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Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Family & Community Medicine

Humboldt Park Residency

The Northwestern McGaw Family Medicine Residency at Humboldt Park is committed to providing excellent, innovative training to future family physicians. The program offers a wide array of educational resources and provides residents with an exceptional learning environment.

About the Program

We are located on the northwest side of the city of Chicago at Erie Family Health Center in Humboldt Park. The center delivers high-quality, culturally sensitive, bilingual healthcare to more than 73,000 medical patients. Our mission is to train family physicians with an emphasis on caring for the underserved, research and public policy. We accept eight residents each year.

Santina J G Wheat, MD, MPH
Program Director, Family Medicine Residency Program



See sample rotation schedules for each of the residency’s three years, and learn more about our curriculum as a whole.


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Salary & Benefits

Get information about our resident’s yearly stipends, vacation time and a full overview of benefits for housestaff at McGaw Medical Center.


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Application Process

Find out how to apply, learn about our interview process and get in touch with our program coordinator for more information.

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Get to Know Us

Our Community

Learn more about our clinics and partnerships.


We are proud to partner in our training with the following clinical affiliates and healthcare facilities:

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Housestaff Research Portal

Graduate Research Resources

We offer a wide range of resources, mentorship opportunities and training to help our residents 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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Diversity & Inclusion

We are committed to and inspired by a diverse and inclusive work environment. The Department of Family & Community Medicine seeks to attract inquisitive, motivated residents, faculty and staff and is committed to providing them with every opportunity for success.

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