They got spirit, yes they do

Early in August, Annie Losinske and Sarah Barnett, members of the DMU Physician Assistant Class of 2014, realized last week was going to be a tough one for the class, with two big exams on the schedule. Capping off the week was Saturday’s White Coat Ceremony, a special event in which students in DMU’s clinical […]

— Barb Boose

Lori J. Boyd, D.P.T.’10

Boyd is a physical therapist with West Texas Rehabilitation Center in Abilene and recently passed the pediatric clinical specialist exam. She resides in Anson, TX. 

— Anna Hudson

Friday recipe: party pork

If you peruse our Friday recipes with any regularity, you know I lean toward healthy and tasty, with big emphasis on the latter. If it doesn’t taste good, don’t bother, I say. And as I’ve gotten older and wiser, I’ve learned great flavor and good nutrition can be best friends on your plate. Oh, but […]

— Barb Boose

Thomas S. Wood, D.O.’81

After more than 20 years of operating high-risk cases in the Phoenix, AZ, metro area, Wood shifted gears and works primarily in Page, AZ, a small community adjacent to Lake Powell. He also works part-time in outpatient surgical centers near Salt Lake City, UT, where his fiance, an internist, resides and practices. He stays active […]

— Anna Hudson

Of coronets and clown suits

Even though its name and location have changed since it was founded in 1898, Des Moines University has a long and distinguished history of preparing future health care providers and leaders with a focus on patient-focused care and whole-body wellness. But did you know that the University once sported men’s and women’s basketball teams, a […]

— Barb Boose

Anne E. Dudley, D.O.’09, and Ryan M. Dudley, D.O.’08

Dudley and husband, Ryan M. Dudley, D.O.’08, welcomed a new baby, Rosemary Frances, into their family on May 11, 2012. Rosemary weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and was 19 3/4″ long. Ryan is an anesthesiologist, and Anne is a pediatrician in Saint Joseph, MI. They recently graduated from residency and were both chief residents of […]

— Anna Hudson

DMU day at the fair

It’s that time again – Iowa State Fair time! Today marks the start of the fair and it runs until Sunday, August 19. This Sunday is the official DMU Day at the Fair. Join us at our booth on the grand concourse for all sorts of activities, including OMM treatments, giveaways and tons of fun! Are […]

— Nicole Branstad