Advancing the Science

Mayo Clinic Medical Science Blog

Items Tagged ‘Mayo Medical School’

March 3rd, 2016

Changes in Medical Education: Shifting Doctors’ Attitudes in Medicine

By meghanknoedler meghanknoedler

Medical school training and admissions are going through many changes.  The medical school entrance exam (Medical College Admission Test or MCAT) is one of the notable changes.   For many years, the test focused on objective knowledge based on general chemistry and stoichiometry, organic chemistry. The test made a drastic change in 2015 decreasing the questions […]

View full entry

Tags: Brian Lynch, Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery, Kern Center, Kern Scholars, Mayo Medical School, obesity, population health, Sean Phelan, unconscious bias


December 1st, 2015

Small School – National Influence – Right Tools

By Elizabeth Zimmermann Young elizabethzimmermann

Mayo Medical School is equipping students with the tools they will need to fix the nation’s health care system. Over the next two years, the school will establish a national footprint, expanding from a Minnesota campus into Arizona and Florida, and more than doubling its student body. At the same time, it will be transforming […]

View full entry

Tags: Kern Center, Mayo Medical School, Science of health care delivery


May 14th, 2015

Mayo Medical School Student Soyun Hwang Chosen for Fellowship with Howard Hughes Medical Institute

By Bob Nellis bobnellis

A second-year student at Mayo Medical School — Soyun (S. Michelle) Hwang — has been selected by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI)   to receive a year-long fellowship to conduct mentored biomedical research.   Hwang will be mentoring at Mayo Clinic with Jennifer Westendorf, Ph.D., in orthopedic surgery. She will purse her interest in reconstructive surgery, which […]

View full entry

Tags: HHMI, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Jennifer Westendorf, Mayo Clinic, Mayo Medical School


Contact Us · Privacy Policy