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TMC/UH Doctors Collaborate to Achieve Vaccine Adoption Among Minorities
TMC/UH Doctors Collaborate to Achieve Vaccine Adoption Among Minorities

Faced with a global pandemic that disproportionately affected marginalized members of the community, a pair of powerhouse physicians teamed up to ensure the entire communit…

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KU Mathematician Pivots Research During Pandemic, Explores Impact of Human Behavior on Disease Spread
KU Mathematician Pivots Research During Pandemic, Explores Impact of Human Behavior on Disease Spread

How well do public health measures reduce the spread of COVID-19? And how do people make decisions about whether to follow those protocols? New research by a University of …

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Saint Luke’s Cardiologist Determined to Improve Diabetes Care, Outcomes
Saint Luke’s Cardiologist Determined to Improve Diabetes Care, Outcomes

Sometimes the most dangerous element of disease is not its immediate manifestations, but secondary dangers that follow. For patients with diabetes, the most instantaneous i…

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Leader’s Clinical Practice & Research Catalyze Immediate Impact at KU Medical Center
Leader’s Clinical Practice & Research Catalyze Immediate Impact at KU Medical Center

Medicine is multi-dimensional, but the pandemic has brought two important areas, research and practice, to the forefront in an unprecedented way. For Dr. Mario Castro, Vice…

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MU School of Nursing Trailblazers Impact Senior Care During Global Pandemic
MU School of Nursing Trailblazers Impact Senior Care During Global Pandemic

A good partnership is often greater than the sum of its individual parts. For Dr. Amy Vogelsmeier, Associate Professor at the University of Missouri (MU) Sinclair School of…

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Learn. Adapt. Thrive…Together: Questions with Calaneet
Learn. Adapt. Thrive…Together: Questions with Calaneet

BioNexus KC’s annual event will feature Calaneet Balas, President and CEO of The ALS Association, as the keynote speaker. Balas leads the organization in three mission area…

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Health Forward President & CEO Confronts Racism, Poverty to Improve Health Outcomes
Health Forward President & CEO Confronts Racism, Poverty to Improve Health Outcomes

When advocating for the uninsured and underserved communities in and around Kansas City, there are plenty of immediate needs, but the bigger obstacles are upstream. Qiana T…

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K-State Professor Applies Network Science to Disease Outbreaks
K-State Professor Applies Network Science to Disease Outbreaks

Approaching a contagious disease outbreak is reactionary by nature. By design, the scientific method requires evidence, an attempt to solve and further analyzing of the res…

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