Kyle T. Pearson, D.P.M.’11, M.H.A., recently graduated from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center foot and ankle surgical residency program. He plans to join Rezin Orthopedics in Morris, IL, as a foot and ankle surgeon.
Leonard A. Mermel presented a keynote address at the 24th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases in Barcelona, Spain, May 10-13, 2014. It was titled “On the Cutting Edge of Infection Control Research: What To Do When the Evidence is Missing.” He is also the 2014 recipient of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology […]
Ryan J. Smith, M.H.A.’13, works for Mayo Clinic Health System in St. James, MN. The organization, recently named a “Best Minnesota Hospital Workplace” by the Minnesota Hospital Association, has gone through a culture transformation that has improved employee and community engagement and the lives of the patients it serves. To read more about the changes […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]