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A hundred momentous destinations

There’s nothing quite like the excitement of Match Day, even when all the action is online. The roughly 100 graduates and graduates-to-be of the UMKC School of Medicine found out

UMKC SOM grad’s study on gun suicide wins national award

A research study by UMKC School of Medicine graduate Apurva Bhatt, M.D. ’17, shows the number of Missouri residents who use a gun to commit suicide has steadily increased during

A message from the dean: Hope and inspiration as we move forward

Dear Alumni: We are entering the 7th month of the coronavirus pandemic in the United States, and I am happy to say we have welcomed our 2026 class and successfully

14 COVID-19 Myths and Misconceptions

Mary Anne Jackson, M.D., dean of the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine, is an infectious disease expert. Also an alumna from the UMKC School of Medicine’s innovative six-year

Alumni Physicians Help Chiefs, Blues to Championships

School of Medicine classmates celebrated their teams’ super seasons What a difference a few months can make. In February, team physician Michael Monaco (B.A. ’84, M.D. ’87) was holding the



EVENTS

May
14
Fri
2021 Vijay Babu Rayudu Quality & Patient Safety Day
May 14 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

QPSD Event tile May 14, 2021

The all-virtual 8th Annual Vijay Babu Rayudu Quality & Patient Safety Day event will be held Friday, May 14, 2021 from Noon to 4:30 p.m.  You can join the event by clicking on the link below:

https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/94846524264?pwd=L211aUdsV1YyWXFwaUVxaVprQUI3dz09
Passcode: 864888

May
15
Sat
UMKC School of Medicine Spring Commencement 2021
May 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

2021 Spring Commencement Ceremonies

Kauffman Stadium

The University of Missouri-Kansas City is pleased to announce that in-person ceremonies honoring its 2020 and 2021 graduates will be hosted on Saturday, May 15, and Sunday, May 16, at Kauffman Stadium.

Saturday, May 15

Ceremony 1 – 10:00am

  • College of Arts & Sciences
  • Conservatory
  • School of Education

Ceremony 2 – 2:00pm

  • School of Biological and Chemical Sciences
  • School of Dentistry
  • School of Medicine
  • School of Nursing and Health Studies
  • School of Pharmacy

Sunday, May 16

Ceremony 3- 10:00am

  • Henry W. Bloch School of Management
  • School of Computing and Engineering
  • School of Law

Ceremony 4 – 2:00pm

  • Ceremony to celebrate our 2020 May and December graduates
May
16
Sun
Celebrate 2020 May and December graduates
May 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

2021 Spring Commencement Ceremonies

Kauffman Stadium

The University of Missouri-Kansas City is pleased to announce that in-person ceremonies honoring its 2020 and 2021 graduates will be hosted on Saturday, May 15, and Sunday, May 16, at Kauffman Stadium.

Saturday, May 15

Ceremony 1 – 10:00am

  • College of Arts & Sciences
  • Conservatory
  • School of Education

Ceremony 2 – 2:00pm

  • School of Biological and Chemical Sciences
  • School of Dentistry
  • School of Medicine
  • School of Nursing and Health Studies
  • School of Pharmacy

Sunday, May 16

Ceremony 3- 10:00am

  • Henry W. Bloch School of Management
  • School of Computing and Engineering
  • School of Law

Ceremony 4 – 2:00pm

  • Ceremony to celebrate our 2020 May and December graduates
May
17
Mon
Health Sciences Student Research Summit 2021 – Online!
May 17 @ 8:00 am – May 19 @ 6:00 pm

The Health Sciences Student Research

will be held ONLINE!

Students: May 17th, 18th and 19th 2021, 8:00-6:00
Open for Judges: 5 days – May 17th-21st

There are two options to present your research.

(1) A standard poster – the PowerPoint poster template
(2) A 7 minute recorded verbal PowerPoint presentation. Here are the Verbal Powerpoint template and PowerPoint instructions

Registration deadline:  May 11th via Redcap
Posters/PowerPoint deadline: May 13th via Box

Upload your Posters/Powerpoint  by May 13th in Box at: https://umkc.app.box.com/upload-widget/view/tqpxkzuoyj5vey306ip7ccz35o1bvwsx/110809235224

Save the poster or Powerpoint file in this format: LastNameFirstName.

For more information go to the Health Sciences Student Research Summit website.

Download the event flyer



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