Steven Halm, D.O., FAAP, FACP, joined Des Moines University as dean of the College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2019 after serving as assistant dean and chair of simulation medicine at Campbell University’s School of Osteopathic Medicine. While there, he was associate professor of internal medicine and pediatrics and the faculty adviser for the Campbell University Community Care Clinic, a student-run free clinic.
Prior to Campbell University, Dean Halm was the medical director of the Clinical Evaluation Center and associate professor of clinical sciences for the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine. Earlier, he served as chief of service for the medical staff at Cone Health in Greensboro, NC. He also ran his own private practice in Reidsville, NC, Triad Medicine and Pediatric Associates, PLLC.
Dean Halm earned his doctor of osteopathic medicine degree from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine after graduating with a bachelor of science degree in biology from Allegheny College. His postgraduate training includes holding an AACOM/AOA Health Policy Fellowship at Ohio University’s Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine; participating in the Comprehensive Instructor Workshop at Harvard University’s Institute for Medical Simulation; and completing the combined ACGME Internal Medicine and Pediatrics Residency program at the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and Penn State Children’s Hospital in Hershey, PA.