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CCRS Funding

We gratefully acknowledge the Golden Lamp Society of the Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Nurses Alumni Association for their funding contributions.

For further information, contact:

Mary Heitschmidt, PhD, APRN, CCRN, Director of the Center for Clinical Research and Scholarship

The Recine Award

The Recine Award encourages innovation in nursing to ultimately improve care for oncology patients at Rush and around the world. The requirements of the endowment award include: a research or evidence-based project that focuses on oncology nursing or patient care; the project team willing to disseminate findings at the Rush System for Health annual events, such as the Research Forum and Professional Nursing Staff venues; and dissemination  at a local, regional and/or national conference with consideration for journal publication when appropriate.

Please contact for more information on how to apply for the Recine Award.