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


The Department of Family and Community Medicine has an active research enterprise, with expertise in research methodology, medical education and community health.  Our department is committed to robust community-academic partnerships, focusing on projects with immediate local impacts as well as generalizable scientific relevance. We aim to build capacity within organizations to engage in research, evaluation and quality improvement efforts.


Our Latest Work

Explore our research enterprising by browsing recent examples of scientific publications from faculty and residents within the Department of Family & Community Medicine.


Community-Engaged Scholarship

Research Education and Service Learning Initiative

RESLI is an initiative of the Department of Family and Community Medicine to promote community-engaged scholarship related to research and quality improvement. RESLI delivers online professional development programs to residents, community clinicians and other health professionals and provides support and infrastructure needed to productively engage in scholarly activity.

For more information about RESLI, please contact Assistant Director of Research, Katherine Wright.

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.

Visit the Housestaff Research Portal

Your generous support helps us reach our educational and scientific goals.

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