The work done by Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine faculty members (and even some students) is regularly highlighted in newspapers, online media outlets and more. Below you’ll find links to articles and videos of Feinberg in the news.
The formula shortage affects not only infants. Children with rare conditions that rely on formula are forced to ration what they have, and work closely with hospital nutritionists to ensure they are getting all their nutrients. Joshua Wechsler, attending physician at Lurie Children’s and assistant professor of pediatrics at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine said, “You know, we saw a lot of weight loss among our patients, because frankly they didn’t have a choice but to ration.” Wechsler said he understands that parents are doing whatever they have to do to make the situation work. From a medical standpoint, it is definitely not ideal.