Make the trip

Come back for the Des Moines University Alumni Reunion June 17-18, 2011. It will be memorable! You'll enjoy reconnecting with classmates, meeting faculty and staff, touring the impressive campus and seeing all of the changes to your alma mater and to the Des Moines metropolitan area. Reflect with friends on the twists, turns and trips you've taken since your student days, too.

Tee-off for a great cause

Most people agree the world needs more good doctors in primary care as well as in the various medical specialties. DMU wants them to also know they can make that possible by swinging a club – at the annual College of Osteopathic Medicine Golf Benefit on Thursday, May 26, at Des Moines’ Waveland Golf Course, 12:30 p.m.

Kudos

Kudos to the following Des Moines University faculty members, students, staff and alumni.

DMU earns “A” on pharmacy scorecard

When DMU’s initial pharmaceutical conflict of interest policy earned a grade of “D” in 2009 from the American Medical Student Association (AMSA), the University community got to work.

CPMS students picked for a PICA scholarship

Two fourth-year DMU students receive $2,500 scholarships from the Podiatry Insurance Company of America (PICA).

Superbly high-strung – musically, that is

The DMU string orchestra, made up of students and employees, performed at the law library of the Iowa Capitol Building as part of former DMU president -and newly elected Iowa governor - Terry Branstad's inauguration festivities.

Continue your education at DMU

Need continuing education credit? DMU can help.

Attend DMU’s third annual Foot and Ankle Surgery Symposium May 6-7

Foot and ankle surgeons, podiatric residents and podiatric students are invited toattend the DMU Foot and Ankle Surgery Symposium May 6-7 to learn new techniques and explore various topics.

Sign up for and submit your creative works to Abaton

Des Moines University’s award-winning medical humanities and arts journal, Abaton, is accepting essays, poetry, art and photography submissions for consideration for its fifth annual edition.

Great pass rates!

In 2010, Des Moines University’s podiatric medicine graduates had a 96 percent pass rate on the American Board of Podiatric …

Fourth-year in DMU’s CPMS

Every podiatry school has a unique curriculum regarding rotations during fourth-year. For DMU students, it’s fairly straightforward but is ever-changing …