News and Events

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

Undergraduates Earn Summer Research Grants

The grant recipients will present their projects at a campus research symposium in the fall.

The Race Is On! Hospital Hill Run Returns as In-person Event June 5

UMKC participants receive discounted registration

With 8,000 Appointments Full, Crews Set Up Arrowhead Stadium Mega Vaccination Site

UMKC students and faculty volunteer at vaccination event

Art and Science Collaborate for Safer Surgeries

Usually a place of surgical models and data research, this UMKC School of Medicine lab is embracing its artistic side

How Does Battling a Pandemic Compare to Military Combat?

To Obie Austin, they’re both a call to service

The Many Faces of COVID-19 Fighters

Over the months of the pandemic, alumni and faculty in every corner of health care have responded and adapted with courage and continuing creativity.

Nursing Students Give Vaccine Rollout a Shot in the Arm

More than 200 are lending much-needed help to efforts around the Kansas City area

Health Equity Grants to Aid Eight Research Projects

Community groups, UMKC researchers collaborate on public health efforts

COVID-19 Vaccine Answers From the UMKC Health Sciences Deans

Updates on developments and distribution

UMKC School of Nursing and Health Studies Earns Ninth Consecutive Top Program Ranking

U.S. News & World Report evaluates online graduate programs

From Health Care to the Culture of Care

Sally Ellis Fletcher shares her passion for nursing, education and social justice