'We Get Out There and Do'Thousands of students, resident physicians and faculty members volunteer each year as part of the Rush Community Service Initiatives Programs, which celebrates its 25th anniversary next year.
Physician, Reveal ThyselfRush has begun including patient survey results in individual physicians' online profiles. It's among few U.S. medical centers, and the only one in the Midwest, to make this information available to potential patients.
Below is a list of scientific publications for which this practitioner was either the primary author or a contributor. Citations come from PubMed, a database of biomedical literature, life science journals and online books. PubMed is a service of the US Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Click on the title of the cited work for more information (this will take you directly to PubMed.gov). Listings go back five years.
I saw my first kidney transplant with Dr. Jensik, who is one of my current partners, and it was life-changing — someone coming off dialysis and having their life back and not being attached to a machine three times a week. Then, after that, I started seeing liver transplants, and it really is life-changing. You take people who aren’t expected to live, and you give them a new liver. And, all of a sudden, they’re home, and their quality of life is back to the way it used to be. It’s really such a dramatic change that it’s hard to imagine doing anything else.