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March 27th, 2010 · Leave a Comment

Mayo Clinic Hosts Young Investigator Research Symposium

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Mayo Clinic is hosting its inaugural Young Investigator Research Symposium on Sunday and Monday, March 28-29, 2010. The event is designed to provide residents and fellows, postdoctoral fellows, students and junior faculty with opportunities to learn more about the conduct of basic and clinical research. A variety of subjects related to research and academic development […]

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March 25th, 2010 · Leave a Comment

Mayo Aging Research Conference Set

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International experts on the aging process will be converging on a small river town in Minnesota this  summer. From the Netherlands and the UK, from Harvard Square and San Antonio they will come to Red Wing to share recent findings on why and how we age. The First Annual Mayo Clinic Robert and Arlene Kogod […]

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March 25th, 2010 · Leave a Comment

Mayo Research Leader Honored for Diabetes Work

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Robert Rizza, M.D., will be honored by the American Diabetes Association for his scientific contributions to the field. He will receive the Banting Medal for Scientific Achievement in ceremonies in June. The Banting Medal is named for Sir Frederick Banting, the Canadian Nobel laureate and co-discoverer of insulin as a diabetes therapy. Dr. Rizza was […]

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March 8th, 2010 · Leave a Comment

Mayo Ranked Highest Value by Postdocs

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Every year the magazine The Scientist conducts a reader response survey on the best places to work, including reactions on the best place to do a postdoctoral fellowship. The survey is based solely on reader response, as the editors explain: “The Scientist posted a Web-based questionnaire and invited readers of The Scientist and registrants on […]

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