The future is here

June 10, 2013 —


Starting today 12 undergraduates join the DMU community for three weeks as they participate in Health P.A.S.S. 2013.


Health Pass 2012 participants

Health P.A.S.S. provides the students get a well-rounded perspective on what it’s like to be a medical school student in osteopathic medicinepodiatric medicine and surgeryphysical therapy and physician assistant studies. In the program’s courses, clinical opportunities and practical exposure, the students will gain the confidence that they can achieve a degree and career in any of Des Moines University’s four clinical areas- and the knowledge they need to get started.

While they are here they will also get to experience life in Des Moines by checking out a few local faves, including Adventureland, an Iowa Cubs game and historic East Village.

Welcome to campus Health P.A.S.S.ers!

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.