Stories with tag: "Philanthropy"


Transforming Recovery Through Innovative Research

Gift supports physical medicine and rehabilitation research, honors Joseph Dragonette
Rita Dragonette, center, poses with RUSH doctors
Health Equity

Healing Communities Facing Health Inequities: Q&A with John Rich

John Rich, MD, MPH, of the RUSH BMO Institute for Health Equity believes innovative thinking, collaboration can reduce violence, poverty and health disparities
John Rich, MD, MPH
Health Equity

Legacy of Harrison I. Steans Lives on Through $5M Gift to RUSH to Improve Equity

Three families honor the prominent figure in Chicago’s banking industry with a major gift to the RUSH BMO Institute for Health Equity
Harrison Steans
Bones and Joints

Tackling the Challenges of Cancer

Former NFL player overcomes osteosarcoma with help from RUSH care team
Art Ray and Dr. Steven Gitelis, MD, pose for a photo.
RUSH People

Making an Impact for Patients Today and in the Future

Retired nurse supports RUSH through volunteer work and a generous bequest.
Cecilia Teitell
Healthy Aging & Caregiving

Grant-supported Program Expands to Empower More Caregivers

Caregivers of older adults benefit from program’s innovative approach
Dr. Lowell with her family
Awards, Rankings and Recognitions

RUSH Copley’s Movement Disorders Program Receives Grant From Parkinson’s Foundation

Grant supports exercise and music therapy sessions to improve quality of life for people with movement disorders
Boxing class helps patients fight Parkinson's disease
Women’s Health

Ensuring Access to Comprehensive Reproductive Health Care

Family Planning Fund covers patient expenses for medical procedures and ancillary costs
Sadia Haider, MD, MPH, smiling with colleagues at the White House
Waterford Place

‘The Impossible Is Possible’

Encouraging people through his art, Johnny Felix creates a special painting for Waterford Place Cancer Resource Center
Artist Johnny Felix (right) and Omar Ramos, Waterford Place program development and operations manager, hold the painting Felix created to honor people dealing with cancer.
Mental & Behavioral Health

Paul’s Story

Army veteran’s life improves with accessible, evidence-based care offered by the Road Home Program
Paul Whitmer (right)