Provider Profile: Meet Dr. Katherine Heineman

Name:Katherine Heineman, D.O. Title:Clinician/Assistant Professor Clinic:Osteopathic Manual Medicine Clinic Undergraduate School:Carleton College, Northfield, Minnesota Medical School:Des Moines University, Des Moines, …

Alumni spotlight: Laura A. Delaney, MPAS, PA-C’99

  Laura Delaney, MPAS, PA-C, is an assistant professor in the physician assistant (PA) program at Des Moines University. She …

Provider Profile: Meet Dr. Libby Trausch

Name:Libby Trausch, D.P.T. Title:Physical Therapist/Clinical Assistant Professor Clinic:Physical Therapy Clinic Undergraduate School:University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, Iowa Medical School:Des …

DMU alumni put passion in action

Navigation: Taking a Toms Shoes tack to save lives Following fate to fill needs in Haiti Moved by faith, informed …

A profession in demand: physician assistant

While demand is rising for many types of health care professionals, some of the hottest demand anticipated in coming years …

Alumni spotlight: Richard E. Vermillion, D.O.’60

From the Des Moines Register: Rural Iowa doctor's 53-year legacy: Dr. Richard Vermillion has served Ogden for more than 50 years. Take a look inside his clinic and see what keeps the 83-year-old doctor going.

Alumni spotlight: Gary P. Plundo, D.O.’79

Plundo completed his doctorate of osteopathy in 1979 at Des Moines University (DMU). He went on to complete an internship …

Doc’s courage makes one count blessings

Stories like those of DMU graduate Heather Fowler, D.O.’94, give me pause, perspective and reasons to be thankful for my …

Treasured DMU Traditions

As vice president of the DMU Student Government  Association (SGA) during her second year in the University of Osteopathic Medicine and …

DMU students take walks, sleep outside to help others

This fall, Maggi Schutte, D.P.T.’16, invited her classmates to join her in supporting an organization she loves, St. Jude Children’s …

Looking back inspires investment in the future

As a student in the College of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery (COMS), now DMU, Anthony Korvas in 1966 raised the most …

Opportunities abound in military medicine Just ask Al

While many perceive military life as defined by discipline, rules and restrictions, even a quick scan of the curriculum vitae …