The Surgical Outcomes Research Program in the Mayo Clinic Robert D. and Patricia E. Kern Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery selects surgical residents interested in research to become Surgical Outcomes Research Fellows. These fellows take one or two years away from clinical training to receive mentoring in health services research from Elizabeth B. Habermann, Ph.D., and a team of clinical mentors appropriate to the fellow's area of interest.
Past fellows have published dozens of peer-reviewed publications, speak internationally and nationally, and work toward their shared goal of becoming academic surgeons.
The 2016-2017 Surgical Outcomes Research Fellows are:
In the early years of the fellowship, all fellows were located at Mayo Clinic's campus in Rochester, Minnesota. An additional fellow at Mayo Clinic's campus in Phoenix/Scottsdale, Arizona, was selected for 2016-2017. Fellows at Mayo Clinic's campus in Arizona are primarily mentored by David A. Etzioni, M.D.
Past fellows include: