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 …
Pam Harrison Chambers

Pam Harrison Chambers, PA-C, M.P.H.’01

Pam Harrison Chambers, PA-C, M.P.H., was elected president of the DMU Alumni Association Board of Directors. She is associate professor …
DMU students participated in a mass casualty drill at the Des Moines International Airport.

Student pairs public health and preparedness

Cynthia James was working on public health issues years before they were considered “public health.” Now a student in DMU’s …
The Alumni Board visits the ultrasound lab.

Alumni Board seeks to engage grads

Members of the DMU Alumni Association Board of Directors want their 12,179 fellow alumni to also “get on board,” so …
Laura Delaney with kids on a medical mission to the Dominican Republic

Something to crow about

Assistant professor named PA of the Year and an Engaged Scholar Faculty Fellow Laura Delaney, PA-C’99, M.P.A.S., had provided health care …
Meghan Francis

Built to bridge research, health outcomes

Meghan Francis has conducted biomedical research on several topics, and she’s currently working as a research assistant in the nutrition …
DMU Research Symposium 2015

DMU Research Symposium probes ethics, awards presentations

The more than 500 graduate and undergraduate students, faculty members, staff, residents and other researchers who attended the 2015 DMU …

World AIDS Day: the time to act is now

We’ve come a long way in reducing rates of HIV infection since the peak of the epidemic 30 years ago, …
SomeoneYouLoveAttendees

Screening of Someone You Love a success

On October 28, 2015, approximately 300 health care professionals, students, and community members from a wide variety of backgrounds gathered …

Roberta Wattleworth, D.O.’81, M.H.A.’99, M.P.H.’04, FACOFP

Roberta Wattleworth, D.O.’81, M.H.A.’99, M.P.H.’04, FACOFP, is associate dean of medical education at Liberty University College of Osteopathic Medicine in …

Food Day spreads a message of sustainability

Lori Graff remembers eating food from the animals raised on her family’s farm and getting fresh milk from a neighbor. …

Viewpoint: Let’s debate issues that warrant debate

As you’ve likely heard or seen, there was a “debate” about vaccination at the GOP presidential debate on CNN Sept. …