Nikhut Siddique, D.O.'18

Celebrating differences: An osteopathic world view

LIKE YOU, I AM MANY THINGS. I’m a second-year osteopathic medical student from Florida, a daughter of doctors, a sister to …
Rick Wilkerson, D.O.'80, and the orphans of La Concorde in Haiti.

Heeding Haiti’s call

Rick Wilkerson, D.O.’80, didn’t need Haiti to fulfill his passion for overseas medicine. After all, he’s provided health care and …
The food-mood connection

The food-mood connection

The next therapies for mental health may be found in your local supermarket. Illustrations by Mark Marturello IF YOU’VE EVER buried …

Andrew R. Adamson, D.O.’09

Andrew R. Adamson, D.O.’09, an obstetrician and gynecologist at Arizona Associates for Women’s Health, was named a 2016 Top Doctor …
As part of a campus celebration of DMU history, students, faculty, staff and members of the Still family lay a wreath at the tombstone of S.S. Still and his wife.

A tribute to our founders

During the month of March, the DMU community focused on a celebration of our history. Quite fittingly, the month concluded …

Thomas Martens, D.O.’98, M.B.A.

Thomas Martens, D.O.’98, M.B.A., was featured in the Corpus Christi (TX) Caller Times for becoming, in December, the fifth Texan …

Gary Plundo, D.O.’79, M.P.M., FACOFP

Gary Plundo, D.O.’79, M.P.M., FACOFP, recently became medical director for Western Health Advantage, a local health plan created to offer …

Front row seat to heart surgery

Area high school students celebrated heart month at Des Moines University with a “front row” seat to a cardiac surgery …
DMU students, staff and faculty opened the dialogue about race.

Race: Changing the paradigm from debate to dialogue

By Rich Salas, Ph.D., and Luke Botting, D.O.’18 On Thursday, February 18, a group of approximately 50 DMU students, faculty …

Karl “Fritz” Disque, D.O.’07, R.Ph.

Karl “Fritz” Disque, D.O.’07, R.Ph., in February visited his undergraduate alma mater, Purdue University, to share his personal journey with …

David Leszkowitz, D.O.’86

David Leszkowitz, D.O.’86, is board-certified in family medicine and passed his boards in addiction medicine. In practice with White Lake …

David E. Drake, D.O.’83

David E. Drake, D.O.’83, spent 10 days in January as part of a 13-member medical delegation to Gaza, organized by …