Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine


Gastrointestinal & Oncologic Surgery

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Researchers collaborate with Surgery Faculty to create simulators to enhance medical education

Read the Feinberg SOM article Innovation Lab Enhances Medical Training which discusses how "researchers in the lab have collaborated with faculty to create everything from pediatric radiology simulators to neonatal chest tube simulators to plastic surgery models for facial lacerations...  Amy Halverson, MD collaborated with the lab to develop plastic surgery models for facial lacerations.   Read More

Dr. Eric Hungness is named the S. David Stulberg, MD, Research Professor of Advanced Surgical Education

Dr. Eric S. Hungness was celebrated last Monday evening, November 19th with a program in honor of his investiture as the S. David Stulberg, MD, Research Professor of Advanced Surgical Education.  The S. David Stulberg, MD, Research Professorship of Advanced Surgical Education was created by Max & Lorayne Cooper in 2007 to recognize and thank Dr. S. David Stulberg for the compassionate and expert care he provided Mr. Cooper over the years.  Through this professorship, created in perpetuity, the fields of advanced surgical education and minimally invasive surgery research and education will receive excellent, ongoing support.  Congratulations Dr. Hungness!

Jesse Meyer receives NMFF Administrative Leadership Excellence Award

Congratulations to Jesse Meyer, Division Administrator, on receiving the NMFF Administraive Leadership Excellence Award. Awards are given to a member of the management team who has demonstrated outstanding administrative leadership of a new or existing program, or a long term commitment to accepting and excelling at new leadership assignments.


David M. Mahvi, MD

Read a message from the chief, David M. Mahvi, MD


The faculty and staff of the Division of GI & Oncologic Surgery, through Feinberg's affiliated hospitals and care sites, provide comprehensive, state-of-the-art care in a compassionate environment for all surgical patients.

Chief: David Mahvi, MD
Division Administrator: Tam Ngyuen
Administrative Contact:
676 North St. Clair, Suite 650
Phone: 312-695-1419


This page last updated Jun 14, 2013

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