Des Moines University

Events

November 15 - December 14, 2019

Friday, November 15

Closing the Divide: Integrating Medical & Dental Health Care

We know that oral health is critical to overall health; however, the current model for health care is not set up to support collaboration between oral health...

NAMI Iowa's Annual Conference

The NAMI Iowa Annual Conference aims to bring together Iowa providers, healthcare and social service professionals, advocates, peers, and interested family...

Express Cycling with Joy

An indoor cycling class with all of the strength and endurance of a regular cycling class, crammed into one solid 30 minute workout.

H.I.I.T. with Missy

High intensity interval sequences that are challenging and guaranteed to raise your heart rate, fitness level and calorie expenditure

Saturday, November 16

Cancer Treatment and Prevention Conference

Discuss actions that can mitigate cancer risksReview the importance of HPV vaccinationDiscuss dangers of radon exposureList important milestones in the...

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Monday, November 18

Discover Podiatric Medicine

You are invited to the Des Moines University campus on Monday, November 18, 2019 to learn more about podiatric medicine and the College of Podiatric Medicine...

Barre/Pilates Class with Nicole

Barre integrates elements of Pilates, dance, cardio & strength training. Barre emphasizes the correct biomechanics of movement combined with the power of...

DMU At-a-Glance (On-Campus)

Join us on campus for an overview of Des Moines University’s graduate programs! At a Glance events present an opportunity to learn more about DMU beyond...

Tai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention

Reduce pain and stiffness from arthritis through a series of gentle, pain-free movements. Improve balance, strength, flexibility, stamina and, most...

Yoga for Healthy Aging

This class will address the gradual loss of muscle, joint stiffness and changes in balance with aging. Yoga improves cardiovascular function and calms the...

R.I.P.P.E.D. with Amanda

The One Stop Body Shock® was created by Terry and Tina Shorter. They created a fitness program that encompasses all aspects of physical fitness which...

Tuesday, November 19

Active Adult Exercise

An exercise class for all ages and abilities, focused on improving balance, strength and flexibility. Taught by Sharon Johansen, PTA, MS, ATC, a DMU Physical...

Express Body Sculpt with Nicole

A group strength training class using dumbbells, body bars, balls and more. Come and learn the basic techniques, or get a refresher, on proper strength...

Kickboxing with Missy

Features punching and kicking combos, using kickboxing bags, interspersed with athletic-training moves. This class is open to beginners through advanced...

Core Strength with Pilates

A specially designed Pilates class for all ages and abilities, focusing on core strengthening for wellness and pain reduction. Taught by Kari Smith, PT, DPT,...

Cycling with Andrew

This class uses variations of resistance and speed, focusing on strength and endurance, all set to great music.

Wednesday, November 20

Cycle & Tone with Joy

This class uses variations of resistance and speed, focusing on strength and endurance, all set to great music for the first half of class. To help you get...

Department of Public Health Admissions Webinar

Join us to learn all there is to know about DMU's Master of Health Care Administration and Master of Public Health programs. The webinar will cover program...

Total Conditioning with Amanda

This class will have interval sets combining weight training and cardio to get a full-body workout. Each set will focus on a specific muscle group, and the...

Zumba with Sabhya

A fusion of Latin and International music-dance themes creating a dynamic, exciting, effective fitness routine.

Thursday, November 21

Active Adult Exercise

An exercise class for all ages and abilities, focused on improving balance, strength and flexibility. Taught by Sharon Johansen, PTA, MS, ATC, a DMU Physical...

Power Yoga with Missy

Power yoga is a flowing vinyasa style of yoga linking breath to movement. More athletic than other yoga traditions, the goal of power yoga is to build...

Tai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention

Reduce pain and stiffness from arthritis through a series of gentle, pain-free movements. Improve balance, strength, flexibility, stamina and, most...

Power Sculpt Yoga with Bella

Sculpt is a unique combination of power yoga, core training and cardio. Sculpt is an upbeat and challenging practice designed to strengthen students’ yoga...

Tabata with Kayla

Tabata is a high-intensity interval training that consists of eight sets of fast-paced exercises each performed for 20 seconds interspersed with a brief rest...

Friday, November 22

Express Cycling with Joy

An indoor cycling class with all of the strength and endurance of a regular cycling class, crammed into one solid 30 minute workout.

H.I.I.T. with Missy

High intensity interval sequences that are challenging and guaranteed to raise your heart rate, fitness level and calorie expenditure

Monday, November 25

Tai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention

Reduce pain and stiffness from arthritis through a series of gentle, pain-free movements. Improve balance, strength, flexibility, stamina and, most...

Yoga for Healthy Aging

This class will address the gradual loss of muscle, joint stiffness and changes in balance with aging. Yoga improves cardiovascular function and calms the...

Tuesday, November 26

Active Adult Exercise

An exercise class for all ages and abilities, focused on improving balance, strength and flexibility. Taught by Sharon Johansen, PTA, MS, ATC, a DMU Physical...

Core Strength with Pilates

A specially designed Pilates class for all ages and abilities, focusing on core strengthening for wellness and pain reduction. Taught by Kari Smith, PT, DPT,...

Wednesday, November 27

DMU At-a-Glance (Virtual)

Join us for a virtual overview of Des Moines University’s graduate programs! At a Glance events present an opportunity to learn more about DMU beyond what’s...

Restorative and Chair Yoga

Reduce pain and stiffness from arthritis through a series of gentle, pain-free movements. Improve balance, strength, flexibility, stamina and, most...

Tuesday, December 3

A Closer Look: Methamphetamine, Opioids and Poly-Substance Use

The purpose of the event is to take a closer look at methamphetamine, opioid and poly-substance use to explore the unique presentation of both the...

Cookie Decorating & Giving Day

Create a dessert masterpiece! Pick from an array of colorful candy toppings to dress up a delicious sugar or gingerbread cookie. Need a little something to...

Professional Burnout and Resiliency Programming: Awareness. Care. Management

While you may not be able to wave a magic wand and create a perfect workplace, you can make decisions that enable you to more successfully traverse the...

Wednesday, December 4

Cocoa Express

Employees and students warm up and catch up with colleagues over a cup of cocoa and coffee via our express carts wheeling around campus. Or enjoy cocoa,...

Department of Public Health Admissions Webinar

Join us to learn all there is to know about DMU's Master of Health Care Administration and Master of Public Health programs. The webinar will cover program...

Thursday, December 5

Saturday, December 7

Sunday, December 8

Friday, December 13

November 15 - December 14, 2019