DMU faculty and students provided first aid at the Living History Farms Off-Road Races.

On the run

First-, second- and third-year physical therapy students made DMU proud by providing recovery services to more than 150 runners participating …
As part of a campus celebration of DMU history, students, faculty, staff and members of the Still family lay a wreath at the tombstone of S.S. Still and his wife.

A tribute to our founders

During the month of March, the DMU community focused on a celebration of our history. Quite fittingly, the month concluded …
Noreen O'Shea, D.O., FAAFP

“Climate change”: how the opioid prescribing environment has changed in 20 years

I have been in family medicine long enough to see cycles of change in management of several conditions: diabetes, heart …
Benzoni Shah KY

Adjunct faculty spotlight: Thomas Benzoni, D.O., AOBEM, FACEP, ABFM

When he was 10 years old, Thomas Benzoni was happily hurtling downhill on his bicycle when the front wheel fell …

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 …

Take steps now to prevent disease later

You’ve probably heard the term “preventive medicine” a lot since the Affordable Care Act passed in 2010. The law requires …

Provider Profile: Meet Dr. Noreen O’Shea

Name:Noreen O’Shea, D.O. Title:Physician/Assistant Professor Clinic:Family Medicine Clinic Undergraduate School:Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska Medical School:Des Moines University, Des Moines, Iowa …

Des Moines couple “mom and dad” to visiting students

The medical students who visit DMU and Iowa from Uganda’s Makerere University get more than an intense introduction to American life and medicine.