Pitts promotes osteopathic medicine and D.O.s as health care leaders

Richard Pitts, D.O.’73, Ph.D., said a lot in the subject line of an e-mail message he recently sent to DMU President …

Alumnus honored at Ohio Osteopathic Symposium

Paul G. Martin, D.O.’75, FACOEP, of Broadview Heights, OH, was among several physicians honored at the 2013 Ohio Osteopathic Symposium May …

An urgent conversation on the ‘safety net of medicine’

DMU Magazine recently talked with Marco Coppola, D.O.’89, FACEP, and Kevin Klauer, D.O.’92, EJD, FACEP, who are serving two-year terms as speaker and vice …

Alumni board president urges engagement

Robert Suter, D.O.’89, M.H.A.’89, FACEP, was one of the first, if not the first, person to graduate with two DMU degrees …

Sarah Hemming-Meyer, D.O.’13, gained a “Little” and a lot while at DMU

As a DMU osteopathic medical student, Sarah Hemming-Meyer juggled the rigors of classes and studying with giving tours to prospective students, serving …

Unconventional Journeys

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

Hoff named Rotarian of the Year

Gary Hoff, D.O., began helping local elementary school kids with reading because the Rotary Club of Des Moines, of which he’s …

Taking DMU to South America

DMU students pursue opportunities for global service and experiential learning through the University and on their own. Daniel Cole, Phyllis …

Physiology and Pharmacology well represented at annual meeting

The 17th Annual Iowa Physiological Society Meeting was held on campus September 21 and the Physiology and Pharmacology Department was …

D.O. students explore options at Hospital Day

More than 500 Des Moines University D.O. students attended the University’s annual Hospital Day on September 11 to gather information …

Thirty-four Des Moines University students recognized for leadership, compassion with induction into Gold Humanism Honor Society

Medical school is about more than studying anatomy, biology, pharmacology and other subjects. It is about learning interpersonal skills, compassion, …

OMM overview

A. T. Still, the founder of the osteopathic profession, once said, “To find health should be the object of the …