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Health Education Building construction

Construction on the new Health Education Building will start Sept. 14. This will cause disruptions, including closures and elevated noise/dust levels. The Health Education Building website will provide the latest construction schedule.

Nightingale ceremony

New KU School of Nursing students received white coats and Academic Society pins during the Nightingale Ceremony on Aug. 21. View photos.

What's for lunch?

Click here for Bell Cafe, Cambridge Cafe and Parkway Cafe menus. Click here for the Courtyard Cafe menu.

Faculty and Staff

Every one of our 3,000 employees plays a vital role in the health care, education and research of KU Medical Center.

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Highlights for KUMC faculty and staff

Mark the date

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). Donors are eligible for a drawing for Royals tickets. Four pairs of tickets will be given away to the Sept. 8 Royals game vs. the Minnesota Twins. To sign up, click here and use code uofkansas. Contact Ryan Gove with questions. 

Sept. 15:
Sitting is the New Smoking Lunch 'n Learn sponsored by A Healthy U, noon–1 p.m., SON B018. John Thyfault, Ph.D., associate professor in molecular and integrative physiology, will share the science behind why sitting is the new smoking and talk about the importance of getting up from your desk regularly. Read more and register.


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.

Clinical Integration

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Last modified: Aug 24, 2015