University Compliance

The RUSH University Compliance Office works with faculty, students and staff throughout RUSH University to address compliance concerns, mitigate risk, facilitate collaboration, raise awareness, and provide guidance. The office upholds the seven elements of an effective compliance program and aligns with the Rush University System for Health’s (RUSH) mission. The creation of the office demonstrates RUSH’s commitment in meeting legal and regulatory responsibilities, and fosters a culture that promotes ethical conduct throughout the university.

The University Compliance Office is part of the RUSH Corporate Compliance department. Read the RUSH Compliance Manual.

Goals of University Compliance at RUSH

  • Identify and evaluate risks that may impact the university.
  • Cultivate a university standard that promotes awareness of compliance and its protective functions.
  • Ensure students and faculty have training and information that allows them to understand relevant compliance matters to effectively carry out their responsibilities. 
  • Provide the university community a safe and confidential mechanism to report issues of concern.
  • Be a source of best practices for the university community.
  • Assist in solving issues or concerns by providing consultative services and risk mitigation strategies.  
  • Investigate matters of concern.


Who We Are

Stephanie Guzik
Stephanie Guzik, MBA, BSN, RN, CHRC

University Compliance Officer
Associate Vice President, Research Compliance and Conflict of Interest
Research Integrity Officer
(312) 942-1296
Corporate Compliance