Alumni spotlight: Brandon T. Kibby, D.O.’97

Alumnus climbs mountains to help teens overcome obstacles. To help transform the lives of kids in need, Brandon T. Kibby, …

Alumni spotlight: Saul Jeck, D.O.’57

Saul Jeck, D.O.’57, professor and chair of the department of obstetrics and gynecology at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM), …

Alumni spotlight: Kelly L. Check, D.P.M.’99

Background information I am originally from southern Indiana. I work at Story Medical Center in Nevada, IA, and have been …

Alumni spotlight: Michael S. Lee, D.P.M., M.H.A.’96

Lee family gives, receives ultimate gift While American families with pre-teen children may have visions of video games, gadgets and …

Alumni mentor program at work

After Brett Henderson, D.O.’15, received the names of alumni to contact from DMU alumni director Ronnette Vondrak, he applied his …

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 …

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 …

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.

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 [...]

Alumni spotlight: Kevin R. Emge, D.O.’86, FACOOG

I have been section chief of anesthesiology at Grinnell Regional Medical Center in Grinnell, IA, for the past four years. Prior to that I was an obstetrician/gynecologist in private practice in Des Moines as well as an associate professor of ob/gyn at Des Moines University. Meeting new patients prior to surgery and working with them as a team to go through [...]

Alumni spotlight: Bruce A. Scudday, D.P.M.’89

After graduating from UOMHS, I completed podiatric surgical residency programs in St. Louis, MO, and Dallas, TX. I briefly practiced in Dallas before establishing a private practice in El Paso, TX, in 1995. I received certifications in foot surgery from the American Board of Podiatric Surgery in August 1998 and in reconstructive rearfoot and ankle surgery [...]