Free lecture series focuses on staying fit

Des Moines University Clinic is kicking off the Power Hour Series, a four-part lecture series focusing on health and fitness, …

Eric G. Palmer, D.P.T.’09

Palmer joined Wayne County Hospital and its clinic system in Corydon, IA, as director of the rehabilitation services department. “We are …

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 …

Physical Therapy Clinic moves patients, improves function in every stage and age

A terrific team: DMU physical therapy clinicians include Libby Trausch, Sharon Johansen, Kari Smith, Shane McClinton, Traci Bush, Michelle Brown, …

DMU seeks to serve rural health care needs

If you have the pleasure of meeting DMU osteopathic medical student Libby Abbas, you will know immediately she’s exactly what …

Daniel G. Stevens, M.S.P.T.’96

Stevens completed his certification in orthopedic manual physical therapy. He is a physical therapist with NCH Healthcare in Naples, FL. 

Cindiman I. Pinneke, D.P.T.’03

Pinneke and Amy McClintock were married on Oct. 11, 2013, after being together for more than 18 years. The couple …

Friday recipes: winter comfort food

So how are those New Year’s resolutions coming along? For me, making resolutions and expecting myself to fulfill them in …

Christina C. Rodriguez, M.S.P.T.’03

Rodriguez (formerly Droessler) was married on October 5, 2012. She is a certified assistive technology professional and a seating specialist …

Jaimie L. Perkunas, D.P.T.’05

Perkunas was married on March 10, 2012, and has a private practice, Yoga Therapy for You, in Tucson, AZ, incorporating …

Jill M. Smith, M.S.P.T.’01

Smith (formerly Staehr) and her husband, Jared, welcomed a son, Landry, to their family on Feb. 13, 2013. Landry joined …