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September 1st, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Last Chance to Register for Delivery Science Summit 2015!

By Elizabeth Zimmermann Young Elizabeth Zimmermann Young

Gain new insight into best practices and value-based health care, learn about current trends Mayo Clinic’s Delivery Science Summit 2015 will offer presentations and panel discussions that are sure to provide you with new insights into best practices, delivery trends and value-based health care. Read on for a taste of some of the presentations: Improving […]

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Tags: Carl Rider, conference, Delivery Science Summit, kern center, Peggy Girshman, Science of health care delivery, Veronique Roger


August 25th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Sharing Research In Our Community

By Elizabeth Zimmermann Young Elizabeth Zimmermann Young

Mayo Clinic’s three transformational centers – the Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery, the Center for Regenerative Medicine, and the Center for Individualized Medicine have joined forces in collaboration with Madonna Living Community in the development of a speaker series for their residents as well as members of the community. Meeting bi-monthly, Mayo […]

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Tags: David Eton, Hennepin County Medical Center, Madonna Living Communities, PETS, treatment burden


July 30th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Triple Aim Curriculum! Register Now for Delivery Science Summit 2015

By Elizabeth Zimmermann Young Elizabeth Zimmermann Young

Mayo Clinic’s Delivery Science Summit 2015 will provides attendees with outstanding plenary and keynote presenters as well as the flexibility of three different curriculum tracks based on the Triple Aim. More than 100 abstracts will be presented as well from across the continuum of health care delivery. Track highlights include multiple presenters in each of […]

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Tags: conference, Delivery Science Summit, health care costs, kern center, patient experience, Population Health


July 23rd, 2015 · Leave a Comment

AcademyHealth 2015 – A Strong Showing for Mayo, Advancement of the Evidence Base for Health Care Delivery

By Jon Ebbert, M.D. Jon Ebbert, M.D.

The AcademyHealth 2015 Annual Research Meeting (ARM) provided a high-profile forum for the Mayo Clinic Robert D. and Patricia E. Kern Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery (CSHCD) to showcase the diverse, high quality research conducted by center affiliated research teams. Mayo Clinic was well-represented, with 27 poster abstract authors, five oral presentations, […]

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Tags: AcademyHealth, kern center, research jobs


June 23rd, 2015 · 2 Comments

Mayo Psychiatrists Honored For Depression, Bipolar Research

By Bob Nellis Bob Nellis

Two Mayo Clinic psychiatrists have been recognized for their contributions to the study, diagnosis, and treatment of depression and bipolar disorder. Paul Croarkin, D.O., and Mark Frye, M.D., were both presented with the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance’s (DBSA) highest honors for members of the scientific community: Gerald L. Klerman Awards. The Klerman awards are […]

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Tags: bipolar disorder, depression research, Klerman Award, Mark Frye, Mayo Clinic, Paul Croarkin, psychiatry


June 23rd, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Delivery Science Summit 2015 – Last Call for Abstracts

By Elizabeth Zimmermann Young Elizabeth Zimmermann Young

Delivery Science Summit 2015 invites you to submit your emerging science/late-breaking abstracts. Some recent technical issues affecting the submission tool have now been resolved, and the summit will accept abstracts through June 29. Together we are building the evidence base in health care delivery, and your work is part of that effort. We need your […]

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Tags: abstracts, Delivery Science Summit, health care delivery, kern center, research conference, Science of health care delivery


June 17th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

What is Discovery Square?

By Bob Nellis Bob Nellis

That question is coming up here at BIO 2015 in Philadelphia. People have heard about Destination Medical Center, the long range economic development initiative underway in Rochester, MN. But at the center of the futuristic images on the TV screens here, is the picture of Discovery Square. It’s more than an artist’s conception says Jamie […]

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Tags: Destination Medical Center, Jamie Rothe, Mayo Clinic, Rochester MN


June 16th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Mayo, DMC, Minnesota at BIO 2015

By Bob Nellis Bob Nellis

The Philadelphia Convention Center is awash with devices, large and small molecules, bio-generators and an endless stream of technologies I can’t hope to explain. Over 17,000 people are here to hear about the latest innovations, inventions, discoveries and ideas, but mostly they hope to make deals. Most American states and industrialized countries are here touting […]

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Tags: biotechnology, center for individualized medicine, Center for Regenerative Medicine, Mayo Clinic


June 16th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Continuing the Tradition of Collaboration

By Elizabeth Zimmermann Young Elizabeth Zimmermann Young

Kern Center connects with Mayo Clinic history On a recent Wednesday evening in Plummer Hall, 14th floor of the Plummer Building in Rochester, Mayo Clinic physicians and scientists from many departments gathered for discussion. Sitting under the portraits of Mayo’s founders and early leaders were present-day physicians and researchers who continue the Mayo Clinic tradition […]

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Tags: health care delivery, history, kern center, Plummer building, Science of health care delivery


June 3rd, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Sundeep Khosla, M.D., Named to NIAMS Advisory Council

By Bob Nellis Bob Nellis

Sundeep Khosla, M.D., has been appointed to the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS) advisory council. The NIAMS advisory council is responsible for giving advice to the institute on policy issues as well as making recommendations for research proposals. Dr. Khosla, director and principal investigator in the Mayo Clinic Center for […]

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Tags: Endocrinology, Mayo Clinic, NIAMS, NIH, Research, Sundeep Khosla