KCU News: July 2022

Inside KCU - July 2022

Jul 14, 2022

Dear KCU Community, I want to welcome new and returning students to our campuses as we begin this new academic year! With orientation activities in full swing this week for our College of Osteopathic Medicine Class of 2026, it’s been great to see students back in Joplin and Kansas City.

Dr. Linda C. Niessen Named Among Most Influential People in Dentistry

Jul 13, 2022

Incisal Edge dental lifestyle magazine has named Linda C. Niessen, DMD, MPH, MPP, Kansas City University College of Dental Medicine dean and vice provost for oral health affairs, among its 32 Most Influential People in Dentistry for 2022.

Bill Patterson Joins KCU as Executive Director University Relations

Jul 8, 2022

Kansas City University has named Bill Patterson as the university’s executive director of university relations.

Kenneth Heiles, DO, Named Campus Dean for KCU-Joplin College of Osteopathic Medicine

Jul 8, 2022

Kansas City University announces the appointment of Kenneth Heiles, DO, as campus dean for the College of Osteopathic Medicine – Joplin.