• Science to Art

    Call for Submissions! 
    The annual Science to Art silent auction will again be featured during this dinner. All proceeds from this auction will benefit STEAM education (science, technology, engineering, art, math) in the KC region.

  • Collaborate2Cure

    Topic:  Mitochondrial Dysfunction
    Every Monday
    Starting May 1, 4pm-6pm
    KUMC Fairway Campus

  • 2017 Annual Dinner

    Save the Date! 
    The Annual Dinner will be on September 19, 2017!

  • New Resource Launched for Regional Bioinformatics

    This website represents an information clearinghouse regarding bioinformatics capabilities and expertise in the region.

  • We're Shaping the Future Right Now

    Help us make sure the Kansas City region will continue to be a competitive force in the life science industry.

  • Path to 2025

    A plan to grow the life sciences in the Kansas City region.


The Kansas City Area Life Sciences Institute strives to advance the life sciences in the KC region through research, commercialization and workforce development.


News & Events

KCALSI’s Annual Dinner events celebrate our progress in the regional life sciences and highlight an area of interest. Learn more »


A program designed to stimulate regional scientific collaboration.  Learn more »

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Life Sciences News


The latest developments within KC’s life sciences initiative.
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News at a glance

Monthly updates on events and developments within the regional life sciences community.
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Industry Census

A comprehensive picture of the life sciences companies in our region.
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Patton Trust Research Development Grant Program

This funding mechanism specifically focuses on the genetic basis of diseases that predominately affect children and do not require inter-institutional collaborations.
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Life Sciences Bulletin

Life Sciences Bulletin

Quarterly newsletter that showcases information about KCALSI and its stakeholders.



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