Match Day 2017
Match Day 2017

Match Day 2017

Congratulations to the UMKC School of Medicine Class of 2017 on an outstanding Match Day.

Medical Mission
Medical Mission

Medical Mission

Follow School of Medicine student Kayla Briggs as she joins a medical mission team in the Dominican Republic. More

Summer Scholars
Summer Scholars

Summer Scholars

With classes from basic sciences to clinical rotations, the School of Medicine's Summer Scholars Program offers high school students an opportunity to learn more about careers in health care. Check out the Summer Scholars program and apply today for one of three Summer Scholars sessions. Applications are due April 14.

PA Virtual Fair April 19-20, 2017
PA Virtual Fair
April 19-20, 2017

PA Virtual Fair
April 19-20, 2017

Register now to attend the FREE Physician Assistant Virtual Fair and connect real-time with 25+ accredited PA programs nationwide, including ours at the UMKC School of Medicine.
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Gold Humanism Honor Society
Gold Humanism Honor Society

Gold Humanism Honor Society

The UMKC School of Medicine chapter of the Gold Humanism Honor Society welcomed its 2017 class of inductees during a ceremony and reception at Diastole. More >>

Med student First Aid
Med student First Aid

Med student First Aid

Vaishnavi Vaidyanathan spent nearly six months working as a contributing author to the 2017 edition of the USMLE Step 1 study guide, First Aid. More >>

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    • Students turn interprofessional education into a competition

      Interprofessional education at UMKC’s health sciences schools has spawned an interprofessional competition. Nearly 50 students from the schools of dentistry, medicine, nursing and pharmacy worked together as members of nine interprofessional teams putting their combined skills to the test in the first Interprofessional Education and …
    • Med student Briggs joins surgical team on Dominican Republic mission

      Kayla Briggs, a sixth-year student at UMKC School of Medicine, is part of a 11-person group that left Saturday for the Dominican Republic on an eight-day medical mission trip. The team consists of physicians, nurses, paramedics, an interpreter and Briggs. Visit the UMKC School of …
    • Match Day a time for joy, celebration at UMKC School of Medicine

      Jasleen Ghuman opened the white envelope in her hands, took a quick peek at the single page message inside, and exploded with screams of joy. Ten years ago, Ghuman came to the United States from India with her mother and siblings. Her dream was to …
    • SOM students take part in national conference on student-run free clinics

      Three fifth-year UMKC School of Medicine student members of the Kansas City Free Eye Clinic represented the organization and presented at the February meeting of the Society for Student Run Free Clinics National Conference in Anaheim, California. Mrigank Gupta, Ravali Gummi, and Ahsan Hussain presented …