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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.
Our campus, in one of the world's most dynamic and diverse cities, offers an exciting place to live and train.
Feinberg continues to rise in US News & World Report rankings of the best research-oriented medical schools in the country.
Our faculty members contribute to a thriving research enterprise, with work often published in high-impact journals.
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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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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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In the latest issue of Northwestern Medicine magazine, read about Feinberg scientists investigating inflammation, how D. James Surmeier, PhD, has steered the Department of Neuroscience to a new name, and how Northwestern Medicine’s Center for Spine Health gets patients back on their feet. Also, get to know Galter Health Sciences Library and Learning Center director Kristi Holmes, PhD.
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