Tuesday, February 5 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, February 12 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, February 19 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, February 26 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, March 5 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Des Moines University, Student Education Center (SEC) Auditorium 3200 Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312
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 education on popular topics in health and medicine.
2019 Mini Medical School Series
When: 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesday evenings, February 5 - March 5, 2019
Where: Des Moines University Student Education Center Auditorium, 3300 Grand Ave.
February 5: Facts and myths about squatting and impact exercise on knee joint health. Shane McClinton, PT, DPT, PhD, FAAOMPT
February 12: Know Pain, Know Gain: An introduction to the neuroscience of pain. Nicholas Maiers, PT, DPT
February 19: Holistic practices for self-care: Breathing, meditation, mindfulness and resiliency. Laura Covill, PT, DPT, OCS
February 26: The Pelvic Connection. Kathryn Cardamon, PT, MPT, PYT-C, CLT-LANA and Kari Smith, DPT, BCB-PMD
March 5: Walking: How we do it, and how to improve it! Kristin Lowry, PT, PhD
Talks are conducted by Des Moines University faculty and local experts in an accessible style appropriate for all audiences, aged middle school and up.