Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Michael R Carr, MD

Michael R Carr, MD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Cardiology)

Focus of Work


My main area of clinical interest lies in pediatric echocardiography and general clinical pediatric cardiology, with an emphasis on Kawasaki Disease. I also have an interested in fetal cardiology. I have a passion for medical student, resident and fellow education, and devote a good deal of my time to these endeavors, mostly from a clinical standpoint. My main areas of research interest include pediatric echocardiography, Kawasaki disease and education.


Education and Certification

  • MD: Loyola University/Stritch School of Medicine (1998)
  • Internship: National Naval Medical Center, Pediatrics (1999)
  • Residency: National Naval Medical Center, Pediatrics (2001)
  • Fellowship: Texas Children's Hospital, Pediatrics Cardiology (2006)
  • Board Certification: Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatrics