Interprofessional practice improves patient care

Does including public health students on interprofessional teams increase attainment of interprofessional practice competencies? That is the title and topic …

DMU student earns Student Researcher of the Year honorable mention

Alexander Zhu, a second-year osteopathic medical student at DMU, says he “never wants to be content with medicine as it …

A call for headache study participants

Des Moines University is seeking participants for a research study about sinus headaches that offers compensation. The sinuses are air-filled …

Alumni, here’s a great way to give back

“Never stop learning.” This important message was among the many takeaways that Robert G. Smith, D.P.M.’99, M.Sc., R.Ph., C.Ped., CPRS, …
DMU Research Symposium 2016

DMU Research Symposium draws record number of abstracts

A record number of submitted abstracts, a keynote talk by a groundbreaking biochemist, excellent work by award recipients and lots …

DMU prof lands NIH grant to study diet, coronary heart disease

People have known for many years that what they eat can have a big impact, positive or negative, on their …

Troy J. Boffeli, D.P.M.’90, FACFAS

Troy J. Boffeli, D.P.M.’90, FACFAS, co-authored the case report “Angle and Base of Gait Long Leg Axial and Intraoperative Simulated …
The extinct Gujarat primates appear to be most similar to the gray mouse lemur, above.

Twenty-five little bones tell a puzzling story about early primate evolution

Newly discovered primate bones appear to be the most primitive ever found A cache of exquisitely preserved bones, found in …

Tea Tu Nguyen, D.P.M.’11, AACFAS; Jakob C. Thorud, D.P.M.’11, M.S.A.’11, AACFAS

Tea Tu Nguyen, D.P.M.’11, AACFAS, and Jakob C. Thorud, D.P.M.’11, M.S.A.’11, AACFAS, were among the authors who had published their …

Kyle S. Peterson, D.P.M.’10, AACFAS

Kyle S. Peterson, D.P.M.’10, AACFAS, was among the authors who had published their research, “Short-Term Radiographic Results and Technique of …
Mentored Student Research Program 2016

Summer research soars to new heights

Each year, graduate and undergraduate students from the local scientific community have the opportunity to apply to participate in an …

DMU professor reveals unexpected wolf in continental U.S.

Last summer, Julie Meachen, Ph.D., found herself up close and personal with a pack of large, aggressive predators with bone-crushing …