Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Medicine

General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics

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“We provide care for acute medical problems and chronic diseases, and we have nationally recognized programs to provide the preventive care people need to stay healthy.”

– Jeffrey Linder, MD

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Faculty: Meet the Team

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Aparna  Priyanath Gupta, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics)

Prevention and Lifestyle Management of Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes, Womens Health

David B Neely, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics)

Comprehensive care of adults, Medical care of the patient with hypertension, Patients with complex medical problems

Cheryl L Wilkes, MD

Instructor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics)

Primary care internal medicine, Women's healthcare

Matthew M Davis, MD

Professor of Pediatrics (Academic General Pediatrics and Primary Care), Medical Social Sciences, Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics) and Preventive Medicine

I am general pediatrician/internist with deep interest and multifaceted activities in population-centered, timely health services and policy research within the context of community needs. I also have strong interests in interdisciplinary research that stretches over the lifecourse, and translational research that connects medical advances with community impact. My central areas of methods expertise are survey research and policy-focused analyses of health services data, and my areas of subject matter expertise include vaccines and health insurance.

Kathryn K Hufmeyer, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics)

I completed my medical education at Northwestern's Feinberg School of Medicine in 2011 and completed my residency training in internal medicine at Northwestern through the McGaw Medical Center in 2014. I am currently a practicing general internist and an Assistant Professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine. I previously completed my Masters in Education through the Alliance for Catholic Education at the University of Notre Dame in 2007.

Matthew J O'Brien, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics) and Preventive Medicine

My work aims to eliminate health disparities in U.S. Latinos by examining the underlying causes and developing interventions to address them. Since 2007, my colleagues and I have focused on community health workers as a culturally-competent workforce to promote health and prevent disease in this population. Partnered closely with community-based organizations, we have developed and tested community health worker programs to prevent cancer, cardiovascular disease, and most recently diabetes. We conduct qualitative and epidemiologic studies to identify intervention targets in Latinos and develop...

Kevin E Hunt, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics)

Hypertension research. Wellness behavior interest Working in Uganda, Africa

Jenny K Lee, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics)

My clinical and research interests include travel related illnesses and vaccine-preventable illnesses. In addition, I have been treating HIV patients for more than 20 years.

Jason Scott Mathias, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics)

Primary Care

Denise K Au, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics)

Preventive medicine, Women's healthcare

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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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You can contact MaryPat Mauro for more information on supporting the Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics at 312-503-1090 or marypat.mauro@northwestern.edu.

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