Class of 2016

Celebrating the Class of 2016

Des Moines University awarded 472 degrees in nine programs at the 116th annual Commencement Ceremony on May 28. Family, friends, …

Pamela D. Elbert Harned, M.H.A.’14

Pamela D. Elbert Harned, M.H.A.’14, accepted a position as administrator/executive director at Karen Acres Health Care Center in Urbandale, IA. …

Jacquelyn W. Zillman, PA-C’08

Jacquelyn W. Zillman, PA-C’08, began working in family medicine at Mercy Care Mount Vernon, IA, in July 2015. She and …

Jonathan C. Thompson, D.P.M., M.H.A.’10, AACFAS

Jonathan C. Thompson, D.P.M., M.H.A.’10, AACFAS; Troy J. Boffeli, D.P.M.’90, FACFAS; and Jessica A. Tabatt, D.P.M.12, authored “Two-Pin Fixation of …

Jennifer Hamre, M.H.A.’09, PCMH, CCE

Jennifer Hamre, M.H.A.’09, PCMH, CCE, is co-founder and owner of Solace Solutions, a Chapin, SC-based firm that helps health care …
DepartmentofPublicHealth

New DMU department expands degree options

Des Moines University’s master’s degree programs in public health and health care administration equip individuals to become leaders in diverse …

Kenna M. Willey, PA-C’09

Kenna M. Wheeldon Willey, PA-C’09, joined UnityPoint Clinic – Family Medicine in Norwalk, IA, in September 2015.

Eric Johnson, PA-C’98

Eric Johnson, PA-C’98, was featured on Salt Lake City’s Fox 13 news broadcast on April 6 for completing the Iditarod …

Robyn Aamold, PA-C’08

Robyn M. Aamold, PA-C’08, specializes in cardiovascular surgery at Sanford Health in Fargo, ND.

Melissa Galli, D.P.M.’09, M.H.A.’08

Melissa Galli, D.P.M.’09, M.H.A.’08, was named among the “top docs” in 2016 by PHOENIX Magazine. She is a board-qualified and …

James Jarvis, PA-C’01

James Jarvis, PA-C’01, is one of only 220 certified physician assistants nationally to earn a specialty credential called a Certificate …

Margaret Galvez, R.N., M.P.H.’14

Margaret Galvez, R.N., M.P.H.’14, was selected as one of the 2016 DFW Great 100 Nurses, which honors 100 registered nurses …