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Giving back for getting to achieve a dream

Brooklyn, NY, native Ralph Levy, D.O.’60, had never been to the Midwest before he arrived at DMU, then the Des …
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Alumni save tournament from a knock-out punch

If it hadn’t been for two DMU alumni, some collegiate boxers might have been mad enough to punch somebody. In …
DMU partnered with Tech Trek to make science cool for girls.

Tech Trek campers get a taste of medical school

This summer, the Simpson College branch of Tech Trek, an experiential summer camp backed by research and designed to make science, technology, …

Thirty-two Des Moines University student leaders inducted into honor society

Des Moines University teaches students more than the sciences. Medical students also learn compassion, ethics and leadership — the interpersonal …
Professor Muhhamad Spocter gets pied at St. Baldrick's Day.

Campus, hair clippers and Cool Whip come together to support cancer research

On Feb. 10, first-year DMU students Jonathan Pickos and Iaswarya “Ice” Ganapathiraju experienced something rare and wonderful amid the stress …

Global Health Club hosts first aid at refugee soccer tournament

Students from the DMU Global Health Club partnered with refugee placement and support service organizations to provide first aid services at …
Tom Mueller, Ph.D., in his office

Student focus is in Mueller’s DNA

When Britt Hanson came to DMU for her interview day, she connected with a former elf who would become her …
Aaron Shoskes, D.O.'18, presents his research at the American Urological Association Annual Meeting.

Aaron Shoskes, D.O.’18, explores link between chronic stress and gut bacteria

Aaron Shoskes, D.O.’18, gave a platform presentation titled “A possible link between chronic stress and the microbiome: a metagenomic analysis” at the …

Lena Gowring, D.O.’08

Lena Gowring, D.O.’08, completed her residency in dermatology in June 2015 with the San Antonio, TX, Uniformed Services Health Education …

Kevin F. Tulipana, D.O.’00

Kevin F. Tulipana, D.O.’00, practices hospital medicine and provides care to inpatient oncology patients at the Cancer Treatment Center of …

Louis M. Goldblum, D.O.’73

Louis M. Goldblum, D.O.’73, was elected president of the Brooklyn Pediatric Society for 2015-2016. He practices full-time in general pediatrics …
DMU students were among those discussing health policy issues with elected officials at the Iowa Capitol Building.

Sharing “Capitol” advice with state decision-makers

More than 90 physicians, residents, clinic administrators and medical students — including many from DMU — spoke with Iowa state …