease, opioid abuse, palliative care, brain research, stress management, blood clots in newborns, social anxiety associated with gender identification, gestational diabetes and so much more.  The Board is also involved in community clinics such as the Erie Health Center and Community Health Center.  Please explore our website to learn more about the many activities of our Board.

Charenton Zelov Drake

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