KCU News: October 2017

October 2017: From the Desk of the President

By Marc B. Hahn, DO, FAOCA, President and CEO Oct 16, 2017

Dr. Marc Hahn recaps KCU's 2017 Homecoming and Update in Medicine, congratulates this years alumni award winners and announces Dr. Ronnie Martin as KCU-Joplin campus' interim dean.

Social Medicine: How to Help Without Harming

By Amanda Waller, DO Candidate 2018 Oct 13, 2017
I spent a month this summer learning alongside 10 Haitian medical students and 10 international medical students (six of whom were osteopathic students) and...

For these Future Docs, a Primary Goal is to Tell Others About Primary Care

Oct 6, 2017

National Primary Care Week is an annual event at medical schools nationwide like Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences. It is an opportunity for students to reflect on the primary care as a solid career choice. Three KCU student doctors recently gave their thoughts on why family medicine may be an attractive option for them.

October Marks the 125th Anniversary of the First Osteopathic Medical School

Oct 3, 2017
“On October 3, 1892, the first class assembled in a small house that served as a classroom. The American School of Osteopathy had a home.” The line...

KCU Stands with the Las Vegas Community Following Violence

By Marc B. Hahn, DO, FAOCA, President and CEO Oct 3, 2017
As we continue to monitor the news surrounding the violence in Las Vegas, I extend our University’s deepest sympathies to the families and friends of...