Sutton cookbook supports student learning

As president of the American Academy of Osteopathy (AAO) in 1969-1970, Sara “Sally” Sutton, D.O.’53, raised some eyebrows when she …

New members join DMU board

The DMU Board of Trustees welcomed three new members in 2014 and will add two more in March. At its …

DMU sending care teams near and far for spring break

Thirty-four Des Moines University students are heading for warmer weather for spring break. Unlike your traditional spring breaker, these students …

Regular check-ups are key to preventing top killers of men

“I don’t need a doctor, I’m fine.” “I don’t want to take time off work.” “It will get better in …

Mini Med School blasts off

Mini Med ISS the 2015 “Mini Med School” session, a popular public lecture series hosted by Des Moines University, kicked off …

DMU announces 2015 Global Health Pathways interns

Des Moines University in December announced the four students who have been selected to participate in prestigious summer internships as …

Words of inspiration

Winter break goes by way too fast. Just as you finally find some time to relax and recuperate from a …

Osteopathic manual medicine can help common health problems

Osteopathic manual medicine (OMM) is an apprenticed art that has been passed down, literally “hand to hand,” through manual diagnosis …

Des Moines University celebrates Diwali

DMU students, faculty and staff took part in the University’s annual celebration of Diwali on November 21. More than 360 …

Coated in compassion

At the White Coat Ceremony every August, students in DMU’s clinical programs don this symbol of professional excellence as hundreds …

Army doctor, 75, looks back at half-century of service

By Lisa Ferdinando, ARNEWS During more than a half-century of military service, Col. Arthur Wittich, D.O.’71, an Army doctor, has …

Creating a path for future fellow surgeons

Ronald Bergman, D.O.’76, M.D., FICS, FAACS, and Bryan Folkers, D.O.’04, FACOS, both love practicing in their specialty and teaching future surgeons. That …