Surgical Innovations
Surgical Innovations

Surgical Innovations

The School of Medicine's Surgical Innovations Laboratory puts the focus on patient safety. More

Dynamic Research Duo
Dynamic Research Duo

Dynamic Research Duo

Research efforts are on the rise on Hospital Hill with Paula Monaghan-Nichols, Ph.D., and husband, Mark Nichols, Ph.D., leading the charge as associate deans of research at the School of Medicine and the School Nursing and Health Studies. More

Interprofessional Education
Interprofessional Education

Interprofessional Education

School of Medicine students participate in a large-scale poverty simulation that is part of a growing Interprofessional Education program on the UMKC Health Sciences campus.

Spotlight shines on Kansas City Free Eye Clinic
Spotlight shines on Kansas City Free Eye Clinic

Spotlight shines on Kansas City Free Eye Clinic

UMKC School of Medicine volunteers from the Kansas City Free Eye Clinic attended Clinton Global Initiative University to pitch their plans for expanding their service to the refugee community in Kansas City. More

Research Fellowships on the Rise
Research Fellowships on the Rise

Research Fellowships on the Rise

A growing number of students at the UMKC School of Medicine are taking part in research fellowships from summer programs to year-long fellowships throughout the country. Find out more about student research fellowship opportunities.

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Exchange program brings Peking University medical students to UMKC

Two medical students, a man and a woman, are asked why they wanted to study medicine.   “Because doctors can save lives and help heal wounds,” he replies. For her, being

New event introduces third-year students to medical research

More than 100 third-year medical students presented research findings Dec. 5 at the UMKC School of Medicine as part of their coursework in medical neuroscience. Students, in teams of four,

Surgical Innovations Lab puts patient safety at the forefront

At the UMKC School of Medicine’s Surgical Innovations Laboratory, Gary Sutkin, M.D., professor of surgery and associate dean for women’s health, is taking a different approach to research. As director

Baghdikian selected as Vice Chancellor’s Honor Recipient

Sixth-year medical student Caroline Baghdikian has been selected as a UMKC Vice Chancellor’s Honor Recipient for the 2017 Fall semester. The Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Enrollment Management takes

UMKC health professions students learn together in large simulation

In Kansas City, nearly one in five residents live below the poverty line — a harsh reality shared by many patients UMKC students see on Hospital Hill and beyond. To

Research office announces eight Sarah Morrison Award recipients

The School of Medicine Student Research Program has announced six medical students and two students from the biomedical and health informatics program as recipients of the Fall 2017 Sarah Morrison

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EVENTS

Dec
12
Tue
UMKC SOM Wellness – Tea & Cookie Tuesdays
Dec 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Dec
14
Thu
The Dean’s Holiday Reception
Dec 14 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Dec
16
Sat
UMKC School of Medicine Mid-year Commencement 2017
Dec 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

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Christmas Day – University Holiday – University offices are closed.
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9
Tue
UMKC SOM Wellness – Tea & Cookie Tuesdays
Jan 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm


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