AOA Induction
AOA Induction

AOA Induction

The School of Medicine chapter of the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society added 24 new members to its roster during its annual banquet at Diastole. More >>

Hospital Hill Run training tips
Hospital Hill Run training tips

Hospital Hill Run training tips

Organizers of the 2018 Hospital Hill Run and presenting sponsor, UMKC Health Sciences District, are providing a series of video training tips to help participants prepare for the Friday and Saturday event on June 1-2 in Kansas City. More >>

Student research in action
Student research in action

Student research in action

UMKC School of Medicine third-year student Yicheng Bao has produced an award-winning study that puts a new focus on autoimmune conditions in adults diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. More >>

Taking it to the Pews
Taking it to the Pews

Taking it to the Pews

A new UMKC School of Medicine video looks at two important research projects addressing health disparities among African Americans. These projects are spreading the gospel of good health … at church. More >>

Match Day!
Match Day!

Match Day!

Congratulations Class of 2018 View the results. More than 110 students at the UMKC School of Medicine celebrated Match Day with family and friends. More >>

Pro Re Nata

P.R.N. (“as circumstances require”) highlights current and upcoming events, trends, awards, and news for faculty/staff, students, residents, including various spotlights of departments, people, and other happenings within the School of Medicine.

P.R.N. began its existence as a printed monthly publication. It has since transitioned to an online publication, providing a forum for more up-to-date information you need to be in the know about the School of Medicine.

NEWS

School of Medicine welcomes new Years 1 & 2 ETC

Collin Foster has joined the School of Medicine’s Office of Student Affairs as an Education Team Coordinator in the Years 1 & 2 Office. Originally from Lubbock, Texas, Foster earned

Resident presentation selected for special session at 2018 Experimental Biology

Third-year pathology resident Farnaz Khalafi, M.D., presented a research poster at a special session of the 2018 Experimental Biology conference that took place in San Diego. Khalafi’s poster was one

School of Medicine inducts new members to AOA honor society

The School of Medicine chapter of the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society has added 21 new students and three residents/fellows to its roster. The new AOA members were inducted

Challenges, perils of new media are nothing new in medicine, lecturer says

History is a valuable lens through which to view and evaluate the risks and opportunities new media pose throughout health care, Jeremy A. Greene, M.D., Ph.D., said April 27 at

Research office announces winners from 2018 Student Research Summit

Fourth-year medical student Chizitam Ibezim won first prize for his poster presentation at the annual UMKC Health Sciences Student Research Summit on April 18 at the Student Union. Ibezim was

Video series offers training tips for the 2018 Hospital Hill Run

Organizers of the 2018 Hospital Hill Run and presenting sponsor, UMKC Health Sciences District, are providing a series of video training tips to help participants prepare for the Friday and

Banners mark UMKC Health Sciences District

Monday was truly a banner day for the UMKC Health Sciences District as banners started going up on light poles ringing the area bounded by 22nd Street, Gillham Road, 25th

SOM vision researcher receives nearly $2-million for glaucoma research

Karl E. Kador, Ph.D., a researcher at the UMKC Vision Research Center, has received a nearly $2-million grant from the National Eye Institute at the National Institutes of Health. The



EVENTS

May
21
Mon
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.

School of Medicine informationplease click here.

If you have additional questions regarding commencement, please contact:

Brent McCoy, Student Affairs Coordinator
Phone: 816-235-1906
Email: mccoybt@umkc.edu

May
28
Mon
Memorial Day Holiday – University Holiday – University offices are closed.
May 28 all-day
Jun
7
Thu
Farewell Reception for Dean Steven Kanter
Jun 7 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Jun
12
Tue
UMKC SOM Wellness – Tea & Cookie Tuesdays
Jun 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Jul
4
Wed
Independence Day Holiday – University Holiday – University offices are closed.
Jul 4 all-day
Jul
10
Tue
UMKC SOM Wellness – Tea & Cookie Tuesdays
Jul 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Aug
5
Sun
White Coat 2018 – M.D. Program Ceremony
Aug 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Aug
14
Tue
UMKC SOM Wellness – Tea & Cookie Tuesdays
Aug 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm


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