Practicing and Learning

Doctors with a patient

At Rush University, you’ll have opportunities to work with experienced faculty members who are also accomplished practitioners, putting your classroom learning to use right here in our Medical Center or in the lab.

Hands-on training

Whether you’re a nursing or medical student, training in allied health, or a resident or fellow, you’ll work side by side with Rush health care professionals using a team-based approach to treat a diverse patient population.

If research is your focus, you can play a vital role in bringing impactful findings from the bench to the bedside.

In addition, Rush University students actively participate in our community service programs and further broaden their experience in real-world settings.

Accomplished faculty

Rush University faculty include leading practitioners and researchers from a wide range of health care fields.

Our faculty truly practice what they teach. They bring to the classroom real-world experience using the latest medical research and treatments.

You’ll be supported by accomplished professionals as you gain experience to take the next step in your career and make a difference in the lives of others.