Director, Geriatric & rehabilitation Psychology
Rush University Medical Center
Jay Behel is associate dean of medical student affairs at Rush Medical College where he oversees student advising, professionalism and wellbeing curricula as well as initiatives related to the learning environment. He is the project coordinator for Rx for RJ, an international collaborative working to bring restorative justice practices to academic healthcare. Additionally, he teaches in the Rush Leadership Academy and is the LGBTQ education director for Rush. Dr. Behel is a clinical psychologist and directs Geriatric & Rehabilitation Psychology at Rush University Medical Center where his clinical interests include adjustment to chronic illness and sexuality.