Our Healthy Kansas City Eastside
Our Healthy Kansas City Eastside

Our Healthy Kansas City Eastside

Jackson County legislature approves $5 million to continue community health initiatives through Our Healthy Eastside Kansas City. More >>

$100 Million Project Planned for Health Sciences District
$100 Million Project Planned for Health Sciences District

$100 Million Project Planned for Health Sciences District

New multi-story building will expand classrooms and teaching clinics, spur research and development. More >>

Excellence in Diversity
Excellence in Diversity

Excellence in Diversity

INSIGHT into Diversity recognizes the UMKC School of Medicine with its Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity award for the second time in four years. More >>

UMKC School of Medicine Ranks Among the Nation's Best
UMKC School of Medicine Ranks Among the Nation's Best

UMKC School of Medicine Ranks Among the Nation's Best

The UMKC School of Medicine is the highest-ranked medical school in Missouri for Primary Care in the 2023 graduate school rankings by U.S. News & World Report. More >>

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The High Priest of Sound

Paul Rudy has always been fascinated with sound. He’s ridden the sound waves to many impressive achievements as a composer, performer, Guggenheim Fellow, Fulbright Fellow, artist and sound healer. He’s

Our Healthy Kansas City Eastside receives $5 million for community health initiative

The Jackson County Legislature approved $5 million to continue community health initiatives through Our Healthy Eastside Kansas City, based on the success of the coalition’s impact on COVID-19 and community

Alumni join School of Medicine’s anesthesiologist assistant program faculty

Three UMKC School of Medicine’s Master of Science in Anesthesia program alumni have been selected for faculty leadership roles. They all have served as preceptors for many years and bring

School of Medicine alumna, faculty member Amy Patel is 2022 Chiefs’ Fan of the Year

The Kansas City Chiefs are on a roll in the National Football League and UMKC School of Medicine alumna and faculty member Amy Patel, M.D., is now part of the

Health Sciences Campus welcomes new director of major gifts

Gus Sonnenberg, a 15-year fundraising veteran, has joined the UMKC Foundation as senior director of major gifts for the Health Sciences Campus. He will work specifically with the schools of

Rural medicine program expansion leads to School of Medicine renovation projects

Missouri is getting help with its rural physician shortage from the UMKC School of Medicine. In addition to planning a major expansion of its rural medicine campus at Mosaic Life

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