Thursday, February 2, 2017

Nelson appointed to National Quality Forum telehealth committee

Eve-Lynn Nelson, Ph.D., professor of behavioral pediatrics and director of the KU Center for Telemedicine & Telehealth, has been selected to serve as a member of the National Quality Forum's Telehealth Multistakeholder Committee.

KU Cancer Center Facebook challenge

The University of Kansas Cancer Center recently launched a Facebook campaign with the goal to increase its number of Facebook followers. Leading up to a National Cancer Institute (NCI) site visit in February, the Cancer Center wants to grow its online community by 10,000 followers in order to spread the word about the latest news, including research, patient treatment and clinical trials.

New preceptors volunteer to teach in Smith Center

Three new volunteer faculty physicians from Smith Center, Kansas are joining the University of Kansas School of Medicine preceptors program.

Kansas Career Opportunities Career Fairs connect Kansas health care organizations with future providers

The University of Kansas Medical Center Rural Health Education and Services held the 22nd annual Kansas Career Opportunities (KCO) career fairs in Wichita and Kansas City last fall.

Going Forward: Cancer Survivorship Connections

Going Forward: Cancer Survivorship Connections is a free, 6-session support program for cancer survivors.

Expert strategies in endoscopy, gastrointestinal and liver disorders

The University of Kansas School of Medicine and Mayo Clinic College of Medicine are hosting “Expert Strategies in Endoscopy, Gastroenterology and Liver Disorders” on March 11, 2017, at the InterContinental Hotel in Kansas City, Missouri.

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Project ECHO launches two new series

The University of Kansas Medical Center's Project ECHO welcomes two new exciting series, ECHO Pain Management and Asthma ECHO.