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1. 'Series of Issues' Led to Dismissal 'Series of Issues' Led to Dismissal December 22, 2009 The board of Kansas City University of Medicine and Bio-Sciences (former University of Health Sciences) unanimously decided to terminate Karen Pletz as president and chief executive officer. The reason...

2. A Part of Kansas City's History: The University of Health Sciences, 1916-1980 A Part of Kansas City's History: The University of Health Sciences, 1916-1980 October 19, 1980 Eight-page supplement about the osteopathic medical school and hospital at Independence Blvd. and Woodland Avenue.

3. Century Towers to Open Soon Century Towers to Open Soon December 2001 Photo and article about the upcoming completion of renovation on the Century Towers office building, formery a hospital in Northeast Kansas City. Description of its planned tenants including the Fire Department,...

4. Children's Mercy Hospital Children's Mercy Hospital 1989 Detail view of entrance of the former Children's Mercy Hospital. When the photograph was taken, the building was part of the University of Health Sciences.

5. Children's Mercy Hospital Children's Mercy Hospital 1989 Full frontal view of the former Children's Mercy Hospital on Independence Avenue. When the photograph was taken in 1989, the building was part of the osteopathic University of Health Sciences.

6. City Beat: Building Honors Dedicated Medical Profession City Beat: Building Honors Dedicated Medical Profession December 15, 1999 Photo and article about the new building named in honor of Dr. Mary Lou Butterworth, or Mary Butterworth, at the University of Health Sciences at 1750 Independence Avenue. Also including some history of...

7. City Completes Deal for University Hospital City Completes Deal for University Hospital July/5/2000 The old University of Health Sciences hospital which has stood vacant for a while is now owned by Homkor of Missouri, Inc., a development company. Plans call for rennovation resulting in residential and...

8. Community Care--Serving Friends in Need: The Metropolitan Lutheran Ministry and Karen Pletz Community Care--Serving Friends in Need: The Metropolitan Lutheran Ministry and Karen Pletz October 2001 Photo and article about the ceremony at the Metropolitan Lutheran Ministry honoring Karen Pletz, "president & CEO of the University of Health Sciences." Description of the ministry's 30-year history and...

9. Filing Gives Insight into Pletz Inquiry Filing Gives Insight into Pletz Inquiry April 8-14, 2011 Article about the ongoing investigation of Karen Pletz, former president and chief executive officer of Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences. Pletz was indicted on March 30 by a federal grand...

10. Karen Pletz: Expansion and Commitment to Community Key for Medical School Karen Pletz: Expansion and Commitment to Community Key for Medical School July 2001 Photos, interview, and biographical article about Karen Pletz, "president of Missouri's largest medical school" at Northeast Kansas City's University of Health Sciences, an osteopathic school founded in...

11. KCUMB Insurance Funds Pay Pledge KCUMB Insurance Funds Pay Pledge September 30-October 6, 2011 “Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences cashed in a life insurance policy on fired CEO Karen Pletz and applied proceeds to a pledge to the school by her successor’s family, according to...

12. Med School Buys Old Ford Dealership Med School Buys Old Ford Dealership November 15, 2000 Photo and article about "the old Thoroughbred Ford Dealership at Independence Boulevard and the Paseo," purchased by the University of Health Sciences from the Ford Motor Company as interim offices until...

13. NewHouse Expands Its Operations: Local Shelter Program Buys Old Library Building NewHouse Expands Its Operations: Local Shelter Program Buys Old Library Building July 12, 2000 Article about the preservation of "the old University of Health Sciences library" building, being renovated into the "Newhouse, a local shelter for battered women," also being considered for other uses,...

14. Osteopathic University to Expand Research Studies Osteopathic University to Expand Research Studies June 4, 2004 On July 1, 2005, the University of Health Sciences will change its name to Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences. The University of Health Sciences has been in existence for 88 years. It plans...

15. P.S. Bioscience Center P.S. Bioscience Center September 27, 2004 Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (formerly the University of Health Sciences) dedicated its new Dybedal Center for Biosciences Research on September 27, 2004. The university is one of...

16. Refining Treatments Refining Treatments April/24/2002 University Health Sciences clinic tests new drugs before they are made public. This center is one of many testing drugs across the country.

17. University's Gem, Dr. Butterworth University's Gem, Dr. Butterworth March 9, 2005 Part of Dean Hughson's "e-interviews" column. Interview is with Dr. Mary Butterworth, D.O., who has spent 50 years with what is now called Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences. She taught...