Sixth annual Run DMU promises scenic route through downtown

Race down Grand Avenue and around the sculptures in Western Gateway Park in Run DMU, Des Moines University’s annual 5K. …

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 …

Physical Therapy Clinic recognized for outstanding year

The Des Moines University Physical Therapy Clinic was honored by clinic administration with a certificate of excellence for an outstanding …

Des Moines University appoints Ellen Chaffee to Board of Trustees

Ellen Chaffee, Ph.D., of Bismarck, North Dakota, was appointed to the Des Moines University Board of Trustees at the August …

Improve balance, learn safety measures at DMU’s Fall Prevention Awareness Day

The Des Moines University Doctor of Physical Therapy (D.P.T.) Program is partnering with Wesley Acres to hold a free Fall …

DMU license plates now available in Iowa

Be one of the firsts to get your DMU plates! You can now order Des Moines University license plates from …

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 …

Kari Smith becomes first Iowa physical therapist board certified in biofeedback

Kari Smith, D.P.T., ATC, BCB-PMD, received board certification in pelvic muscle dysfunction biofeedback by the Biofeedback Certification International Alliance (BCIA). …

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, …

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 …

Mali Schneiter, D.O.’15, selected for national global health position

Mali Schneiter, second-year osteopathic medical student, was selected to represent all osteopathic medical students as the Council of Osteopathic Student …

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, …