Program Spotlight: Rush Addiction Medicine Program
This spring the Department of Psychiatry launched a new program to serve patients suffering from substance abuse or other addictive disorders. Read more.
Web Exclusive: Watch a video in which Gail Basch, MD, director of the Rush Addiction Medicine Program, discusses the treatment of alcoholism.
Renowned Men's Health Expert Joins Department of Urology
Ajay Nehra, MD, joined Rush this spring as vice chairperson, professor and director of men's health in the Department of Urology. Read more.
Colonic Tissue May Be Used to Predict Parkinson Disease
Colonic tissue obtained during either colonoscopy or flexible sigmoidoscopy may be used to predict the development of Parkinson disease, suggest two studies conducted by neurological researchers at Rush. Read more.
Neurosurgery and Epilepsy Services Move to Enhance Patient Care
In July, the Department of Neurological Surgery and University Neurologists’ epilepsy services moved into adjacent suites (855 and 885, respectively) in the Professional Building. While maintaining separate office and registration areas, the programs will share clinical space. Read more.
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