2015 Comunity Engagement award winners posing with their awardsNight @ the Lab presentation winners holding their plaquesContinuing Education/Professional Development course - doctor doing hands-on training

Call for 2016 Community Engagement awards nominations

The Institute is accepting nominations for the 2016 Community Engagement awards through Feb. 1, 2016. Read more >>

Night @ The Lab

Area Health Education Center programs encourage youth to consider careers in health care. Learn more >>

Continuing Education and Professional Development

Kansas' leading provider of accredited professional medical education. Learn more >>

Excellence in Community Engagement

In 1905, the University of Kansas Medical Center was established on the most eastern edge of Kansas facing West to remind us why we go to work: We work for Kansans.

That's why we work with communities in every county to enrich the health of Kansans. A few things have changed since 1905. Today's health challenges are increasingly global. To remain steadfast in our dedication to the health of the people of Kansas, we also build partnerships and work to improve health beyond our state's borders.

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The power of partnerships is astounding. KU faculty, staff and students are collaborating to improve health with health care providers, community leaders and like-minded organizations in every Kansas county and dozens of other communities across our region and world.

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Last modified: Jan 28, 2016