Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
John E Franklin, MD, MSc, MA

John E Franklin, MD, MSc, MA

Chief of Addictions in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Associate Dean for Diversity, Inclusion and Student Support

Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical Education and Surgery (Organ Transplantation)

Focus of Work


Chemical dependence, Medical / surgical psychiatry

Education and Certification

  • MD: University of Michigan (1980)
  • MSc: Harvard University, Epidemiology (1999)
  • MA: Northwestern University, Medical Humanities and Bioethics (2014)
  • Residency: Sinai Hospital, Psychiatry (1984)
  • Board Certification: Addiction Psychiatry, Psychiatry