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2007
In 2007, we established the Office of Rural Medical Education.
2011
We founded the Salina campus for rural medicine practice.
39.8
The rural patient-to-physician ratio is 39.8 physicians/100,000 people.

Rx for Rural Health

The roots of our work trace back more than 70 years, with an innovative, state-wide initiative called Rural Health Program for Kansas that aimed to alleviate the critical shortage of physicians plaguing many rural Kansas communities.

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KU School of Medicine

Office of Rural Medical Education
3901 Rainbow Blvd.
Mail Stop 2001
Kansas City, KS 66160 

913-588-8221
Fax: 913-588-5259