Friday recipe: fresh corn and avocado Pico de Gallo

I recently learned about FarmPlate, a self-described “revolutionary online community that connects farmers, fishermen, foragers, food artisans, restaurants, markets, distributors …

Need a thrill?

I don’t know if it’s because the July 4th holiday is behind us or because my son will depart for …

Christine L. Owens, D.O.’98

Owens joined St. Anthony’s Medical Center at the Southwest Medical Center in St. Louis. After graduating from DMU, she completed …

Moses K. Shieh, D.O.’99

Shieh is a board-certified general surgeon with the Surgical Healing Arts Center in Fort Myers, FL, and is board-eligible in cosmetic …

Chris J. Mulder, D.O.’09

Mulder began a gastroenterology fellowship at Brooke Army Medical Center at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio on July 1, …

Tiffany D. Swenson, PA-C’07

Swenson and her husband, Jeremy, welcomed their first child and daughter, Jaylee Kennedy, on June 23, 2012. Swenson is a …

Natalie M. Weber, PA-C’04

Weber joined St. Luke’s Physicians & Clinics Monticello Family Medicine in Monticello, IA.

Abandoning crazy-busy

I grew up on a farm where, when my family wasn’t walking beans, gardening, mowing our large lawn or tending …

Free physicals at DMU for area students

Middle school and high school students from Des Moines and surrounding communities can receive a free school or sports physical …

Welcome Health P.A.S.S.ers

The Health Professions Advanced Summer Scholars, or Health P.A.S.S. program, was developed in 2009 to increase awareness of DMU programs …

Laura J. Gallistel, D.O.’05

Gallistel and her husband, David, welcomed their first child, Elaina Josephine, on June 9, 2012. Laura is a pediatrician working …