Anatomy word of the month: philtrum

Why would that dimple under your nose be called a “love potion”? In ancient times when people did not bath …

Student research spotlight: Bao Vu

Vu first became involved in scientific research during his junior year, when he had the opportunity to join Dr. Dao’s …

Faculty awards

The following three annual Des Moines University faculty awards were recently presented: Outstanding Teacher: Daniel Deavers, Ph.D., professor of physiology/pharmacology. …

Moving day!

As you may know, a great number of DMU students live near campus.  I watch them from my window every …