Congratulations Grads!

Commencement 2018 is Friday, May 25. Find day-of details and schedule here.

Where hominid brains are concerned, size doesn’t matter

The recently discovered species Homo naledi may have had a pint-sized brain, but that brain packed a big punch. New …

Good cause sparks interprofessional insights

On May 5, 30 first- and second-year podiatric medical students and physical therapy students teamed up to provide health screenings …

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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