Northwestern University
Feinberg School of Medicine

Founders’ Day 2017

New medical students celebrate, don white coats for the first time.

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Identifying Mutations in Venous Valve Disease

New study pinpoints mutations associated with valve defects.

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Northwestern Hospitals Rank Among the Best

US News & World Report rankings recognize hospital excellence.

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Genetic Risk for Lupus Tied to Ancestry

Ethnic disparities in lupus diagnoses have a genetic basis.

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What Makes Us Unique

In the heart of downtown Chicago, Feinberg invites students, faculty and staff to be part of a forward-thinking institution committed to improving human health through education and discovery.

Northwestern Medicine Magazine

AIDS Investigator Leads Infectious Diseases

Babafemi Taiwo brings international perspective to the Division of Infectious Diseases in Feinberg’s Department of Medicine. Read about Taiwo and meet more of the medical school’s faculty, students and scientists in Northwestern Medicine Magazine.

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Nemmers Prize

Nemmers Prize Nominations Open

The Mechthild Esser Nemmers Prize in Medical Science is awarded to a physician-scientist whose body of research exhibits outstanding achievement in medical science as demonstrated by works of lasting significance. This biennial prize of $200,000 is one of the five Nemmers Prizes administered by Northwestern University. Nominations are now being accepted through November 1.

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Housestaff Research Portal

Graduate Research Resources

We offer a wide range of resources, mentorship opportunities and training to help our residents and fellows excel as physician-scientists. Explore all of the resources and hear from housestaff who are making research a major part of their career development plans.

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