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Fueled by a Mission, Fired-up About Nursing
January 04, 2018

Joe Gale worked as a wildland firefighter and EMT in the Pacific Northwest before pursuing his studies at the Rush University College of Nursing.

College of Nursing Receives Prestigious Future of Nursing Scholars Grant
December 13, 2017

The grant is part of a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation program to increase the number of nurses holding PhDs.

Rush University Medical Center Named a Top Teaching Hospital
December 06, 2017

Rush University Medical Center has been named a Top Teaching Hospital by the Leapfrog Group, a nonprofit hospital watchdog organization.

Mentoring Profile: Sheila Dugan, MD, Rush Medical College
December 04, 2017

Witnessing how her brother, who has cerebral palsy, makes his way in the world was an inspiration for Sheila Dugan in her focus on functional problems related to neurological and musculoskeletal disorders.


Putting Feet to the Street to Address Health Disparities
November 16, 2017

Kristen Obiakor and Katie Fruin, two second-year Rush Medical College students, share more than a desire to become doctors. Both women, born in the Midwest, have been shaped by the experiences of their immigrant parents and want to address the hard-hitting issues affecting underserved communities like those on Chicago’s West Side.

Becoming the Best Version of Yourself
October 09, 2017

PhD student Ayaat Dahleh wants to change the way Muslim women are perceived by challenging herself academically and socially in graduate school.