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Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Medicine


About Us

The Division of Immunotherapy and Autoimmune Diseases is dedicated to research and training related to severe autoimmune diseases and develops methods that allow the safe isolation, manipulation, and preservation of populations of stem cells and immune cells for therapeutic purposes.

“The division’s clinical center is the only one in the world devoted to a unique area of treatment and research utilizing stem-cell transplantation in clinical trials for autoimmune diseases and vascular diseases.”

– Richard Burt, MD

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What We Do

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We welcome your questions and comments.

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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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MaryPat Mauro

We invite your philanthropic partnership in helping us achieve our research and teaching missions each day.

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You can contact MaryPat Mauro for more information on supporting the Division of Immunotherapy at 312-503-1090 or

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