Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Nehama  Dresner, MD

Nehama Dresner, MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Obstetrics and Gynecology

Focus of Work


Psychomatic Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women's Developmental Issues during childbearing years: Psychological aspects of fertility, pregnancy, loss, parenting, aging, breast and gynecological cancer; pharmacologic questions regarding psychotropic exposure in pregnancy and lactation; hormonally mediated mood disorders. Psychiatric care of medically ill patients.


Education and Certification

  • MD: Loyola University/Stritch School of Medicine (1986)
  • Fellowship: University of Chicago Hospitals (1989)
  • Residency: Univ. of Illinois Hospital (1990)
  • Board Certification: Psychiatry, Psychosomatic Medicine



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