Student Scholarship
Student Scholarship

Student Scholarship

A new scholarship at the UMKC School of Medicine recognizes students who go the extra mile to help others through their volunteer efforts. More >>

Surgical Innovations
Surgical Innovations

Surgical Innovations

Inside the Surgical Innovations Laboratory at the UMKC School of Medicine, researchers are taking a new approach to making surgeries safer. More >>

School of Medicine welcomes Interim Dean
School of Medicine welcomes Interim Dean

School of Medicine welcomes Interim Dean

Mary Anne Jackson, M.D., begins her new role as Interim Dean of the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine.

The Gold Standard
The Gold Standard

The Gold Standard

At the UMKC School of Medicine, students find crucial support, friendships and lessons — and then pass them on. More >>


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Chelladurai presenting AAMC program on professional development for student affairs

More than 20 new medical schools have opened in the United States in the last 10 years, including a dozen in the past five years alone. And more are on

UMKC Health Sciences District names project manager

The UMKC Health Sciences District has announced the appointment of Alison Troutwine as project manager for the District. She will be working out of Truman Medical Centers. In this newly

White Coat Ceremony marks stepped-up clinical education for 110 UMKC School of Medicine students

Third-year medical students at the UMKC School of Medicine entering the more intensive clinical phase of their medical school training marked that passage Aug. 5th with their White Coat Ceremony.

Summer Scholars puts area students on track for careers in health care

Sade-joy Dugbo had an idea that a career in health care might be part of her future. After spending the last week of July in the UMKC School of Medicine’s

Kansas City Marathon offers UMKC School of Medicine discount

The UMKC School of Medicine is serving as a Gold Sponsor of the 2018 Kansas City Marathon, and race organizers are excited to offer a 15 percent discount on race

Children’s Mercy selects new president, CEO

Children’s Mercy Kansas City, a primary teaching hospital of the UMKC School of Medicine, announced Paul Kempinski, MS, FACHE, as its next President and Chief Executive Officer, effective November 1.

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UMKC School of Medicine Friends – New Family Orientation
Aug 16 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

UMKC School of Medicine Friends New Family Orientation

UMKC School of Medicine FRIENDS
New Family Orientation
Thursday, August 16, UMKC Student Union Theater

5 p.m. Reception
5:30 p.m. Panel Discussion

Become a member today:

Aug 17 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
2018 Career Fair
Aug 18 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Sponsored by School of Medicine Career Services, this event is an opportunity to interact with a variety of medical specialists and explore careers paths you are considering.

Cardiothoracic Surgery
Diagnostic Radiology
Emergency Medicine
Family Medicine
General Surgery
Medical Genetics
Neuroological Surgery
Obstetrics / Gynecology
Orthopaedic Surgery
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Plastic Surgery

– Several subspecialties of these specialties will also be represented.-

Students Lunch on the Lawn and UMKC Health Sciences District Fall Fair
Aug 29 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Welcome to the Fall Semester at UMKC Health Sciences District!


All UMKC Health Sciences District students are invited to lunch on the grass between the Health Sciences Building and the School of Medicine.

Come learn about volunteer opportunities with local organizations and pick up information from local businesses that promote health and wellness.

Health Sciences Deans’ Seminar Series: Margaret Brommelsiek, Ph.D., MS, BA
Aug 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm


Health Sciences Deans’ Seminar Series

Margaret Brommelsiek, Ph.D., MS, BA
Associate Research Professor/Director of Interprofessional Education Health Sciences

The Operating Room as Theater: A Qualitative Study Examining Attending Surgeons’ Roles in the Perioperative Setting and Influence on Interprofessional Team Action

August 29, 2018, Noon – 1 p.m., School of Medicine, Theater C
Light refreshments served – sponsored by Dr.’s Nichols



Labor Day Holiday – University Holiday – University offices are closed.
Sep 3 all-day

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