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  • KCUMB provides the following brochures and publications to those interested in learning more about osteopathic medicine and the degree programs offered by KCUMB.

    College of Osteopathic Medicine - Fact Sheet
    Founded in 1916, KCUMB's College of Osteopathic Medicine is a leader in osteopathic medical education, with a learning environment that emphasizes both academic excellence and the education of caring, compassionate physicians, who place their patients' needs above all else.

     
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    College of Biosciences - Fact Sheet
    Whether your interest is in working toward discoveries in a biomedical research laboratory or exploring the role of bioethics in research and the practice of medicine, KCUMB's College of Biosciences can teach you the skills you need to become an immediate contributor in the growing life sciences industry.

     
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    What is a D.O.?

    The premise of osteopathic medicine is that people are more than just the sum of their body parts. Doctors of osteopathic medicine (D.O.s) take a holistic approach to medicine. Osteopathic medical schools espouse the osteopathic philosophy and generally teach a four-year curriculum, which embraces preventive medicine and holistic patient care. 

     
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    College of Osteopathic Medicine - Viewpiece

    Whether your ultimate goal is to practice in a primary care field or any of the countless medical specialties or subspecialties, KCUMB's College of Osteopathic Medicine will provide you with the education you need to become a highly competent and compassionate physician.



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    College of Osteopathic Medicine - Partners Program Brochure

    Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences-College of Osteopathic Medicine is fortunate to be able to offer a unique early admissions opportunity to outstanding undergraduate students at select educational institutions. The Partners Program, established in 1998, offers well-qualified undergraduate students the opportunity to gain early admission to KCUMB-COM.

     
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    College of Biosciences - Viewpiece

    KCUMB is proud to offer Kansas City’s only graduate-level degree in bioethics. The master’s degree program explores moral values as they relate to research and the practice of medicine. A full-time one-year track is available, as well as a part-time program designed for working professionals. Designed to accommodate students with diverse backgrounds and interests, our master of arts in bioethics program is ideal for those who regularly encounter ethical challenges in their work, including practicing physicians, nurses, lawyers, chaplains and other health professionals.

     
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