Come see a free film on a hot topic

To mark National Public Health Week, April 1-7, DMU’s Master of Public Health Student Club invites you to a free …

Find a food desert near you

We’ve all heard about the problem of food deserts, those geographic areas where residents have limited or no easy access …

Advance your career at DMU

Looking to be a leader in today’s ever-changing health care environment? Choose DMU and get started on earning your degree in …

America’s sugar high: 22 teaspoons a day

I don’t mean to sound like just another prima donna who’s smacking down Americans’ unhealthy eating habits, but a new …

Get a (flu) shot, take a survey

Have you noticed how many people have been sick this winter? The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report that …

DMU sending care team on spring break in Honduras for third consecutive year

Twenty-seven Des Moines University students are forgoing the traditional spring break destinations for a week of interprofessional training in Honduras. …

Great food for thought on global health tonight

The Global Health Learning Collaborative is DMU’s student-led, discussion-based seminar that is meant to provide an introduction to global health’s …

DMU researchers awarded grant from Polk County

Simon Geletta, Ph.D., associate professor in the M.P.H. program, and Carolyn Beverly, M.D., assistant professor in the M.P.H. Program, were …

Celebrate National Yoga Month

Let’s do a graceful sun salutation for September: It’s National Yoga Month. I have enjoyed adding to my workouts this …

Des Moines University awards 16 degrees at summer commencement

Des Moines University awarded 16 degrees at a summer commencement ceremony held on August 17 at 3 p.m. in the …

A Healthy Discussion

A HEALTHY DISCUSSION is a series of bipartisan forums that will give Iowa Congressional Delegation members an opportunity to discuss …

Free physicals at DMU for area students

Middle school and high school students from Des Moines and surrounding communities can receive a free school or sports physical …