NorthShore University Health System


(Formerly Evanston Northwestern Healthcare)

Jerry Sweet, Ph.D., ABPP
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
909 Davis Street, Suite 160, Evanston, IL 60201

Telephone: 847-425-6400 (program secretaries)
FAX: 847-425-6408 
E-mail: or 

NorthShore University Health System is a large, multi-hospital healthcare system north of Chicago. It is an academic affiliate of the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine.

Program will do interviews at INS in 2019: No

Policy regarding on-site interviews: The need for on-site interviewing (or phone interviewing) will be determined on an individual basis. 

2019 application deadline: N/A
Residency start date for 2019: N/A

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings for 2019: 0
Clinical neuropsychology residency positions: 1 (Adult)
Residency/fellowship positions in psychology: None at present 

Clinical neuropsychologists: 11 full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants
With ABCN/ABPP: 6 full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants
Other psychologists: 12 full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants
With ABPP: 0 full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants

Graduate training of residency applicants:

Applicants with scientist-practitioner training from a clinical psychology degree program with neuropsychological and psychological assessment at the graduate and internship levels will be the most competitive.

Emphases of training opportunities: Neuropsychology didactics, neurology grand rounds, and neurosurgical didactics, including brain cutting didactics.

Strong: neuropsychological assessment
Moderate: neuropsychological and psychological consultation, research development

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: Geriatric/dementia, traumatic brain injury, forensic, ADHD/learning disabilities, mood disorders, medical populations
Moderate: Psychiatric/severe mental illness, forensic
Weak: HIV/AIDS, racial/ethnic minorities

updated 10/11/18