Founders Week Stories

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UMB Shines on ‘A Night of Stars’

Moving its annual Founders Week Gala to a virtual format because of COVID-19 restrictions, UMB delivers an event mixed with fun, philanthropy, and gratitude.

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Entrepreneur of the YearScalea Discusses Innovations in Transplant Logistics

Joseph R. Scalea, MD ’07, of the School of Medicine details his innovative work on the tracking and shipment of human organs for transplant in his David J. Ramsay Entrepreneur of the Year Presentation.

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Researcher of the YearMagaziner Details Research on Hip Fracture Recovery

Jay S. Magaziner, PhD, MSHyg, of the School of Medicine discusses his pioneering discoveries on hip fractures and the epidemiology of aging during his Researcher of the Year Presentation.

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