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 …

Roberta Wattleworth recognized for contributions to COMLEX-USA

Roberta Wattleworth, D.O., M.H.A., M.P.H., FACOFP, professor in the College of Osteopathic Medicine, was recognized by the National Board of …

Celebrate National Primary Care Week at DMU

Oct. 7-11 is National Primary Care Week (NPCW), a great opportunity to learn about the roles, critical contributions, current and …

DMU student earns prestigious AOF award

Tara Blalock Hughes, a third-year student in Des Moines University’s College of Osteopathic Medicine (COM), has served as president of …

Des Moines University names new dean of College of Osteopathic Medicine

J.D. Polk, D.O., M.S., M.M.M., CPE, FACOEP, has been named dean of the College of Osteopathic Medicine at Des Moines …

The “triple aim” and beyond

E Pluribus Unum, “out of many, one.” These Latin words can be found inscribed in several locations in our nation’s …

Des Moines University’s 113th commencement ceremony to award 486 degrees

Des Moines University will grant 486 degrees at its 2013 Commencement Ceremony, the 113th in the university’s history, on Saturday, …

Recent DMU Research Successes

Many Des Moines University faculty members and students were recognized for their recent presentations, publications and awards. Faculty names are …

“A drink of water from Niagara Falls”

The U.S. health care system is undergoing an unprecedented transformation that will inevitably change how health services in this country …

Ready to rotate

Wow! There is a month left in my second year of medical school! On the first day of orientation, I …