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Programs Related to Disability Rights and Accommodations

Rush University Medical Center has been in the forefront of institutions promoting disability rights, the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. In recognition of these efforts, Rush University Medical Center and Rush College of Nursing were honored with the 2004 Henry Betts, MD, Award from the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, the top corporate award for disability rights and employment advocacy. To read more about Rush programs related to disability rights and accommodations click the "more" link below.

Rush ADA Task Force

Paula J. Brown, MBA
Manager, Diverity, Inclusion, and Community Employment Liaison
(312) 942-7094


Sarah Ailey, PhD, RN
Assistant Professor, Community and Mental Health Nursing
(312) 942-3383

Karen Batty, MS, RN
NP - Faculty/Instructor
Adult Health Nursing
(312) 942-6262

Paula Brown, MBA
Project Coordinator
Office for Equal Opportunity
(312) 942-7094

Tony Burda, RPh
Associate Director
Illinois Poison Center
(312) 906-6156

Anne Burgeson
Internal Communications
(312) 942-5582

To read the full ADA Task Force member list click "More" below.

Rush University Web Accessibility Statement

Rush University is committed to providing access to everyone seeking information on its Web site. If you use special adaptive equipment to access the Web and encounter problems when using our site, please let us know. To read the full statement click on the 'more' link below.

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