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Visit us at booth #809, during exhibit hours, Sept. 30-Oct. 2 during the AOA Convention at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas.

Then join fellow alumni for a KCUMB Reception at 7 p.m. on Oct. 2 at the Moorea Beach Club. 
Planned Giving

Confused by all the different types of giving?

Let this simple chart make life easier by comparing possible outcomes and types of assets.
ShowMe KCUMB Homecoming
Homecoming Highlights
Even if you weren't able to attend KCUMB's Homecoming last week, you won't want to miss our wrap-up. George Smith, D.O. (COM '74), was presented with the Alumnus of the Year award for his heroic actions during the West, Texas explosion. Local news coverage | About the award

Homecoming photo gallery | Alumni Award winners
KCUMB's New Partnership
Samuel U. Rodgers Health Center
SURHC Beginning Oct. 1, we're partnering with Samuel U. Rodgers Health Center to improve the well-being of the Kansas City community.

Learn more | Watch local news coverage about the partnership

New Provost and Dean of COM Announced
Bruce Dubin, D.O., J.D., FCLM, FACOI
KCUMB has announced the appointment of Bruce Dubin, D.O., J.D., FCLM, FACOI, as executive vice president for academic affairs, provost and dean of the College of Osteopathic Medicine, effective mid-November.

Learn more about Dr. Dubin

KCUMB Legacies
KCUMB Tradition Spans Generations
Meet the O'Dells, a family distinguished by a legacy of KCUMB graduates. Learn what KCUMB means to the O'Dells.

Meet the O'Dells | Share your legacy 
Alum Shares Philosophies on Service
Dan Walsh, D.O. (COM '82), sponsored three students' DOCARE trips to Guatemala. Together with his wife, they provided gifts of time, wisdom and financial support to help shape the physicians of tomorrow. 


Read more | Become involved
KCUMB's New Center
Clinical Research Meets Community Outreach
KCUMB recently announced the formation of a new research center,
the Center for Community and Clinical Research (CCCR), which combines clinical research and community health initiatives.

Learn more | Meet the Director

Christine Wahlert
Executive Director of Alumni
and Donor Relations | 816-654-7285

Kansas City University
of Medicine and Biosciences
1750 Independence Ave.
Kansas City, Mo., 64106
1-800-234-4847 | 816-654-7000
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