Match Day 2024
Match Day 2024

Match Day 2024

The Class of 2024 discovered where they would be continuing their medical journey. Learn 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 >>

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 >>

Class of 2023 urged to 'change the world'
Class of 2023 urged to 'change the world'

Class of 2023 urged to 'change the world'

The UMKC School of Medicine recognized more than 180 graduates during the school's annual hooding ceremony at Swinney Center. More >>

Take Wing!
Take Wing!

Take Wing!

School of Medicine honors 2023 Take Wing Award recipient, Richard Barohn, M.D. More >>

Quality and Patient Safety
Quality and Patient Safety

Quality and Patient Safety

School of Medicine's spotlights its commitment to patient care with annual Vijay Babu Rayudu Quality and Patient Safety day event. More >>

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NEWS

Monumental Match Day for UMKC Medical Students

Excited cheers poured out of the UMKC Student Union on Friday, where more than 100 medical students tore open envelopes to discover where they would spend the next few years

UMKC School of Medicine Recognized for Excellence in Diversity for Second Year in a Row

The University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine has received the 2023 Health Professionals Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine. In a letter to

UMKC Alumnus Named Dean of School of Medicine

Alumnus Alexander Norbash, M.D., M.S., FACR, has been named the new dean of the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine. He will begin March 11. Norbash will be coming

UMKC Recognizes Outstanding Alumni

The University of Missouri-Kansas City Class of 2024 Alumni Achievement Award recipients include a national ABC News anchor, a nonprofit founder and Kansas City trailblazers. Each year, UMKC recognizes a

UMKC School of Medicine Receives National Award for Community Engagement

The University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine has received the prestigious Spencer Foreman Award for Outstanding Community Engagement from the Association of American Medical Colleges. The award highlights the

Passion for Art History Led William Ritter, M.D., (M.A. ’18), to Become an Award-Winning Teacher

William Ritter, M.D., (M.A. ’18), looks at a painting or a sculpture of the human body by Michelangelo or Leonardo Da Vinci and sees more than a famous work of art.

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EVENTS

Apr
20
Sat
M.M.S. Physician Assistant White Coat Ceremony
Apr 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

This is an invitation only event.

Live Stream this event: med.umkc.edu/PAwhitecoat

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Apr
30
Tue
Noback-Burton Lectureship: The Balance of Surgery and Photography
Apr 30 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

2024 Noback Burton Lectureship tile

Brad W. Warner, M.D.
Jessie L. Ternberg, M.D., Ph.D., Distinguished Professor of Pediatric Surgery
Washington University School of Medicine

Zoom: go.umkc.edu/noback-burton
Meeting ID: 928 2812 6701 • Passcode: 580124

May
3
Fri
Vijay Babu Rayudu Quality Improvement & Patient Safety Day
May 3 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm

April 11, 2014, marked the inaugural Vijay Babu Rayudu Quality Improvement & Patient Safety Day at the School of Medicine, an annual event giving students, residents, fellows, and faculty an opportunity to present their research and learn from experts in the field.

Please mark your calendar and plan to attend the 11th Annual Vijay Babu Rayudu Quality Improvement & Patient Safety Day event scheduled for:

May 3, 2024

Event Agenda

 

May
10
Fri
E. Grey Dimond, M.D., Take Wing Lecture
May 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

The E. Grey Dimond, M.D., Take Wing Award is the School of Medicine’s annual honor given to a graduate who has demonstrated excellence in his or her chosen field and exceeded the expectations of peers in the practice of medicine, academic medicine or research. Personal achievements and community or public service are also considered for the award, which is presented during graduation week.

The Take Wing winner receives an engraved Take Wing statue and round-trip paid transportation and expenses to Kansas City to accept the award. The winner also presents the E. Grey Dimond, M.D., Take Wing Lecture and makes a brief speech to that year’s graduating class during commencement ceremonies.

2024 Hooding Ceremony and Commencement
May 10 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Schedule


May 10, 2024
 – UMKC School of Medicine Hooding Ceremony
Time/Location:  – 4:00PM – 6:00PM
Swinney Recreation Center
5030 Holmes St, Kansas City, MO 64110
(for directions, please Click Here)
Livestream:https://med.umkc.edu/Commencement
YouTube App (Roku, Apple TV, Google TV, etc.): search for our channel by name:
UMKC School of Medicine” (Like and Subscribe!)

May 12, 2024 – UMKC Spring Commencement Ceremony 
Time/Location:  – 5:00PM – 7:00PM
T-Mobile Center
1407 Grand Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64106
(for schedule, registration, and more information, please Click Here)

 



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