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Project Eagle turns 25
Jan 20, 2015 -- Project Eagle, which is part of the Department of Pediatrics at the KU School of Medicine, is marking 25 years of promoting the healthy growth and development of the most vulnerable young children and families in Wyandotte County
University of Kansas Medical Center joins network for interprofessional teaching and practice
Jan 09, 2015 -- The National Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education announced that KU will be the next site for its Nexus Innovations Incubator, whose members have a track record of accelerating interprofessional practice and education
Top KU Medical Center news stories of 2014
Dec 29, 2014 -- KU Medical Center faculty, staff and students made news around the country and region in 2014
KU Medical Center gives back during the holidays
Dec 22, 2014 -- The faculty, staff and students at KU Medical Center are making the holidays brighter for many in the Kansas City metropolitan area and Kansas
The benefits of controlling high blood pressure for patients with polycystic kidney disease
Dec 12, 2014 -- A large clinical trial has demonstrated for the first time the benefits of rigorously controlling high blood pressure for patients with polycystic kidney disease (PKD)
Patrick Moriarty leads study on experimental cholesterol drug
Dec 01, 2014 -- KU Medical Center researcher Patrick Moriarty heads up study that show an experimental cholesterol drug is highly effective in patients who can’t take statins
Peter Smith, Ph.D., named senior associate dean for research
Nov 17, 2014 -- The University of Kansas School of Medicine today announced Peter G. Smith, Ph.D., has been named senior associate dean for research. Smith will succeed Paul Terranova, Ph.D, who is retiring effective January 2, 2015
Medicine in the First World War
Nov 12, 2014 -- Medicine in the First World War is a website that recounts the history and accomplishments of the KU doctors and nurses who staffed Base Hospital #28 in Limoges, France
Last modified: Jul 18, 2014