Health & Life Sciences

Life Science Partners

As a founding stakeholder and supporter of the Kansas City Area Life Sciences Institute (KCALSI) and its initiatives, UMKC has forged new partnerships with community institutions and strengthened existing relationships to expand basic and applied research capacity. The vast majority of UMKC’s faculty in the life and health sciences have formal affiliations or joint appointments with a partner institution.

Partner institutions include:

Truman Medical Center
Children’s Mercy Hospital
Saint Luke’s Hospital
VA Medical Center
Center for Behavioral Medicine
Midwest Research Institute
Stowers Institute
Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
University of Kansas