Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Medicine

Jeffrey H Barsuk, MD

Jeffrey H Barsuk, MD

Professor of Medicine (Hospital Medicine) and Medical Education



211 E Ontario Street, 7th Floor
Chicago IL 60611

jbarsuk( at )

Hospital Affiliations

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Education and Certification

MD: Northwestern University/Feinberg School of Medicine (1999)
Residency: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Northwestern Memorial Hospital) (2002)
Board Certification: Hospital Medicine, Internal Medicine


Description of Interests

Dr. Barsuk focused the last eight years of his research on optimizing physicians’ procedure performance using simulation technology. These efforts have been based on the mastery learning theoretical framework, and his research team uses rigorous, validated standards for physician training. His team has published over 40 articles on this topic and demonstrated how this approach to procedure training improves patient care and outcomes.

Interests (Keywords)

Cardiomyopathy; Medical Education; Patient Safety; Quality Improvement; Simulation

Research and Publications

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