Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Pediatrics

Community Based Primary Care

The Division of Community Based General Pediatrics within Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine’s (Feinberg) Department of Pediatrics is staffed by contributed service faculty members. These clinical practitioners typically have a private practice of medicine and practice within the McGaw Medical Center. These professionals contribute to the academic mission of the Department of Pediatrics.


Contributed Service faculty members within the Division serve as educators and mentors to medical students, residents and other trainees of at Feinberg. They are involved in clinical research, leadership, and advocacy. Through active participation and mentoring, these faculty members can achieve faculty promotion, recognition, fulfill individual educational needs and reach professional goals. This Division does not offer a fellowship. 

Irwin Benuck

Irwin Benuck, MD
Division Head,
Community Based General Pediatrics