Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Medicine

General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics

About Us

“We provide care for acute medical problems and chronic diseases, and we have nationally recognized programs to provide the preventive care people need to stay healthy.”

– Jeffrey Linder, MD

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“We embrace the importance of quality of life – a sense of satisfaction, meaningful activity, and the ability to express values and enjoy relationships – as an integral component of health care for older adults.”

– Lee Lindquist, MD

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What We Do

Faculty: Meet the Team

View individual profiles of our faculty members and learn about their research and clinical specialties.

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David T Liss, PhD

Research Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics)

My program of research seeks to test and evaluate new models of team-based, high-value primary care delivery.

Lenore F Soglin, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics)

Primary care internal medicine, Women's healthcare, intimate partner violence

David B Neely, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics)

Comprehensive care of adults, Medical care of the patient with hypertension, Patients with complex medical problems

Robert J Havey, MD

Clinical Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics)

-Medical Director-Northwestern Primary and Specialty care -Vice President, Operations, Northwestern Medical Group -Founder and Director-The Global Health Initiative at Northwestern Feinberg school of Medicine -Recruitment Committee, Primary Care, NMG

Karin B Ulstrup, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics)

Calcium plus vitamin D intake in premenopausal women. Educational information to influence health behaviors

Ronald T Ackermann, MD, MPH

Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics), Medical Social Sciences and Medicine (Endocrinology)

My work focuses on ways to improve health and healthcare through the efficient coordination of health promotion and disease prevention activities across healthcare and community settings. I am considered a national expert in pragmatic research and natural experiments to improve the prevention and control of diabetes and other chronic conditions. My additional interests include advancing health equity, eliminating health disparities, healthcare provider interventions, quality improvement, cost effectiveness analysis, behavioral economics, and strategies for engaging community members and policy...

Arnold M Tatar, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics)

Preventive medicine through lifestyle counseling, early detection, and treatment to achieve optimal control and avoid complicatons.

Anne Furey Schultz, MD

Clinical Instructor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics)

Dr. Schultz' practices general internal medicine. She has a particular interest in women's health and preventive medicine.

Kevin E Hunt, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics)

Hypertension research. Wellness behavior interest Working in Uganda, Africa

Kenzie A Cameron, PhD, MPH

Research Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics), Medical Education, Medical Social Sciences and Preventive Medicine

Dr. Cameron is a health services researcher who has a background in communication and health behavior theory, with a particular focus on health communication and social influence. Her interests include addressing racial and ethnic disparities, as well as using both quantitative and qualitative methods to increase individuals' use of preventive services such as adult vaccinations and cancer screenings.

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Diversity and Inclusion

The department works toward an environment of inclusion and support through the Diversity and Cultural Affairs Council and through several dedicated events and initiatives.

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Housestaff Research Portal

Graduate Research Resources

We offer a wide range of resources, mentorship opportunities and training to help our residents and fellows 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.

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Mary Pat Mauro

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You can contact MaryPat Mauro for more information on supporting the Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics at 312-503-1090 or marypat.mauro@northwestern.edu.

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