Alumni make supporting DMU a family affair

Thomas “Tom” DeGregory was contemplating enrolling in a Pennsylvania allopathic medical school when friends suggested he explore osteopathic medical institutions. …

DMU, Drake University partner on Pharm.D., M.P.H. dual degree

Des Moines University and the Drake University College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences (CPHS) have partnered to offer a combined …

Preventing the spread of Ebola: A how-to for health care workers

As an emergency physician with a national security and public health background (among other things), I probably have a slightly …

Network now

Join us Tuesday, October 7, for a little networking and hear from local public health leaders at the Public Health Networking Night. The …

M.H.A. and M.P.H. programs praised as “pioneers” in utilizing Desire2Learn Insights

It’s no news that Des Moines University’s master of health care administration and master of public health programs continue to …

Reimer brings vision as new program director/chair

Rachel Reimer, Ph.D., has a proven track record of excellence in teaching and research. After serving DMU’s master of public …

New consortium to probe climate change’s impact on health

While the polar vortex gripping many states this winter had people complaining about the weather more than usual, the discussion …

Stopping the cycle of child abuse

Editor’s note: The winter 2014 issue of DMU Magazine explored the long-term effects and high health costs of adverse childhood …

Des Moines University’s 114th commencement ceremony to award 539 degrees

Des Moines University will grant 539 degrees at its 2014 Commencement Ceremony, the 114th in the university’s history, on Saturday, …

Duffy named Catherine Worthingham Fellow

When you encounter Pam Duffy, P.T., Ph.D., M.Ed., OCS, RP, FAPTA, assistant professor in global health and public health, she will greet you …

National Public Health Week 2014

National Public Health Week 2014 kicks off today and is focused on drawing attention to the work of local public …

DMU alumni put passion in action

Navigation: Taking a Toms Shoes tack to save lives Following fate to fill needs in Haiti Moved by faith, informed …