Research & Economic Development

Office of the Vice Chancellor


2nd Annual Symposium on
Musculoskeletal and Neuromuscular Disorders

Date: December 15, 2017
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Location: UMKC Pierson Auditorium
Address: Atterbury Student Success Center
5000 Holmes, Kansas City, MO 64110-2499

The Kansas City Consortium on Musculoskeletal Diseases is pleased to announce the Second Annual Collaborative Symposium to be held at UMKC on December 15, from 10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

In addition to platform talks by researchers from the University of Kansas Medical Center, the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, the University of Missouri – Columbia and the University of Missouri – Kansas City, we will also host a poster session for interested parties.

Please register your attendance (and whether you intend to present a poster) at:

KCMD Symposium Registration 

All attendees, whether you plan to present a poster or not, must register online.  Registration is free to all and lunch will be provided.

The Symposium Program, information poster format, and parking instructions will be distributed the week of November 6.

The KCMD is committed to:

  • Fostering an awareness of research activities across our four member institutions

  • Promote research collaboration in neuromuscular and musculoskeletal diseases

  • Develop interinstitutional teams to successfully compete for extramural funding

We look forward to seeing you on December 15!

KCMD Names