Great PharmFree grade!

Last week the American Medical Student Association (AMSA) released the results of its fourth “PharmFree Scorecard” project. The AMSA PharmFree Scorecard (http://www.amsascorecard.org) …

David Vellinga added to DMU Board of Trustees

David H. Vellinga of Des Moines was appointed to the Des Moines University Board of Trustees during the board’s December …

The ulna is connected to the…

This is a sweet new Google tool that could be pretty handy for our incoming pre-med students, or really anyone …

Holiday hours

Don’t forget: the University is closed Dec. 23-26 but will re-open Dec. 27. It will then be closed again Dec. …

Des Moines University announces Angela L. Walker Franklin, Ph.D., as new university president

Des Moines, IA – Angela L. Walker Franklin, Ph.D., will be Des Moines University’s 15th president in the school’s 112-year …

Consider our socks knocked off!

The APMA recently held a “Knock your socks off” video contest for podiatric medical students to do a message about …

Happy chanukah!

Today at sundown begins the Jewish celebration through Dec. 9. To all of you celebrating, we hope your Chanukah is …

Happy thanksgiving!

Today I hope you are taking time to be thankful for your family, friends, home, job, education & the beauty …

Winter market!

The downtown farmers’ market is one of the best spring-summer-fall activities in Des Moines but we all miss it during …

Thanksgiving plans?

Sometimes holiday plans are hard to schedule around school and students may not be able to travel home or make …