On June 14, a ceremony was held in honor of 36 graduating Mayo Clinic Residency and Fellowship Program trainees. At the event, administrators, program directors, associate program directors, consultants, and education staff celebrated the tremendous accomplishments of the graduates.
Justin Kreuter, M.D., Clinical Pathologist and Medical Director of the Mayo Clinic Blood Donor Center in Rochester, Minnesota, and Theresa Malin, an Education Specialist in Transfusion Medicine at Mayo Clinic, have launched “Transfusion Toons” as an innovative approach to teaching and learning transfusion medicine. View this post to learn how “Transfusion Toons” got started, and be sure to check back each month for a new toon.
Top highlights this week include: Millennials are now America’s largest generation, modified viruses deliver death to antibiotic-resistant bacteria, many Americans taking too much vitamin D, who really needs to be gluten-free?, and underused blood test could improve cancer treatment for thousands.
Bobbi Pritt, M.D., Medical Director of the Clinical Parasitology Laboratory and Co-Director of Vector-Borne Diseases Laboratory Services at Mayo Clinic, discusses ticks and Lyme disease on KIMT 3 News. View this post to watch the video clip.
They called him the “Iron Horse” and the “Pride of the Yankees.” But when baseball great Lou Gehrig came to Mayo Clinic in June 1939, his name became associated with an illness called amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Today, ALS is known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease.
William Morice, II, M.D., Ph.D., Chair of the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, and President of Mayo Medical Laboratories, talks everything leadership with Kelley Schreiber, Social Media Marketing Manager at MML. Dr. Morice polled his Twitter followers on what they wanted to hear about, and “leadership experience” was the top choice. Listen now to hear about Dr. Morice’s leadership experience and advice.