Reaching the Community
Reaching the Community

Reaching the Community

School of Medicine researcher Kim Smolderen, Ph.D., is leading a project to raise community awareness of peripheral arterial disease (PAD) and the cardiovascular risks associated with it in one of the city’s most underserved neighborhoods. More >>

Summer Scholars
Summer Scholars

Summer Scholars

A new STAHR Summer Scholars program for college students provides experiences to support student academic progression and retention in health professions programs. More >>

Physician's Assistant Virtual Fair
Physician's Assistant Virtual Fair

Physician's Assistant Virtual Fair

The UMKC School of Medicine will be participating in CareerEco’s Physician Assistant Virtual Fairs in the Spring and Summer.
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Student Leaders
Student Leaders

Student Leaders

Students at the UMKC School of Medicine find crucial support and leadership opportunities through working with the Student National Medical Association. More >>

Diversity: A program of excellence
Diversity: A program of excellence

Diversity: A program of excellence

Diversity and inclusion are important elements of educating future physicians at the UMKC School of Medicine. INSIGHT Into Diversity, a national diversity-focused publication, has recognized the School of Medicine with a 2018 Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award. 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

Upcoming changes announced in GME, faculty development

School of Medicine Interim Dean Mary Anne Jackson, M.D., has announced changes within the dean’s office that will take effect July 1. Christine Sullivan, M.D., associate dean for graduate medical

Med School announces student research summit winners

Keerthi Gondi, a fifth-year medical student, and Kathryn Kyler, a bioinformatics student, were selected as the School of Medicine’s winners of the 2019 Health Sciences Student Research Summit. This year’s

Med students present record number of posters at 2019 Health Sciences Research Summit

Kizhan Muhammad knows an opportunity when she sees one. The fifth-year medical student used a particularly rare case that appeared during her critical care rotation in the hospital’s intensive care

Discounted registration available for 2019 Hospital Hill Run

The UMKC Health Sciences District is once again pleased to serve as an event sponsor for one of the oldest and most-storied races in Missouri: the 46th Annual Hospital Hill

Dr. Waldman appointed vice dean for strategic initiatives and stewardship

The School of Medicine announced that Steven D. Waldman, M.D., JD, has been appointed vice dean for strategic initiatives and stewardship. In this role, he will be involved in all

It’s an active spring in the Health Sciences District

The warm weather is here – and the UMKC Health Sciences District has a number of upcoming healthy initiatives for staff, students and faculty. Whether it’s an e-bike rental or

Dr. Brian Carter delivers 25th annual Sirridge humanities lecture

Brian Carter, M.D., an international expert in neonatal intensive care outcomes, medical bioethics and pediatric palliative care presented the 25th annual William T. Sirridge, M.D., Medical Humanities Lecture on March

Match Day 2019: A day of celebration

Match Day List 2019 Match Day Photo Album The brisk morning wind couldn’t cool the excitement and enthusiasm of Match Day 2019 at the UMKC School of Medicine. Residencies were



EVENTS

Jul
24
Wed
PA Virtual Fair
Jul 24 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

PA Virtual Fair - July 24, 2019

The UMKC School of Medicine will be participating in CareerEco’s Physician Assistant Virtual Fairs in the Spring and Summer.

  • Candidates will have the opportunity to connect real-time with 30+ PA schools without the hassle of leaving your home or office
  • You will meet School Representatives online via chat rooms during the event
  • Schools’ chat hours will be posted in advance (a camera is not required for the chat feature)
  • Click HERE to register today!
Aug
10
Sat
2019 M.D. Program White Coat Ceremony
Aug 10 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Aug
13
Tue
UMKC SOM Wellness – Tea & Cookie Tuesdays
Aug 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Aug
16
Fri
InDOCtrination Ceremony
Aug 16 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Sep
2
Mon
Labor Day Holiday – University Closed
Sep 2 all-day
Sep
10
Tue
UMKC SOM Wellness – Tea & Cookie Tuesdays
Sep 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Oct
8
Tue
UMKC SOM Wellness – Tea & Cookie Tuesdays
Oct 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Nov
12
Tue
UMKC SOM Wellness – Tea & Cookie Tuesdays
Nov 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Nov
28
Thu
Thanksgiving Day Holiday – University Closed
Nov 28 – Nov 29 all-day
Dec
10
Tue
UMKC SOM Wellness – Tea & Cookie Tuesdays
Dec 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm


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