Giving medical education a JUMP-Start
For many individuals, pursuing a career in medicine is a life-long dream that begins in childhood. To fulfill it requires the building blocks of tenacity, dedication, time and knowledge – a combination that is most often regarded as challenging but achievable. Yet, despite having these blocks in abundance, many would-be doctors are still not able to realize their dreams because they don’t have access to a component largely overlooked – a foundation of opportunity.
KCU Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
During National Hispanic Heritage Month, KCU is honored to recognize the contributions and influence that Hispanic Americans have made to American society. Join us this week as KCU students share how their heritage has influenced their call to medicine and what it means to advocate for the Latinx community.
KCU Day of Giving Creates Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Scholarship
‘Pay it forward’: KCU osteopathic med student delivers aid to Afghan refugees
KCU-Joplin Med Student Shares Perspective During AAPI Heritage Month
Black History Month: Future Doctor Talks Motivation, Aspiration
Chanel Epps, first-year med student, discusses what motivates her in her pursuit of a doctorate of osteopathic medicine (DO) from Kansas City University.
The Ellen Show Recognizes Work Done by KCU Alum
Dr. Ron Holt was invited to the "Ellen DeGeneres Show" because of his activism in the LGBTQ community.
Civil rights leader and DO shares sage advice at KCU
Civil rights leader and osteopathic surgeon Dr. William Anderson shares stories and sage advice with the next generation of physicians at KCU.