UMKC awarded national grant to help older Kansas Citians All University of Missouri-Kansas City health professions schools — the School of Pharmacy, School of Nursing and Health Studies, School of Dentistry and School of Medicine — and the School of Law were awarded a national grant to work together to advocate for older adults […]
Training the next generation of pharmacists is part of Tony Huke’s identity. Now the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Pharmacy preceptor is earning national recognition for the role. Huke was named a master preceptor this spring by the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy. Huke is one of seven to receive the honor for […]
Professor Ashim Mitra Wins UM System President’s Award In a stealth move, School of Pharmacy colleagues surprised Ashim K. Mitra, curators’ professor of pharmacy, with a President’s Award for Sustained Career Excellence.
A School of Pharmacy Researcher Thinks So… On a busy league night in a Raytown, Missouri, bowling alley, former auto worker Raymond Fowler keeps up his game playing alongside his wife and longtime teammates. Fowler, who’s 67, stays busy in his retirement, but it’s not all fun and games. A few years ago, he was […]
Dakota Rosenfelt, who has hemophilia, delivers TEDxUMKC talk Soon after Dakota J. Rosenfelt was born, doctors noticed bruises all over his body. They accused his parents of abuse. Then, when he was 13 months old, they figured out the true cause of the bruising: Rosenfelt had Severe Hemophilia A, a rare disorder that prevents his […]
Vivek Agrahari, who defended his doctoral dissertation at UMKC’s School of Pharmacy in November, is now working as a post-doctoral research associate at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha. Before leaving UMKC, Agrahari received two prestigious international awards: the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists-Graduate Student Research Award in Analysis and Pharmaceutical Quality and […]
Mark E. Patterson, assistant professor at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Pharmacy, served as a research mentor in a national Veterans Affairs study on long-term kidney injury. The research, published in the National Kidney Foundation’s American Journal of Kidney Diseases, discovered that the use of sodium phosphate enemas, a common preparation for colonoscopies, […]
Our Students. Our Story. #UMKCGoingPlaces Pharmacy is in Elizabeth Rodman’s Blood ELIZABETH RODMAN Doctor of Pharmacy | School of Pharmacy | 2017 At UMKC, the students are our story. Look, listen and learn about us through interviews, photographs and videos of our students. Read the rest of the student stories and go to umkcgoingplaces.tumblr.com and […]
In 2005, when the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Pharmacy opened the doors to a satellite location in Columbia on the University of Missouri campus, state and university officials had a specific goal in mind. They wanted to stem a problematic trend around the state.
Faculty from the UMKC Health Sciences Campus at Hospital Hill recently attended the Fourth Annual Interprofessional Education Symposium: Building a Bridge Between Education and Practice in the Bloch Executive Hall Auditorium. The UMKC Schools of Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing and Health Studies and Pharmacy continue to emphasize interprofessional education in curriculum through large-scale instructional activities and […]