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Northwestern Medicine creates miniature female reproductive tract

Mariana Alfaro, Print Managing Editor

April 9, 2017

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern researchers have created a miniature model of the female reproductive system, which they hope will change the future of research and treatment of diseases that affect women. The model, called EVATAR, is made out...

Clinic coordinated by Feinberg students provides free primary care to Rogers Park residents

Jake Holland, Assistant Campus Editor

February 15, 2017

Filed under Campus

Students at the Feinberg School of Medicine are putting their skills to use and administering care at a free clinic in Rogers Park. The Indian American Medical Association of Illinois Charitable Foundation Clinic, or the Devon...

Feinberg profs develop apps to improve mental health

Jonah Dylan, Assistant Campus Editor

January 26, 2017

Filed under Campus, Faculty, Science & Technology

Researchers at the Feinberg School of Medicine have designed phone apps that aim to help users reduce depression and anxiety by interacting with the apps only a few times a day. Kathryn Noth Tomasino, who co-authored a stu...

Northwestern program uses speech therapy to combat dementia

Ryan Wangman, Reporter

October 27, 2016

Filed under Campus, Science & Technology

A new speech therapy program aimed at helping people with dementia regain control of their verbal skills significantly improved patients’ language abilities, according to a Northwestern study. The program, called “The Communication...

Feinberg cardiologist named to National Academy of Medicine

Tori Latham, Features Editor

October 19, 2016

Filed under Campus, Science & Technology

The chief of cardiology at the Feinberg School of Medicine was elected to the National Academy of Medicine on Monday. Dr. Clyde Yancy, who also serves as the vice dean for diversity and inclusion at Feinberg, was chosen because...