Angela L. Walker Franklin

Seven years’ strong

In March, Angela L. Walker Franklin, Ph.D., marked her seventh year as DMU’s 15th president and has only stepped up …

Physician Burnout

Physician burnout: an “area of continued vigilance”

Editor’s note: According to a 2017 survey by the website Medscape, more than half the nation’s physicians are burned out, …

A modern health sciences university with a long, prestigious history


Founded in 1898, Des Moines University is a medical and health sciences university dedicated to improving lives in our global community by educating diverse groups of highly competent and compassionate health professionals.

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