Podcast Shifts the Discomfort and the Conversation About Race

Shifting the Lens seeks to build understanding and empathy

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Hispanic Heritage Month Reminds Us To Take Pride in Cultural Connections

This month offers us the opportunity to reflect on the richness of Latinx culture and how it enriches, contributes to and is an integral part of American culture.

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Rush University System for Health Invests Millions in Health Equity

Groundbreaking strategy aims to reduce neighborhood life expectancy gaps

Darlene Hightower at a health equity event

Reimagining Careers in Health Care

Rush’s REACH program leads STEM education on Chicago’s West Side

MedStem participant at a construction site

Rush University Medical Center Leads the Way in Community Investing

Rush invests in West Side businesses, non-profit organizations and others often underserved by the financial services sector

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Rush Boot Camp Helps Pre-Med Students Achieve


New Women’s Substance Abuse Recovery Home on Chicago’s West Side

Circle Urban Ministries builds the St. Josephine Bakhita Recovery Home with support from Rush University Medical Center’s impact investments


West Side United Gives Community a Seat at the Table

Developed by Rush University Medical Center, the organization now serves the unique needs of Chicago's West Side


Live Healthy Chicago Announces Second Round of Grantees

Final grant recipients receiving support from the $5 million Oprah Winfrey Charitable Foundation donation will continue to address COVID-19 challenges in Black and Latinx communities.

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Rush, Sun-Times Series Highlights Health Equity

Series details Rush’s nationally recognized efforts to cut life span expectancy gap