Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Nichell  Tidwell, MD

Nichell Tidwell, MD

Instructor of Pediatrics (Emergency Medicine)

Focus of Work


I have more than 25 years experience as a Pediatrician and over the years have worked in both Suburban and Urban Hospital based setting. I also completed a 2 year Pediatric Emergency Room fellowship training. I am currently a clinical Instructor of the Phase 1b Clinical Education Course for the second year medical students at Northwestern School of Medicine. In addition I am a co-advisor for the 1st year medical students who are involved in the Pediatric Interest Group.

Academic Focus

Clinical Education and teaching with both medical students and residents

Education and Certification

  • MD: Howard University (1990)
  • Residency: University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Pediatrics (1993)
  • Fellowship: University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Pediatrics Emergency Medicine (1995)
  • Board Certification: Pediatrics



Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago Box 62
225 E Chicago Avenue
Chicago IL 60611