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August 1, 2018

Mentorship program makes research aspirations a reality

By Caitlin Doran caityrosey

Mrinal Patnaik, M.B.B.S., is a physician in the Department of Hematology at Mayo Clinic with a keen interest in the clinical management of blood cancers. In recent years, however, Dr. Patnaik realized he wanted to develop a deeper understanding of the disease biology of these cancers and the ways that precision genomics could be used […]

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Tags: Center for Clinical and Translational Science, Center for Individualized Medicine, education, epigenetics, genomics, hematology, Mrinal Patnaik, research education


June 26, 2018

Register for Transform 2018 today! Discounted rates end June 30

By Advancing the Science contributor advancingthescience

Accelerating Health Innovation. Focusing on People. It’s by Design. Hosted by Mayo Clinic, Transform has been the preeminent health care conference to proactively confront critical issues, share meaningful insights, and catalyze actionable change for more than a decade. Join us at the Mayo Civic Center, Sept. 26-27, as we explore pivotal opportunities to transform health […]

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


June 13, 2018

Following grant renewal, CCaTS abuzz with activity

By Caitlin Doran caityrosey

In October 2017, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) renewed Mayo Clinic’s Clinical and Translational Science Award from the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences—an award totaling $48.8 million over five years. This renewal allows Mayo Clinic to continue pursuing its long-term goals in clinical and translational science, while also setting new short term objectives. […]

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Tags: Adil Bharucha, Amanda Leightner, Andrew Badley, Center for Clinical and Translational Science, clinical trials, David Warner, education, Stephen Ekker, Sundeep Khosla, zebrafish


June 12, 2018

New collaboration to develop and test decisions for AFib patients

By Elizabeth Zimmermann elizabethzimmermann

The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) and American Heart Association (AHA) announced today that it is establishing  AHA-PCORI Decision-making and Choices to Inform Dialogue and Empower AFib patients (DECIDE) Center. The DECIDE Center will be a collaboration between the University of Utah (where it will be based) and Mayo Clinic. The team has three projects: Identify […]

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Tags: Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery, clinical trials, education, PCORI, Peter Noseworthy


June 7, 2018

Meet Population Health Scholar–Kathy MacLaughlin, M.D.

By Advancing the Science contributor advancingthescience

The research of Kathy L. MacLaughlin, M.D., focuses on developing and implementing a clinical decision support system to improve clinician compliance with evidence-based guidelines for cervical cancer screening and test result management. Dr. MacLaughlin grew up in Rochester, Minnesota, and graduated from Luther College in Decorah, Iowa. She received her medical degree from the University […]

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Tags: Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery, education, Kathy MacLaughlin, population health, Population Health Scholar, women's health


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 1, 2018

Mayo investigators awarded education and biotechnology grants from ‘Regenerative Medicine Minnesota’

By Jennifer Schutz jenniferschutz

Four Mayo Clinic investigators were selected to receive 2018 Education and Biobusiness/Biotechnology Awards from Regenerative Medicine Minnesota. The Minnesota Legislature allocated resources to fund Regenerative Medicine Minnesota in 2014 to improve the health of Minnesotans by advancing regenerative medicine therapies. Grants are awarded to individuals working to accelerate medical research and to developers of biotechnology and biobusinesses across the state. […]

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Tags: Center for Regenerative Medicine, education, Jonathon Ninas, regenerative medicine, Regenerative Medicine Minnesota, Saranya Wyles, Satsuki Yamada, stem cells, Zachary Resch


April 26, 2018

Meet Population Health Scholar-Tamim Rajjo, M.D.

By Advancing the Science contributor advancingthescience

Tamim I. Rajjo, M.D., is a family physician and a preventive medicine specialist with research interests aimed at studying best approaches to managing obesity in the primary care setting. Given the current obesity epidemic, he is particularly interested in understanding both individual and community determinants of preventing (and concurrently treating) excess body weight in different […]

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Tags: Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery, education, population health, Population Health Scholar, Tamim Rajjo


April 11, 2018

Training the next generation of clinician scientists

By Elizabeth Zimmermann elizabethzimmermann

In the Mayo Clinic Robert D. and Patricia E. Kern Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery education focuses on integrating programs and opportunities to deliver training to current and future health care providers. Within Education , the Kern Health Care Delivery Scholars Program is training and mentoring the next generation of clinically trained doctoral-level fellows and […]

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Tags: Adam Schwartz, Ali Duarte-Garcia, Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery, Dorin Colibaseanu, education, Erin Barreto, hematology, Kern Health Care Delivery Scholars, Nandita Khera, orthopedics, pharmacy, Rahma Warsame


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


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