Barbara Lockart received her Master’s degree from Emory University and Doctorate of Nursing from Rush University. She is a pediatric nurse practitioner in both pediatric surgery, where she is coordinator for the fertility preservation program and is also a nurse practitioner in solid tumor section for the Hematology/Oncology/Stem Cell Division.
Ms. Lockart has spoken national and internationally on issues pertaining to pediatric, adolescent and young adult oncology patients. Ms. Lockart serves on several task forces within the Children’s Oncology Group (COG) and served as co-chair of the COG committee to develop evidence based guidelines for fertility preservation in pediatric and adolescent cancer patients. In addition to her work at Lurie Children’s Hospital, Ms. Lockart has participated in humanitarian missions in Haiti and Latin America, as well as volunteering in a refugee camp in Greece.
- Putting Evidence into Practice: Results from Two COG EBP Teams (C229)
- Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital
- Chicago, Illinois