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April 30, 2019

A brain disorder that mimics symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease has been defined with recommended diagnostic criteria and guidelines for advancing future research on the condition. 

March 12, 2019

Dr. Larry Goodman, CEO of the Rush University System for Health and Rush University Medical Center, will retire in the next several months, the RUSH Board has announced. Dr. Ranga Krishnan has been appointed CEO of the System, and Dr. Omar Lateef will become CEO of the Medical Center.

March 12, 2019

In the 2020 U.S. News & World Report’s "Best Graduate Schools" rankings, Rush University has eight programs in the top five nationally, with two College of Nursing programs ranked first.

March 14, 2019

Researchers have found a strategy that greatly reduced both overall infection and infection with antibiotic-resistant bacteria in a group of these patients. The results of their study were published today in the online issue of The Lancet.

October 29, 2018

Sherine E. Gabriel, MD, MSc, has been named as the new president of Rush University. She will be its fourth president and the first solely focused on the University.

October 15, 2018

INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine has recognized Rush for diversity efforts in health professions higher education.

October 5, 2018

The college's new dean is a noted neuroscience and cancer researcher, educator, and a leader in the recruitment and retention of under-represented populations in science

August 8, 2018

Rush University Medical Center has submitted plans to construct an eleven-story, 530,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art outpatient care center at the northeast corner of Ashland Avenue and Harrison Street on the near west side of Chicago. 

April 15, 2016

A $2.9 million bequest will support Rush nursing PhD students.

March 21, 2016

A total of 126 Rush medical students matched with residency programs in 20 different specialties across 71 institutions on Match Day, March 18.