Alumni spotlight: Robert C. Birk, Jr., PA-C’02

DMU alumnus named Wisconsin PA of the Year. Robert Birk, PA-C’02, is an Air Force veteran, a father and a …

Alumni spotlight: Lee Evans, D.P.M.’95

Professional background I am from Aurelia, (northwest) IA. Currently, I work at Des Moines Orthopaedic Surgeons and have been there …

Jeff P. Bannister, D.P.T.’08

Bannister came back to DMU this fall as a D.O. student and will graduate in 2016. 

Joseph T. Poterucha, D.O.’09

Poterucha will complete an internal medicine and pediatrics combined residency program in July 2013 at the University of Illinois at …

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 …

Mark E. Paidin, D.O.’07

Paidin completed a residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City in 2011 …

La Clinica comes to campus

La Clinica de la Esperanza is coming to the DMU Clinic late this summer. A partnership between DMU and Iowa …

Alumni spotlight: Five years of DMU at West Penn

These students and alumni of DMU's College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, representing the classes of 2009 to 2013, have been residents or students at West Penn Allegheny Health System, one of Pittsburgh's leading medical teaching facilities.

President of Kosovo visits Iowa, DMU

When Atifete Jahjaga, the president of Kosovo, visited Iowa June 13-15, her itinerary included a tour of DMU. Her visit, …

Alumni spotlight: Lindsay S. Dean, D.P.T.’10

Exercise science. Treating a variety of ages and diagnoses. Working out over the lunch hour with my husband (an employee at DMU)! I was a student ambassador and loved giving tours of DMU to prospective students and visitors. Start looking for jobs early and send out resumes and cover letters. Potential employers will be impressed with you if you apply early. Triathlons, road races [...]

Emeritus faculty member named Pediatrician of the Year

The American College of Osteopathic Pediatricians (ACOP) awarded the 2012 Harold H. Finkel Community Pediatrician of the Year Award to …

COM golfers benefit students

Participants in the 2011 College of Osteopathic Medicine Golf Benefit did much more than enjoy a fun day on the …