(Des Moines, IA) – With the support of Des Moines University, the Veterans Affairs (VA) Central Iowa Health Care System created a department of podiatric medicine. Formerly under the umbrella of the orthopedic department, the new foot and ankle division will be headed by section chief Dr. Scot Freschi, D.P.M., FACFAS, assistant professor of podiatric […]
(Des Moines, IA) – Does the swimsuit season loom ominously? Do you need to stretch your muscles before hitting the trails on foot or bike? The upcoming Pilates course at Des Moines University (DMU) can help get you ready. Kari Smith, D.P.T., is a trained Pilates instructor and physical therapist at DMU. She will teach […]
(Des Moines, IA) – If current medical and health care research interests you, plan to attend the fourth annual Des Moines University Student Research Symposium on April 5. Des Moines University (DMU) will host the symposium from 6 to 9 p.m. in the Olsen Medical Education Center, 3200 Grand Avenue. The event is free and […]
Thank you to all those who helped out with our first Discover DMU Day on campus. The event with a big hit with over 50 people in attendance and many helpful students, faculty and staff making sure that things ran great for those learning more about DMU and our programs. The demos were well received by […]
(Des Moines, Iowa) — Jill Frerichs, D.P.M., of Clive recently joined Des Moines University as a podiatric physician and faculty member. She was previously with Eastside Foot & Ankle in Columbus, Ohio. She is a 2001 Des Moines University graduate.
(Des Moines, Iowa) — Henry Tolino of West Des Moines recently joined Des Moines University as the Teaching & Learning Technology Center assistant. He was formerly a support analyst with MidAmerican energy.
(Des Moines, Iowa) — Deb Jones of Des Moines recently joined Des Moines University as a standardized patient trainer for the Standardized Performance Assessment Lab. She was previously with Tero International, Inc. in Clive.
(Des Moines, IA) – If you have always wanted to tour a great graduate school without an admissions counselor at your side, this is your chance. If you’ve wished you could step into a lab to see students in action or see osteopathic manipulation in practice before picking your school, you can’t miss this opportunity. […]
(Des Moines, Iowa) — Jenny Hamand, C.M.A., of Des Moines, recently joined Des Moines University as an occupational health assistant. She was previously employed by the Family Practice Center of Des Moines.
So, I neglected to get an updated up on here to follow up from my last events blog so I am going to let you know now what is happening over the next month. Like to hear it, here it goes… Lisa will be at UT-Austin on 02-21 and UTSA on 02-22. These are both […]
(Des Moines, Iowa) — Anne Negus of Des Moines recently joined Des Moines University as a program assistant in the Master’s of Health Care Administration Program. She was previously with Mercy College of Health Sciences.
Hello to everyone on this fine Monday morning. It’s already above freezing so get out this week and enjoy yourselves! Don’t have anyone to do anything with this week? Maybe you should join a club in the near future to make best friends with others who have common interests. Learn more about some of the […]
Hello there to those enjoying the weather here in Des Moines and those, like me, who loath the snow. Either way, we have another great DMU event coming up on March 7th when the weather will surely be nice out, maybe even balmy! Discover DMU will provide anyone interested in DMU a chance to learn […]
(Des Moines, IA) – In the spirit of diversity and equality, Des Moines University will celebrate Black History Month with a free presentation on Feb. 14. Beginning at noon in the Des Moines University (DMU) Academic Center, lecture hall one, 3440 Grand Avenue, everyone is invited to learn about the Underground Railroad. “We want to […]
Hello my dear friends. As you surely love hearing from me about how great DMU is, you will also love to hear from our students and learn a bit more about these fine current and/or future colleagues at “Hear from DMU Students!” Also, congrats to all the Colts fans out there and my deepest condolences […]
We have quite a few things on the calendar in the next couple of weeks. I will get a more comprehensive calendar up later, but these are things to know about right away. PA and PT Career Day is this Friday, February 2nd. Lisa will be at the Drake Grad Fair from 2:00 to 6:30 […]
I am happy to be posting the first DMU blog and hope that you find these insightful and useful (maybe not this first one) as I continue to do so at least once per week. I will keep all friends up on events that DMU is having on campus and that we will be attending […]