Global Health

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 Opportunities

The Rush Global Health Offices offers many opportunities for students to become involved:  RISE, symposium, primary care and surgical trips as well as the M4 elective.  Interested in more…

Global Health Week

Each year, Rush University students, faculty, residents, fellows and staff gather on campus for a week to share their efforts in global health.  See what happened at last year’s symposium.

Service 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.

Upcoming Events


Oct. 5 

Support communities in Haiti and the Dominican Republic develop sustainable health care by attending the annual Art for Health event.

Block your calendar for Oct. 5 from 6-10pm, invite your family and friends, and enjoy an evening of live Caribbean and West Side Hip Hop bands and street art for a great cause!

Presale of tickets

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