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. …

To market, to market

(Blog post updated 9/8/11) Can’t make it to the downtown farmer’s market on Saturdays but still want to support local …

Free stress relief

It seems like nothing is free these days. Well, at least not until now. The Des Moines Park and Recreation …

Drive-in and enjoy

I grew up watching movies where the characters within those movies went to the movies at a drive-in. Whew, that …

Road-trip-worthy music fest

Like a lot of DMU students and alumni, Amy Hynek is multi-talented: In addition to earning her D.O. degree in …