EVC Town Hall recap
If you were unable to attend Dr. Girod's Town Hall on May 22, you can read a recap and view a recorded video. Topics included budget cuts and possible outcomes as well as next steps. Read more.
Stuff that might interest you
Help Oklahoma recover: We've all seen the devastation left behind from the tornado that blazed through Oklahoma. The best way to help is to donate to the American Red Cross. Read more.
Population health for American Indian youth
With new funding from the NCI, Won Choi, Ph.D., associate professor, Preventive Medicine and Public Healh, works to stop cancer in entire populations. Read more.
Promising young scientists
Earlier this spring, more than 100 students from the Garden City High School Health Sciences Academy had the chance to show their skills at evidence-based research - and shed light on important community health issues. Read more.
If you have a news item you would like included in KUMed Central, submit the information by Wednesday for the following Monday's issue. You can also email Carrie Brown, internal communications manager. Your feedback is also welcome.
May 31: Teambuilding training course will help you strengthen your leadership skills and performance. Read more.
BRAG IT UP
Steffani Webb, vice chancellor for administration, has been honored in The Women's Foundation A Celebration of Women commemorative journal. Read more
Sterling Williams, a former chair of obstetrics and gynecology and the founder of a program to use music therapy in the delivery room, died on May 19. Read more.
JUST FOR FUN
Congratulations to Annette Kramer, Evelyn Reynolds, Rosa Meagher, Jennifer Wallace and Rachel Olsen who answered last week's trivia question correctly with Sam Kim, M.D.
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