D.P.T. students serve rural areas

DMU seeks hard-to-get internship opportunities for P.T. students. Can you help?

Giving a day for America’s ‘Greatest Generation’

DMU alums volunteer with Honor Flight

Engaging youth in medicine

New summer program for high school students interested in science and medicine For most high schoolers, highlights of the summer …

Let’s hear it for the spouses

DMU student spouse receives award For some, simply surviving marriage to a medical student is accomplishment enough. Not so Jon …

A rockin’ endorsement of DSM

OMG, I’m so excited!!  Des Moines made design*sponge! Check out this brand new city guide with a great listing of …

Anatomy word of the month: hippocampus

The “sea horse” is a structure buried deep within each hemisphere of the brain. This term is more descriptive of …

Student research spotlight: Ryan Laughlin

Ryan first became interested in research during his undergraduate education at Simpson College. At Simpson he was involved in a …

Student research spotlight: Shannon Egli

Prior to attending Des Moines University, Shannon studied Psychology at Iowa State University where he was first introduced to research. …

Stretching the dollar… with water

Did you know you can double the value of your fruit juice drinks simply by adding water? I found there …

The Isiserettes @ Ingersoll Live

If you were within a 5 block radius of Ingersoll Ave on Saturday afternoon you couldn’t miss the beat of …

Exciting alumni news

I recently ran across this announcement of a five-year $2.8 million grant to a 1991 alum, Dr. Vincent Grasso. He …

Scheels 10k (& 1k youth run) is TOMORROW!

If you enjoyed the DMU 5k and are looking for another fun run and a way to contribute to the …