Fall 2017
Fall 2017

Fall 2017

Fourteen new students will start degree programs in Biomedical and Health Informatics this fall, including our inaugural class of four IPhD students in our brand new primary discipline.

Welcome, students!

This page was created for you. Here, we’ve compiled links to the most important documents and information you’ll need as you progress through your degree program.

New to academic programs in the Department of Biomedical and Health Informatics? Start with the student handbook for your program linked in the middle of the page. It’s a wealth of information on university systems, program expectations, and resources. Are you prepping for your first meeting with your faculty advisor? We’ve linked all of our Program of Study forms below, which you can use as a worksheet and guide as you plan for your enrollment. Explore course options from the link below. See all the classes we offer under the Medical Bioinformatics (MEDB) subject area, when and how they are offered, and who teaches them. Maybe you’ve been in a program for a year, and you’re thinking about your thesis and capstone options. We created a page just for you explaining each option. Visit that from the link. The Application for Graduation is one of the last forms you’ll need, and that is also linked below. We’ll continue to update announcements and add links. If you can’t find something you’re looking for, please email our department academic advisor Jennifer Tufts, tuftsj@umkc.edu. Please explore, and come back often.

NEWS

School of Medicine announces new chair of Biomedical and Health Informatics

School of Medicine Dean Steven Kanter, M.D., has announced the appointment of Shui Qing Ye, M.D., Ph.D. as chair of the Department of Biomedical and Health Informatics. The appointment will

Biomedical research now a primary discipline of UMKC’s I-Ph.D. program

Four graduate students in UMKC’s Interdisciplinary Ph.D. (I-Ph.D.) program have begun working toward their doctorate degree with a primary emphasis on bioinformatics through the School of Medicine’s Department of Biomedical

UMKC, TMC and Children’s Mercy Win $930K Grant from CDC

The University of Missouri-Kansas City, Truman Medical Centers (TMC) and Children’s Mercy have won a quality-improvement grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for diagnostic laboratory testing at

Cheng appointed director of SOM’s Research, Statistical Consult Service

The School of Medicine has announced the appointment of An-Lin Cheng, Ph.D., as director of the Research and Statistical Consult Service in the Department of Biomedical and Health Informatics. A

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EVENTS

Apr
20
Sat
M.M.S. Physician Assistant White Coat Ceremony
Apr 20 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Apr
24
Wed
Health Sciences Deans’ Seminar Series
Apr 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Deans-Seminar-Series-Khajotia

 


 

Biofilm – Biomaterials Interactions and Why They Matter

Sharukh S. Khajotia, B.D.S., M.S., Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Research, Professor and Head, Division of Dental Biomaterials, Department of Restorative Sciences, University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry
Affiliate Associate Professor of Chemical, Biological and Materials Engineering, University of Oklahoma College of Engineering

Lunch Provided

May
2
Thu
2019 Graduate Reception – School of Medicine Graduate Programs
May 2 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

SOM Graduate Reception

 


Heavy appetizers and soft drinks provided, cash bar available

RSVP by April 17 to Roz Powell
Adults: $20 / Children 4-12: $10

May
3
Fri
AOA Lecture
May 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

AOA Lecture

 


Genetic Basis of Mendelian Conditions

Michael Bamshad, M.D. ’89

Division Chief and Professor of Genetic Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
University of Washington

May
8
Wed
SOM Faculty Development Series
May 8 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Announcing the 2018-19 School of Medicine Faculty Development Series Save the Dates!!! From 4:30-6 pm in Theater B/C 2018 Sept. 5 “Making Your Work Count Twice” Nov. 7 “Speed Mentoring” 2019 Jan. 9 “Tips On Having Difficult Conversations” March 13 “Focusing On Well-being, Thriving Not Just Surviving” May 8 “Grant Writing”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Announcing the 2018-19 School of Medicine Faculty Development Series
Save the Dates!!! From 4:30-6 pm in Theater B/C
2018
  • Sept. 5  “Making Your Work Count Twice”
  • Nov. 7  “Speed Mentoring”
2019
  • Jan. 9  “Tips On Having Difficult Conversations”
  • March 13  “Focusing On Well-being, Thriving Not Just Surviving”
  • May 8  “Grant Writing”


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