Gift Body Program

  • The donation of a body for medical education and research is the ultimate gift of life and represents a valuable, irreplaceable resource in the training of future physicians. Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences has a need for anatomical donations in order to carry out medical education and research studies.

    Gift Body

    Instructions for Donation

    Register for the Gift Body Program by completing and submitting the required forms.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Find the answers to our most commonly asked questions.

    Our Philosophy

    Learn about how KCUMB emphasizes respect for the donors and their families throughout the bequeathal process and medical study.

    Memorial Service

    KCUMB hosts a memorial service each spring on campus to honor those who graciously give their bodies to benefit future generations. The donor’s family will receive notification of the date and time of the ceremony, should they wish to attend.