Cultivating cultural, medical understanding

At garage sales, in the Mall of America and during the wee hours of an emergency room shift, DMU's visiting Ugandan students gain new insights on Americans - and they teach their new Iowa friends some things, too.

Stats to brag about!

DMU’s podiatric college had some great numbers recently related to the national board & surgical board qualification exams & I …

CPMS board stats

DMU’s College of Podiatric Medicine & Surgery had some great numbers recently related to the national board & surgical board …

Alumni spotlight: Andrew D. Adair, D.O.’98

I received a B.A. in biology from Bellarmine College in Louisville, KY, and a D.O. degree from Des Moines University. I completed a family practice internship at Mount Clemens General Hospital in Mount Clemens, MI, and a residency in rural family practice at the University of Minnesota. Currently I am a family practice physician at the Henry Ford Health System in Chesterfield, MI. I enjoy [...]

A history of African American surgeons & global health success

What do those 2 have in common? They’re both topics of displays currently in the DMU Library! The early contributions …

Feeling creative?

Providing healthcare is scientific but it also involves a human element. Get in touch with your creative side by submitting …

Alumni spotlight: Sarah M. Pavelka, M.H.A.’01

I have more than 11 years experience teaching and coaching in organizational performance and 13 years as an occupational therapist. My background includes speaking and facilitation engagements in business, industry, education and healthcare. My previous employment experiences include service as a quality management director for the Iowa Foundation for Medical Care [...]

Health & medical book sale

Get thee to the State Library on Thursday or Friday (June 3-4)! The state medical library closed in March and …

DMU graduated 453 at 110th commencement May 29

Des Moines University (DMU) awarded 466 degrees at its 2010 Commencement service May 29 at 10 a.m. at the Polk …

Congrats, grads!!

Today is the big day! Congrats to all of you who will lay claim to a new degree today! Amongst …

DMU to give 466 degrees Saturday at 110th commencement ceremony

Des Moines University (DMU) will award 466 degrees at its 2010 Commencement service May 29 at 10 a.m. at the …

Upcoming CHS Alumni Association events

We have many ways for you to get involved with the CHS Alumni Association if you haven’t already joined us …