McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University


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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.

The Graduate Medical Education Office provides administrative support to over 1,100 residents and fellows who are enrolled in over 200 accredited and non-accredited 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.

Learn more about McGaw via the links below.

  • Alumni
    Discover ways for alumni to get involved with McGaw
  • Contact Us
    Connect with our leadership, staff, and affiliated hospital administration
  • Dean’s Message
    Meet our Dean for Graduate Medical Education, Joshua Goldstein, MD, and learn more about his goals for our center
  • Diversity and Inclusion
    Find information about McGaw’s Diversity and Inclusion initiatives
  • Graduate Medical Education Committee
    Meet committee members; understand GMEC responsibilities
  • News
    Learn more from our residents and fellows
  • Program Directory
    Connect with Northwestern residency and fellowship program personnel

About Our Benefactor

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