Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Linda L Emanuel, MD, PhD

Linda L Emanuel, MD, PhD

Professor Emeritus of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics)

Focus of Work


High Impact Education Dissemination; Palliative and End-of-life Care Research; Geriatrics and Aging Research; Patient Safety; Family Caregiver Education; Economic Resilience for Caregivers


Education and Certification

  • MD, PhD: Harvard Medical School, Medicine (1984)
  • Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital, General Medicine (1987)
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital, Internal Medicine (1989)