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UMKC Vice Chancellor Empowers Research Programs
UMKC Vice Chancellor Empowers Research Programs

Great research performed by brilliant people is not always enough to acquire funding, grants, or a future on its own. The process behind grant writing, budget creation, and…

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BioKansas CEO Boosts Biosciences Ecosystem
BioKansas CEO Boosts Biosciences Ecosystem

Being an effective intermediary involves a micro understanding, implemented at a macro level. For Dr. Sonia Hall, President and CEO of BioKansas, the goal is to strategical…

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KCU Professor Fast-Tracks Therapies from Bench to Bedside
KCU Professor Fast-Tracks Therapies from Bench to Bedside

Scientific discovery is validated by the benefits of the breakthrough in the medical clinic. What is sometimes overshadowed is the fact that basic science that lays the gro…

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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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