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Why does sex matter as a biological variable in medical research? Understanding sex differences at the basic cellular level will lead to more specialized medicine for men and women.

Trainee Stories: Ravi Rajaram, MD, MSc

Ravi Rajaram, MD, MSc, is a General Surgery resident in the Department of Surgery and part of the Department of Surgery's Physician-Scientist Training…

Trainee Stories: Ijeoma Okeigwe, MD, MPH

Ijeoma Okeigwe, MD, MPH, is a second-year Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility fellow in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She's stud…

Trainee Stories: Matt Feinstein, MD

Matt Feinstein, MD, is a Cardiovascular Disease fellow in the Division of Cardiology in the Department of Medicine. He’s also now in his sixth year of…

Trainee Stories: Josh Waitzman, MD, PhD

Hear from Josh Waitzman, MD, PhD, an Internal Medicine resident in the Department of Medicine. He's taking part in the Department of Medicine's Physic…

Trainee Stories: Kate Poropatich MD, MPH

Kate Poropatich MD, MPH, recently completed a Pathology residency and is now fellow on the Advanced Training and Research track for Pathology. Her are…

Trainee Stories: Luisa Morales Nebreda, MD

Luisa Morales Nebreda, MD is a third-year Internal Medicine resident for this academic year. Her interests are focused within Pulmonary and Critical C…

Rewriting the Rules

Why does sex matter as a biological variable in medical research? Understanding sex differences at the basic cellular level will lead to more speciali…

Trainee Stories: Steve Xu, MD

Steve Xu, MD, is a third-year resident in Dermatology and a Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Post-Doctoral Fellow. His resea…

Trainee Stories: J.O. DeLancey, MD, MPH

J.O. DeLancey, MD, MPH, is in his fourth-year of Urology residency training and is studying the quality of care provided in clinics and hospitals.

Northwestern Medicine Pharmacology: Building a Foundation for Precision Medicine

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Department of Pharmacology is dedicated to education and cutting-edge research that can help us un…

Pharmacogenomics in African-Americans and Other Understudied Populations

Minoli Perera, PharmD, PhD, associate professor of Pharmacology, studies African American pharmacogenomics, which is the study of an individual’s geno…

Investigating Cellular and Physiological Properties of Nicotine

Ryan Drenan, PhD, associate professor of Pharmacology, investigates the critical cellular and physiological properties associated with nicotine.

Mentor of the Year: Rowland 'Bing' Chang, MD

Rowland Chang MD, MPH, professor of Preventive Medicine, Medicine, and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation is recognized as one of Feinberg’s 2017 Fac…

Mentor of the Year 2017: Claus-Peter Richter, MD, PhD

Claus-Peter Richter, MD, PhD, professor of Otolaryngology is recognized as one of Feinberg’s 2017 Faculty Mentor of the Year recipients.

Investigating the Pharmacogenomics of Chemotherapy Toxicity

Paul Burridge, PhD, assistant professor of Pharmacology, studies how a patient’s genetics cause negative responses such as cardiotoxicity to chemother…