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Frontiers Awards Go To Three UMKC Researchers

April 7th, 2014 · No Comments · Academic units, Affiliated groups, Awards and honors, Community Connections, Faculty, Life Sciences

[The following was provided by the School of Dentistry and School of Nursing and Health Studies.] Three proposals from the University of Missouri-Kansas City were selected to receive $20,000 Pilot and Collaborative Studies Awards from Frontiers: The Heartland Institute for Clinical and Translational Research.

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Scholarships Funds to Double at the School of Dentistry

February 17th, 2014 · Comments Off · Academic units, Affiliated groups, Alumni, Community Connections, Scholarships, Students, UMKC Foundation

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] The University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry has received $7.67 million to commit to student scholarships, one of the largest gifts to go to an American dental school.

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Gibson of the School of Dentistry Completes Institute for Teaching and Learning

January 6th, 2014 · Comments Off · Awards and honors, Faculty

[The following was provided by the ADEA/AAL Institute for Teaching and Learning.] Tanya Gibson, assistant professor at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry, completed the 2013 American Dental Education Association/AAL Institute for Teaching and Learning (ADEA/AAL ITL), a two-phase, 50-hour program for early career faculty and dentists who are transitioning from private practice […]

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Faculty Profile Series: Sarah Dallas

November 11th, 2013 · Comments Off · Awards and honors, Faculty, Life Sciences, Promotion and Tenure, Research

[The following was submitted by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] This is another in an ongoing series of profiles of faculty members who have recently achieved tenure and/or promotion. These profiles are intended to provide

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Vote Nov. 5: $8 Million a Year Boost for UMKC

October 28th, 2013 · Comments Off · Administration, Affiliated groups, Communications, Faculty, Life Sciences, Mission and Goals, Research, Staff, Students, Support services, Technology

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] WHO:  University of Missouri-Kansas City students, staff and faculty

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Vote Nov. 5 in Jackson County: UMKC Research is on the Ballot

October 21st, 2013 · Comments Off · Academic units, Administration, Affiliated groups, Alumni, Community Connections, Diversity, Faculty, Government and Higher Education, Life Sciences, Mission and Goals, Research, Staff, Students, Technology, University Advancement

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] University of Missouri-Kansas City researchers are pioneering prevention, treatments and cures for medical conditions that especially affect Jackson County residents.

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School of Dentistry Opens Innovation Clinic

September 23rd, 2013 · Comments Off · Academic programs, Academic units, Alumni, Announcement, Faculty, Life Sciences, Research, Students, Technology

[The following was submitted by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] The University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry unveiled a new, innovative approach that will teach future dentists and dental hygienists the tools of the trade in a high-tech, contemporary dental practice setting.

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Transformative Gift: Hall Family and Foundation Pledge $75 million to Translational Medicine Institute

September 9th, 2013 · Comments Off · Academic programs, Announcement, Life Sciences, Mission and Goals

[The following was submitted by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] If Jackson County voters approve the half-cent sales tax Nov. 5 aimed to create the Translational Medicine Institute of Jackson County, the Hall family and Hall Family Foundation will donate $75 million for a building to house the center.

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UMKC Increases Innovative Team Approach in Health Education

August 19th, 2013 · Comments Off · Academic programs, Awards and honors, Faculty, Life Sciences, Mission and Goals

[The following was submitted by the Division of  Strategic Marketing and Communications.] The University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Nursing and Health Studies, in collaboration with the Schools of Dentistry, Pharmacy and Social Work, has received a three-year federal grant of $722,208 to fund the creation an interprofessional collaboration model at a Kansas City area […]

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UMKC Professor Wins Dental Hygiene Educator of the Year Award

July 12th, 2013 · Comments Off · Academic programs, Awards and honors, Faculty, Life Sciences

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