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Northwestern Memorial’s Prentice obstetrics chair to resign

Dr. Sherman Elias, the top obstetrician at Northwestern Memorial Hospital’s Prentice Women’s Hospital, is resigning.

Elias, Chairman of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine, will resign at the end of the year after seven years, the medical school confirmed to the Tribune.

Elias’ departure is viewed as a surprise, according to sources inside the hospital and medical school. He could not be reached Friday evening for comment. Get the full story »

$45 million bailout reported for NU med school

From Crain’s Chicago Business | Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine, hit by declining endowment income and expansion costs, will get a $45 million bailout from the college and other sources.

NU medical school dean to head to Penn

Dr. Larry Jameson

Dr.  Larry Jameson, dean of the Northwestern Medical School, has been named executive vice president of the University of Pennsylvania for the Health System and dean of the university’s medical school, Penn confirmed Thursday.

The appointment is effective July 1, 2011. Get the full story »