Department of Medical Humanities & Bioethics

News & Events


Marjorie S. Sirridge, M.D. Outstanding Women in Medicine Lectureship

The Sirridge Office of Medical Humanities and Bioethics presents the annual Marjorie S. Sirridge, M.D. Outstanding Women in Medicine Lectureship. The next lecture will held in September.

William T. Sirridge, M.D. Medical Humanities Lectureship

The Sirridge Office of Medical Humanities and Bioethics presents the annual William T. Sirridge, M.D. Medical  Humanities Lectureship. The next lecture will be held in March, 2018.

Human Factor Submissions

The Sirridge Office of Medical Humanities and Bioethics and the Medical Humanities Interest Group are accepting submissions for the Human Factor. UMKC Health Science’s students with the best piece of prose, poetry, photography or short story will be published in the 2018 Human Factor. To be considered, students must send a copy of their work to HumanFactor@umkc.edu.

 

Reach Out and Read

The Department of Medical Humanities and Bioethics is hosting Reach Out and Read 2018. In the spring, boxes will be placed around the School of Medicine for book donations.

Roo Boo Dance Marathon for the Children’s Miracle Network Kansas City

The Department of Medical Humanities and Bioethics and the Medical Humanities    Interest Group are hosting UMKC’s third annual Children’s Miracle Network Dance Marathon. Event details to come!