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The Proposed Kansas Health Science Center – Kansas College of Osteopathic Medicine will be First Osteopathic School to Implement MI10’s Innovation-Based Medical Curriculum

June 8, 2021|Uncategorized|

WICHITA, Kansas – Currently under construction in downtown Wichita, the proposed Kansas Health Science Center – Kansas College of Osteopathic Medicine (KHSC-KansasCOM) is collaborating with Medical Intelligence 10 (MI10) to become the first osteopathic college of medicine to formally utilize MI10’s educational modules to deliver curriculum related to advanced technology and medical intelligence. “This key strategic partnership is vital to

Board Spotlight: Vadim Levitin, M.D. (Chair)

May 27, 2021|Blog|

Vadim Levitin, M.D., is a technology pioneer and strategist with a background in information technology, health care, education, and a worldwide reputation of innovation, entrepreneurship, and startups. He has worked in 23 countries—including on projects on behalf of the United Nations and the U.S. State Department—built a business development company serving Fortune 500 clients, and created two successful companies from the ground

Leadership Profile: J. Michael Finley, DO

April 14, 2021|Uncategorized|

First-year course director, third-year clinical rotation supervisor, internal medicine residency program director, rheumatology fellowship faculty member, dean of graduate medical education, and practicing physician—J. Michael Finley, DO, has worn a lot of hats during his 30-year career, but none have provided more excitement than his current one as senior associate dean at the proposed Kansas Health Science Center-Kansas College of

Board Spotlight: Jeremy Ensey, RN, BSN, MBA

March 17, 2021|Blog|

Currently the CEO of St. Luke Hospital and Living Center in Marion, Kansas, Jeremy Ensey has more than 20 years of leadership experience with a proven track record in developing an organization’s vision, setting and executing goals, and measuring performance. Ensey started his career as a nurse tech at a VA nursing home and then as a nurse in the

Kansas Health Science Center Board of Trustees Presents Commendation to President Michele Nealon of The Chicago School of Professional Psychology

March 4, 2021|Press Release, Uncategorized|

WICHITA, Kansas – The Kansas Health Science Center (KHSC) Board of Trustees is recognizing President Michele Nealon, Psy.D., of The Chicago School of Professional Psychology for her support of the proposed Kansas Health Science Center - Kansas College of Osteopathic Medicine (KHSC-KansasCOM). The proposed KHSC-KansasCOM and The Chicago School are two of several institutions that make up TCS Education System,

Board Spotlight: Dasa Gangadhar, MD

September 18, 2020|Blog|

Based in Wichita, Kansas, Dasa Gangadhar, MD, is an ophthalmologist and partner at Grene Vision Group where he’s been since 1994 and is a clinical assistant professor of surgery for the KU School of Medicine. He received his Doctor of Medicine degree from Albany Medical College in Albany, New York, where he also completed his internship. Dr. Gangadhar completed his

Technology in the Delivery of Health Care

August 26, 2020|Blog|

Technology is not new in the delivery of health care – heart monitors, CT scans, MRI imaging and most laboratory tests rely on technology. The emerging trends in technology, however, are beginning to focus on improving health care access, improving population based health, and improving medical education. Improving access Portability and internet connectivity now make it possible to deliver care

In the News

June 8, 2021: Wichita's osteopathic school will have curriculum in medical AI Wichita Business Journal

March 28, 2021: Remote work isn’t going away. Can it bring a new generation of workers to Wichita? Wichita Eagle

March 26, 2021: Kansas Health Science Center stays on track for med school opening Wichita Business Journal

February 6, 2021: Proposed Kansas College of Osteopathic Medicine plans to address underserved rural communities Emporia Gazette

January 19, 2021: Wichita training center looking to partner with community colleges Leader & Times

December 3, 2020: Proposed Kansas Health Science Center - Kansas College of Osteopathic Medicine Granted Candidate Status from the Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA) PR Newswire

December 3, 2020: Proposed Kansas Health Science Center - Kansas College of Osteopathic Medicine Granted Candidate Status from the Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA) Yahoo

December 3, 2020: Plans Moving Forward For New Medical School in Wichita KFDI

December 3, 2020: Candidacy status for downtown osteopathic med school is a project milestone Wichita Business Journal

December 2, 2020: Proposed DO School takes major accreditation step: ‘This is real now’ Wichita Eagle

December 2, 2020: Downtown med school says it's approved for next step in osteopathy accreditation Wichita Business Journal

August 17, 2020: A downtown Wichita building was home to many restaurants from 1910 on. Now, it’s gone Wichita Eagle

June 30, 2020: Goodwill Industries VP makes move to downtown medical school Wichita Business Journal

June 26, 2020: 10 Minutes with Joel Dickerman, Kansas Health Science Center Wichita Business Journal

June 24, 2020: Kansas Health Science Center Hires Two Deans Greater Kansas MD News

May 20, 2020: City OKs downtown land buy to expand park, demolish building for DO school entrance Wichita Eagle

May 19, 2020: City will buy downtown property as part of Chester I. Lewis Reflection Park redevelopment  Wichita Business Journal

May 19, 2020: Proposed downtown medical school makes two hires for academic roles Wichita Business Journal

May 5, 2020: Downtown Wichita park named after civil rights icon recast as medical school entrance Wichita Eagle

March 5, 2020: Downtown medical school adds to leadership team, Wichita Business Journal

February 6, 2020: New founding dean at Kansas Health Science Center isn’t new to Wichita,  Wichita Business Journal

January 2, 2020: Newman’s VP of finance leaving for Kansas Health Science Center, Wichita Business Journal

December 20, 2019: Dr. Tiffany Masson named one of WBJ’s 20 to watch in the 2020s, Wichita Business Journal

December 20, 2019: KWCH 12 Features KHSC on Newstalk, KWHC

December 11, 2019: - City establishes Community Improvement District for portion of Tokola’s redevelopment projects, Wichita Business Journal

December 3, 2019: Guest column: A strong core energizes an entire cityWichita Business Journal

November 15, 2019: See interior renderings of the downtown Kansas Health Science CenterWichita Business Journal

September 5, 2019: Demolition work nearing completion at new downtown medical school, Wichita Business Journal

August 16, 2019: "What Kansans are looking for in the next generation of physicians" by Robert Hasty

August 13, 2019: "A peek inside the proposed medical school in downtown Wichita"

June 21, 2019: Things are happening downtown. What excites you most?, Wichita Business Journal

June 10, 2019: ICOM Founding Dean to Lead New Medical School at KHSC, AACOM

June 5, 2019: Kansas Health Science Center to open downtown in 2021, Wichita Eagle

June 4, 2019: Former ICOM dean to launch Kansas osteopathic school, Idaho Business Review

May 31, 2019: BizTalk with Bill Roy Episode 106: Project updates with Assoc. Editor Kirk Seminoff, Wichita Business Journal

May 31, 2019: Ten Minutes With… Tiffany Masson, Wichita Business Journal

May 24, 2019: Founding dean of ICOM to help open Kansas’ first osteopathic medical school, Idaho Press-Tribune

May 24, 2019: Robert T. Hasty, DO, Selected as Founding Dean of KHSC, NBOME

May 24, 2019: New medical school leaders say they’re here to innovate and cooperate, Wichita Business Journal

May 24, 2019: Tokala steps away from downtown medical school – but not the project, Wichita Business Journal

May 23, 2019: TCS and Kansas Health Science Center Partner for Medical Education, Philanthropy News Digest

May 23, 2019: Downtown Wichita’s private osteopathic medical school announces leadership team, Wichita Eagle

May 23, 2019: Kansas Health Science Center Announces New Leadership, PR Newswire

May 23, 2019: Kansas Health Science Center names president, board of trustees, Wichita Business Journal

May 23, 2019: Kansas Health Science Center Announces New Leadership, Yahoo Finance

May 22, 2019: Downtown culinary school in talks with college partners, Wichita Business Journal

May 21, 2019: Downtown Wichita medical school would be managed by Chicago-based company, Wichita Eagle

May 21, 2019: Nonprofit TCS Education System Affiliates with Kansas Health Science Center, Inc, Yahoo Finance

May 21, 2019: Nonprofit TCS Education System Affiliates with Kansas Health Science Center, Inc., PR Newswire

May 21, 2019: Tokala: ‘I’m reversing what the Minnesota Guys did, Wichita Business Journal

May 21, 2019: Tokala’s medical school received $15 million pledge, Wichita Business Journal