Northwestern University
Feinberg School of Medicine

Using Serine to Control Inflammation

Amino acid controls activity of protein that drives inflammation.

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Therapeutic Toxins

Exploring how bacterial toxins can be turned into new treatments.

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Genes Associated With Substance Use

Scientists identify variants linked to tobacco and alcohol use.

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Increasing Adherence to Guidelines

Quality program boosts blood thinner use in atrial fibrillation.

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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.

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Discover Feinberg

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.

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Northwestern Medicine Magazine

Northwestern Medicine Magazine

Read Our Latest Issue

Looking back on a year of influential scientific discovery in the new issue of Northwestern Medicine Magazine. We’re also showcasing medical students’ unique longitudinal clerkships, the transformative potential of bacterial toxins, and a unique program to reduce kidney transplant disparities, as well as a profile of Melissa Simon, Feinberg’s health equity champion.

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2018 Nemmers Prize in Medical Science

Meet Stuart H. Orkin, MD

Stuart H. Orkin, MD, was awarded the 2018 Mechthild Esser Nemmers Prize in Medical Science. Orkin is a pioneering hematologist who has made discoveries into blood cell development and the genetic basis of blood disorders.

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Housestaff Research Portal

Graduate Research Resources

We offer a wide range of resources, mentorship opportunities and training 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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