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What We Do

The Research Foundation invests in health-centered programs and partnerships that benefit health care students and professionals, patients, and people in the Kansas City community.

Our programs and partnerships focus on five health-centered areas. Learn more about them below. 

 


HEALTH CARE STUDENTS

The Research Foundation provides financial assistance and scholarships to nursing and allied health students in Kansas City and the surrounding region.

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HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS

The Research Foundation encourages professional development for health care workers through various continuing education opportunities like symposiums, grants, scholarships, and awards.

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PATIENTS

The Research Foundation strives to aid the treatment, recovery, and overall health of patients in Kansas City by providing financial support.

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INJURY PREVENTION FOR YOUTH

The Research Foundation invests in the safety of Kansas City by providing injury prevention education for young people in the community.

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COMMUNITY GRANTS

The Research Foundation awards community grants in support of programs and organizations that expand access to care, promote health equity, and address the health care pipeline.