DMU President Franklin honored with MLK Jr. Award

Through his life and leadership, the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. demonstrated a deep commitment to helping others, an …
President Franklin thanks the Klisares family for their donation.

A gift of gratitude for Stroke Camp

LAST YEAR Kevin Klisares was on a turkey-hunting trip near Lake Rathbun in south central Iowa when he began to feel …
Stephanie Casey managed to squeeze in the birth of her first two children and competition in the 2010 Race Walk World Cup in Mexico and the 2012 Olympic Trials, among other events, during her DMU student days.

The doctor of race walking

By Steve Lindsley, The Umpqua Post Much has been made of a recent addition to the Lower Umpqua Hospital District …
D.O. students at the EMRA residency fair

Promoting the positives of emergency medicine

Working as a paramedic and volunteer firefighter in the Washington, DC, area gave Tommy Eales a passion for emergency medicine. …
A patient receives a body composition analysis

Stick to your New Year’s resolutions by monitoring your body composition

It’s no surprise that weight loss is the number one New Year’s resolution. After weeks of filling up on holiday …
DMU students participated in a mass casualty drill at the Des Moines International Airport.

Student pairs public health and preparedness

Cynthia James was working on public health issues years before they were considered “public health.” Now a student in DMU’s …
DMU Alumni Association

Endless benefits for DMU alums

DMU Alumni Relations works year-round to engage, connect, and celebrate alumni on campus, where you live, and online. We’ve recently …
The Alumni Board visits the ultrasound lab.

Alumni Board seeks to engage grads

Members of the DMU Alumni Association Board of Directors want their 12,179 fellow alumni to also “get on board,” so …
Des Moines was featured in Sky magazine

DMU goes sky-high, literally

If you flew via Delta Air Lines this fall and happened to peruse its Sky magazine, you would have encountered …

Should researchers be required to get your consent to use your cells?

  Let’s say you’ve had a blood test, a biopsy or surgery. Did you know that any cells or tissues …
Brent Johnson, D.P.M.'95

Flying high and taking care of “American heroes”

Joining the U.S. Air Force has allowed Brent Johnson, D.P.M.’95, to spread his wings and reach great heights — including …

DMU board update

After his three years as chair of the DMU Board of Trustees, Larry J. Baker, D.O.’77, FACEP, turned the reins over …