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News Releases

October 15, 2018

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

October 12, 2018

A new “metal-coordinated” drug-delivery technology potentially could be used to supplement the standard therapy for hypothyroidism, which affects nearly 10 million Americans, and many more patients worldwide, according to results of a study published in the journal Thyroid this month.     

October 10, 2018

Rush is part of an initiative by U.S. Senator Richard Durbin to reduce violence in Chicago.

October 9, 2018

Adult patients who received liver and kidney transplants at Rush University Medical Center had better-than-expected survival rates one year later, according to a new report by the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients.

September 24, 2018

The Rush System is expanding its network of outpatient care centers with a new, 40,000-square-foot location in Chicago’s South Loop. 

September 21, 2018

Rush University Medical Center has been designated an Antimicrobial Stewardship Center of Excellence by the Infectious Diseases Society of America.

September 16, 2018

Taking a low-dose aspirin daily does not prolong healthy living in older adults, according to findings from the ASPirin in Reducing Events in the Elderly (ASPREE) trial published online Sept. 16 in three papers in The New England Journal of Medicine.

September 14, 2018

Robyn Golden, LCSW, associate vice president of population health and aging at Rush University Medical Center, has been selected to serve as a member of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine committee on Integrating Social Needs Care into the Delivery of Health Care to Improve the Nation’s Health.

September 11, 2018

A lab study led by a Rush researcher has found that a treatment cleared brain cells of a protein that is an integral cause of Parkinson's disease.

September 11, 2018

Minimal news coverage of sleep-related or sudden infant deaths contributes to a lack of efforts to prevent them, according to a Rush physician.