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.

Where careers take shape

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.


Athletes and volunteers: Take part in the 2018 Hospital Hill Run presented by UMKC Health Sciences District!

Multiple race options – 5K, 7.7 mile and half marathon – offered at discounted rates   Fourth-year medical student Jordann Dhuse, winner of the  women’s 5K event at the 2017

School of Medicine celebrates Match Day 2018

An early morning rain shower couldn’t dampen the Match Day excitement throughout the UMKC School of Medicine on Friday, March 16. Students gathered with family and friends to fill all

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

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Students Lunch on the Lawn and UMKC Health Sciences District Community Connections Fair
Aug 28 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

SOM Lunch on the lawn and Health Sciences District Community Connections Fair



Welcome to the fall semester on the Health Sciences Campus!

All Health Sciences Campus students are invited to a FREE LUNCH (bring your ID!) on the grass north of the Health Sciences Building and to visit with neighboring businesses and organizations during the Health Sciences District Community Connections Fair. The Connections Fair is also open to all Health Sciences faculty and staff.

Supported by the UMKC Health Sciences District Student Leadership Committee, the Office of Student Involvement and the Union Programming Board.

Catered by 2 Guys and a Grill

Health Sciences Deans’ Seminar Series
Aug 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

SOM-Health-Sciences-Deans’-Seminar-Series - Friedman


Creation and Refinement of the Insulin Photoactivated Depot

Simon H. Friedman, Ph.D.
Professor of Medicinal Chemistry
Division pf Pharmaceutical Sciences
University of Missouri – Kansas City

Lunch provided – All students and faculty are invited to attend

Labor Day Holiday – University Closed
Sep 2 all-day
Creation Station
Sep 3 all-day
Health Sciences Diversity and Inclusion Council – Cultural Competency Speaker Series
Sep 4 @ 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm

SOM Maternal Mortality Rate Diversity Council Speaker Series


Maternal Mortality Rate in African American Mothers

Traci Johnson, M.D., FACOG
Board-certified OB/GYN at University Health and Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, UMKC School of Medicine

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