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Specialty Interest Groups

Medical students at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine organize and maintain a number of specialty interest groups to more fully expose their peers to specific areas in medicine. These school-sponsored groups offer lectures, workshops, clinical experiences and mentoring. Through participation in the groups, students can become more knowledgeable about a particular specialty to assist in their career decisions.

Current groups include:

  • Anesthesiology Interest Group
  • Cardiology Interest Group
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery Interest Group
  • Dermatology Interest Group
  • Emergency Medicine Interest Group
  • Endocrinology Interest Group
  • Family Medicine Interest Group
  • Gastroenterology Interest Group
  • Global Surgery Student Alliance
  • Infectious Disease Interest Group
  • Internal Medicine Society
  • Neurological Surgery Interest Group
  • NU STAT (Student Transplant Action Team)
  • OB/GYN Interest Group
  • Oncology Interest Group
  • Ophthalmology Interest Group
  • Orthopaedic Surgical Society
  • Otolaryngology Interest Group
  • Pediatrics Interest Group
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Interest Group
  • Plastic Surgery Interest Group
  • Psychiatry and Child Psychiatry Interest Group
  • Radiology Interest Group
  • Society of Preventive Medicine
  • Sports Medicine Interest Group
  • Student Interest Group in Neurology
  • Surgical Society for the Underrepresented in Medicine
  • Urology Interest Group
  • Women in Orthopedics