Stephanie Jernigan honored as superior supervisor
Congratulations to Stephanie Jernigan, who has received the first quarter Superior Supervisor award as part of KUMC's C.A.R.E. employee recognition program. Read more.
Walk Across Kansas journey ends
Sandy Billinger, PT, Ph.D., and her son, Michael, have done it! They completed their 23-day, 570-mile journey across Kansas on Friday, June 7, and raised almost $15,000 to benefit stroke research! View photos and watch a video
Stuff that might interest you
KU Medical Center honored with award: KU Medical Center has received a Silver Award in the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) Circle of Excellence 2013 international award competition. Read more.
KUMC in the news
Fox 4 highlighted John Ferraro, Ph.D., professor and chair, hearing and speech, to promote the Hearing Health Foundation's "Take the Pledge for Hearing Health" campaign. School of Health Profession student Casey Gorrell is also featured. Watch video.
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BRAG IT UP!
Michael Soares, Ph.D., University Distinguished Professor of pathology and laboratory medicine, has been elected a director of the Society for the Study of Reproduction. Read more.
Carol Fabian, M.D., co-leader for the KU Cancer Center's Cancer Prevention Program, has been named the 2013 Komen Kansas City Legacy Promise Award recipient. Read more.
JUST FOR FUN
Congratulations to Aroop Pal, M.D., Annette Kramer, Janie Meeker and Sandi Sanchez who answered last week's trivia question correctly with Jameson Forster, M.D. See last week's question.
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