Health System Leaders Named to Ingram's 250
Three leaders from The University of Kansas Health System were included on the 2020 edition of Ingram's 250.
Grant aims to bring basic scientists and community stakeholders together
New grant will support efforts to create more patient-centered research.
CATCH-UP grant provides more clinical trials to rural, underserved cancer patients
A one-year, $500,000 grant from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) will bring more clinical trial opportunities to cancer patients living in Kansas.
Leading population health expert joins cancer center
Elizabeth Calhoun, PhD, MEd, has been named professor in the department of Population Health and associate dean for population health at the University of Kansas Medical Center.
Urgent Care at The University of Kansas Hospital Date Modifications
For the rest of September, the urgent care location at The University of Kansas Hospital will have slightly modified hours of operation.
Cancer center exceeds NCORP clinical trial accrual goals
The University of Kansas Cancer Center’s status as a community site of the National Cancer Institute’s Community Oncology Research Program (NCORP) has been renewed following a successful first year.
The University of Kansas Health System Named LGBTQ Health Care Equality Leader
The University of Kansas Health System joins 495 health care providers nationwide earning the LGBTQ Health Care Equality Leader designation.
Expanded Patient Self-Scheduling in MyChart
Expanded self-scheduling in MyChart makes online appointment scheduling easier than ever.
Dr. Siddhartha Ganguly appointed to endowed professorship
Ganguly has been named the A. Drue Jennings Professor in Medical Oncology.
Athletes and Complications of COVID-19
Drs. Timothy Beaver, sports cardiology, and Michael Rippee, sports neurology, discussed the possible complications athletes who had COVID-19 will face when returning to play.
Researchers from the University of Kansas pivot from studying cancer and cystic fibrosis to launch trial of drug to fight COVID-19
A unique partnership between a researcher usually focused on cancer and a researcher usually focused on cystic fibrosis has resulted in an investigator-initiated clinical trial.
Walk-In Care for Sports Injuries Returns to Overland Park for Fall 2020
The University of Kansas Health System Sports Medicine and Performance Center is offering sports medicine walk-in appointments 8-11 a.m. on Saturday mornings from September 12 through November 21.
Scientists look to common herb to keep early-stage breast cancer from progressing
Rosemary, a fragrant herb frequently used in recipes and perfumes, may contain properties that prevent breast cancer from progressing.
Nanomaterials expert joins cancer center team
Stefan Bossmann, PhD, has joined KU Cancer Center as a member of the Drug Discovery, Delivery and Experimental Therapeutics research program.
Y-90 Radioembolization Now Offered in an Outpatient Setting
Kansas City, Kan. ― The University of Kansas Health System now offers radioembolization, also known as Y-90, as an outpatient procedure at The University of Kansas Hospital in Overland Park. Our fellowship-trained interventional radiologists speciali...