Recent School of Medicine News

KU medical students to perform blood pressure checks at Kansas State Fair
Sep 05, 2014 -- The activity is sponsored by the Rural Medicine Interest group. Medical students from the Kansas City, Wichita and Salina campuses of the KU School of Medicine will participate.
Women in Medicine and Science present annual awards
Sep 02, 2014 -- The awards, presented at the campus organization's annual dinner on Aug. 21, recognize the contributions of faculty, staff and alumni.
Fontes, McCarson and Peterson receive 2014 KU teaching awards
Aug 22, 2014 -- Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little honored Joseph Fontes, Kenneth McCarson and Moya Peterson at the annual Teaching Summit, which was held at the Lawrence campus.
Mentoring awards presented at School of Medicine's faculty retreat
Aug 20, 2014 -- Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little, Ph.D., and Executive Dean Robert Simari, M.D., presented awards to six faculty members.
KU School of Medicine approved for $2 million funding award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute
Aug 18, 2014 -- A research team at the University of Kansas School of Medicine has been approved for a $2 million funding award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to address tobacco use among African-Americans who do not smoke on a daily basis.
KU Medical Center's Linda Redford works with prisons to provide better health care to elderly inmates
Aug 18, 2014 -- KU Medical Center's Linda Redford has developed and implemented programs to help prisons meet the needs of the country's aging prisoners
Summer fellowship program matches undergraduates with School of Medicine researchers
Aug 07, 2014 -- Six undergraduate students who show promise in biomedical research are completing research fellowships at the University of Kansas Medical Center through the Parker B. Francis Summer Fellowship Program.
Last modified: Jul 18, 2014