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Our goal is to be a leading national program in health services research that develops innovative patient-centered care practices to improve the quality of emergency care."

Danielle McCarthy, MD, MS
Vice Chair of Research, Department of Emergency Medicine
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

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Emergency Medicine Research Fellowship

Emergency Medicine Research Fellowship

The Northwestern University Emergency Medicine Research Fellowship, certified by the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine, is designed to develop and train fellows to become independent investigators and academic leaders with expertise in health services research.

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Starzl Academy

Former PSTP Trainee Luisa Morales Nebreda, MD

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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Research Newsletter

Research Newsletters

Check out the Research Department's quarterly newsletter, featuring grant updates and overviews, faculty and alumni spotlights, media features, and residency research projects.


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