November Glance

November Glance

‘Real Big Deal for Kansas City’: Sneak Peek Inside Children’s Mercy Research Tower

Children’s Mercy’s gleaming new Research Institute on Hospital Hill won’t open until early 2021, but the hospital offered a sneak peek at what its executive director called “a real big deal for Kansas City.” The nine-story, 375,000-square foot building will be home to teams collaborating from many arenas — science, medicine, academia and philanthropy. Take Tour >

MRIGlobal Plans $16.6M Diagnostics enter Upgrade, Anticipating Pandemic Research

MRIGlobal seeks to upgrade 14,000 square feet of laboratory space as phase two of its Diagnostics Center of Excellence in Kansas City. The research nonprofit expects it could add at least 100 jobs during the next five years, after a… Learn More >


MU School of Nursing Trailblazers Impact Senior Care During Global Pandemic

A good partnership is often greater than the sum of its individual parts. Since the onset of the COVID-19 Pandemic, Dr. Amy Vogelsmeier and Dr. Lori Popejoy have turned their work towards preparing and equipping nursing homes to better protect the health and safety of… Learn More >


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