2015 DAA Recipient
Qualifications and Nominations
The Distinguished Alumni Award of Rush Medical College was established in 1968 to honor alumni who have given distinguished service to the profession of medicine. The award is presented biennially by the Alumni Association to a graduate who has brought distinction to the college through broadly recognized professional accomplishments. It is the highest honor that the Alumni Association can bestow.
To be eligible for nomination, a candidate:
1) must be a graduate of Rush Medical College or former house staff of Rush University Medical Center;
2) must be living (no posthumous nominations);
3) cannot have received the award previously;
4) must be nominated by a graduate of Rush Medical College or former house staff of Rush University Medical Center;
5) may not self-nominate.