Peter G. Goebel, D.O.’97

Goebel was named Metro Health Hospital’s 2012 Nursing-Chosen Physician of the Year. The award is given annually by Metro Health’s Professional Nursing Council (PNC) to recognize a physician who exemplifies best practices and supports the role of nurses as part of the health care team. Goebel specializes in internal medicine and is a hospitalist. He […]

— Anna Hudson

Alumnus receives prestigious ACOFP honor

Joseph P. McNerney, D.O.’80, FACOFP dist., has devoted his life and career to serving patients, his profession and the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians. The Michigan doctor, health system leader and past member of the DMU Board of Trustees was honored for his service this spring.

— Barb Boose

Amber L. Buyck, PA-C’08

Buyck and her husband, Derek, welcomed a daughter, Norah Mae, into their family on Tuesday, March 13, 2012, at 12:34 a.m. Buyck is a surgical physician assistant at Des Moines Orthopedic Surgeons in West Des Moines.

— Anna Hudson

Edward Lin, D.O.’93, M.B.A.

Lin received his M.B.A. with Beta Gamma Sigma academic honors from Goizueta Business School at Emory University in Atlanta. He is currently an associate professor of surgery at Emory University School of Medicine. He and his wife, Juliana, reside in Decatur, GA.

— Anna Hudson

Peter N. Bartels, D.O.’07

Bartels, a board-certified neurologist, joined Iowa Methodist Specialty Physicians, a group of six practicing neurologists in Des Moines. He completed a neurology residency at the University of Iowa in Iowa City and a fellowship in neurophysiology at the University of Illinois in Chicago.

— Anna Hudson