Des Moines University

Events

January 20 - February 18, 2020

Monday, January 20

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, January 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...

DMU Green Bandana Project - Workshop

The Wellness Task Force is excited to announcel the DMU Green Bandana Project! Students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to attend an upcoming, one-hour...

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, January 22

Hospice Medication Management and Regulatory Changes

Participants will enhance their skills and knowledge of Medication Management for Hospice patients: including understanding what is a Pharmacy Benefit...

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...

Thursday, January 23

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...

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...

Professional Burnout and Resiliency Programming: Awareness. Care. Management

The 2015 Iowa Physician Survey found that 79.3% of physician respondents reported some level of professional burnout. Coupled with low professional morale –...

Friday, January 24

Monday, January 27

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, January 28

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, January 29

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...

Thursday, January 30

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...

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...

Friday, January 31

Putting on Saktes

Join your fellow students at Brenton Skate Plaza on Friday, January 31 to ice skate for an afternoon for free! All you have to do is go to Brenton between...

Monday, February 3

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, February 4

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,...

Mini Medical School

Experience the DMU campus and expand your medical knowledge – without taking the MCAT. Attend Mini Med School, a program that offers the public non-credit...

Wednesday, February 5

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...

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...

Thursday, February 6

DMU Grand Rounds: Multidisciplinary Evaluation and Treatment Post-Concussion

OBJECTIVES Screen for patients who are at risk for a longer recovery post-concussion. Explain the role of physical therapy in post-concussion...

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...

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...

Weston Florida Event (FOMA)

Attend this special Alumni & Friends event held in conjunction with the FOMA Conference February 5 - February 9, 2020.

Friday, February 7

NAMI Mental Health Train the Trainer Workshop

It's important to understand the unique challenges people and families experience when facing a mental health challenge: social isolation, complex family...

8:30am

Saturday, February 8

NAMI Mental Health Train the Trainer Workshop

It's important to understand the unique challenges people and families experience when facing a mental health challenge: social isolation, complex family...

Therapeutic Neuroscience Education I: Educating Patients About Pain

This course is designed to update attendees on the latest evidence and clinical application of therapeutic neuroscience education for patients in pain....

Sunday, February 9

Therapeutic Neuroscience Education I: Educating Patients About Pain

This course is designed to update attendees on the latest evidence and clinical application of therapeutic neuroscience education for patients in pain....

Monday, February 10

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, February 11

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,...

Mini Medical School

Experience the DMU campus and expand your medical knowledge – without taking the MCAT. Attend Mini Med School, a program that offers the public non-credit...

Wednesday, February 12

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...

Thursday, February 13

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...

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...

Monday, February 17

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, February 18

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,...

IPTA Southwest District Meeting: Healing Beyond the Body Through Yoga Therapy

AGENDA 6 pm Continuing Education Session: Healing Beyond the Body Through Yoga Therapy Sandy Eimers, ERYT500, C-IAYT, Trauma Informed Yoga Therapist and...

Mini Medical School

Experience the DMU campus and expand your medical knowledge – without taking the MCAT. Attend Mini Med School, a program that offers the public non-credit...

January 20 - February 18, 2020