Training America’s military medics

Local medics practice at DMU's Iowa Simulation Center.

Show them the way: Mentor a DMU student

Alums give back by mentoring students

In the battle of the sexes, we’d all be better in this together

Preparing competent leaders in health care is going to take more than cracking the glass ceiling.

Alum participates in global health

Craig Thompson, D.O. ’78, a family physician in Strawberry Point and Manchester, Iowa, traveled with DMU’s Global Health Department to …

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. …