Martha L. Owen, M.H.A.’96, FACMPE

Martha Owen, M.H.A.’96, FACMPE, recently accepted a new position as manager, change management and informatics, at the Moffitt Cancer Center in …

New consortium to probe climate change’s impact on health

While the polar vortex gripping many states this winter had people complaining about the weather more than usual, the discussion …

Des Moines University’s 114th commencement ceremony to award 539 degrees

Des Moines University will grant 539 degrees at its 2014 Commencement Ceremony, the 114th in the university’s history, on Saturday, …

The littlest among us are key to our biggest health problems

Editor’s note: During his eight-week internship with the World Health Organization (WHO) this summer, third-year DMU osteopathic medical student and …

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 …

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 …

DMU expands opportunities in postgraduate physical therapy studies

The physical therapy profession has faced change beyond health care reform and evolving patient demographics. The profession’s terminal degree used …

A worthy award for a wellness-centered university

Emily Cardella, PA’14, typically rides her bicycle to class from her Windsor Heights home and often pedals recreationally. When she learned …

How her garden does grow!

DMU student digs in deep Ellen “Ellie” Bernard is particular about what foods she eats and where they come from. …

Ryan T. Dow, M.H.A., M.P.H.’12

Dow is a safety, health and environmental consultant in the administrative branch at DuPont Pioneer for all its lab and research operations in …

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 …