Free physicals

July 26, 2012 —


Who doesn’t love FREE stuff? This weekend head on over to Des Moines University for the annual free school and sports physical fair. You won’t regret it!

Here are all the details:

July 28, 2012 8 a.m. – 2 p.m., free to all

Middle school and high school students (with guardians) invited!

Des Moines University campus
Student Education Center
3300 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50312

School or sports physicals PLUS cardiac, mental wellness & dental screenings!

  • Vision screening
  • Height & weight
  • Physical therapy evaluation
  • Sports or well-child physical examination
  • Mental wellness screening
  • EKG
  • Echocardiogram – if needed
Each student must bring a parental consent form with them. If you would like to bring a bus or large group of kids, please feel free to do so. Contact Melissa Wilder at or call 515-271-1041 for details.


With a deep love for her hometown, Nicole Branstad is pro-Des Moines and is constantly touting its many events and attractions. When she isn’t out exploring the city she likes to spend time with her husband Marcus and their son Everett. She enjoys hosting lavish dinner parties, collecting wine and buying fresh flowers at the downtown farmer’s market. Nicole works in the marketing & communications department as the online marketing-enrollment coordinator.