Dr. Dugan is Professor and Interim Chair of the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Rush University Medical Center. She teaches medical students in musculoskeletal and pelvic health and mentors capstone projects. Dr. Dugan is a Co-Founder of the Rush Program for Abdominal and Pelvic Health. She has published numerous book chapters and articles as well as lectures nationally. Prior to medical school, she was a physical therapist in both orthopedic and neurological rehabilitation.