NEWS

UMKC School of Medicine Welcomes New Chair of Pediatrics

The UMKC School of Medicine has announced that Jeanne M. James, M.D., FAAP, MBA, has been named the school’s new chair of the Department of Pediatrics. James will also serve

SOM research office taking applications for SPiRe Grant

The School of Medicine Office of Research is seeking applications for the Sarah Morrison Pilot Research Fund (SPiRe), an internal grant for clinical and basic scientists. Application deadline is noon,

Changes announced in Physician Assistant program, Department of Graduate Health Professions

Lindsay Abernethy, MMSc, PA-C, has been selected to serve as the interim program director of the School of Medicine’s Master of Medical Science-Physician Assistant program. The appointment is part of

School of Medicine faculty among those to be honored at university-wide event

Six School of Medicine faculty will be among more than 60 UMKC faculty recognized in a university-wide virtual event to honor promotion, tenure, endowed chairs, distinguished professorships, and unique UMKC

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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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