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DMU achieves AOA reaccreditation with commendation for continuing medical education

Des Moines University earned a perfect score for its continuing medical education activities for physicians from the American Osteopathic Association (AOA). The AOA is the nation’s primary certifying body for doctors of osteopathic medicine (DOs) and the accrediting agency for all osteopathic medical schools. Its Council on Continuing Medical Education (CME) reviews and evaluates formal […]

— Jordan Bahnsen

DMU student helps set up APMSA for continued success

Kyle Duncan says he’s “really good” at complaining, but he learned at an early age that bellyaching about issues isn’t enough. “I’ve always wanted to be in a position to fix things, whether it was being captain of the football team or involved in church leadership,” he says. That’s why he seized the advice he […]

— Barb Boose

Darwin L. Schossow, D.O.’86

Darwin Schossow, D.O.’86, was honored with the Life Service Award of the Iowa  Osteopathic Medical Association at the Upper Midwest Osteopathic Health Conference May 1-4 in Des Moines. The award recognizes osteopathic physician members of the association who have spent the greater part of their lives delivering health care to Iowa’s citizens, utilizing osteopathic practice […]

— Gretchen Johnson

Burton N. Routman, D.O.’68, FACOFP dist.

Burt Routman, D.O.’68, FACOFP dist., this spring was named the Paul Grayson Smith Sr. Physician of the Year by the Tennessee Osteopathic Medical Association. Past Iowa Osteopathic Medical Association Physician of the Year and the recipient of the 2013 Lifetime Achievement Award of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians (ACOFP), Routman is professor and chair […]

— Gretchen Johnson