Physician, Director, Consultant, Coach: A Man Who’s Worn Many Hats in Health Care

An interview with Richard Pitts, D.O.’73, PH.D. RICHARD PITTS, D.O.’73, PH.D., began his health care career in emergency, occupational and preventive …


Oh, what a difference three decades make

The three associate professors who retired this summer to emeriti faculty status have served the University and its students for …

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.