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Class of 2023 urged to ‘change the world’ in School of Medicine hooding ceremony

School of Medicine Dean Mary Anne Jackson (M.D. ’78) encouraged the graduates of the Class of 2023 to be grateful, remain humble and have courage in the next step of

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

School of Medicine honors 2023 Take Wing Award recipient, Richard Barohn, M.D. Richard Barohn (M.D. `80) was a 17-year-old high school senior when he was accepted to the UMKC School

Leading advocate for cancer patients selected as School of Medicine Alumni Award recipient

Arif Kamal, (M.D. ’05) was recognized as the 2023 UMKC School of Medicine Alumni Award winner during the university’s Alumni Awards ceremony on March 10 at the Plexpod Westport Commons

Med School’s Mary Anne Jackson, M.D., an honored academic leader

Editors of Ingram’s Magazine selected UMKC School of Medicine Dean Mary Anne Jackson, (M.D. ’78) as one of the region’s outstanding academic leaders, naming her to their 2023 class of

SOM Grad Linda Siy, M.D., Selected Texas Family Physician of the Year

UMKC School of Medicine alumna Linda Siy, (M.D. ’90) was awarded the 2022 Texas Family Physician of the Year award by the Texas Academy of Family Physicians. She received the



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

Physician Assistant White Coat Ceremony graphic tile

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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