Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Surgery

Clerkship Leadership

Nabil Issa, MD

Nabil Issa, MD

Sub-I Director

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Lindsey Thome, BSN, RN TNS

Lindsey Thome, BSN, RN TNS

Nurse Educator

Phone: 312-926-4138

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Lindsey joined the Department of Surgery as a Nurse Educator in February 2015. In addition to her work with the Department of Surgery she was also a clinical coordinator in the Emergency Department at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. She has 6 years of experience providing both emergency and intensive care. She received her certification as a Trauma Nurse Specialist in 2013. Lindsey holds a BSN degree from Marquette University. A sports fan, Lindsey also works as a First Aid nurse for the Chicago White Sox, Bulls, and Blackhawks.

Jason Burke

Jason Burke

Sub-I Coordinator

Phone: 312-926-9411

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Jason joined Northwestern as the Clerkship Coordinator in September 2017. Jason supports the Surgical Education department in organizing the clerkship for the third year medical students and the Sub-Internship for the fourth year medical students. He also assists with visiting students who enroll in surgery electives. Prior to joining the department, Jason worked for the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health as a University Services Program Associate for Curriculum Transformation. Jason graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a BS in Literature and Education.