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May 30, 2018

Florida symposium on Alzheimer’s disease features Mayo Clinic researchers and state-based research findings

By Lynda de Widt ldewidt

June is national Alzheimer’s and Brain Health Awareness Month—and in Florida—research investigators from around the state will gather in Orlando to highlight basic science advances for this devastating disease. The Florida Health Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness & Research Symposium, June 7-8, features presentations by several Mayo Clinic researchers from Florida and is hosted by the Florida Department […]

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Tags: aging, Alzheimer's disease, Leonard Petrucelli, Neill Graff-Radford, neurology, Nilufer Ertekin-Taner


May 28, 2018

Registration ends June 7 for workshop to teach application of video research method in medical practice

By Adam Harringa harringaadam

Register now for Video Reflexive Ethnography course – June 28-30 Video reflexive ethnography (VRE) is an established, collaborative methodology that uses video to capture the complexities of health care and to identify – with participants – ways to improve the delivery of health care from the “bottom up.” Clinicians and researchers interested in learning more […]

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Tags: Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery, education


May 4, 2018

Workshop to teach application of video research method in medical practice

By Adam Harringa harringaadam

Register now for Video Reflexive Ethnography course – June 28-30 Video reflexive ethnography (VRE) is an established, collaborative methodology that uses video to capture the complexities of health care and to identify – with participants – ways to improve the delivery of health care from the “bottom up.” Clinicians and researchers interested in learning more […]

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Tags: Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery


April 23, 2018

Registration opens for Individualizing Medicine 2018 Conference

By Susan Buckles susanbuckles

This post originally appeared on the Individualized Medicine blog on April 3, 2018. By Sharon Rosen Gene editing, artificial intelligence, pharmacogenomics and a new era of genomic testing to identify and hopefully treat inherited cancer are just a few of the emerging areas of precision medicine that have the potential to transform patient care. These […]

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Tags: Center for Individualized Medicine, genomics, individualized medicine, Individualizing Medicine Conference, microbiome, pharmacogenomics, precision medicine, Timothy Curry


April 13, 2018

Register for the Mayo Clinic Symposium on Regenerative Medicine and Surgery, Nov. 29 – Dec. 1

By Jennifer Schutz jenniferschutz

Registration is now open for the Mayo Clinic Symposium on Regenerative Medicine and Surgery, Nov. 29 – Dec. 1, 2018 at the Westin Kierland Resort in Scottsdale, AZ. The event will feature presentations on the latest advancements in regenerative medicine and surgery and will provide networking opportunities to those interested in regenerative medicine therapies and techniques. Hear from keynote […]

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Tags: Center for Regenerative Medicine, regenerative medicine, stem cells


April 5, 2018

Sharing Mayo Clinic research at Society of Behavioral Medicine 39th Annual Meeting

By Elizabeth Zimmermann elizabethzimmermann

At Mayo Clinic, we combine medical research and education to ensure we are able to continuously improve our practice, and provide the best possible care to each patient every day. One of the ways we fulfill this mission is to share what we learn, both internally, and with peers across the continuum of health care […]

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Tags: Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery, education, population health, Society of Behavioral Medicine


March 1, 2018

Mayo Clinic at HIMSS 2018

By Elizabeth Zimmermann elizabethzimmermann

Mayo Clinic experts will present on a variety of IT topics at the 2018 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) conference, March 5-9, in Las Vegas. HIMSS describes itself as a “global, cause-based, not-for-profit organization focused on better health through information technology.” Its annual conference draws 10s of thousands of health information and technology […]

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Tags: Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery, OptumLabs


November 1, 2017

From the Office of Health Disparities Research

By Elizabeth Zimmermann elizabethzimmermann

2017 OHDR Retreat Keynote Address by David R. Williams, Ph.D. By Sumedha Penheiter, Ph.D. Approximately 100 researchers, clinicians, educators and administrators from across Mayo Clinic attended the 2017 Office of Health Disparities Research retreat, held Aug. 22–23 in Rochester, Minn. The event kicked off with an inspiring keynote address presented by David R. Williams, Ph.D., Harvard […]

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Tags: health disparities, Office of Health Disparities Research


October 4, 2017

Swimming with sharks nets funding for research projects during the inaugural Kern Scholar Shark Tank

By Elizabeth Zimmermann elizabethzimmermann

The Mayo Clinic Robert D. and Patricia E. Kern Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery Kern Health Care Delivery Scholars Program held an inaugural Shark Tank–like event, October 2, 2017. The event launched the bi-annual scholar retreat, incorporated into the opening social gathering. These social gatherings provide an opportunity for Kern Scholars Program […]

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Tags: Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery, Kern Health Care Delivery Scholars, Kern Scholars


September 7, 2017

MUNEER SATTER–Genes made personal through foundation’s support

By Colette Gallagher colettegallagher

Muneer Satter’s first interest in medicine wasn’t rooted in genomics. It was in seeing the health care needs of his loved ones and of the world’s most vulnerable. In his professional life, before making investments in biotech, he sought out the opinions of expert doctors at Mayo Clinic. “The more I talked to doctors, the […]

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Tags: Center for Individualized Medicine, genomics, Individualizing Medicine Conference


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