Global Health


Extending a hand…primary care work in the Dominican Republic

Rush University believes that every person, in every community deserves access to public and personal health services and is committed to eliminating health disparities at home and abroad. The Office of Global Health is proud to provide opportunities for students, residents, fellows, faculty and staff to serve and learn in partnership with global communities in pursuit of this goal.



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.


Global Health Symposium-day
Global Health Symposium 
March 20-23, 2023
CE credit will be available
Contact Information
Armour Academic Center
600 S. Paulina St., Suite 1044
Chicago, IL 60612
General email