DMU Day at the Fair 2015

DMU Day: a family af-Fair

The University’s annual DMU Day at the Fair is the rare opportunity for the public to experience osteopathic manual medicine (OMM) within a …
DMU students give kids a healthy start to the school year by offering free physicals.

Giving kids a healthy start to the school year

DMU helped organize an event that gave central Iowa kids, many from uninsured and under-insured families, a healthy start to …

Food is Medicine returns for fall farmers’ markets

Food is Medicine is back to work spreading a healthy message. The group will again staff a booth at Des …
Tanya Hioe, D.O.'17

D.O. student earns AOF award

Tanya Hioe, D.O.’17, has served in student clubs since grade school, typically in roles that allowed her to make contributions behind …
A beat-up old shack in Arizona

Odors common to the profession

Someone had changed the front door to one with windowpanes and added a chain link fence to the yard, but …
Backcover-spring2015.levy

Giving back for getting to achieve a dream

Brooklyn, NY, native Ralph Levy, D.O.’60, had never been to the Midwest before he arrived at DMU, then the Des …
boxing_gloves

Alumni save tournament from a knock-out punch

If it hadn’t been for two DMU alumni, some collegiate boxers might have been mad enough to punch somebody. In …
DMU partnered with Tech Trek to make science cool for girls.

Tech Trek campers get a taste of medical school

This summer, the Simpson College branch of Tech Trek, an experiential summer camp backed by research and designed to make science, technology, …

Thirty-two Des Moines University student leaders inducted into honor society

Des Moines University teaches students more than the sciences. Medical students also learn compassion, ethics and leadership — the interpersonal …
Professor Muhhamad Spocter gets pied at St. Baldrick's Day.

Campus, hair clippers and Cool Whip come together to support cancer research

On Feb. 10, first-year DMU students Jonathan Pickos and Iaswarya “Ice” Ganapathiraju experienced something rare and wonderful amid the stress …

Global Health Club hosts first aid at refugee soccer tournament

Students from the DMU Global Health Club partnered with refugee placement and support service organizations to provide first aid services at …
Tom Mueller, Ph.D., in his office

Student focus is in Mueller’s DNA

When Britt Hanson came to DMU for her interview day, she connected with a former elf who would become her …