Our seven-year residency program offers three appointments each year and provides residents with challenging, diverse learning experiences. We focus on teaching the most cutting-edge practices in both research and clinical medicine and encourage residents to take advantage of our numerous collaborations in order to better understand how to work in an academic environment.
Learn more about the program via the links below.
Hear from our residency program directors.
- Clinical Training
- Program Overview By Year
- Research Training
Discover resident research training opportunities.
- Academic Day
- Annual Resident Retreat
- Current Residents
- Why Northwestern
Listen to our residents
sharewhy they chose Northwestern.
- Life In Chicago
- How to Apply
Find key dates and deadlines and review application materials.
- Stay Informed
Housestaff Training at McGaw
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University offers exceptional training experiences at nationally ranked hospitals and fosters a culture of diversity, innovation and excellence.
Learn more about the benefits of training at a world-class academic medical center in a diverse and vibrant city of Chicago. Further program details, including the Department of Medicine housestaff manual and a sample training contract, are available on our McGaw Medical Center Graduate Education site.
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.VISIT THE STARZL ACADEMY SITE