Frances Mohrhauser joins Des Moines University (Des Moines, Iowa) — Frances Lei Mohrhauser of Ankeny recently joined Des Moines University as a Certified Medical Assistant (CMA). She was previously employed as a CMA with Mercy Beaverdale Clinic in Des Moines.
Kristin Faiferlick joins Des Moines University (Des Moines, Iowa) — Kristin Faiferlick of Waukee recently joined Des Moines University as a Radiologic Technologist. She was previously employed as an MRI Technologist with HealthSouth Open MRI in Des Moines.
(Des Moines, IA) – If current medical and health care research interests you, plan to attend the third annual Des Moines University Student Research Symposium on April 17. Des Moines University will host the public and students from area colleges and universities for the symposium from 6 to 9 p.m. in the Olsen Medical Education […]
(Des Moines, IA) – If your perception of a proper medical student includes glasses and a thick textbook, you’ll be surprised to see Des Moines University students juggling, belly dancing and singing on stage on March 31. All for a good cause, the second annual Des Moines University Variety Show is organized by the Pediatric […]
(Des Moines, IA) – Des Moines University’s Friday seminar series session “Recent advances in the treatment of osteoporosis” has been cancelled. This event was originally scheduled for April 14, then rescheduled for May 19. Due to difficulties with the presenter’s schedule, this event will not be rescheduled. Staff at Des Moines University regret the confusion. […]
Monica McAlpin joins Des Moines University (Des Moines, Iowa) — Monica McAlpin of Norwalk recently joined Des Moines University as a Purchasing Administrator. She was previously employed with a local medical supply company. She is a 1996 alum of Wayne State College in Wayne, Nebraska.
(Des Moines, IA) – The public can now benefit from Pilates classes taught by Des Moines University’s Kari Smith, D.P.T. Recently opened to the community, each session will be taught by Smith, a Des Moines University physical therapist who trained as a Pilates instructor at the All-American Pilates Institute in Florida. “Pilates suits all ages and […]
(Des Moines, IA) – Des Moines University’s Friday seminar series with health experts is now open to you too. Classes meet each Friday from February 10 through May 12, 2006 from noon until 1 p.m in room 115 of the Des Moines University Student Education Center, 3300 Grand Avenue in Des Moines. Most sessions focus […]
What’s the difference between junk science and real science? Want to learn more about alternative medicine or how to deal with the creaks and groans associated with aging? Whether you love science or are just interested in your health, Des Moines University’s Mini Medical School will explain various health-related issues in a way that is […]
On December 15, 2005, MidAmerican Energy representatives presented a check in the amount of $130,200 to Des Moines University. This monetary award is for energy conservation improvements initiated by Des Moines University during the construction of the Student Education Center. The Student Center design team spent $215,000 for improvements beyond those called for by the Iowa State Energy […]
(Des Moines, Iowa) – Jeffrey Divino recently joined Des Moines University as a research assistant in the microbiology department. He was previously a graduate student at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Alberta.
(Des Moines, Iowa) – Kyle Ryff recently joined Des Moines University as an animal caretaker. He was previously employed as a language technology center tutor at the University of Colorado in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
(Des Moines, IA) – For the third year in a row, Des Moines University will be recognized for excellence in worksite health promotion by the Wellness Council of Iowa, which will recertify DMU as a Gold Well Workplace. This award recognizes an organization for its commitment to the health and well-being of employees. The Well […]
(Des Moines, IA) – Brian C. Wright, recently joined Des Moines University as the director of major gifts and planned giving. Previously, Wright was the director of gift planning at Simpson College in Indianola, Iowa.
(Des Moines, IA) – Danessa Vincent recently joined Des Moines University as an admissions assistant in the Enrollment Management office. Previously, Vincent was a human resources coordinator at Planned Parenthood of Greater Iowa in Des Moines.
Des Moines, Iowa – Nelson Musoba, M.D., public health doctor from Nigeria, will present “A Physician’s Perspective of HIV/AIDS in Uganda” on Monday, September 19 from noon – 1 p.m. Immediately following, Carolyn Beverly, M.D., M.P.H., will address AIDS rates in Polk County followed by a question and answer session. The forum will be held […]
(Des Moines, IA) – Des Moines University medical student, Jen Kersey, spent a few months earlier this year with 13 other contestants on NBC’s hit reality show, “The Biggest Loser,” which premiers on September 13. The Crandall, Texas, native took time off from medical school to appear on the show. The show was taped […]