April 14 osteoporosis event cancelled

March 28, 2006 —

(Des Moines, IA) – Des Moines University’s Friday seminar series session “Recent advances in the treatment of osteoporosis” has been cancelled. This event was originally scheduled for April 14, then rescheduled for May 19. Due to difficulties with the presenter’s schedule, this event will not be rescheduled.

Staff at Des Moines University regret the confusion.

Other Friday seminar sessions will continue, April 21 through May 12, from noon until 1 p.m. in room 115 of the Des Moines University Student Education Center, 3300 Grand Avenue in Des Moines. Attendance is free and refreshments are served. Free parking is available south of the Student Education Center. Room 115 is on level one.

To see a full schedule of the sessions, visit http://www.dmu.edu/news/. For more information, contact Martin Schmidt, assistant professor of biochemistry and nutrition, at 515-271-1528.

Courtney Tompkins has been part of the DMU marketing team since Nov. 2005 and loves promoting a school she believes in so thoroughly. Proud daughter and patient of DMU alumni, Courtney knows, first-hand, that Des Moines University is doing a world of good. A fan of all outdoor festivals, fruity drinks and nearly all edibles, she has a hard time narrowing down her list of favorite places to go and things to do but lists the Iowa State Fair as an all-time fave. She loves her 8-minute commute to DMU from Urbandale, a suburb of Des Moines. She and husband Tyler are owned by three large dogs, Tonka, Tucker and Tank.