The final summer

As we come down to the last med-school-free week of our summer, my fellow DO’14s and I will soon resume …

Fireworks for the Fourth

List of all fireworks displays & events in Des Moines and surrounding areas: Des Moines: Yankee Doodle Pops will be …

Wordless Wednesday: Mobile clinic in action

**Photos courtesy of American Heart Association – Central Iowa Facebook page**  

Jazz in July

Metro Arts Jazz in July is a month-long festival that celebrates jazz and art with free outdoor concerts across Greater …

Des Moines Arts Festival

Here in Des Moines we are so lucky to have such a thriving creative and artistic community and the culmination …

Reach out and T.O.U.C.H. someone

Like most osteopathic medical schools, Des Moines University participates in a national volunteer recognition program called T.O.U.C.H. I completely forgot …

PA presentations: from atherosclerosis to sugar substitutes

DMU’s physician assistant Class of 2011 will return from their rotations this month for their final 25th-month activities. They include …

They’ve seen the light

I’m talking about the light at the end of their DMU tunnel: A week ago, DMU graduates and their families …

Pridefest

This weekend is the annual PrideFest here in Des Moines. The event celebrates the importance of gay culture in the …

The calm in the storm

While the new class of talented and eager P.A. students has already begun their first year at DMU, we D.O. …