IOMA names DMU's Dr. Woolley doc of year

May 26, 2008 —

(Des Moines, IA) – Des Moines University’s Adrian Woolley, D.O., was honored with the “Physician of the Year” award from the Iowa Osteopathic Medical Association (IOMA).

Dr. Woolley is an associate professor of family medicine and osteopathic manual medicine and practices in the Des Moines University Clinic. She is a 1995 graduate of Des Moines University (DMU) and did her internship and residency at the former Des Moines General Hospital. She has been an IOMA board member since 2003 and was recently elected vice president. A past president, she also serves in the IOMA House of Delegates and as an alternate delegate to the American Osteopathic Association’s House of Delegates.

The award is given annually to an osteopathic physician who exhibits a notable commitment to his or her profession, patients and colleagues.

For more information about DMU, visit dmu.edu. For info about IOMA, please visit ioma.org.


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.