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Improving Cancer Immunotherapy

Biomarker may identify which patients will respond to treatment.

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Reducing Toxic Aggregates in Parkinson’s

Drug combination could fix broken lysosomal enzyme pathway.

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Uncovering Mechanisms of Herpes Infection

Herpesviruses kidnap proteins to invade nervous system.

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New Insights into Cell Polarity

Previously unknown mechanism helps maintain polarity in cells.

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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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Nemmers Prize

The Mechthild Esser Nemmers Prize in Medical Science is awarded to a physician-scientist whose body of research exhibits outstanding achievement in medical science as demonstrated by works of lasting significance.

ABOUT THE NEMMERS PRIZE

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Women in Medicine

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.

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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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Northwestern Medicine Magazine

Northwestern Medicine Magazine

Read Our Latest Issue

In the latest issue of Northwestern Medicine magazine, read about the African American Transplant Access Program, the new Center for Pathogen Genomics and Microbial Evolution, and Northwestern investigators who are making critical impact on prostate cancer research. Also, get to know Feinberg’s new assistant dean for medical education, Linda Suleiman, MD.

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Northwestern’s Commitment to an Inclusive Environment

All members of the Northwestern University community should be free from harassment and discrimination, and we intend to uphold our values. If any member of the community feels they have been treated unfairly because of their race, country of origin or where they have traveled, please reach out to the Office of Equity.

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