2012 – MCC Penn Valley – Kansas City, Missouri

General Information

Date: October 20, 2012, 9 am – 3:30 pm
Location: MCC Health Science Institute
Students: 32 students from 12 high schools in the greater Kansas City, Missouri area
Event Sponsors: KC STEM Alliance



Morning Workshops (#8) Tibia Ex-Fix
(#7) Suturing
(#4) Scoliosis
Afternoon Workshops (#6) Rotator Cuff Repair
(#10) Design an TFN
(#14) Knee Ligaments



Name Affiliation
Laura Loyacono Director, KC STEM Alliance
Dorian Reid, MD University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Medicine, Dept. Orthopaedics, Resident Physician
Jenni Buckley, PhD University of Delaware, Dept Mechanical Engineering; & The Perry Initiative



Name Affiliation Contact
Amy Bucha Perry Initiative [email protected]
Dhara Amin Perry Initiative [email protected]
Jamie Branch Kansas University [email protected]
Menesha Lankachandra University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Medicine [email protected]


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