Garrett Reed Wheeler Award in Pediatrics

The death of a child is a devastating loss, difficult to comprehend. So it was when Garrett Reed Wheeler, the …

Cahalan Endowed Scholarship

Strong work ethic, determination and perseverance: Jodi (Ostendorf) Cahalan, Ph.D., M.P.H., M.S., PA-C, a DMU alumna and dean of its …

Franklin Commitment to Excellence Fund

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

Justice Alfred D. Lerner Endowed Scholarship Fund

Alfred Lerner quit high school to enlist in the U.S. Army. He continued to benefit his country throughout his life, …

Sandra Teague Memorial Scholarship Fund

Sandra Teague was caring, fun-loving, outgoing and relentlessly independent. A racquetball injury and subsequent treatment by a physical therapist opened …

Howard A. Graney Surgery Fund

Howard Graney studied osteopathic medicine not to serve humanity, but rather to escape his job in a tailor shop. His …