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$20 Million Grant to Study Climate Variability

August 11th, 2014 · No Comments · News, Research

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] The National Science Foundation has awarded a $20 million grant to fund a five-year, multi-institutional project to study climate variability and its potential agricultural, ecological

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UM System HIV Researchers to Study Drug Resistance in Cameroon Patients

July 28th, 2014 · No Comments · Awards and Honors, Research

[The following was provided by the School of Dentistry.] Carole McArthur, M.D., Ph.D., Professor in the Department of Oral and Craniofacial Science, and Stefan Sarafianos Ph.D., Chancellor’s Excellence Chair in Virology at the

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LaFevers Recognized by American Association of Nurse Practitioners

July 7th, 2014 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors, Research

[The following was provided by the School of Nursing and Health Studies.] Nurse practitioners and nurse practitioner advocates, recipients of the prestigious American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) 2014 State Award for Excellence, were honored at an awards ceremony and reception held in June during the AANP 2014 National Conference in Nashville.

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Amyot Wins American Dental Hygienists’ Association Award

July 7th, 2014 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors, Research

[The following was provided by the School of Dentistry.] Nearly 2,000 attendees gathered in June in Las Vegas for the 2014 American Dental Hygienists’ Association (ADHA) Center for Lifelong Learning. At its 91st annual session, the ADHA  at the 91st Annual Session announced awardees who epitomize the commitment and professionalism of those involved in the […]

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UMKC School of Nursing and Health Studies Awarded $928K in Tuition Grants

June 30th, 2014 · Comments Off · News, Research

[The following was provided by the School of Nursing and Health Studies.] The University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Nursing and Health Studies has been awarded nearly $928,000 in grants for undergraduate and graduate students.

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Attend School of Medicine Dean Search Open Forums

June 9th, 2014 · Comments Off · News, Research

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] Three of the four candidates have upcoming on-campus interviews for the dean position at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine. One candidate was on campus June 11 and 12.

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Learn How to Use a New Web Tool for Health Research Data Management

June 2nd, 2014 · Comments Off · News, Perks, Research

[The following was provided by the School of Medicine.] The University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine’s Center for Health Insights announces the availability of REDCap (Research Electronic Data Capture) to enhance biomedical and health research initiatives at UMKC.

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NIH Awards $2.585 M Grant to School of Nursing and Health Studies

June 2nd, 2014 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors, News, Research

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] The National Institutes of Health has awarded a $2.585 million grant to the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Nursing and Health Studies for a study

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School of Medicine and Children’s Mercy Name Endowed Chairs

June 2nd, 2014 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors, News, Research

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] Children’s Mercy and the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine announced that Stephen Kingsmore, MB, ChB, BAO, DSc, FRCPath, director, Center for Pediatric Genomic Medicine has been named the Dee Lyons/Missouri Endowed Chair in Pediatric Genomic Medicine and Kathy Goggin, PhD, director, […]

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Shah Earns Outstanding Dissertation Award for HIV Research

June 2nd, 2014 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors, Mission and Goals, News, Research

[The following was provided by the School of Graduate Studies.] University of Missouri-Kansas City PhD graduate Ankit Shah received the School of Graduate Studies’ Outstanding Dissertation Award.

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