Posts tagged CME

IPTA Southwest District Meeting

Agenda 7 p.m. Continuing Education Session 8 p.m. IPTA Southwest District Business Meeting 9 p.m. Adjourn Continuing education credit Physicians:  This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with ACCME® Essential Areas and Elements and Iowa Medical Society (IMS) policies. Des Moines University is accredited by the IMS to provide continuing medical education for physicians. […]

— Vanessa Ross

IPTA Southwest District Meeting

Agenda 7 p.m. Continuing Education Session 8 p.m. IPTA Southwest District Business Meeting 9 p.m. Adjourn Continuing education credit Physicians:  This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with ACCME® Essential Areas and Elements and Iowa Medical Society (IMS) policies. Des Moines University is accredited by the IMS to provide continuing medical education for physicians. […]

— Vanessa Ross

Mentored Student Research Program

Research is vital and at DMU students are vital to research. Contributions from students are vital in helping move campus research forward. The Mentored Student Research Program is an excellent opportunity for students to highlight their research findings. We’re excited to offer both oral and poster presentations and all summer research students are invited to participate. Students may present on any […]

— Vanessa Ross

APTA Clinical Instructor Education and Credentialing Program

Contents Target Audience Course Description Objectives Workshop Schedule Presenters Pre-Course Assignments Registration Continuing Education Credit Contact Presented by the Iowa Clinical Education Consortium.            Target Audience Basic:  Physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, occupational therapists, certified occupational therapist assistants, speech language pathologists, recreational therapists, and other health care professionals. Advanced:  Physical therapists who are […]

— Nicole Branstad

Section on Women’s Health – Pelvic Floor Level 1

Description This 3-day course provides physical therapists with practical knowledge and skill in the treatment of female urinary incontinence, with an introduction to the treatment of pelvic pain. Instruction in pelvic floor muscle anatomy, function, physiology, and pelvic floor muscle dysfunction will provide the clinician with skills for immediate clinical application and build the base […]

— Vanessa Ross

IPTA Southwest District Meeting

Attend onsite at Des Moines University or online! Agenda 7 p.m. Spasticity Management with the Use of BotoxAmy J. Lynch, D.O., The Iowa Clinic 8 p.m. IPTA Southwest District Business Meeting 9 p.m. Adjourn Speaker Amy J. Lynch, D.O. The Iowa Clinic Specialties: Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Electrodiagnostic Medicine Clinical Interests: Musculoskeletal Medicine, Electrodiagnostics, Therapeutic Botox Injections for […]

— Vanessa Ross

Friday Research Seminar Series

  This week’s Friday Research Seminar Series will be hosted by the Doctor of Physical Therapy program.  All faculty members and students are invited to attend. Disclosure Des Moines University (DMU) prohibits discrimination in employment, educational programs, and activities on the basis of race, national origin, color, creed, religion, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, […]

— Vanessa Ross

Managing the Adolescent Athlete

Today’s children are involved in an increasing number of activities at a younger and younger age. With increased participation comes increased injury risk. The combination of greater activity, early growth, and structural asymmetry has increased the severity of issues we are seeing in younger athletes. Issues will be discussed that can be prevented with critical assessment […]

— Vanessa Ross

Friday Research Seminar Series

  This week’s Friday Research Seminar Series will be hosted by the Master of Science in Health Care Administration program. All faculty members and students are invited to attend. Speaker Denise Hill, J.D., MPA Assistant professor - Master of Health Care Administration Disclosure Des Moines University (DMU) prohibits discrimination in employment, educational programs, and activities on the basis of race, […]

— Vanessa Ross

DMU Clinic Grand Rounds

Attend onsite at Des Moines University or online! If you are attending online, please register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/299370984685440001. You do not need to register if attending at Des Moines University. Topic Upper extremity. Target audience DMU faculty, staff, students, residents, and the medical community. Speaker Roberta Baldus D.H.Ed., PA-C Assistant Professor,Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies […]

— Vanessa Ross

Foot and Ankle Surgery Symposium

Register today! Topics Difficult Wounds First Ray Painful Heel Pediatric Foot Sport Injuries Trauma Target audience Foot and ankle surgeons, podiatric residents and students and physical therapists in the Midwest region.  Purpose The Symposium will cover a broad spectrum of foot and ankle surgery topics.  Each topic will thoroughly review the literature, demonstrate new techniques, and discuss […]

— Vanessa Ross

Friday Research Seminar Series

  This week’s Friday Research Seminar Series will be hosted by the biochemistry and nutrition department. All faculty members and students are invited to attend. Disclosure Des Moines University (DMU) prohibits discrimination in employment, educational programs, and activities on the basis of race, national origin, color, creed, religion, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or […]

— Vanessa Ross

Student Conduct in the Online Environment

  Today’s learning environment continues to evolve into more and more online class opportunities and distance learning programs. Students in these classes are expected to conduct themselves as responsible members of the campus community, but do they know exactly what is expected of them?  As these classes become more abundant and accessible, your institution needs to […]

— Vanessa Ross

LGBT Health and Wellness Conference

Mission: We are committed to improving the overall health among LGBT Iowans through education, public awareness, and resources. Description: The coalition meets monthly to discuss issues related to the health and well-being of LGBT Iowans. General Information: If you are interested in donating time or resources, if you’d like to join the coalition, or if […]

— Vanessa Ross

DSM Chapter Medical Assistant CE Meeting

Agenda 6 p.m. Registration and Dinner 6:30 p.m. From the Heart of a Mommy with Hope: Healing After Loss Teske Drake, Ph.D. 8:30 p.m. Business Meeting and New Officer Installation  Speaker Teske Drake, Ph.D. Inspired by her own experience through the loss of her newborn daughter in 2006, Teske Drake (Ph.D., Iowa State University) co-founded […]

— Vanessa Ross

Friday Research Seminar Series

  This week’s Friday Research Seminar Series will be hosted by the physiology and pharmacology department. All faculty members and students are invited to attend. Deciphering a GABAergic Circuit in Adaptive Control of Feeding Behavior and Energy Metabolism Objectives 1.  Provide knowledge of the neural mechanism of appetite and body weight control. 2.  Help deliver an understanding of the neural […]

— Vanessa Ross

DMU Clinic Grand Rounds: It’s Not Just Swelling Anymore

It’s Not Just Swelling Anymore Attend onsite at Des Moines University or online! If you are attending online, please register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5855580372325923841. You do not need to register if attending at Des Moines University. Target audience DMU faculty, staff, students, residents, and the medical community. Objectives Discuss the effects of compression therapy on venous insufficiency. Understand […]

— Vanessa Ross

Friday Research Seminar Series

  This week’s Friday Research Seminar Series will be hosted by the Master of Science in Public Health program. All faculty members and students are invited to attend. Disclosure Des Moines University (DMU) prohibits discrimination in employment, educational programs, and activities on the basis of race, national origin, color, creed, religion, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender […]

— Vanessa Ross