School of Medicine welcomes Class of 2022
School of Medicine welcomes Class of 2022

School of Medicine welcomes Class of 2022

The School of Medicine introduced its new class of first-year students during the 2016 InDOCtrination Ceremony. More >> A class of more than 110 students took part in this year's event. More >>

Paramedic program receives full accreditation
Paramedic program receives full accreditation

Paramedic program receives full accreditation

The UMKC School of Medicine Paramedic Program received full accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) for its curriculum and training of future paramedics. More >>

Taking the next step
Taking the next step

Taking the next step

UMKC School of Medicine's new third-year students take part in the annual White Coat Ceremony, marking the next step in their medical school journey. More >>

Camp Cardiac
Camp Cardiac

Camp Cardiac

Students offer education on heart health at Camp Cardiac. More >>

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    • Returning and new students express excitement for the semester’s start

      For three days, cars lined the streets around the University of Missouri-Kansas City Volker and Health Sciences campuses as 1,500 students moved into apartments and residence halls. All in preparation for the 2016-17 academic year, which starts Aug. 22. Nearly 750 returning, transfer and graduate …
    • InDOCtrination Ceremony welcomes Class of 2022

      Sarthak Garg learned quickly that medical school can be a humbling experience. A second-year student at the UMKC School of Medicine, Garg said he was proud as he left the school’s InDOCtrination Ceremony a year ago. “I felt that I had done a lot in …
    • UMKC ambulance adds new experience to EMS training

      A team of paramedics worked together to carefully load the accident victim into an ambulance. The emergency medical personnel continued to monitor the patient while maintaining the necessary life support techniques as the vehicle left the scene. The scenario is actually a training exercise for Paramedic and …
    • UMKC School of Medicine Paramedic Program receives full five-year accreditation

      The UMKC School of Medicine Paramedic Program recently received a glowing report and full accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) for its curriculum and training of future paramedics. “Accreditation is verification that we’ve been compared to the standard for …