The Department of Pathology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine educates medical students, graduate students, clinical residents and fellows in pathology and is committed to improving our specialties through impassioned teaching and instruction, innovative research and excellence in patient services though our affiliated care facilities.
The Feinberg School of Medicine, founded in 1859, has built a national reputation for excellence through its leading-edge scientific initiatives, premier clinical facilities and innovative curriculum. The School of Medicine seeks to transform the practice of medicine and profoundly impact human health beyond the individual patient. Feinberg has been recognized as one of the best research-oriented medical schools in the country, currently ranking at an all-time high of 15. Learn more about Feinberg's history of excellence here.
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