Match 2019: A day of celebration
Match 2019: A day of celebration

Match 2019: A day of celebration

Congratulations to the Class of 2019 on an outstanding Match Day! More >>

Gold Humanism Honor Society
Gold Humanism Honor Society

Gold Humanism Honor Society

The School of Medicine’s Gold Humanism Honor Society recognizes 34 students, residents/fellows and faculty for their exemplary care of patients and their humanistic approach to clinical practice. More >>

Diversity: A program of excellence
Diversity: A program of excellence

Diversity: A program of excellence

Diversity and inclusion are important elements of educating future physicians at the UMKC School of Medicine. INSIGHT Into Diversity, a national diversity-focused publication, has recognized the School of Medicine with a 2018 Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award. More >>

Student Leaders
Student Leaders

Student Leaders

Students at the UMKC School of Medicine find crucial support and leadership opportunities through working with the Student National Medical Association. More >>

Pro Re Nata

P.R.N. (“as circumstances require”) highlights current and upcoming events, trends, awards, and news for faculty/staff, students, residents, including various spotlights of departments, people, and other happenings within the School of Medicine.

P.R.N. began its existence as a printed monthly publication. It has since transitioned to an online publication, providing a forum for more up-to-date information you need to be in the know about the School of Medicine.

NEWS

School of Medicine celebrates graduating class of 2019

More than 130 UMKC School of Medicine celebrated receiving their doctor of medicine and graduate degrees at the 2019 commencement ceremony on May 20 at Kansas City’ Kauffman Center for

Physician quality and outcomes expert Arif Kamal receives 2019 Take Wing Award

For Arif Kamal, M.D., ’05, physician quality and outcomes officer for the Duke Cancer Institute in Durham, North Carolina, research is as much about solving a problem as it is

Dr. Sam Page encourages patient advocacy at 2019 Quality Patient Safety Day event

Physicians carry the responsibility of serving as a patient advocate as well as a care giver, Sam Page, M.D., FASA, told students and faculty at the UMKC School of Medicine

Former faculty member Dr. Joseph Parker Jr. dies

Dr. Joseph C. Parker Jr. passed away May 3 at the age of 81. His survivors include Dr. John Parker, M.D. ’93, with whom he practiced the last 10 years

School of Medicine welcomes new class of 22 into AOA honor society

The School of Medicine chapter of Alpha Omega Alpha welcomed 22 new inductees into the medical honor society during a banquet on May 2 at Diastole. This year’s list of

Upcoming changes announced in GME, faculty development

School of Medicine Interim Dean Mary Anne Jackson, M.D., has announced changes within the dean’s office that will take effect July 1. Christine Sullivan, M.D., associate dean for graduate medical

Med School announces student research summit winners

Keerthi Gondi, a fifth-year medical student, and Kathryn Kyler, a bioinformatics student, were selected as the School of Medicine’s winners of the 2019 Health Sciences Student Research Summit. This year’s

Med students present record number of posters at 2019 Health Sciences Research Summit

Kizhan Muhammad knows an opportunity when she sees one. The fifth-year medical student used a particularly rare case that appeared during her critical care rotation in the hospital’s intensive care



EVENTS

May
27
Mon
Memorial Day Holiday – University Closed
May 27 all-day
May
29
Wed
Health Sciences Deans’ Seminar Series
May 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Deans Seminar Series - Khajotia

 


 

How Do We Get to Precision Medicine in Pediatric Asthma?

Bridgette L. Jones, M.D.
Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
UMKC School of Medicine

Lunch Provided
All students, faculty and staff are invited to attend

Jun
11
Tue
UMKC SOM Wellness – Tea & Cookie Tuesdays
Jun 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Jul
4
Thu
Independence Day Holiday – University Closed
Jul 4 all-day
Jul
9
Tue
UMKC SOM Wellness – Tea & Cookie Tuesdays
Jul 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Aug
10
Sat
2019 M.D. Program White Coat Ceremony
Aug 10 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Aug
13
Tue
UMKC SOM Wellness – Tea & Cookie Tuesdays
Aug 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Aug
16
Fri
InDOCtrination Ceremony
Aug 16 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Sep
2
Mon
Labor Day Holiday – University Closed
Sep 2 all-day
Sep
10
Tue
UMKC SOM Wellness – Tea & Cookie Tuesdays
Sep 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm


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