News and Events

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

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

Nursing School Class Examines COVID-19, From Emergence to Vaccines

Public health course combines underlying science and the challenges of pandemic response.

Nursing Student Determined to Improve Care for Minorities

Dominique Nichols, undaunted by pandemic challenges, finds inspiration in others

UMKC #Classof2020RooStrong Honored and Inspired

Actor and native Kansas Citian Don Cheadle delivers virtual address

Nursing Grad Student Honored for Leadership in Women's Health

National honor enhances Meghan Brauch's learning and networking as she pursues her passion through the School of Nursing and Health Studies.

Grant funds new center to support peer addiction recovery efforts

Support services for peer-led addiction recovery efforts will get help from a new Center for Excellence at the UMKC School of Nursing and Health Studies. The center is financed by a four-year federal grant.

Kangaroo Pantry Opens Satellite Locations

Student Union and Health Sciences Campus now feature smaller food pantries

UMKC and National Network Awarded $30 Million-Plus to Tackle Opioid Epidemic

5 ways this coalition has helped people in the Kansas City area and more than 3 million nationally

UMKC Faculty Featured in STEM Videos

Exploring innovative teaching methods and opportunities for students