MHA faculty earns prestigious credential

Richard Belloff, D.B.A., assistant professor in DMU’s master of health care administration (M.H.A.) program, recently was awarded fellow status in the American College of Healthcare …

Blessy Varghese Peacedale, M.H.A.’14

Blessy Varghese Peacedale was named risk and compliance coordinator at the Marshalltown, IA, Medical and Surgical Center. For her MHA …

M.H.A. and M.P.H. programs praised as “pioneers” in utilizing Desire2Learn Insights

It’s no news that Des Moines University’s master of health care administration and master of public health programs continue to …

Lesa Maring, M.H.A.’02, B.S.N.

Lesa Maring is the program director of the new wound and hyperbaric center opening in August at Boone County Hospital …

Mary Pat E. Wohlford, M.H.A.’90, M.S., Ph.D.

Mary Pat Wohlford, former associate dean of the College of Health Sciences at Des Moines University, works for the Registry …

Kyle T. Pearson, D.P.M.’11, M.H.A.’11

Kyle T. Pearson recently graduated from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center foot and ankle surgical residency program. He plans …

Ryan J. Smith, M.H.A.’13

Ryan J. Smith works for Mayo Clinic Health System in St. James, MN. The organization, recently named a “Best Minnesota …

Martha L. Owen, M.H.A.’96, FACMPE

Martha Owen, M.H.A.’96, FACMPE, recently accepted a new position as manager, change management and informatics, at the Moffitt Cancer Center in …

Des Moines University’s 114th commencement ceremony to award 539 degrees

Des Moines University will grant 539 degrees at its 2014 Commencement Ceremony, the 114th in the university’s history, on Saturday, …

Nishit K. Nirmal, M.H.A.’09

Nirmal works for Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare in southeast Wisconsin, where he manages strategic planning and provides consulting, business and operation …

Todd A. Capistrant, D.O.’97, M.H.A.’97

Capistrant was hired in July 2013 as the Chief Medical officer for Tanana Valley Clinic / Banner Health in Fairbanks, …

James S. Foreman, M.H.A.’93

Foreman accepted the position of chief financial officer with On With Life, a nonprofit organization and a Midwest leader in …