Northwestern University is an educational and research institution. The faculty of Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine provides clinical patient care through affiliated hospitals and practice plans. Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago is the Feinberg School of Medicine’s affiliated hospital dedicated to pediatric care. Lurie Children’s is Illinois’ only freestanding hospital exclusively for children and offers patients access to world-class care in a modern, kid-friendly environment.VISIT LURIE CHILDREN'S
Healthcare Quality and Safety
The Department of Pediatrics performs, supports and trains in improvement science and partners with Northwestern University for more comprehensive training. Healthcare quality and safety initiatives are critical to providing optimal healthcare as well as reducing variations of care which will facilitate greater learning in all forms of research. Faculty involved in these initiatives help train medical students, residents and fellows in quality and safety.