Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Women Faculty Organization

Meetings & Membership

Women holding regular or research faculty appointments at the medical school are eligible for membership in Northwestern's WFO. We invite you to attend one of our meetings, held once a month on the first Thursdays of the month (unless otherwise noted) at 4 pm. When on-campus meetings resume, WFO meetings are held in the Women's Health Research Institute Conference Room, Lurie Research Building, Room 10-123, 303 E. Superior St. If you are unable to attend the meetings in person, you may call in via Zoom.

In light of COVID restrictions, meetings are held at the scheduled time via ZOOM. For ZOOM details, contact Meg Kennedy.


For the 2020-2021 academic year, the WFO meetings are scheduled as follows:

WFO Chair


Lisa R Hirschhorn, MD, MPH
WFO Chair, 2020-2021

WFO Co-Chair


Anila Bindal, MD
WFO Co-Chair, 2020-2021

If you are interested in becoming involved in the WFO, please email Meg Kennedy.