M.P.H. program unveils new mission, vision

Rachel Reimer, Ph.D. has been at the helm of the Master of Public Health program for just over six months, but …

Provider Profile: Meet Kathryn Cardamon

Name: Kathryn Cardamon, M.P.T. Title: Physical Therapist Clinic: Physical Therapy Clinic Undergraduate School: University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa Medical …

DMU hosts high school health careers class

Des Moines University faculty and students hosted high schoolers from the Health Careers Academy class at Southeast Polk High School in …

Better your health in five minutes or less

January is a time for fresh starts, when people everywhere resolve to better themselves in the coming year. Losing weight …

Words of inspiration

Winter break goes by way too fast. Just as you finally find some time to relax and recuperate from a …

Physical Therapy Clinic expands popular exercise classes

In health care, it’s typically a bad sign when you have patients returning again and again or requesting to come …

DMU students, alums recognized for research

A record 67 researchers presented their work to students, faculty and health care professionals at the 2014 DMU Research Symposium on …

Lather, rinse and repeat: Fight cold and flu with soap and water

We know to plan for winter’s temperature swings and snowstorms, but we must also prepare for its seasonal cold and …

Des Moines University celebrates Diwali

DMU students, faculty and staff took part in the University’s annual celebration of Diwali on November 21. More than 360 …

Des Moines Public Schools receive grant to expand partnership with DMU

Des Moines University and Des Moines Public Schools (DMPS) have a long-standing relationship that allows DMPS students to visit campus …

A world of pain

We are in a world of pain. From the prick of our first booster to the aches of arthritis, we experience …

DMU, Drake University partner on Pharm.D., M.P.H. dual degree

Des Moines University and the Drake University College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences (CPHS) have partnered to offer a combined …