Global Health


Extending a hand…primary care work in the Dominican Republic

Rush University promotes involvement in voluntary global health initiatives that allow our students, residents, fellows, faculty and staff to bring their skills to populations in need and grow as health care professionals.



Student may participate in RISE, the global health symposium, primary care and surgical trips as well as the M4 elective.


Resident may participate in individualized tracks, the global health symposium, as well as primary care and surgical trips.

Faculty & Staff

Faculty and staff may participate in the global health symposium as well as primary care and surgical trips.


The office offers opportunities for students, residents, faculty and staff to volunteer on service trips.  To see our participant needs, visit either the surgical or primary care pages.


Art for Health Fundraiser 2022

Art for Health

When: Friday, October 21 | 6:00 - 10:00 pm
Where: Loft on Lake, 1366 W. Lake St, Chicago, IL
Tickets: $55 Students/Trainees I $95 General Admission

Juntos. Together. Ansanm. Across three different languages, cultures and systems, we are united with our partners in improving the health of their communities. This year, we celebrate the threads that connect us - across Haiti, the Dominican Republic and the United States.

Join us in celebration for Together: Art for Health 2022, supporting the work of the Office of Rush Global Health and Community Empowerment. There will be art, music by Radio Fire Honduras, food and drinks, and much more!

Through our work together, we are able to create lasting and sustainable impact in global health. Proceeds will go towards essential health care services, safe drinking water and improved community development initiatives in our partner communities.

Can’t attend? Please consider a donation today!

Contact Information
Armour Academic Center
600 S. Paulina St., Suite 1044
Chicago, IL 60612
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