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Welcome to the McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University website. McGaw is an Illinois not-for-profit corporation that sponsors, administers and supports graduate medical education. It is the administrative link to Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and the hospitals that make up the training consortium.

Our Mission

McGaw is committed to fostering safe learning and well-being in a culture emphasizing the progressive evolution of Graduate Medical Education training by ensuring excellent teaching, innovative research, and the personal and intellectual growth of its residents and fellows dedicated to the highest possible standards of clinical patient care in a diverse academic community.

The Graduate Medical Education Office provides administrative support to over 1,200 residents and fellows who are enrolled in more than 180 accredited and non ACGME programs in McGaw.

Training at Northwestern

Our campus is in the heart of Chicago — a vibrant, multicultural city with much to experience and enjoy. Our programs offer diverse clinical experiences with some of the top professionals in their field and prepare physicians for professional success.

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About Our Benefactor

McGaw was chartered in 1966 thanks in part to the generosity of the late Foster G. and Mary McGaw.

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