preload

The Pulse

Diane Hils

A colleague of many colors

The long-time professor of biochemistry – now emerita – and associate dean for academic affairs in the College of Osteopathic Medicine loves to improve processes, to teach the often-esoteric aspects of biochemistry and to dig in the dirt. Diane Churchill Hills has helped cultivate DMU’s high quality like the blooms in her garden.

Summer 2011, The Pulse
0 Comments

Remembering the war that changed the nation

COM Dean Kendall Reed and Associate Professor Roy Lidtke discuss how the horrors, casualties and lessons learned during the Civil War helped transform both medicine and warfare.

Summer 2011, The Pulse
0 Comments
DMU student Phong Trac, wearing the red feathered bird head, top right, and his teammates constructed a super soapbox that conquered the Red Bull ramp, left, and finished second in the crazy competition.

Flying feathered fun

A DMU student and his team’s video game-inspired soapbox triumphed this spring in the wackiest event on wheels.

Summer 2011, The Pulse
0 Comments
Man on a mission: DMU student Matthew Treat runs in the world's oldest annual marathon.

Bustin’ out in Boston

In this competition, Matthew Treat was perfectly happy placing 291st. In fact, he was happy just to get in the race. A student in DMU’s physician assistant program and president of his class, Treat was among 26,907 runners to compete in the Boston Marathon in April.

Summer 2011, The Pulse
0 Comments

Prestigious award fuels grad’s global health passion

Jenell Stewart helped build a bakery in Ghana as a Peace Corps member and served an internship with the World Health Organization last summer. She’s now embarked on a new adventure that she says feels like winning “the global health lottery.”

Summer 2011, The Pulse
0 Comments
Maram Said

Research that resonates

One of Maram Said’s dreams is to work in women’s health. The May graduate landed her first-choice rotation at St. Vincent Women’s Hospital in Indianapolis. She also explored women’s health through a research project that led to her presentation at a major professional conference in Washington, DC.

Summer 2011, The Pulse
0 Comments
Joe Case military award

DMU honored for military support

When it comes to supporting America’s troops, DMU puts its money where its mouth is and stands by our soldiers.

Summer 2011, The Pulse
0 Comments

‘Seize the day’ must be this student’s motto

If DMU were a buffet, Roberto Fernandez, D.O.’13, has helped himself to a very full plate. He’s now piled on a little more with an appointment on the executive board of the official “voice” of osteopathic medical students.

Summer 2011, The Pulse
0 Comments