Paramedic and EMT training at UMKC School of Medicine
Paramedic and EMT training at UMKC School of Medicine

Paramedic and EMT training at UMKC School of Medicine

The Emergency Medical Services Education Program at UMKC School of Medicine provides training for future Paramedics and Emergency Medical Technicians. Explore the EMS Program and take advantage of an extended application period to enroll for classes that begin January 18 at the UMKC School of Medicine Clinical Training Facility.

UMKC Medicine
UMKC Medicine

UMKC Medicine

Explore the latest edition of UMKC Medicine, the School of Medicine magazine filled with feature articles, student and alumni news and profiles, and the 2016 Annual Report. More >>

SOM announces Sarah Morrison Award recipients
SOM announces Sarah Morrison Award recipients

SOM announces Sarah Morrison Award recipients

Eight students received Sarah Morrison Student Research awards to support their research efforts and help fund their presentations at conferences and scientific meetings. More >>

Going places
Going places

Going places

At the UMKC School of Medicine, our goal is to produce compassionate and competent health care providers. Master of Medical Science Physician Assistant student Darryl Olive talks about pursing the human aspect of healing. More >>

Showtime: Promotional videos highlight UMKC School of Medicine
Showtime: Promotional videos highlight UMKC School of Medicine

Showtime: Promotional videos highlight UMKC School of Medicine

The UMKC School of Medicine has unveiled a pair of videos that offer a lighthearted look at the school's values and commitment to our students and a more in depth look at our unique Docent System of medical education.

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  • NEWS

    • The Snow Symposium: Cultural exchange with a medical twist

      Traditional Chinese medicine and its potential for helping with U.S. pain-killer addictions were among the topics explored at the 17th Edgar Snow Symposium in Beijing and Tianjin. The symposium is an academic and cultural exchange between UMKC, Kansas City and China. It takes place every …
    • UMKC SOM plays host to medical women’s association regional conference

      The UMKC School of Medicine chapter of the American Medical Women’s Association played host to its regional conference on Nov. 20. More than 80 students and faculty from six Midwest medical schools participated in the  event focusing on advancing women in medicine. The conference featured …
    • Longtime soccer coach joins School of Medicine as advancement director

      Fred Schlichting, who spent 18 seasons as a coach with the UMKC men’s soccer team, has joined the School of Medicine as Director of Advancement. Schlichting brings an extensive background in event and logistics management, communications and relationship building to his new role. Schlichting was …
    • Eight receive Sarah Morrison Student Research Award

      The School of Medicine’s Student Research Program has announced winners of the October 2016 Sarah Morrison Student Research Awards. Eight students received awards to support their research efforts and help fund their presentations at conferences and scientific meetings. Seven of the recipients are B.A./M.D. students: …