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Announcement - April 2019

Effectively immediately, all clinical shadow applications are being accepted and will be processed by Hillary Podrebarac (, Volunteer Services Administrative Assistant. Research Observational Learners and Research Active Learners will be processed by Barb Manning (, Visitor Coordinator in the Institute for Community Engagement.

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KUMC Educational Experience

The University of Kansas Medical Center Educational Experience (KEE) Program provides students and those in the workforce with non-curricular educational opportunities in both clinical and research settings. The benefits of the program range from learning about careers in health care to gaining research experience as a preliminary to applying for admission to a formal academic program.

  • This program provides observational and hands-on research opportunities or observational experiences in clinical environments.
  • You must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident age16 or older to participate in the program.
  • Minors, those less than 18 years of age, must have the permission of their parent(s) or guardian(s) to participate.
  • Background checks are required for all program participants age 18 and older. Visit the "KEE Requirements and Application" section for more information.

Our Sections

Check out each of our sections to learn more about our program and get started:

Educational Experiences Offered | KEE Program Eligibility | KEE Requirements and Application | KEE FAQ

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Last modified: Apr 11, 2019