Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Margaret (Molly) L Westwater, MD

Margaret (Molly) L Westwater, MD

Instructor of Pediatrics (Hospital-Based Medicine)

Focus of Work


Career interest in global health; currently involved in coordination of bi-directional exchange program for pediatric residents with our sister site in Mwanza, Tanzania. Research involving medical education abroad and use of low-resource simulation. Clinical interests focus on inpatient medicine, particularly neonatal care.


Education and Certification

  • MD: Indiana University School of Medicine (2009)
  • Residency: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Children’s Memorial Hospital), Pediatrics (2012)
  • Board Certification: Pediatrics