Get a (flu) shot, take a survey

Have you noticed how many people have been sick this winter? The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report that …

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. …

Great food for thought on global health tonight

The Global Health Learning Collaborative is DMU’s student-led, discussion-based seminar that is meant to provide an introduction to global health’s …

Laura A. Griffith, M.P.H.’03

Griffith is the manager of infection control at Denver Health in Denver, CO. She earned her nursing degree at Missouri …

DMU researchers awarded grant from Polk County

Simon Geletta, Ph.D., associate professor in the M.P.H. program, and Carolyn Beverly, M.D., assistant professor in the M.P.H. Program, were …

Celebrate National Yoga Month

Let’s do a graceful sun salutation for September: It’s National Yoga Month. I have enjoyed adding to my workouts this …

Des Moines University awards 16 degrees at summer commencement

Des Moines University awarded 16 degrees at a summer commencement ceremony held on August 17 at 3 p.m. in the …

A Healthy Discussion

A HEALTHY DISCUSSION is a series of bipartisan forums that will give Iowa Congressional Delegation members an opportunity to discuss …

Free physicals at DMU for area students

Middle school and high school students from Des Moines and surrounding communities can receive a free school or sports physical …

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 …

Memorial Day: picnic season’s official start

While our DMU campus is buzzing with commencement and the festivities of celebrating the work of our faculty and students, …

Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food

If you read the foodie blogs, or follow the food debates, it doesn’t take long to find someone who doesn’t …