Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Medical Social Sciences

Bridging Social Science and Medicine to Improve Health

The First Five Years and Looking Ahead

Through the Bridging Social Science and Medicine to Improve Health brochure, the Department of Medical Social Sciences (MSS) celebrates our first five years of exploring and developing innovative health improvements through the application of social science, as well as share our plans for the future. In only five years, we have grown from a vibrant outcomes research group of 14 scientists, to a unique interdisciplinary academic department of nearly 40 faculty, including physician- scientists, neuroscientists, health, developmental, quantitative and clinical psychologists, sociologists, statisticians, and psychometricians. 

 

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