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.

COVID-19 Information for Media
Please send all COVID-19 media requests to Christopher King, Megan McCann and Jenny Nowatzke

NM News Blog

Our blog features medical news, research innovations, health info, clinical perspectives and other healthcare-related issues. 

Press Releases

Our press releases showcase news from across the system, including programs, events, breakthroughs and announcements.

Media Relations

The Media Relations team is available to assist you 24/7 with requests related to all hospitals and medical groups.

NM in the News

View independent stories featuring experts and news from across the Northwestern Memorial HealthCare system.

About Our Health System

Northwestern Medicine is the shared strategic vision of Northwestern Memorial HealthCare and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.

NM Radio

Hear the latest healthcare news from our clinical experts.

NM Podcasts

Check out our Northwestern Medicine PodTalk series to hear our clinical experts discuss treatment options, emerging technology, health tips and more.

Press Releases

Our press releases showcase the most recent news about programs, events, medical breakthroughs and announcements throughout Northwestern Medicine.

View All Press Releases

NM News Blog


Women's Routine Health Screenings During COVID19

By Kara Spak, Media Relations Manager,, cell 312.593.0596

Women's Health May 25, 2020

13 Ways To Help a Friend with Anxiety During Coronavirus

By Desiree Battaglia, Media Relations Specialist,, cell 630.780.8187


COVID-19 Meat Shortages: Dietitian Offers Healthy Meat Alternatives

By Kim Waterman, Media Relations Manager,, 630.220.4083

Health and Wellness May 07, 2020

COVID-19 Impact on the Brain and Psyche

By Kim Waterman, Media Relations Manager,, 630.220.4083

Rehabilitation May 06, 2020