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 …

A journey of much more than 1,887 miles

The 31 students who participated in the DMU health service trip to Honduras touched the lives of more than the nearly 1,600 patients they …

Student researchers reach goals

On Friday, July 18, more than 80 people gathered to celebrate the conclusion of Des Moines University’s 2014 Mentored Student …

DMU students don white coats with pride, professionalism

The white coat signifies the excellence and caring demanded of individuals entering the health care professions. On Aug. 9, 2014, …