The groundbreaking ceremony for the Health Education Building took place Aug. 27. This new facility will help train a greater number of physicians, nurses and allied health care professionals for Kansas. View photos of the ceremony.
Conflict of interest certifications
Faculty, unclassified staff and research collaborators will receive their FY2016 Annual Conflict of Interest (COI) disclosure certification beginning this week (week of Aug. 31). A notification with a link to the COI certification will be sent from KU-Lawrence, and you are expected to complete the certification within 30 days of receipt. Read more.
Stuff that might interest you
Shuttle service update: Effective Sept. 1, 2015, parking services will enhance the shuttle service with additional shuttle buses. Read more.
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Sept. 3-4: Support the next blood drive, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 3 in Francisco Lounge and 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 4 in Hixson Atrium (note new location). To sign up, click here and use code uofkansas. Contact Ryan Gove with questions.
BRAG IT UP!
Carol Fabian, M.D., professor in hematology/oncology and director of the Breast Cancer Prevention Center; Brantley Thrasher, M.D., professor and chair of urology; and Shaker Dakhil, M.D., SOM-Wichita clinical professor in hematology/oncology, were named to the Top Cancer Doctors 2015 list in Newsweek's Dispatches from the War on Cancer issue. Read more.