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E. Grey Dimond, M.D., Take Wing Award Lecture 2018
May 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
UMKC School of Medicine Commencement Spring 2018
May 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

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Medical School Commencement

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Additional commencement information:

RSVP – For admittance: Please RSVP at the Commencement Website by April 29.  If your guest numbers change after your RSVP,  please contact Brent McCoy.

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If you have additional questions regarding commencement, please contact:

Brent McCoy, Student Affairs Coordinator
Phone: 816-235-1906

Memorial Day Holiday – University Holiday – University offices are closed.
May 28 all-day
Farewell Reception for Dean Steven Kanter
Jun 7 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

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