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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

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 More information to come. Speakers Katherine Heineman, D.O. Assistant Professor – Osteopathic Manual Medicine Clinician – Osteopathic Manual Medicine Clinic   Rachel Reimer, Ph.D. Chair, Program Director and […]

— 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

Friday Research Seminar Series: Physical Therapy

  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 More information to […]

— 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

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

DMU Clinic Grand Rounds: Head Injury Rehabilitation

  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 Describe various types of traumatic brain injury and common physical, cognitive and behavior deficits. Review current epidemiological information and be able to outline the most common causes of […]

— Vanessa Ross

Don’t Call It A Faculty Development Workshop

Agenda 6 pm Dinner 6:30 pm Introduction and Icebreaker 7 pm How to be an All-Star Preceptor Joshua J. Tessier, DO 7:30 pm How to Deal with the Difficult Student Thomas Green, DO, MPH, FACOEP, FACEP 8 pm How to Give Effective Feedback Michael Metts, DO, FAAP, FACOP 8:30 pm How to Teach at the Bedside Thomas Green, DO, MPH, FACOEP, […]

— Vanessa Ross

CFS: CoreFirst Strategies for Optimum Function

Attendance Audience: PT, PTA, OT. OTAs may attend with a supervising PT or OT. Each student is expected to complete required reading and video reviews prior to the classroom instruction and attend all hours of classroom instruction to receive a certificate of completion. Any exceptions to this policy must be pre-approved in writing by the […]

— Vanessa Ross

Managing Psychoactive Medications for Dementia Residents

   This educational activity is a collaboration between Des Moines University and WelseyLife. Attend online! Attend at DMU! Target Audience Wesley Life medical, nursing, and executive directors and DMU faculty, clinic staff, and students. Purpose The purpose of this educational session is to educate the attendees on use of psychoactive medications for nursing home and […]

— Vanessa Ross

Mentored Student Research Program

Contents Agenda Oral Presentations Poster Presentations Abstract IRB/IACUC Approval FAQs Registration Contact Research is vital and at DMU students are vital to research. Contributions from students are vital in helping move campus research forward. The Mentored Student Research Program is an excellent opportunity for students to highlight their research findings. We’re excited to offer both oral and poster presentations and […]

— Vanessa Ross

APTA Clinical Instructor Education and Credentialing Program

Contents Target Audience Course Description Objectives Workshop Schedule Presenters Pre-Course Assignments Registration Continuing Education Credit Contact Presented by the Iowa Clinical Education Consortium.              Register today! Registration will close on Wednesday, June 18 at midnight.  Target Audience Basic:  Physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, occupational therapists, certified occupational therapist assistants, speech language […]

— Nicole Branstad