Alumni assist with DMU Back 2 School Physicals

For many student volunteers, Des Moines University’s free Back 2 School Physicals event is their first time applying skills learned in clinical …

Give ‘em a cheer: the DMU Alumni of the Year

As they educate and mentor students, touch the lives of patients and work tirelessly in their professions and communities, the …
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, …

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 …

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 …

Holland Taylor, PA-C’07

Holland Taylor, PA-C, joined the DMU physician assistant program as academic coordinator and assistant professor. Her clinical practice, which she …
Rick Wilkerson, D.O.'80, and the orphans of La Concorde in Haiti.

Heeding Haiti’s call

Rick Wilkerson, D.O.’80, didn’t need Haiti to fulfill his passion for overseas medicine. After all, he’s provided health care and …

Robyn Aamold, PA-C’08

Robyn M. Aamold, PA-C’08, specializes in cardiovascular surgery at Sanford Health in Fargo, ND.
As part of a campus celebration of DMU history, students, faculty, staff and members of the Still family lay a wreath at the tombstone of S.S. Still and his wife.

A tribute to our founders

During the month of March, the DMU community focused on a celebration of our history. Quite fittingly, the month concluded …

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 …
ASKalums

Students seek “Alumni Sharing Knowledge”

Students gain an exceptional education at DMU that prepares them for professional success. Yet how can they really understand what …