Is Des Moines “age-friendly”? Find out Dec. 10

In 2011, Des Moines became the third U.S. city (following Portland, OR, and New York City) to join the World …

DMU students take walks, sleep outside to help others

This fall, Maggi Schutte, D.P.T.’16, invited her classmates to join her in supporting an organization she loves, St. Jude Children’s …

50 and better

Des Moines University’s annual Senior Health Fair is a day packed with health screenings, vendor information; give away items, demonstrations, …

Scarlet fever

Tomorrow hundreds of ladies dressed in red will descend upon the DMU campus for one big cause: the American Heart …

Putting the ‘community’ in medicine

For many years Des Moines University has been committed to providing free medical screenings and events throughout the community. This …

Volunteer to explore

Do you like to work with junior high/high school kids? Do you like to educate others about different health career …

Get a jumpstart

It’s the end of July already and school start dates are right around the corner. Take some time this weekend …

Free school physicals, health services for K-12 students at annual health fair

Des Moines University, the Polk County Health Department and other local agencies are partnering to provide free school physicals and …

Calling all volunteers: students and providers!

Fall means many things in Iowa: cooler days and nights, the start of a new school year, and the broad …