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Friday Research Seminar Series: Biochemistry and Nutrition

  Join the Des Moines University research community for a series of presentations highlighting the research that is being done on campus and in the local area. This week’s Friday Research Seminar Series will be hosted by the Biochemistry and Nutrition department. All DMU faculty, staff, and students are invited to attend. Refreshments will be served. The Role of Septins […]

— Vanessa Ross

IaPMR Fall Conference

Register Online Target Audience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physicians Purpose Provide physical medicine and rehabilitation physicians with an overview of recent trends in brain injury rehabilitation, covering a combination of person-centered intervention and evidence-based practice across the rehabilitation continuum. Objectives Learn of the community resources for rehabilitation of the head-injured, stroke and spinal cord injured […]

— Vanessa Ross

Iowa Cancer Summit

Iowa’s only state-wide comprehensive cancer control conference connects health educators, health professionals, and other cancer advocates to network and exchange best practices in cancer prevention, screening, treatment, and survivorship. Who Attends the Summit? The Iowa Cancer Summit is appropriate for health educators, public health professionals, community health workers, patient advocates, physicians, medical students, nurses, social workers, researchers, business leaders, […]

— Vanessa Ross

Comparisons in Attitudes Towards Breast Cancer Screenings: A Qualitative Approach

  The Iowa Cancer Consortium (ICC) is a partnership of researchers, legislators, health care providers, faith-based organizations, public health professionals, caregivers, cancer survivors, volunteers, and many other Iowans who work together to reduce the burden of cancer in Iowa. Its mission is to reduce cancer incidence and mortality in Iowa through collaborative efforts that provide […]

— Vanessa Ross

Pros and Cons of Compressed Medical Schools

IAMSE Fall Web Seminar Series – Times are Changing: Evolution and Revolution in Medical Education This webinar is hosted by International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE). The sessions will explore a variety of exciting innovations in medical education that include the impact of the changes in the interviewing process (Multiple Mini-Interviews, Holistic Review) on curricular modifications […]

— Vanessa Ross

Iowa PCA Annual Conference

The Iowa Primary Care Association (Iowa PCA) Annual Conference will be held on October 16-17, 2014, at the West Des Moines Marriott, in West Des Moines, Iowa. The 2014 conference will continue the tradition of offering our members another outstanding training event. Target Audience CEOs, Operation Directors, Senior Leadership, Clinic Managers, Clinicians, Dental Staff, CFOs, HR Directors, […]

— Vanessa Ross

6th Annual Global Health Conference: Climate, Nutrition and Health

Contents Agenda Keynote Speakers and Special Guest Poster Guidelines Giving Back: Nothing But Nets Registration Contact Register Submit Abstract Target Audience Students, faculty and staff from HGHC member schools (Central College, Des Moines University, Drake University, Grinnell College, Iowa State University, Mercy College of Health Science, Simpson College, University of Iowa, University of Northern Iowa and […]

— Vanessa Ross

Friday Research Seminar Series: Physiology and Pharmacology

  Join the Des Moines University research community for a series of presentations highlighting the research that is being done on campus and in the local area. This week’s Friday Research Seminar Series will be hosted by the Physiology and Pharmacology department. All DMU faculty, staff, and students are invited to attend. Refreshments will be served. Understanding Host-Microbe […]

— Vanessa Ross

Iowa Psychiatric Society Meeting

Behavioral Health Practice Management Workshop Purpose This annual workshop is designed to provide mental health clinic providers and staff with current information on changes in mental health services – whether in private practices, nursing homes, day treatment centers, community mental health centers and/or hospitals. The Following Payers Will Participate: Magellan Health Services MHNet Behavioral Health Wellmark Blue […]

— Vanessa Ross

Crossing the Synapse: Integrating Basic Science and Clinical Medicine at the Cognitive Level to Improve Medical Decision Making

IAMSE Fall Web Seminar Series – Times are Changing: Evolution and Revolution in Medical Education This webinar is hosted by International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE). The sessions will explore a variety of exciting innovations in medical education that include the impact of the changes in the interviewing process (Multiple Mini-Interviews, Holistic Review) on curricular modifications […]

— Vanessa Ross

FERPA and E-mails: How to Avoid Typing Your Way to Liability

Have you ever considered drafting your educational e-mails carefully? Learn how to draft them carefully so as to avoid liability under federal and state laws. E-mails have made things much more streamlined today, even in the area of education where students and parents communicate with school staff via e-mails for various reasons at the front. […]

— Vanessa Ross

Longitudinal Integrated Clerkships: Challenges of expanding to all campuses and all students

IAMSE Fall Web Seminar Series – Times are Changing: Evolution and Revolution in Medical Education This webinar is hosted by International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE). The sessions will explore a variety of exciting innovations in medical education that include the impact of the changes in the interviewing process (Multiple Mini-Interviews, Holistic Review) on curricular modifications […]

— Vanessa Ross

DMU Clinic Grand Rounds: It’s the Flu Season

  Attend online! You do not need to register if attending at Des Moines University. Target audience DMU faculty, staff, students, residents, and the medical community. Objectives ›Discuss basic science concepts underlying influenza virus pathogenesis, antiviral therapy, and vaccination. ›Discuss the role of Osteopathic manipulative treatment in the management of influenza. Speakers Katherine Heineman, DO […]

— Vanessa Ross

Developing Brain, Developing Accountability

Developing Brain, Developing Accountability: Using Science to Direct Our Policy and Practice for Educating, Disciplining and Growing Our Children into Accountable Adults Register today! New Location! Iowa Events Center (Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center) 730 Third Street Ballroom B – 4th level Des Moines, IA  50309 Purpose The brain science is clear. The youth brain is uniquely different than that of […]

— Vanessa Ross

The Motor Control Lab: The Who, the What, and the Why?

  Join the Des Moines University research community for a series of presentations highlighting the research that is being done on campus and in the local area. This week’s Friday Research Seminar Series will be hosted by the Physical Therapy program. All DMU faculty, staff, and students are invited to attend. Refreshments will be served. Purpose Presented by the […]

— Vanessa Ross

Pre-Matriculation Programs

IAMSE Fall Web Seminar Series –  Times are Changing: Evolution and Revolution in Medical Education This webinar is hosted by International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE). The sessions will explore a variety of exciting innovations in medical education that include the impact of the changes in the interviewing process (Multiple Mini-Interviews, Holistic Review) on curricular modifications […]

— Vanessa Ross

Friday Research Seminar Series: Grapes, Red Wine and Prostate Cancer

  Join the Des Moines University research community for a series of presentations highlighting the research that is being done on campus and in the local area. This week’s Friday Research Seminar Series will be hosted by the Microbiology and Immunology department. All DMU faculty, staff, and students are invited to attend. Refreshments will be served. Grapes, Red Wine […]

— Vanessa Ross

Changes to Medical School Admissions: The Holistic Review

IAMSE Fall Web Seminar Series –  Times are Changing: Evolution and Revolution in Medical Education This webinar is hosted by International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE). The sessions will explore a variety of exciting innovations in medical education that include the impact of the changes in the interviewing process (Multiple Mini-Interviews, Holistic Review) on curricular modifications […]

— Vanessa Ross

IPTA Southwest District Meeting

Attend online! Attend at DMU! Agenda 7 pm Vestibular Examination and Treatment Angela Bahr, DPT  Describe functional implications of vestibular anatomy. Indicate correct Dix-Hallpike tests and signs/symptoms that may indicate benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV). Identify patients with dizziness what would benefit from a full vestibular evaluation by a specialist. 8 pm IPTA Southwest District Business Meeting 9 pm […]

— Vanessa Ross

Resident Education Day

        A highlight of the HEARTland Network OPTI is Resident Education Day. This is a concentrated educational session focusing on OMM skills, Simulation Laboratory experiences and professional development presentations.  It is offered to the residents of affiliated programs as a benefit of membership.  Resident Education Day occurs twice a year at Des […]

— Vanessa Ross