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2016: Jason Wright, M.D. ‘99

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    • Med school grad leading the charge as environmental health advocate

      When Mark Mitchell, M.D., ’81, saw young children struggling with the effects of asthma, he set out to make a difference. For much of the past 15 years, Mitchell has been active in educating communities, primarily low-income area, on the effects of the environment on …
    • Alumn recognized for promoting awareness of sexual violence

      Kansas City, Missouri, recognized Michael Weaver, M.D. ’77, clinical associate professor of emergency medicine and medical director of the Clinical Forensic Program at Saint Luke’s Health System, and others for their work on behalf of victims of sexual assault. The City Council passed a resolution …
    • Expert in gynecologic oncology to receive 2016 Take Wing award

      A career in obstetrics and gynecology did not particularly resonate with Jason Wright, M.D. ’99, as he was starting his clinical clerkships at the UMKC School of Medicine. Then he got to his Ob/Gyn rotation. “It was a complete surprise to me. I really enjoyed …
    • AOA Honor Medical Society welcomes 2016 class of inductees

      The School of Medicine added 21 new members to its Missouri Delta Chapter of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society on May 5 during a celebration at Diastole. Acceptance into AOA recognizes excellence in academic scholarship and the highest ideals of professionalism in medicine. …