Faculty Details

Mary Cathleen Murphy, DO, MPH, MHA, CFP, CIME




Occupational Medicine

Honors & Memberships

  • Delta Omega Honorary Public Health Society, member
  • John Deere Foundation, J. Frederic Green, MD fellowship
  • Erma Byrd Industrial Health and Safety Scholarship (two-time recipient)
  • Alpha Eta Society National Scholastic Honor Society for Allied Health Professionals
  • Des Moines University Excellence in Surgery Award
  • Des Moines University Academic Achievement Scholarship
  • American Cancer Society Scholarship
  • Diplomate, The American Board of Preventive Medicine; certified in specialty of Occupational Medicine
  • Certifications: American Board of Independent Medical Examiners, Certified Independent Medical Examiner; American Board of Forensic Medicine, Certified Forensic Physician; Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, FMCSA Certified Medical Examiner


  • Des Moines University -- College of Osteopathic Medicine, Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree
  • The University of Iowa Occupational Medicine Residency Program
  • Michigan State University -- Bay Regional Medical Center Rotating Internship
  • Indiana University, BS biology
  • International Medicine Rotation (New Zealand)
  • Physician Leadership Elective Course
  • Master of Healthcare Administration degree