Congratulations to Irina Aris, international exchange visitor and employee advisor, who has received the Employee of the Quarter award as part of KU Medical Center's C.A.R.E. employee recognition program. A native of Baku, Azerbaijan, Irina has personal experience living on both sides of the international line. Read more.
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Time off to vote: Employees who are eligible to vote in an election and who do not have time outside working hours while polls are open may request time off, up to two hours, with pay to vote on Election Day, Nov. 4. Please work with your supervisor for appropriate time off based on your current work schedule. If you have any questions, please contact Human Resources at 913-588-5080.
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Oct. 27: Ebola Grand Rounds, 5:30 p.m., SON Auditorium, will help the KU Medical Center community get a clearer understanding of Ebola, the risks, and our response and preparedness plans. Read more.
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J. Brantley Thrasher, M.D., professor and William L. Valk Chair, Department of Urology, has received the prestigious title of President of the South Central Section of the American Urological Association. Read more.
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