DMU alumnus named KCUMB president

Marc B. Hahn, D.O.’84, in July became the 14th president and chief executive officer of the Kansas City University of Medicine …

Alumni spotlight: Rachael N. Poore, D.P.M.’12

Poore is a resident at UnityPoint Health System (formerly Iowa Health) in Des Moines, IA. She grew up in Orlando, …

Alumni spotlight: Thomas L. Wicks, D.P.M.’94

When news of the May 20 tornado that devastated Moore, OK, came across his pager, Tom Wicks, D.P.M.’94, began “climbing …

DMU alumnus, student run marathon to fight cancer

People run for a number of reasons – to get and stay in shape, relieve stress or take a break …

Alumni spotlight: Michelle N. Friedersdorf, D.P.M.’99, and Scott C. Friedersdorf, D.P.M.’00

Where are you from, where do you work, and how long you have worked there? Shelly is from Manchester, IA, …

Meet Kari Smith

Dr. Kari Smith, PT, D.P.T., ATC is an assistant professor in the Department of Physical Therapy at Des Moines University. She graduated …

Alumni spotlight: Brandon T. Kibby, D.O.’97

Alumnus climbs mountains to help teens overcome obstacles. To help transform the lives of kids in need, Brandon T. Kibby, …

Alumni spotlight: Saul Jeck, D.O.’57

Saul Jeck, D.O.’57, professor and chair of the department of obstetrics and gynecology at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM), …

Alumni spotlight: Kelly L. Check, D.P.M.’99

Background information I am originally from southern Indiana. I work at Story Medical Center in Nevada, IA, and have been …

Alumni spotlight: Michael S. Lee, D.P.M., M.H.A.’96

Lee family gives, receives ultimate gift While American families with pre-teen children may have visions of video games, gadgets and …

Alumni mentor program at work

After Brett Henderson, D.O.’15, received the names of alumni to contact from DMU alumni director Ronnette Vondrak, he applied his …

Alumni spotlight: Robert C. Birk, Jr., PA-C’02

DMU alumnus named Wisconsin PA of the Year. Robert Birk, PA-C’02, is an Air Force veteran, a father and a …