Events Calendar

MATCH Day 2019
Mar 15 @ 10:45 am – 12:00 pm

Match Day 2019 Announcement


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LIVE STREAM: MS6 students who would like for a family member or friend to watch the MATCH Day Ceremony may email them the link below.  Live feed will be available in real time only. Staff and faculty who cannot attend the event should also feel free to utilize the link. The stream will be available starting at 10:45AM.

GUEST PARKING: Free parking will be available 10:30am to 1:00pm the day of the event. Guests must park in levels 4-7 of the UMKC parking garage.

Campus Map:

Family and friends can also follow the excitement by using the #UMKCMatch2019 hashtag and the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) hashtag #Match2019 on social media.

6th Annual Medical Physics Review Course
Mar 19 @ 8:00 am – Mar 22 @ 5:00 pm

Save the Date - Children's Mercy Medical Physics Review Course

Children’s Mercy Kansas City, in conjunction with the Department of Radiology, is pleased to announce the 6th Annual Medical Physics Review Course from March 19-22, 2019.

The event will be held on the Children’s Mercy Kansas City campus located directly south of downtown Kansas City, Missouri.

The purpose of this four-day course is to provide a comprehensive medical review of physics for senior medical residents who are taking the ABR core exam in June 2019, or who are in preparation for it the following year.

The instructors for this course include medical physics faculty in the departments of radiology at Children’s Mercy and the University of Missouri-Kansas City.

This premier review course will provide participants with an overview of concepts in imaging and radiation physics and will be conducted in an informal, interactive format that include lectures as well as Q&A sessions.

Programming will include: Day 1: X-Ray and Radiography Day 2: Fluoroscopy, Mammography, Interventional Radiology Day 3: RISE, Shielding & Radiation Protection, Radiobiology Day 4: Ultrasound, MRI, CT, Nuclear Medicine.

Included in the cost of the course is a continental breakfast as well as lunch each day of the event. Additional details for registering to this course will be distributed in the fall. If you have any questions, please contact Teri Carver at or by phone at (816) 234-3273.

2019 Graduate Reception – School of Medicine Graduate Programs
May 2 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

SOM Graduate Reception


Heavy appetizers and soft drinks provided, cash bar available

RSVP by April 17 to Roz Powell
Adults: $20 / Children 4-12: $10

UMKC School of Medicine Commencement Spring 2019
May 20 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

• Live Stream •
Medical School Commencement

Please click here

Additional commencement information:

RSVP – For admittance: Please RSVP at the Commencement Website by April 29.  If your guest numbers change after your RSVP,  please contact Brent McCoy.

School of Medicine informationplease click here.

If you have additional questions regarding commencement, please contact:

Brent McCoy, Student Affairs Coordinator
Phone: 816-235-1906

2023 Hooding Ceremony and Commencement
May 12 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm


May 12, 2023 – 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)

May 13, 2023 – 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)