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Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Medicine
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The Division of Nephrology is actively engaged in research activities on both the Chicago and Evanston campuses and has close ties and shared training with the Department of Pediatrics, Division of Nephrology at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago and the Institute for Public Health and Medicine. Our newly renovated state-of-the-art research facility boasts research space that comprise activities ranging from bench to bedside. We focus on collaborative research within other divisions and centers at Feinberg. 

T32 Training Grant

The Northwestern University Scientist Training Program in Kidney Disease is a mentored training program sponsored by a National Research Service Award from the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. The program nurtures bright, academically oriented MDs, MD/PhDs and PhDs in pursuit of a career in kidney research.


Our clinical research programs are active and growing rapidly. Learn more about the work conducted by labs within our division.

Research Institute and Centers

Discover the connections between our division and many of the innovative research centers throughout Northwestern Medicine:

Clinical Trials

View ongoing clinical trials related to nephrology and hypertension.


Read about the latest discoveries within our division.  

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