Funding to conduct a feasibility study to determine whether there is a viable market to sustain a cultural competency training program in the Kansas City area. $9,885. REACH Healthcare Foundation. January 2013 – March 2013.
A collaboration between UMKC School of Nursing and MCC-Penn Valley Department of Nursing to enhance academic success of disadvantaged students at both institutions in two distinct ways: 1) the development of cross-cultural faculty experiences leading to identifying and integrating teaching strategies for supporting disadvantaged students both in and out of the classroom and the infusion of culturally relevant content into the curriculum; 2) the provision of financial support to disadvantaged students. $147,882. Healthcare Foundation of Greater Kansas City/REACH Healthcare Foundation. October 1, 2007 – December 31, 2008.