National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week

Each year, one week before Thanksgiving, the National Coalition for the Homeless and the National Student Campaign Against Hunger and Homelessness …

Opportunities abound in podiatric medicine

DMU podiatric medical students Ali Binder and Amy Kruger recently shared with me the latest edition of “Footnotes,” the representative …

Great food for thought on global health tonight

The Global Health Learning Collaborative is DMU’s student-led, discussion-based seminar that is meant to provide an introduction to global health’s …

Of coronets and clown suits

Even though its name and location have changed since it was founded in 1898, Des Moines University has a long …

Mental and emotional well-being

Today is day 5 of National Public Health Week 2012! Below, members of DMU’s Master of Public Health Student Club …

Reproductive and sexual health

Today is day 4 of National Public Health Week 2012! Our awesome Master of Public Health Student Club (MPHSC) members …

A healthier America begins today: Join the movement!

The American Public Health Association and public health professionals around the country are focusing on prevention and wellness during this …

Unlocking the “Legos” of life

DMU has a new student organization that’s also a feather in the University’s cap: The Genetics Student Interest Group of …

Wordless Wednesday: Homeless Camp Outreach

Photos provided by The Des Moines Register