Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Megan Colleen McHugh, PhD

Megan Colleen McHugh, PhD

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine

Focus of Work


Dr. McHugh is a health services researcher with an interest in federal policy making, employer-led health reform efforts, quality improvement, patient flow and emergency department crowding, and the safety net. She has conducted numerous multi-method, multi-site program and policy evaluations.


Education and Certification

  • MPP: College of William and Mary, Public Policy (1999)
  • PhD: George Washington Un, Public Policy (2008)