Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

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Learn what sets us apart as a national leader in the battle to overcome cancer.About Us

Breakthrough Research

Our more than 300 members conduct groundbreaking laboratory, clinical, prevention, behavior and population-based investigations to spur innovative clinical trials and provide cutting-edge treatment options that are often not available elsewhere.

Clinical Trials Cancer Research

Comprehensive Care

We offer a wide range of services that reflect our commitment to caring for each patient from diagnosis through treatment and on to rehabilitation. Learn more about the many ways we show our dedication to exceptional patient care through support groups, patient and caregiver education, financial and emotional counseling and more.

Patient Support

Nemmers Prize in Medical Science Open for Nominations

The $350,000 Mechthild Esser Nemmers Prize in Medical Science is awarded to a biomedical researcher whose body of work exhibits outstanding achievement in biomedical science. Individuals of all nationalities and institutional affiliations are eligible except current or recent members of the Northwestern University faculty and recipients of the Nobel Prize.

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