Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Bruce L Henschen, MD, MPH

Bruce L Henschen, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics)

Focus of Work

Bio

I am currently a general internist at Northwestern. I received my MD and MPH degrees from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in 2012 and completed residency training in Internal Medicine at Northwestern in 2015. I served as Chief Medical Resident during 2015-2016 and am currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics.

Academic Focus

I am interested particularly in transitions of care between the hospital and the clinic and am the co-director of the Complex High Admission Management Program (CHAMP), a clinic caring for medically complex patients who are frequently hospitalized. I am also involved in medical student and resident education, including primary care education and curriculum development. I am involved in the Feinberg Education Centered Medical Home, a longitudinal clinical clerkship for teams of medical students t...[Read full text]I am interested particularly in transitions of care between the hospital and the clinic and am the co-director of the Complex High Admission Management Program (CHAMP), a clinic caring for medically complex patients who are frequently hospitalized. I am also involved in medical student and resident education, including primary care education and curriculum development. I am involved in the Feinberg Education Centered Medical Home, a longitudinal clinical clerkship for teams of medical students to meaningfully contribute to clinical care.[Shorten text]

Clinical Focus

Clinically, I am interested in general internal medicine, primary care, and preventive care. I believe in active listening, understanding the patient's perspective on their illness, and both treating and proactively preventing disease.

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Education and Certification

  • MPH: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Public Health (2012)
  • MD: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine (2012)
  • Residency: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center, Chief Medical Resident (2015)

Contact

Clinic (for patients): 312-695-8630
Administrative office: 312-926-6895

NMH/Galter Room Galter 18-200
251 E Huron
Chicago IL 60611