Genetic Testing and Epilepsy
Study shows genetic testing for epilepsy improves patient outcomes.Read Story
Vitamin D and Muscle Pain
Study examines use of Vitamin D for statin-associated pain.Read Story
Northwestern scientists study the impact of the pandemic.Read Story
Kennedy Receives Neurobiology Prize
Ann Kennedy, PhD, awarded 2022 Eppendorf and Science Prize.Read Story
What Makes Us Unique
In the heart of downtown Chicago, Feinberg invites students, faculty and staff to be part of a forward-thinking institution committed to improving human health through education and discovery.
Our campus, in one of the world's most dynamic and diverse cities, offers an exciting place to live and train.
Feinberg continues to rank among U.S. News & World Report's best medical schools in the country.
Our faculty members contribute to a thriving research enterprise, with work often published in high-impact journals.
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At Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, we’re inspired by possibility and undaunted by complexity. Go inside our world-class laboratories and classrooms and meet our leaders, who are dedicated to improving the future of all human health.
Prizes Awarded by Feinberg
Feinberg awards two annual prizes to honor scientific work of lasting significance; visit the links below to learn about eligibility, nominations and past winners.
Women in Medicine
Women make up over half of our medical students and trainees; are leading over $200 million in funded research and represent over 100 senior leaders at Feinberg. Learn more about the contribution of women at our medical school: those trailblazers of the past; the chairs, chiefs and investigators of today; and the trainees and students who are developing into medicine’s future leaders.
Physician-Scientist Training & Resources
We offer a wide range of resources, mentorship opportunities and formal training programs to help our residents and fellows excel as physician-scientists. Explore all of the resources and hear from housestaff who are making research a major part of their career development plans.
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In the latest issue of Northwestern Medicine magazine, read about new discoveries that shed light on a common (yet very complex) heart issue, how Northwestern basic scientists are leveraging artificial intelligence, and Northwestern Medicine's programs designed to help international patients. Also, get to know the new chief of Allergy and Immunology, Stephanie Eisenbarth, MD, PhD.
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