Bret Ripley, D.O., FACOFP, FPLI

Ripley named IOMA physician of the year

Bret Ripley, D.O., FACOFP, FPLI, chair of family and internal medicine medicine and a DMU family medicine clinician, received the …

DMU staffer named on “40 under 40” philanthropy list

They’re young, energetic and determined to make a positive difference: The Chronicle of Philanthropy identified 40 individuals under 40 who …

DMU President Franklin honored with MLK Jr. Award

Through his life and leadership, the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. demonstrated a deep commitment to helping others, an …
Benzoni Shah KY

Adjunct faculty spotlight: Thomas Benzoni, D.O., AOBEM, FACEP, ABFM

When he was 10 years old, Thomas Benzoni was happily hurtling downhill on his bicycle when the front wheel fell …

When the student becomes the teacher

Kristen Myers, M.P.H.’12, M.S.N., R.N., CIC, began her health care career in nursing, which she’s gone on to connect with …

Alumni spotlight: Kyle Teeling, M.H.A.’14

After working less than two years in community relations and development at Community Memorial Hospital in Sumner, IA, Kyle Teeling …

Alumna expands impact, earns national award

You don’t have to spend much time with high-energy Maren Lenhart to understand how knowledge gained from the Urbandale, IA, …

Protecting public health

Kimberly Davis, M.P.H.’12, works on the front lines of preventing the spread of Ebola and other dangerous communicable diseases in …

Embracing an ever-changing health care environment

Julie Cravens, M.S.P.T., is a physical therapist in the Dallas area who has worked in management roles the past 11 …

Alumni Spotlight: Leslie Rae Emma, M.H.A.’14, M.P.H.’14

Leslie Rae Emma, M.H.A.’14, M.P.H.’14, was working as a health promotion specialist for a corporate wellness fitness management company in …

Kari Dyjak, M.H.A.’14

Kari Dyjak was a full-time biopharmaceutical representative and mother of two preschool children when she enrolled in DMU’s M.H.A. program …

Alumni Spotlight: Ryan Meyer, M.H.A.’11

Ryan Meyer always knew he wanted a career in health care administration. As soon as he completed his bachelor’s degree, …