New members join DMU board

The DMU Board of Trustees welcomed three new members in 2014 and will add two more in March. At its …

M.H.A. program one step closer to accreditation

Accreditation of an academic program is much more than a piece of paper. It demonstrates the program meets the highest …

2015 Alumni of the Year

They work in different roles in health care and represent different eras of Des Moines University alumni, but the 2015 …

Embracing an ever-changing health care environment

Julie Cravens, M.S.P.T., is a physical therapist in the Dallas area who has worked in management roles the past 11 …

Alumni Spotlight: Leslie Rae Emma, M.H.A.’14, M.P.H.’14

Leslie Rae Emma, M.H.A.’14, M.P.H.’14, was working as a health promotion specialist for a corporate wellness fitness management company in …

M.H.A. and M.P.H. programs praised as “pioneers” in utilizing Desire2Learn Insights

It’s no news that Des Moines University’s master of health care administration and master of public health programs continue to …

Travis C. Egli, D.P.T.’07, FAAOMPT

Dr. Travis Egli was recently accepted as a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists, giving him …

Parents, monitor your kids’ media

Children who are allowed to spend a lot of time watching TV and playing video games are more likely to gain weight, do …

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 …

Reimer brings vision as new program director/chair

Rachel Reimer, Ph.D., has a proven track record of excellence in teaching and research. After serving DMU’s master of public …

Leaving behind big shoes and a better DMU

“I know you want a history of me rather than that of the University,” said William Dyche, Ph.D., when DMU …

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 …