Coming to you live on “Love” from St. Lucia

Three participants in DMU’s health service trip to St. Lucia this spring got to be radio celebrities in addition to health …

Empowering Malaysia to save lives with CPR

Karl “Fritz” Disque, D.O.’07, R.Ph., and colleagues of his family’s Disque Foundation recently coordinated with St. John’s Ambulance to help train medical residents and …

Race downtown and back to DMU at seventh annual 5K

Take a lap down Grand Avenue with Des Moines University students, faculty, staff and alumni at Run DMU. The annual …

Provider Profile: Meet Michelle Brown

Name: Michelle Brown, M.S.P.T. Title: Physical Therapist/Instructor Clinic: Physical Therapy Clinic Undergraduate School: Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa Medical School: …

Treasured adventures of being dean

On a recent morning this spring, I had the opportunity to address the 52 new physician assistant students who are members of the PA …

A journey of much more than 1,887 miles

The 31 students who participated in the DMU health service trip to Honduras touched the lives of more than the nearly 1,600 patients they …

Provider Profile: Meet Dr. Shane McClinton

Name: Shane McClinton, D.P.T., OCS, FAAOMPT, CSCS Title: Physical Therapist/Assistant Professor Clinic: Physical Therapy Clinic Undergraduate School: Gustavus Adolphus College, …

Provider Profile: Meet April Vargus

Name: April Vargus, M.S.P.A.S., PA-C Title: Physician Assistant Clinic: Family Medicine Clinic Undergraduate School: Iowa Wesleyan College, Mount Pleasant, Iowa Medical …

Slather on the sunscreen to safeguard your skin

In Iowa, we wait months for the summer sun to arrive so we can bask in its rays and bring …

Provider Profile: Meet Sheila Garner

Name: Sheila Garner, PA-C, RN Title: Physician Assistant/Instructor Clinic: Family Medicine Clinic Medical School: Des Moines University, Des Moines, Iowa …

Melding music with med school

On a recent Friday evening on the DMU campus, a group of students gathered in the Student Education Center’s osteopathic …

Alumni Spotlight: Kevin V. de Regnier, D.O.

Dr. de Regnier epitomizes commitment to patient care, leadership in and service to his profession, and investment in medical students …