Care for your furry kids

People with children check the schools out before moving to a new area so at DMU we tell prospective students …

Three months already?!

  It’s hard to believe, but I have already been a medical student for three months (that is 1/16 of …

Mourning the loss of a great doctor

We received some very sad news at DMU this week. 1990 graduate Dr. Stephen DeVore, D.O., passed away due to …

Honoring veterans

I always look forward to lunch meetings at DMU. Yesterday, we celebrated veterans’ day over lunch and to my surprise, …

Happy Veterans’ Day!

  Please take a moment on this veterans’ day to remember those who lost their life while protecting our freedom. …

Do your feet hurt?

DMU students & faculty will partner with the Polk County Health Department on Nov. 18, 3-5 p.m., at 1907 Carpenter Ave., …

Raise money/awareness for homeless kids

There’s a great event in Des Moines to address the issue of homeless youth—Reggie’s Sleepout. For one night, teams camp …

What about jobs in DSM?

If you’re hoping & praying to get into DMU you may wonder what the job market in Des Moines will …

Helping hands

If you’ve read my posts over the last year or so you know how proud we are of our students’ community …

Halloween stinks!

Contrary to what you might think what the title means, Halloween is actually one of my favorite holidays. It’s so …

What talent!!!

It’s no secret that our faculty & students are geniuses producing medical marvels and healing around the world. BUT, did …

PA’s go global

Starting in the 2009-10 school year, second-year PA students will have the opportunity to complete two weeks of clinical rotations …