Our four-year residency program in general psychiatry emphasizes in-depth understanding of the individual patient. Residents are well prepared for a wide range of psychiatric careers such as research, teaching and hospital-based or private practice. There are nine positions available in each class.
Diverse experiences, extraordinary facilities.
Our residents train at a number of sites around the Chicago area, including:
McGaw Medical Center
McGaw Medical Center for Northwestern University is an Illinois not-for-profit corporation that sponsors, administers and supports graduate medical education. Visit the McGaw website for additional information on resident policies, procedures and benefits.
Diversity & InclusionThe department works toward an environment of inclusion and support through the Diversity and Cultural Affairs Council and McGaw has several dedicated events and initiatives.
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.