Global Health

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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.

Mission

Students

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

Residents

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.

Events

Upcoming

Global Health Symposium

March 18-21, 2018

This year’s symposium will focus on theme of gobal health ethics both macro and micro; details are in development.

Recent 

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ART FOR HEALTH

Oct. 5 

Our annual Art for Health event helps bring in funds to support communities in Haiti and the Dominican Republic develop sustainable health care.  Through the work of Community Empowerment and Rush University, we are able to continue our partnership with and assistance to these communties.

 

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

global_health@rush.edu