Awards, Rankings and Recognitions


RUSH University Earns High Marks in Best Graduate School Rankings

Programs across all colleges recognized in latest U.S. News & World Report rankings
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RUSH College of Nursing Secures Top Spots Nationally and in Illinois

U.S. News & World Report’s 2024-2025 Best Graduate Schools rankings place RUSH's five Doctor of Nursing Practice tracks among the top three nationwide
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Awards, Rankings and Recognitions

Joshua J. Jacobs, MD, Receives American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Leadership Award

The academy recognized Jacobs for dedication to his profession and community
Josh J. Jacobs, MD, FAAOS

College of Health Sciences Respiratory Care Program Shines at AARC’s International Congress

CHS faculty and alumni received multiple awards at annual event
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RUSH Names Robert S.D. Higgins, MD, MSHA, President & Chief Academic Officer of RUSH University

Dr. Higgins returns to RUSH to serve as RUSH University’s fifth president and chief academic officer
Robert S.D. Higgins, MD, MSHA
Awards, Rankings and Recognitions

Two RUSH Leaders Chosen for Carol Emmott Fellowships

Stephanie Guzik, RN, and Joy Sclamberg, MD, among 2024 class
Stephanie Guzik and Joy Sclamberg
Brain Health & Conditions

MIND Diet Ranked Among Best in 2024

Brain-friendly diet featured in 10 categories on ​​​​​​​U.S. News’ ‘Best Diets’ list
Brain-healthy food
Awards, Rankings and Recognitions

130 Specialists at RUSH Named 'Top Doctors'

Chicago magazine's list includes physicians from 42 subspecialties
Augusto Miravalle, MD, meets with a patient.
Awards, Rankings and Recognitions

RUSH Copley Earns Highest Ranking for Maternity Care

Recognized by U.S. News & World Report for third straight year
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Awards, Rankings and Recognitions

RUSH Earns High Ratings for Quality and Safety

All three RUSH hospitals recognized by Leapfrog Group
Melody Cobleigh, MD, with a patient