Solve medical mysteries at DMU’s Mini Medical School

Be a doctor for a night and solve medical mysteries at Des Moines University’s Mini Medical School. Analyze patients with …

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Flip through the digital pages of the winter 2013 edition of the DMU Magazine – live online NOW!

Krista N. Nelson, D.P.M.’09

Nelson joined the staff at Alton Memorial Hospital Center for Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine in Alton, IL, in December …

Robert A. Dompkosky, D.O.’95

Dompkosky joined the medical staff of Wilkes-Barre General Hospital in Wilkes Barre, PA, in December 2012 and is practicing internal …

Lee A. Kirsch, D.O.’07

Kirsch joined Mercy Clinic Primary Care in Oklahoma City as a family medicine physician. He completed an OB/GYN residency at …

Fight for your right

Human Rights Day presents us with an opportunity to celebrate human rights, highlight a specific issue, and advocate for the full …

Speaker to tackle racial inequalities in health care Dec. 5

Des Moines University has invited Tim Wise, a prominent anti-racist writer and educator, to speak at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, …

Garrett Reed Wheeler Award in Pediatrics

The death of a child is a devastating loss, difficult to comprehend. So it was when Garrett Reed Wheeler, the …

Eyeball these DMU Library exhibits

Of course you can find plenty to read in the DMU Library, from its thousands of medical books and journals, …

Friday “recipe”: food for thought at Cafe Scientifique, on campus

We live in a food-intensive culture. From flashy marketing to super-sized portions to the presence of food at practically every …

Would “pre-commitment” get you to your goal?

I recently learned about a new approach to achieve goals and/or cure bad habits: pre-commitment. The concept is that you …

Free health screenings for seniors Nov. 3 at DMU

Adults 50 and older are invited to Des Moines University’s annual Senior Health Fair for free health screenings. The health …