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Event Details

Event Details

Wednesday, October 26, 2022
The Meadows Event & Conference Center, Altoona, IA (map)

5:30 p.m. Cocktail Reception
6:30 p.m. Dinner & Program

Keynote address
Omar Lateef, D.O.'99
DMU graduate and president and CEO of Rush University System for Health and Rush University Medical Center, Chicago

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The impact of the Glanton Fund

The Glanton Fund supports Des Moines University's three-pronged approach in tackling race-related disparities.

Increase the number of minorities in the health care workforce
Prepare all students to provide culturally competent care
Provide students with opportunities to work directly with underserved populations

The Glanton Fund: By the Numbers

More than $4 million total endowment | Over $2.9 million awarded to students | All 1,562 enrolled students impacted last year




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