Events Calendar

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

Meeting ID: 928 2812 6701 • Passcode: 580124

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


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


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
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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)