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Our Mission

The mission of the Department of Microbiology, Molecular Genetics and Immunology is to conduct high-impact research that is relevant to human health and train the next generation of biomedical scientists and physicians who will advance our understanding of infection and immunity in ways that benefit humankind.

Our Values

The Department values integrity in teaching and learning, the responsible conduct of research and other academic activities, a safe workplace and the contributions of all individuals toward our shared mission.


Department News & Announcements

  • Congratulations to Dr. Wolf Zückert!

Dr. Zückert will be honored with the Class of 2025 Outstanding Lecturer award. Recognition of the award winner will occur at the 25th annual A Grand Affair on Saturday, January 14, 2023 at the Kansas City Convention Center. 

Individual tickets will be available for purchase on the registration website:

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KU School of Medicine

University of Kansas Medical Center
Department of Microbiology, Molecular Genetics and Immunology
3901 Rainbow Boulevard
Mailstop 3029
Kansas City, KS 66160
PHONE: 913-588-7012
FAX: 913-588-7295