Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Wlodzimierz M Wisniewski, MD, MHPE

Wlodzimierz M Wisniewski, MD, MHPE

Health System Clinician of Pediatrics (Hospital-Based Medicine)

Focus of Work


Physician with over 20 years of experience in neonatology and pediatrics. Special focus on providing care to sick newborn babies in collaboration with neonatal nurse practitioners and pediatricians. My interests outside of clinical practice are concentrated in three main areas: 1) Quality improvement and health care inefficiencies, 2) Assessment of research trials and new biotechnologies in medicine, 3) Health education and medical informatics.

Clinical Focus

Care of premature and sick newborn babies with attention to family needs for individualized care and health education.


Education and Certification

  • MD: Poznan University of Medical Sciences, Poland (1991)
  • MHPE: University of Illinois - Chicago (2001)
  • Residency: University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, Pediatrics (1998)
  • Fellowship: University of Illinois College of Medicine, Neonatology (2001)



Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago Box 152
225 E Chicago Avenue
Chicago IL 60611