Unconventional Journeys

In the not-too-distant past, Justin Bergh was bartending in San Diego, and Amber Faherty was patching up soldiers in Afghanistan. …

Des Moines University’s 113th commencement ceremony to award 486 degrees

Des Moines University will grant 486 degrees at its 2013 Commencement Ceremony, the 113th in the university’s history, on Saturday, …

Body Donor Memorial Tree Dedication – 2013

PA students Daniel Cottrell, Emily Cardella, Katarina Conradson, Teresa Edwards and Alyssa Vold dedicated for the Physican Assistant Class of …

DMU sending care team on spring break in Honduras for third consecutive year

Twenty-seven Des Moines University students are forgoing the traditional spring break destinations for a week of interprofessional training in Honduras. …

They got spirit, yes they do

Early in August, Annie Losinske and Sarah Barnett, members of the DMU Physician Assistant Class of 2014, realized last week …

A sure bet career-wise

With unemployment at 8.2 percent and underemployment near 18 percent, pursuing a graduate degree is both an attractive option and …

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 …

From autism to Alzheimer’s

Do you want to know more about supporting youth diagnosed with autism? How about new treatments for Alzheimer’s disease, malignant …

DMU’s PA students are Pretty Awesome

A few quick facts about physician assistants: They are licensed to practice medicine with physician supervision in physicians’ offices, hospitals …

Kudos to DMU physician assistant students!

Iowa is a relatively flat state, but on a recent Sunday morning in Des Moines, more than 600 people got …

DMU students to spend break providing health care in Honduras

Thirty-three Des Moines University students are skipping the traditional spring break hot spots for a week in Honduras. Instead of …