Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Webster Cardiac Genetics Laboratory

Family Care

Northwestern University is an educational and research institution. The faculty of Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine provides clinical patient care through affiliated hospitals and practice plans.

Clinical Resources

The Cardiovascular Genetics Clinic can help families with diagnosis, treatment, social services, and genetic counseling for inherited heart disease. Learn more via the clinic’s page on the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago site or contact us at 312-227-4109.

Family Referral

If your family has recently suffered a sudden, unexplained death and you would like to participate in one of our studies, please complete our Refer a Case form to send us your information.

Other Research Information

The Webster Cardiac Genetics Laboratory conducts research studies on diseases related to sudden unexplained death. Learn more about our research group’s interests.

Our Hospital

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago (Lurie Children’s) is the Feinberg School of Medicine’s affiliated hospital dedicated to pediatric care. Lurie Children’s is Illinois’ only freestanding hospital exclusively for children and offers patients access to world-class care in a modern, kid-friendly environment.

Meet our Team