Residents & Fellows

All UMKC School of Medicine residency and fellowship programs follow Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) standards. The listed Policies and Procedures provide a convenient reference for important information related to our graduate medical education programs.

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Residencies and Subspecialty Fellowships

Excellence in Patient Care … Superior Medical Knowledge … Understand and Use Practice-Based Learning and Improvement … Superior Interpersonal and Communication Skills … Professionalism at all times … Understand and Use System-Based Practice.


Research indicates racism a factor in pre-term births, lecturer says

  Research indicating that stress from racism contributes to low birth weights and premature births was presented Feb. 22 at Children’s Mercy Hospital by Dr. James W. Collins Jr. Collins,

LaGrece joins SOM as new media center manager

Sarah LaGrece has been selected as the new manager of the School of Medicine’s Medical Education Media Center. She will also serve as a senior operations technician at the Clinical

‘Slow Medicine’ aims to foster more thoughtful care

In an age of rapidly advancing technology and conflicting economic forces, it is important to guard against overuse of medical treatments and interventions, according to Pieter Cohen, M.D. He was

The right dose of research could help children, professor says

The challenge of finding the right dosage of medicines for young patients is complex and requires fresh thinking, J. Steven Leeder, Pharm.D., Ph.D., told the audience for the latest installment

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William T. Sirridge, M.D., Medical Humanities Lectureship 2018
Mar 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

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“How to Conduct a Good Death”

— Dr. Gary A. Salzman, M.D. —


Health Sciences Deans’ Seminar Series – Dr. Peter Koulen
Mar 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Serendipity – Judith E. Tintinalli, M.D., M.S.
Apr 5 @ 9:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Christopher Y. Thomas, M.D. Lectureship 2018
Apr 6 @ 7:45 am – 9:00 am

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