News and Events

Keep up with the School of Nursing and Health Studies latest news and events.

Planting Seeds Through Healthcare and Connections

Obie Austin has a place in his heart for minority students of all ages

Research mini-grants announced

The UMKC Health Equity Institute will make a series of small grants to encourage collaborative research by UMKC researchers and their community partners.

UMKC Faculty Featured in STEM Videos

Exploring innovative teaching methods and opportunities for students

School of Nursing and Health Studies Wins Federal Recognition for Promoting Youth Sports

Recognition highlights work with community partners to improve health at local schools

UMKC Nursing and Health Studies: CCNE Accredited for Another Decade

Accreditation renewed for another 10 years

Nursing Research Mentor Knows: Horses Are Good for You

Sharon White-Lewis of the UMKC School of Nursing and Health Studies oversees a rare doctoral research program in equine therapy.

Health Sciences Student’s UMKC Education Began in Kindergarten

Alea Roberts aspires to a career in nursing

Student Emergency Fund Success

Support for emergency funding keeps more than 90 students afloat

UMKC Nursing and Health Studies Accredited for Another Decade

The UMKC School of Nursing and Health Studies’ national accreditation has been renewed for 10 years by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, a national accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

Ladue Horton Watkins High School Graduate Named UMKC Trustees' Scholar

Kansas City's university awards seven in 2020

Three UMKC Faculty Named Presidential Engagement Fellows

Selections based on demonstrated research excellence and ability to communicate

UMKC Health Professions Students Gather for White Coats for Black Lives

The Kansas City Star featured Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy students who showed peaceful solidarity