• #GivingTuesdayKC

    All proceeds from GivingTuesday will be matched & donated to support “STEAM” (science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics) education in our community.

  • Collaborate2Cure: December 1

    Immunotherapy, Cancer and Beyond! 
    **Location will be changing for December 1 to MRIGlobal

    425 Volker Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64110

  • Collaborate2Cure

    A series of events designed to stimulate collaboration across our region and solve specific scientific challenges. 
    When: every Thursday, 4 – 6pm
    Topic: Immunotherapy – Cancer and Beyond

  • 2016 Science to Art Video

    This short video features the scientists who were chosen to have their scientific art pieces in the 2016 Science to Art Silent Auction.

  • 2nd Annual Midwest Bioinformatics Conference

    April 13-14, 2017


    Click below to learn more about the last Midwest Bioinformatics Conference.

  • 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. The first topic is Immunotherapy – Cancer and Beyond every Thursday through November, 4:00pm – 6:00pm  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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Blue KC Outcomes Research Development Grant Program

This funding mechanism specifically focuses improve the efficient delivery of quality healthcare to large numbers of plan participants.
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Life Sciences Bulletin

Life Sciences Bulletin

Quarterly newsletter that showcases information about KCALSI and its stakeholders.



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