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May 1, 2018

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

By Jennifer Schutz Jennifer Schutz

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 Advancing the Science contributor

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 Elizabeth Zimmermann

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 Elizabeth Zimmermann

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 19, 2018

Meet Population Health Scholar–Maya Kessler, M.D.

By Advancing the Science contributor Advancing the Science contributor

The research of Maya E. Kessler, M.D., M.P.H., focuses on how to most effectively use data stored in the electronic environment to improve the health of individuals and the community. Dr. Kessler grew up in rural northern California. She attended Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts, and received a Bachelor of Arts in religion. Dr. Kessler […]

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


September 7, 2017

MUNEER SATTER–Genes made personal through foundation’s support

By Colette Gallagher Colette Gallagher

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, education, genomics, Individualizing Medicine Conference


June 13, 2017

First In Class

By Deb Anderson Deb Anderson

FIRST IN CLASS Charting a course for education at Mayo Clinic Fredric B. Meyer, M.D., tacks quickly from one topic to another. The neurosurgeon and avid sailor keeps his bearings by keeping busy. Recently named as the new Juanita Kious Waugh Executive Dean for Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Dr. Meyer has […]

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Tags: education, Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education


November 10, 2016

American Society of Human Genetics and Mayo Clinic launch educational collaboration

By Advancing the Science contributor Advancing the Science contributor

Precision medicine research is advancing rapidly. New discoveries in how genetic, biological and environmental factors influence health and disease are leading to the development of new diagnostic tools and individualized therapies for many conditions. For many health care providers, keeping abreast of new discoveries and applying them to patient care can be a challenge. The […]

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Tags: Center for Individualized Medicine, education, genetics, genomics, Keith Stewart, precision medicine


July 5, 2016

The July Phenomenon

By Meghan Knoedler Meghan Knoedler

“Never go to the hospital in July,” a phrase often repeated by patients; and perpetuated by a myriad of hospital employees, casts a worrisome tone over care received in July. Thus we hear of the “July Phenomenon.” This is because each July 1 is the start of the medical residency year. A day full of […]

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Tags: Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery, Cornelius Thiels, education, patient experience, surgical outcomes


January 21, 2016

Educating the Now and Next Generations in Health Care Delivery

By Advancing the Science contributor Advancing the Science contributor

The New Year offers an opportunity to take stock of what we are doing to advance the science of health care delivery. In the Mayo Clinic Robert D. and Patricia E. Kern Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery, one of the ways we do this is through education – both organic and collaborative […]

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Tags: Arizona State University, Center for Clinical and Translational Science, Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery, education, Kern Health Care Delivery Scholars, Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development, Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education, Population Health Scholar


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