Reach out and T.O.U.C.H. someone

Like most osteopathic medical schools, Des Moines University participates in a national volunteer recognition program called T.O.U.C.H. I completely forgot …

The calm in the storm

While the new class of talented and eager P.A. students has already begun their first year at DMU, we D.O. …

Health care fix: “smoke the whole pack”

Finally, just a few days ago, I at last managed to complete the last class for my master’s of public …

SOS to feed students Saturday

Significant Others Support (SOS), the organization for spouses and significant others of students attending Des Moines University, is hosting its …

Spring cleaning and buying

Got some stuff to get rid of this season? I found this amazing blog that lists where your goods can …

Fourth-year in DMU’s CPMS

Every podiatry school has a unique curriculum regarding rotations during fourth-year. For DMU students, it’s fairly straightforward but is ever-changing …

When are you a doc?

My best friend just told me he thought I was in residency…I wish! But that was my own fault for …

Now THAT’s a lunch!

Can anything be more satisfying than making your own bread and mayo that does not contain high fructose corn syrup? I …

Michael & Sheila’s Nepali adventures

Namaste! I’m writing this post after just having spoken to my wife from the other side of the world, in …

Matchmaker, matchmaker, make me a great match!

The D.O. matches (how a student knows which residency program they’ll be going into) were out on valentine’s day and …

The little things

The road to becoming a physician is a long one indeed. In my personal case, since I’m leaning towards the …

Crockpot hen & potato

After making this dish, I spent little time thinking about taking a picture and instead scarfed it down in a …