Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Medicine

Department of Medicine Education Leadership

Meet the faculty who train tomorrow's leaders.

Residency Program Director

Aashish K Didwania, MD

Aashish K Didwania, MD

Associate Vice Chair of Education and Associate Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics)

Associate Residency Program Directors

Jeffrey H Barsuk, MD

Jeffrey H Barsuk, MD

Professor of Medicine (Hospital Medicine) and Medical Education
Margaret Roller Chapman, MD

Margaret Roller Chapman, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hospital Medicine)
Robert Hirschtick, MD

Robert Hirschtick, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics)
Patrick A Tosetti, MD

Patrick A Tosetti, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics)

Residency Core Faculty

Michael P Angarone, DO

Michael P Angarone, DO

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) and Medical Education
Yusra R Cheema, MD

Yusra R Cheema, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)
Rachel M Cyrus, MD

Rachel M Cyrus, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hospital Medicine)
Aarati D Didwania, MD

Aarati D Didwania, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics) and Medical Education
Daniel B Evans, MD

Daniel B Evans, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics)
Cheryl K Lee, MD

Cheryl K Lee, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hospital Medicine)

James J Paparello, MD

Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)
Julia Vermylen, MD/MPH

Julia Vermylen, MD/MPH

Instructor of Medicine (Hospital Medicine)

Warren H Wallace, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics)

Diversity and Cultural Affairs Council Directors

Mobola Tolulope Campbell-Yesufu, MD

Mobola Tolulope Campbell-Yesufu, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hospital Medicine)
Khalilah Latrece Gates, MD

Khalilah Latrece Gates, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary and Critical Care)

Global Health Track Director

Ashti A Doobay-Persaud, MD

Ashti A Doobay-Persaud, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hospital Medicine)

Physician Scientists Training Program Directors

Benjamin D Singer, MD

Benjamin D Singer, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary and Critical Care)
Douglas E Vaughan, MD

Douglas E Vaughan, MD

Chair, Department of Medicine Irving S. Cutter Professor of Medicine Professor of Medicine (Cardiology)

Simulation Directors

Jeffrey H Barsuk, MD

Jeffrey H Barsuk, MD

Professor of Medicine (Hospital Medicine) and Medical Education
Debi L Mitra, MD

Debi L Mitra, MD

Instructor of Medicine (Hospital Medicine)

VA Site Directors

Elizabeth G Apolonio, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics)

James R Otto, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics)
Kelley N Wachsberg, MD

Kelley N Wachsberg, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hospital Medicine)

Women’s Health Track Director

Brigid M Dolan, MD

Brigid M Dolan, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics)