Des Moines University names new dean of College of Osteopathic Medicine

J.D. Polk, D.O., M.S., M.M.M., CPE, FACOEP, has been named dean of the College of Osteopathic Medicine at Des Moines …

Des Moines University’s 113th commencement ceremony to award 486 degrees

Des Moines University will grant 486 degrees at its 2013 Commencement Ceremony, the 113th in the university’s history, on Saturday, …

Alumni mentor program at work

After Brett Henderson, D.O.’15, received the names of alumni to contact from DMU alumni director Ronnette Vondrak, he applied his …

DMU earns second platinum wellness award

Des Moines University was recognized with its second platinum level Well Workplace Award, the highest distinction achievable from the Wellness …

Des Moines University awards 16 degrees at summer commencement

Des Moines University awarded 16 degrees at a summer commencement ceremony held on August 17 at 3 p.m. in the …

La Clinica comes to campus

La Clinica de la Esperanza is coming to the DMU Clinic late this summer. A partnership between DMU and Iowa …

Des Moines University to award 529 degrees at 112th commencement

Des Moines University will award 529 degrees at its 2012 Commencement Ceremony May 26 at 10 a.m. at Hy-Vee Hall …

Branstad, Franklin to discuss public health strategies

This year the theme for National Public Health Week, April 2-8, is A healthier America begins today: join the movement! …

President Franklin reflects on past year

As I reflect on the past year, my first year as president of Des Moines University, I have come to …

President Franklin featured in dsm’s Faces of Education

President Angela Walker Franklin was featured recently in dsm Magazine‘s Faces of Education, a special publication highlighting leaders of 12 local educational institutions. Learn a little more about what attracted her to DMU and what she thinks makes us distinct.

Franklin Commitment to Excellence Fund

Angela L. Walker Franklin, Ph.D., who became Des Moines University’s 15th president on March 1, 2011, has worked in higher …

Des Moines University to inaugurate 15th President, Angela L. Walker Franklin, Ph.D.

Inauguration scheduled for September 24 Des Moines University (DMU) announces the presidential inauguration of Angela L. Walker Franklin, Ph.D. Franklin, …