Alumni spotlight: Robert C. Birk, Jr., PA-C’02

DMU alumnus named Wisconsin PA of the Year. Robert Birk, PA-C’02, is an Air Force veteran, a father and a …

DMU dean receives national recognition as AAPA Distinguished Fellow

Jodi Cahalan, Ph.D., M.P.H., M.S., PA-C has been recognized as a Distinguished Fellow of the American Academy of Physician Assistants …

DMU researchers awarded grant from Polk County

Simon Geletta, Ph.D., associate professor in the M.P.H. program, and Carolyn Beverly, M.D., assistant professor in the M.P.H. Program, were …

Des Moines University awards 16 degrees at summer commencement

Des Moines University awarded 16 degrees at a summer commencement ceremony held on August 17 at 3 p.m. in the …

Cahalan Endowed Scholarship

Strong work ethic, determination and perseverance: Jodi (Ostendorf) Cahalan, Ph.D., M.P.H., M.S., PA-C, a DMU alumna and dean of its …

Des Moines University to award 529 degrees at 112th commencement

Des Moines University will award 529 degrees at its 2012 Commencement Ceremony May 26 at 10 a.m. at Hy-Vee Hall …

Alumni spotlight: Lindsay S. Dean, D.P.T.’10

Exercise science. Treating a variety of ages and diagnoses. Working out over the lunch hour with my husband (an employee at DMU)! I was a student ambassador and loved giving tours of DMU to prospective students and visitors. Start looking for jobs early and send out resumes and cover letters. Potential employers will be impressed with you if you apply early. Triathlons, road races [...]

Branstad, Franklin to discuss public health strategies

This year the theme for National Public Health Week, April 2-8, is A healthier America begins today: join the movement! …

President Franklin reflects on past year

As I reflect on the past year, my first year as president of Des Moines University, I have come to …

CME opportunities for alumni, community

Des Moines University Continuing Medical Education (DMU CME) continues to provide countless opportunities for alumni and community members to earn CME …

CHS launches revamped MHA curriculum

For nearly three decades, Des Moines University has given students real-world preparation to advance or change their careers as leaders …

Megan M. Foster, D.P.T.’11, and Ryne L. Foster, D.P.T.’09

Foster (maiden name Augustin) and Foster were married on September 3, 2011. Megan is a physical therapist with Scottsdale Healthcare Osborn, …