Melanie Camejo, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Clerkship Director, Social Media Education
Department(s) of Emergency Medicine
Truman Medical Center - UMKC Health Sciences District
Education and Background

M.D. - University of Missouri - Kansas City
Residency - Temple University Hospital

Meet Melanie Camejo
Biography

Dr. Camejo was born in Cleveland, OH and moved to 2 other states before arriving to Kansas City, Missouri. She attended the combined 6 year medical program at UMKC and completed her residency in North Philadelphia at Temple University Hospital. After finishing residency, she was able to return home to Kansas City and work at Truman. Since joining TMC, she has been under great mentorship and steadily advancing in both student and residency leadership roles. She is currently working on completing her Master’s in Health Professions Education through UMKC-SOM. She also only works the night shift. Her work interests include physician wellness, diversity, medical student and resident education and social media to promote active learning. She is married to her husband, David, and they both plan on continuing to travel the world. She also enjoys salsa/other Latin dancing, weight lifting/working out, exploring new restaurants/foods and enjoying time with friends and family.