Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Surgery


Research within the Division of Surgical Oncology includes laboratory- and clinic-based studies related to surgical treatments for cancers. Learn more about the work being done in our specialty by our faculty below.

Surgical Outcomes and Quality Improvement Center

The Northwestern Surgical Outcomes and Quality Improvement Center (SOQIC) is a collaborative health services, outcomes, patient safety, and quality improvement research enterprise of which the Department of Surgery is part.  SOQUIC research spans all the surgical specialties, with a particular focus on general surgery and surgical oncology. Division faculty Karl Y Bilimoria, MD, MS, and Anthony D Yang, MD, MS, are members.

Faculty Labs

The following provides detail on faculty conducting research within our division.