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Summer Session Enrollment Is Now Open

April 7th, 2014 · No Comments · Academic programs, Academic units, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, General Education, Staff, Students

[The following was submitted by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications] Whatever your goals are, UMKC Summer Session is a great way to meet them. Whether you’re looking to catch up, making sure you stay on track, or aiming to graduate ahead of schedule, UMKC Summer Session 2014 offers flexible

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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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CDC Awards $7 Million Grant to School of Nursing and Health Studies

March 17th, 2014 · Comments Off · Announcement, Awards and honors, Faculty, Life Sciences

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have awarded the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Nursing and Health Studies a $7 million grant — the 

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Ann Cary, Dean of SONHS, Will Serve Second Term on AACN Board

February 17th, 2014 · Comments Off · Academic units, Community Connections

[The following was provided by the School of Nursing and Health Studies.] Ann Cary, dean of the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Nursing and Health Studies, has been elected to a second two-year term on the American Association of Colleges and Nursing (AACN) Board of Directors.

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School of Nursing and Health Studies Professor Elected to National Board

February 10th, 2014 · Comments Off · Awards and honors, Faculty, Life Sciences

[The following was provided by the School of Nursing and Health Studies.] Jacqueline Witt was elected secretary-treasurer of the National Certification Corporation (NCC) board for 2014-2016. She is a clinical associate professor and director of Continuing Nursing Education at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Nursing and Health Studies.

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School of Nursing and Health Studies Wins Mentoring Grant

January 13th, 2014 · Comments Off · Life Sciences

 [The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] The Arnold P. Gold Foundation chose the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Nursing and Health Studies as one of its grantees to start mentoring nurses in training and early practice to be more humanistic in their patient care.

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Gov. Nixon Announces His Plan for $20 Million in Grants for UMKC and Other Schools

January 6th, 2014 · Comments Off · Announcement, Classroom Technology, Faculty, Life Sciences, Staff, Students

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] At a news conference at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Nursing and Health Studies, Gov. Jay Nixon announced his budget proposal for fiscal year 2015 will include $20 million in grants for the state’s public colleges and universities to educate an […]

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LaFevers Wins American Association of Nurse Practitioners Award

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

[The following was provided by the School of Nursing and Health Studies.] David LaFevers, a full-time assistant clinical professor for the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Nursing and Health Studies, was recognized by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) with the 2014 AANP State Award for Excellence, representing Missouri.

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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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