Cultivating cultural, medical understanding

At garage sales, in the Mall of America and during the wee hours of an emergency room shift, DMU's visiting Ugandan students gain new insights on Americans - and they teach their new Iowa friends some things, too.

Up, up & away!

Friday kicks off the national Hot Air Balloon Classic in Indianola, (a short hop south of Des Moines). This is …

Summer bucket list

Summer is FLYING by way too fast, as it always does. At the start of the season, the best co-workers …

Welcome to Des Moines!

Orientation for osteopathic medicine, podiatric medicine, physical therapy, anatomy and biomedical science students starts August 3, and the physician assistant …

Friday recipe: zucchini cakes

I have a vegetable garden for the first time this year and so far the main thing I’ve harvested is …

Like to shop on Amazon.com?

What a deal! Free PRIME membership if you have a .edu email address. This includes unlimited free 2-day shipping on …

Stats to brag about!

DMU’s podiatric college had some great numbers recently related to the national board & surgical board qualification exams & I …

Hassle-free moving? There’s a catch.

I just saw this clip on Yahoo and I am amazed! Imagine being a medical student on rotations and not …

Friday recipe: pesto

It’s way too hot to think about cooking anything, so this week’s recipe doesn’t involve the oven. I love pesto …

Stretching meals

I’ve spent so much money on spices without finding a go-to combination of spice so I’ve resulted to another ultimate …

CPMS board stats

DMU’s College of Podiatric Medicine & Surgery had some great numbers recently related to the national board & surgical board …

Med school sneak peak

The DMU Health Professions Advanced Summer Scholars Program welcomes 10 undergrad students to campus for the next 3 weeks. They …