Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Pediatrics

Pulmonary Medicine

The Department of Pediatrics’ Division of Pulmonary Medicine at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is one of only two accredited training programs in Pediatric Pulmonology in Chicago. Through a partnership with Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago (Lurie Children’s) medical students and residents can learn at the city’s the largest pulmonary practice from award-winning faculty.


The eight faculty members in the Division of Pulmonary Medicine have received multiple awards for excellence in teaching and patient care. Complementary programs, staffed by additional faculty as well as the Division’s faculty, include:

The Program offers one accredited fellowship annually through the National Resident Matching Program.


The Division has a robust research component, contributing to the overall commitment to the diagnosis, treatment and patient education of Cystic Fibrosis, Sickle Cell Lung Disease, Asthma, Bronchiolitis, and other lung diseases that affect children.

Patient Care

Clinical facilities include a pulmonary inpatient unit and outpatient facilities at Lurie Children’s Hospital and four satellite sites in Glenbrook, Westchester, Central DuPage Hospital, and Northwest Community Hospital.

The clinical facilities include:

In 2014, U.S. News and World Report ranked the pulmonary care at Lurie Children’s 17th in the nation.

Mary Nevin, MD

Mary Nevin, MD
Interim Division Head,
Pulmonary Medicine

Contact Us

For more information, contact the Department of Pediatrics Division of Pulmonary Medicine.


Visit our fellowship page to learn more about advanced educational opportunities in the Division of Pulmonary Medicine.