Hindsight is 20/20: Students share their advice for first-years.

Hindsight is 20/20

With their first year behind them, second-year podiatric medicine students reflected on their initial year of medical school and mined …
Foot and ankle screening at the Senior Health Fair

Early detection key in preventing foot and ankle complications for seniors

Older adults are at increased risk for a variety of foot and ankle issues. Decreases in circulation and sensation, wounds, …
Applicants come dressed to impress on Interview Day at DMU.

Tried-and-true tips to ace your interview

Interview season begins next month at Des Moines University! The campus community loves meeting our applicants and showing them how …

Matthew J. Hentges, D.P.M.’11

Matthew J. Hentges, D.P.M.’11, was hired by West Penn Hospital in Pittsburgh as an attending foot and ankle surgeon for …
Cindy Lin, D.P.M.'16

Student goes big in service

Growing up in a low-income household in Portland, OR, Cindy Lin didn’t see a doctor until she was 16 years …
Matthew Knabel volunteered with Special Olympics athletes.

CPMS students help Special Olympics athletes keep their feet fit

Student volunteers from the College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery recently participated in the annual “Fit Feet” event at Special …
D.O. Class of 2015

Where did all our docs go?

After Commencement, our graduates are prepared to embark on exciting, new health careers. But for the osteopathic and podiatric physicians, …

Passion for caring for the underserved drives Global Health students

Thirty-three DMU students spent spring break on medical service trips, treating hundreds of patients in the Dominican Republic and Biloxi, Mississippi. A …
Commencement 2015: Ceremony

Let’s celebrate the Class of 2015

The DMU campus was alive and well during this year’s DMU Commencement week festivities. Click the image below each event to view more …

Spring Breakthroughs: So much more to the story

From Des Moines to the Dominican Republic and Biloxi, Mississippi, global health students rekindled their commitment to medicine. Students shared …
From Des Moines to the Dominican Republic and Biloxi, Mississippi, global health students rekindle their commitment to medicine

Spring Breakthroughs

At two new-for-DMU sites for global health service during spring break this year, students and clinicians treated hundreds of patients, …
Riane Teagarden and Nicholas Staub helped provide a meal for hundreds of local children through their fundraiser.

Podiatry students take donations to de-feet childhood hunger

More than 16 million children in the United States are at risk of going hungry, according to the United States Department …