Amy R. Ford, D.O.’10

Ford has three children, Aislin, 4, Madeline 2, and Samuel, 1. She is completing a physical medicine and rehabilitation residency …

Keely M. Cassidy, M.S.A.’11

Cassidy and Brian Stueve were married on Aug. 11, 2012. Cassidy is in her second year of an anatomy doctoral …

Amy D. Welch, PA-C’08

Welch works full-time at Primary Health Care in West Des Moines, IA, in family practice for under-served patients. She is …

Catherine A. Brooks, D.O.’09

Brooks is completing a neonatology fellowship in Albuquerque, NM, where she and her husband reside. She will graduate from the …

Mohammed A. Jayber, D.O.’94

Jayber was appointed chief of medicine at Elyria Medical Center in Elyria, OH, and will complete a two-year term. He …

Ashley J. Alm, D.P.T.’11, M.H.A.’14

Alm is a 2011 D.P.T. graduate who plans to graduate with her master’s degree in health care administration from DMU …

Albert L. Pizzica, D.O.’73

Pizzica recently retired from neonatology and is now the president and CEO of a medical management firm in Philadelphia, PA. …

Leonard A. Olu-Williams, M.P.H.’09

Olu-Williams is the health education program supervisor at the Philadelphia, PA, Department of Public Health, where he oversees three programs. …

Anita M. Louison, PA-C’91

Louison is retiring from Swope Health Services in Kansas City, MO, after 21 years of service. Swope Health Services is …

Brooke N. Johnson, D.O.’09

Johnson and her husband, Brandon, welcomed a daughter, Addison Nicole, on Dec. 20, 2012. Brooke is currently chief resident at …

Cynthia Hoque, D.O. ’14, awarded Branstad-Reynolds Scholarship

Cynthia Hoque, a Des Moines University osteopathic medical student, received the Medical and Health Related Scholarship from the Branstad-Reynolds Scholarship …

Not so Fat Tuesday

Instead of over-indulging today in celebration of Mardi Gras (the French term for “Fat Tuesday”), why not make an effort to …