Stories with tag: "Rush University"


Fueling RUSH’s Future

Donor-supported endowments drive the work of RUSH University faculty members in perpetuity
From left to right: Kumar B. Rajan, PhD; Amina Ahmed, MD; John W. Burns, PhD; Kerstin Stenson, MD, FACS; and Monique Reed, PhD, MS, RN, FAAN.
Heart Health

From Musician to Surgeon to Philanthropist

RUSH Heritage Society member Phyllis Bleck, MD ’79, DMA, leaves a lasting legacy at RUSH
Dr. Phyllis Bleck portrait in 1979
Health Equity

Making Strides in Closing Healthcare Gaps

Philanthropic funding enables RUSH faculty to advance research aimed at reducing health disparities locally and globally
From left to right: Kirsten A. Dickins, PhD, AM, Rachel L. Boutté, PhD, MDiv, and Esther Lee, MD, MPH

Empowering Tomorrow’s Nursing Leaders

Scholarship supports first-generation student’s dream to increase health accessibility and equity for children
Wafaa Tali stands in the middle of a hallway, windows on one side, doors and wall on the other.

A Warm Welcome

Second-year medical student and DACA recipient finds community and support at RUSH
Second-year medical student Ye Rim Noh studies in the Joan and Paul Rubschlager Building on the campus of RUSH University Medical Center.

Enduring Trials, Achieving Greatness and Bridging Gaps

For Golden Lamp Society scholarship recipient Charlene Gamboa, PhD ’21, being a trailblazer has come with big challenges — and rewards
Charlene Gamboa, PhD

Nurse Honored for Breast Cancer Care

Nurse navigator Hilary Tingley, MSN, RN, CBCN: 'It's uplifting to be recognized'
HIlary Tingley

Nearly Five Decades of Dedication to RUSH

Passion for nursing education leads one RUSH alumna and retired faculty member to leave a lasting legacy.
Karen Van Dyke Lamb

‘RUSH Gave Me My Career’

Edward Weiner, MD ’73, expresses gratitude for his education and fulfilling career.
Dr. Ed Weiner

Alumnus and Faculty Member Strengthens the Institution He Loves

'Phenomenal experience' over 40 years at RUSH led Randy Epstein, MD, to leave a lasting legacy.
Dr. Randy Epstein