Academics at Northwestern Medicine
We are full-time academic faculty members of Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. We are committed to helping our students, residents, fellows and allied health professionals maximize their potential while preparing them to become future leaders in obstetrics, gynecology and women's health.
We actively teach in the medical school and residency program, as well as train fellows within the Section of Family Planning and Contraception.
To learn more about our work, please visit the Feinberg School of Medicine OB-GYN education section.
In the News
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Research and Clinical Trials
The physicians and researchers of Northwestern Medical Group Faculty OB-GYN conduct and support research studies through Feinberg School of Medicine. The department has an extensive research enterprise, including basic science research and clinical trials.
We’re involved in clinical studies on many topics, including:
To learn more about our research and clinical trials, please visit our research page on the Feinberg School of Medicine website.
Research and Community Healthcare Collaboration
Melissa A. Simon, MD, has extensive involvement in research within and outside Northwestern Medicine: