Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Emergency Medicine

Emergency Medicine Residency: Graduate Placement Information

Graduates of Classes 2006-2017 by Practice Type

Academics101/140 (72%)
University-based Faculty43/140 (31%)
Fellowship23/140 (16%)
Community-based Faculty35/140 (25%)
Private Practice38/140 (38%)


Northwestern EM Grads Compares to the National Average

Academics72%
National Average10-20%
Private Practice38%
National Average80-90%


Geographic Distribution

Northwestern EM Classes of 1972-2017
332 Alumni, 38 States, 4 Countries

Midwest55%
West Coast18%
East Coast14%
South13%