Senior Health Fair puts a social spin on screenings

The “50 and Better” Senior Health Fair transforms the DMU Student Education Center from study space to a one-stop-shop open to anyone interested …

Coated in compassion

At the White Coat Ceremony every August, students in DMU’s clinical programs don this symbol of professional excellence as hundreds …

What’s it like to…carry on the DMU legacy?

Were there experiences growing up that led you to choose a healthcare profession? I didn’t decide to pursue a career …

What’s it like to…be a California transplant?

I’m Andrew, a second year DO student at DMU. I’m on the HPSP scholarship and will be a Navy doctor …
10 Things I Wish I Knew

10 things I wish I knew

The transition to medical school is tough. An overwhelming amount of new, complex information is coming at you every day …

Free health screenings for seniors Nov. 1 at Des Moines University

Des Moines University’s annual “50 & Better” Senior Health Fair combines complimentary health screenings and informational booths with a friendly, …

440 medical students take part in largest disaster training

First- and second-year D.O. students were involved in a volunteer disaster relief training on September 26. The American Red Cross …

Des Moines University series to raise awareness of human trafficking

Human trafficking is a modern-day slavery, involving victims who are forced, defrauded or coerced into labor or sexual exploitation. An …

DMU honors Diversity Champions

Diversity doesn’t just happen; to make it real and relevant, it requires champions. This spring the DMU office of multicultural …

Student volunteers recruit future colleagues

As a group, DMU students are passionate – about their academic success, their future careers and their community service. That passion extends to the …