APMA scholarships awarded to 18 DMU students

Eighteen podiatric medical students at Des Moines University received scholarships ranging from $1,000-$5,000 for the 2011-2012 academic year from the …

Friday recipe: honoring Latino heritage

This weekend, in addition to enjoying the Beaverdale Fall Festival, you can relish the great cultural, artistic and even culinary …

BFF

One of our neighboring neighborhoods (say that 10 times fast) is having a festival this weekend, and I think you …

MPH networking event Sept. 15

Public health professionals work to enhance the health of populations and communities. A campus event this Thursday, Sept. 15, starting …

Do a downward-facing dog

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has designed September as National Yoga Month, a “national observance and grass …

Friday recipe: roasted eggplant with cilantro yogurt

I’ve talked on the blog before about the “Meatless Monday” campaign, a nonprofit initiative of The Monday Campaigns in association …

So, why feet?

It never fails. Once I tell someone I’m going into medicine, their next question is, “What do you want to …

Community invited to third annual Global Health Conference at DMU

In conjunction with the esteemed World Food Prize Symposium in October, Des Moines University (DMU) will host “The Challenges of …

Global Health Learning Collaborative

Join us for a new health education initiative brought to you by the Department of Global Health, the Masters of …

Alumni spotlight: Traci A. Bush, D.H.S., M.S.P.T.’95

I am a licensed occupational therapist (University of Missouri-Columbia) and physical therapist (DMU). I have worked in both inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation settings and currently practice as a PRN therapist in the DMU PT Clinic. I joined DMU in 1997 as the manager of the DMU PT Clinic and part-time faculty member in the DMU MSPT Program. I am currently [...]