Women in Medicine Month
Women in Medicine Month

Women in Medicine Month

The School of Medicine sponsored the annual Sirridge Lecture with alumna Dana Suskind, M.D., director of the Thirty Million Word initiative, during Women in Medicine Month. More >>

Reaching the Community
Reaching the Community

Reaching the Community

School of Medicine researcher Kim Smolderen, Ph.D., is leading a project to raise community awareness of peripheral arterial disease (PAD) and the cardiovascular risks associated with it in one of the city’s most underserved neighborhoods. More >>

Summer Scholars
Summer Scholars

Summer Scholars

A new STAHR Summer Scholars program for college students provides experiences to support student academic progression and retention in health professions programs. More >>

Diversity: A program of excellence
Diversity: A program of excellence

Diversity: A program of excellence

Diversity and inclusion are important elements of educating future physicians at the UMKC School of Medicine. INSIGHT Into Diversity, a national diversity-focused publication, has recognized the School of Medicine with a 2018 Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award. More >>

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NEWS

Prarthana Patel to present rare case study after winning clinical case competition

Sixth-year medical student Prarthana Patel turned a rare opportunity to be involved in a unique patient case into an award-winning case study that she will present at a national conference

Thirty Million Words initiative founder presents annual Sirridge Lecture

One of the best things parents can do for their young children to help them succeed in life is to talk to them. A lot. Dana Suskind, M.D., has spent

Subhjit Sekhon awarded fellowship in tropical medicine

Through a previous medical outreach journey to Nicaragua, Subhjit Sekhon saw first-hand the dire need for health care services in some of the remote and underserved areas of the world.

AAFP honors UMKC School of Medicine Family Medicine Interest Group

A productive year of sponsoring and participating in community services and professional development program has earned the UMKC School of Medicine’s Family Medicine Interest Group the 2019 Program of Excellence

In Memoriam: Dr. Alan Salkind

Alan Salkind, M.D., who served nearly 20 years as a member of the UMKC School of Medicine faculty, died on Sept. 3 at Saint Luke’s Hospice House following a short

Office of Student Affairs welcomes Bridgette Jones, M.D., as assistant academic dean

The School of Medicine has announced that Bridgette Jones, M.D., M.S., has joined the Office of Student Affairs in a new role of assistant academic dean. In this position, Jones

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EVENTS

Oct
30
Wed
Health Sciences Diversity and Inclusion Council Cultural Competency Speaker Series
Oct 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Biodiversity and the Medicines from Nature

Cesar Compadre, Ph.D., professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences; director, Biomedical Visualization Center, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

To register, go to https://tinyurl.com/CCSSregistration.

Because of space considerations, registration is encouraged but not required.

Also available online via Zoom at https://umkc.zoom.us/j/8162352833.

Nov
12
Tue
UMKC SOM Wellness – Tea & Cookie Tuesdays
Nov 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Nov
28
Thu
Thanksgiving Day Holiday – University Closed
Nov 28 – Nov 29 all-day
Dec
10
Tue
UMKC SOM Wellness – Tea & Cookie Tuesdays
Dec 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Dec
25
Wed
University Holiday – University Closed
Dec 25 2019 – Jan 1 2020 all-day
Jan
14
Tue
UMKC SOM Wellness – Tea & Cookie Tuesdays
Jan 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm


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