alumni events

alumni events Winter 2017

join us at reunion, networking and continuing education events to reconnect with your classmates, your favorite faculty members and rush. other events throughout the year will allow you to meet current rush students and learn about updates at the university and medical center.

photos from past events are available for viewing on the rush alumni flickr.

upcoming rush alumni events

legacy day

january 8, 2021 | 10-11:30 a.m. cst | virtual event

do you have a relative who is interested in applying to medical school? join us for a virtual information session, which will include information about the application process and timing, as well as insight from current rush medical college students.

register today at legacy day january 2021.

recognizing and responding to burnout virtual panel

february 3, 2021 | 5:30-6:30 p.m. cst | virtual event

both before and throughout the covid-19 pandemic, burnout has been one of the biggest challenges for health care workers. with the assistance of experts in the field, participants in this virtual event can better recognize the signes of burnout and how to respond to it.

panelists include:

  • moderator: stephanie yohannan, dnp, mba, rn, ne-bc, ccrn- interim associate vice president of psychiatric nursing and department of emergency medicine at rush university medical center and member of rush-presbyterian-st. luke’s nurses alumni association board of directors
  • rebecca lahey, msq, lcsw- manager of mental health and collaborative care in the department of social work and community health at rush university medical center
  • Robert Shulman, MD- Acting Chair of the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences at rush university medical center
  • felicia vertin, app np- psychiatric nurse liaison at rush university medical center

register today at recognizing and responding to burnout virtual panel.


additional virtual alumni events for the coming months will be announced soon. updates will be shared on this website, via email and on the rush university alumni facebook page. if you have questions about upcoming alumni events, please contact the office of alumni relations  at (312)942-7199 or

learn about health systems management alumni association events.