Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Pediatrics

Neurocritical Care Fellowship

The Ruth D. and Ken M. Davee Pediatric Neurocritical Care Program at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in the Department of Pediatrics, Divisions of Neurology and Critical Care Medicine invites applications from candidates interested in training in pediatric neurocritical care. During this training program, the Fellow will develop expertise in the recognition, evaluation, and acute and long-term management of acute neurologic insults including, but not limited to, traumatic brain injury, stroke, refractory status epilepticus, autoimmune and demyelinating disorders, CNS infections, metabolic, neuromuscular disorders, and neurologic complications of critical illness.  The Fellow will develop expertise in the use and interpretation of neurophysiologic data such as prolonged video EEG recording, near-infrared spectroscopy, and transcranial doppler sonography.

The Ann and Robert H Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago is a 336 bed free-standing children’s hospital that serves the city of Chicago and beyond.  It houses the 40-bed Lefkofsky Family Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, the 36-bed Regenstein Cardiac Care unit, and the 44-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.  There are active cardiac surgery, transplant, and ECMO programs.  It is a national leader for pediatric subspecialty care and is consistently ranked in the US News & World Report Best Children’s Hospitals Honor Roll.

Housestaff Research Portal

Feinberg has the infrastructure and resources to assist McGaw trainees interested in conducting scientific research. Visit our Housestaff Research Portal to learn more.