Friday recipe: Super Bowl snacks, Part I

We Americans don’t need many excuses to put out a spread of food. It wouldn’t be Valentine’s Day without pounds …

Can you stand the “suspense”?

The DMU wellness program staff are always on the look-out for new ways to motivate people to move more. While …

Don’t pass up the chance

Each summer Des Moines University hosts its Health Professions Advanced Summer Scholars (Health P.A.S.S.) program. The program is geared toward …

It’s live

Flip through the digital pages of the winter 2013 edition of the DMU Magazine – live online NOW!

Friday recipes: what to eat in January

If you’ve not read Barbara Kingsolver’s book Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life, get yourself to the local …

A long career of creating opportunities for others

Back in the 1970s, when opportunities for advanced, high-quality training were still limited for osteopathic physicians, David Susser, D.O.’75, MACOI, helped create a haven for graduate medical students in addition to establishing his stellar career.

D.O. students: gotta match?

The American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM) last November posted a report that may be very helpful to …

The lasting legacy of a medical legend

Roger Anderson, D.O.’42, FACOS, has devoted his career and life to giving – via health care, professional leadership, community service and more. His impact is similarly significant and enduring at DMU.

War suffering inspires symbol of sacrifice

You may recognize those little red plastic poppies, typically distributed on Memorial Day, as a way to remember and honor those who died in service to their country. You might not know, however, this symbol of the ultimate sacrifice was created by an osteopathic physician.

Saving lives changes a career

As a DMU osteopathic medical student, Nick Bechtold was all set to apply for otolaryngology residency. That was before an action-packed, four-week rotation in South Africa put him on a completely different path.

A great escape, with purpose and passion

A golf injury led Paul Rein, D.O.’72, to trade running for bicycling, which led to a charitable and epic adventure – riding his bicycle from the Pacific to the Atlantic coasts to raise funds for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.