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    • KCU Faculty Chosen Among William Jewell Honorees

      A faculty member at the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCU) was recently honored for her achievements by her alma mater. Sarah Hon, DO (COM ’93), associate professor and chair of neurology at KCU, was among three distinguished alumni from William Jewell College honored at the college’s 71st annual Achievement Day Dinner and Celebration in March. The Citation for Achievement is the highest honor given to alumni who have made significant contributions in their profession.

      Posted: 04/14/2015

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    • KCU Student Earns Prestigious Sarnoff Fellowship

      Ryan Coute, a second-year osteopathic medical student at the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCU), was recently chosen as a recipient of the Sarnoff Cardiovascular Research Foundation Fellowship. He is one of only 14 recipients nationally to earn the prestigious fellowship for the 2015-2016 academic year.

      Posted: 04/03/2015

      Category: Students, Research

    • Marc B. Hahn, DO, Formally Inducted As 14th President of the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences

      The Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCU) held a formal ceremony investing Marc B. Hahn, DO, as the 14th president, a position he has held since July 2013. The ceremony was held in the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art’s Atkins Auditorium on Thursday, March 26. KCU is the largest medical school in Missouri, 10th largest in the nation and one of the oldest osteopathic medical schools in the country.

      Posted: 03/27/2015

      Category: Events

    • Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences to Develop Additional Medical School Campus in Joplin

      The Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences’ (KCU) College of Osteopathic Medicine, the largest medical school in Missouri and 10th largest medical school in the country, received approval from the Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA) to develop an additional medical school campus in Joplin, Mo. KCU plans to matriculate an additional 150 students per year in the doctor of osteopathic medicine program at the new campus site.

      Posted: 03/26/2015

      Category: Students, Alumni, Faculty, Research, Outreach, Campus Life, Osteopathic Medicine, Events, General

    • Ingram’s Honors Two From KCU as 2015 ‘Heroes in Health Care’

      Two employees of the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCU) were among those honored as “Heroes in Health Care” for 2015 by Ingram’s Magazine.

      Posted: 03/24/2015

      Category: Faculty, General

    • Three Kansas City Health Sciences Schools Partner in Musculoskeletal Disease Research Consortium

      The Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCU), the University of Missouri – Kansas City (UMKC) and the University of Kansas (KU) Medical Center proudly announce a research consortium among the three Kansas City-area institutions. The consortium brings together scientists and resources focused on the research of musculoskeletal disorders and diseases.

      Posted: 02/25/2015

      Category: Research

    • KCU to Host Lecture by Renowned Regenerative Medicine Researcher

      The Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCU) will host a special presentation by renowned researcher Jianjie Ma, PhD, at 10:30 a.m. Friday, March 27, in the Academic Center on the KCU campus.

      Posted: 02/24/2015

      Category: Research, Events

    • Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences Hosts Panel and Reception for Kansas City’s Three New Medical School Deans

      The Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCU), the largest medical school in Missouri and one of the oldest osteopathic medical schools in the country, hosted a reception and panel discussion on Feb. 11. The event was held in the new Academic Support Center to celebrate the appointment of new deans to KCU, the University of Missouri – Kansas City (UMKC) School of Medicine, and the University of Kansas (KU) School of Medicine.

      Posted: 02/12/2015

      Category: Research, Events

    • Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences Hosts Center for Practical Bioethics’ Annual Symposium

      The Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCU) will host the 2015 Joan Berkley Bioethics Symposium on May 1, 2015. The symposium, which is part of an annual event coordinated by the Center for Practical Bioethics, will be held in the Academic Center on the KCU campus and address “The Politics of Pain.”

      Posted: 02/06/2015

      Category: Research, Events

    • KCU Earns Placement on President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for 2014

      The Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCU) was recently recognized for its dedication to serving others by being named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for 2014. The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), the federal agency for volunteering and service, honored KCU in the General Community Service category.

      Posted: 02/06/2015

      Category: Outreach

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