School of Medicine recognizes mid-year graduates

Mid-year M.D. gradautes John Logan, Margaret Finn and DJ Kemp.

The School of Medicine recognized graduate candidates from M.D., Master of Science, and Graduate Certificate degree programs who participated in the UMKC Mid-Year Commencement Ceremony on Dec. 15 at Swinney Recreation Center.

Students receiving their M.D. degrees were Margaret Finn, DJ Kemp and John Logan. Abdulraham Al-Sulimai received a Master of Health Professional Education degree.

Four students graduated from the school’s Master of Science in Bioinformatics program in December. They are Firas Al Badarin, Poghni Peri-Okonny, Seemeen Hassan, and Gustavo Vilchez. Two students, Yahia Mohammed and Nicole Wood, also completed the school’s graduate certificate program in clinical research.

The combined mid-year ceremony honored graduates from the Conservatory of Music and Dance, Henry W. Bloch School of Management and the schools of Biological Sciences, Computing and Engineering, Education, Law, Medicine, Nursing and Health Studies, Pharmacy and Graduate Studies.

The School of Medicine’s spring graduation ceremony is scheduled for 3 p.m. on May 20, 2019, at the Kauffman Center.