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March 27th, 2014

Gregory Gores, M.D., Receives 2014 AGA Distinguished Mentor Award

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Congratulations to Gregory Gores, M.D., who recently received the 2014 American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Distinguished Mentor Award. Dr. Gores is the current Executive Dean for Research at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., responsible for the leadership and management of all Mayo research centers, divisions, programs, and other research activity. In assuming this role, Dr. Gores […]

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Tags: AGA, American Gastroenterological Association, award, Distinguished Mentor Award, Executive Dean for Research, gastroenterology, GI, Greg Gores, M.D., mentor, people, research


March 16th, 2012

Raymond Iezzi, Jr., M.D. Receives Visionary Award from Foundation Fighting Blindness

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Congratulations to Raymond Iezzi, Jr., M.D.! Dr. Iezzi is being honored by the Foundation Fighting Blindness with the organization’s 2012 Visionary Award. Dr. Iezzi is a consultant in the Department of Ophthalmology at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. He holds the academic rank of associate professor of ophthalmology at Mayo Clinic.  Dr. Iezzi is being recognized for […]

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Tags: blind, blindness, Dining in the Dark, eye diseases, eye research, Foundation Fighting Blindness, Iezzi, Mayo Clinic, medical research, ophthalmology, research awards, retinal degenerative diseases


January 6th, 2012

Rajiv Kumar, M.D. Receives 2012 John Phillips Memorial Award

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A huge congratulations goes out to Rajiv Kumar, M.D., a consultant in the Division of Nephrology and Hypertension Departments of Internal Medicine, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at Mayo Clinic’s campus in Rochester, Minn. Dr. Kumar is the 2012 recipient of the John Phillips Memorial Award for Outstanding Work in Clinical Medicine. This award is given […]

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Tags: American College of Physicians, awards, biochemistry, endocrinology, John Phillips Memorial Award, Mayo Clinic, nephrology, Rajiv Kumar, research awards


December 22nd, 2011

Mayo Research Teams Highlighted in Science

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Science, the general research journal published by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) has highlighted three Mayo Clinic research teams in its year-end issue, out today online. The editors chose Mayo’s recently published discovery on ridding the body of scenesent cells and its impact on aging – Baker et al. Nature 2011 […]

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Tags: aging, aging research, biomedical research, cell s, measles, measles virus, medical research, research awards, Science, stem cells, virology


October 4th, 2010

Mayo Researcher Wins NIH Innovator Award

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Timothy Nelson, M.D., Ph.D., is one of the winners of the Director’s Innovation Award from the National Institutes of Health. The award – given to young researchers who are trying new ideas and approaches — brings with it a maximum of $1.5 million over five years. Yet, it’s not all about the money. It also […]

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Tags: cardiology, heart disease, Innovation, NIH, regenerative medicine, research awards, stem cells


January 7th, 2010

Mayo Investigator Honored for Contributions to Nutrition Research

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Mayo Clinic nephrologist Rajiv Kumar, M.D., has been honored by the American Society for Nutrition. The Society has announced that Dr. Kumar will receive the E.V. McCollum Award in April at the Experimental Biology 2010 Meeting in Anaheim, California.  The award is presented to, “a clinical investigator who is perceived as a major creative force, […]

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Tags: nephrology, Nutrition, oesteoporosis, phosphate metabolism, research awards, Vitamin D


October 23rd, 2009

Mayo authors win best paper award

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An independent selection panel  has chosen a paper by a Mayo group of authors as the best article over a two year period in Mathematical Biosciences. The Bellman Prize, named for journal founder Dr. Richard Bellman, goes to David Dingli, M.D.,Ph.D.,  Matthew Cascino, Kresimir Josic, Ph.D. (University of Houston); Stephen Russell, M.D., Ph.D., and Zeljko […]

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Tags: best paper, cancer, research awards, virotherapy


September 25th, 2009

A "Young Investigator" – Sundeep Khosla honored by peers

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“You never stop being a young investigator,” says Sundeep Khosla, M.D. It’s a great attitude to have after your peers nominate and select you for Mayo’s highest research honor – Distinguished Investigator. The physician scientist is internationally known for his findings in osteoporosis. After 21 years at Mayo Clinic he is still hard at it, […]

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Tags: broken bones, Distinguished Investigator, endocrinology, osteoporosis, research awards


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