Events Calendar


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
8
Wed
UMKC SOM Dean’s Lecture Series – 2024 W. Kendall McNabney Lecture
May 8 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

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2024 W. Kendall McNabney Lecture

“The Dead and Those About to Die – Leadership and Advocacy in Time of Crisis”
Matthew Bitner, MD, MEd
Professor and Chair of Emergency Medicine
Prisma Health – Upstate
University of South Carolina School of Medicine
Greenville, SC

When: Wednesday, May 8, 2024 / 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location:
Theater B – UMKC School of Medicine

Livestream: https://med.umkc.edu/McNabneyLecture
YouTube App 
(Roku, Apple TV, Google TV, etc.): search for our channel by name:
UMKC School of Medicine” (Like and Subscribe!)

Alternate Zoom Streaming Access
Zoom Meeting URL: Click Here to Connect
Meeting ID:: 916 2955 9750
Password: None

May
9
Thu
2024 Alpha Omega Alpha Lectureship
May 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
2024 Alpha Omega Alpha Lectureship

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“TBA”
Dr. Dana Thompson, M.D., M.S., M.B.A, ’91
Chief of Pediatric Otolaryngology in the Department of Otolaryngology
Lauren D. Holinger, M.D., Professor and Chair of Pediatric Otolaryngology
Vice Chair for the Department of Surgery
Executive Physician Director for Ambulatory Practice
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine – Chicago

When: Thursday, May 9, 2024 / 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Location:
Theater B – UMKC School of Medicine
Livestream: https://med.umkc.edu/AOALecture
YouTube App (Roku, Apple TV, Google TV, etc.): search for our channel by name:
UMKC School of Medicine” (Like and Subscribe!)

Alternate Zoom Streaming Access

Zoom Meeting URL: TBD
Meeting ID:: N/A
Password: N/A

May
10
Fri
E. Grey Dimond, M.D., Take Wing Lecture
May 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

In person or Livestream: med.umkc.edu/TakeWing

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)