Alumni spotlight: Richard W. Rapp, D.O.’12

Undergraduate background I received my B.S. in biology from the University of Northern Colorado in 2007.  Prior to that I …

Welcome to our MHA executive residency students!

This week, the Des Moines University community will welcome to campus students in the master of health care administration (MHA) …

La Clinica open house

La Clinica de la Esperanza is excited to announce that they have expanded to meet the needs of their growing …

Areas of Research Emphasis Named

After an analysis of Des Moines University’s strengths, publications, presentations and needs on campus, the Office of Research has named …

DMU researchers awarded grant from Polk County

Simon Geletta, Ph.D., associate professor in the M.P.H. program, and Carolyn Beverly, M.D., assistant professor in the M.P.H. Program, were …

Friday recipe: eggplant stackers

This summer, I’ve been waiting for a local crop almost as eagerly as I’ve anticipated fresh tomatoes, sweet corn and …

Achoo, sniffle, sniffle

If you are anywhere near my desk recently, that’s what you’ve been hearing. As long summer days turn into crisp …

Celebrate National Yoga Month

Let’s do a graceful sun salutation for September: It’s National Yoga Month. I have enjoyed adding to my workouts this …

Anatomy word of the month: Eustachian tube

Most anatomical terms are descriptive in Latin or Greek. However, “Eustachian” doesn’t mean anything. It is a term called an …