Northwestern Medicine Newsroom

Welcome to the Newsroom. Northwestern Medicine's Media Relations Department is a full-service public and media relations office. We are available to assist members of the media 24/7. To reach our team, please call 312.926.7432.

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NM News Blog


Blood Donations Mean the World to Pediatric Patients Fighting Leukemia

By Desiree Battaglia, Media Relations Specialist,, cell 630.780.8187

Cancer Care/Oncology September 08, 2020
Neels de Coning continues outpatient rehab for a spinal cord injury at Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital.

Forging New Paths While Recovering from a Spinal Cord Injury

By Desiree Battaglia, Media Relations Specialist,

Rehabilitation August 26, 2020

How to Create, Communicate and Maintain Healthy Boundaries During...

By Desiree Battaglia, Media Relations Specialist,, cell 630.780.8187

COVID-19 August 18, 2020
Despite some concerns about COVID-19, Shelley Kupetis has no regrets about having surgery at Delnor Hospital in May 2020.

What’s it like to have surgery during COVID-19? One patient shares...

By Desiree Battaglia, Media Relations Specialist,, cell 630.780.8187

News August 10, 2020