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November 1st, 2013

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

By Karl W Oestreich KarlWOestreich

    November 1, 2013 Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Thank you. Karl Oestreich, manager enterprise media […]

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Tags: : ABC News Radio, AERO-News Network, Affordable care act, ANI News, Arc Minnesota, arthritis, Arthritis Today, Augusta Chronicle, autism, Aviation International News, Aynsley Smith, BEAUTFY


March 26th, 2013

Mayo Clinic’s Medical Records Database Growing

By Logan Lafferty loganlafferty

Since 1966, Mayo has collected as many records as possible from Olmsted County and used them to generate important studies that help save lives…Jennifer St. Sauver, scientific manager of the project, says having access to a large and growing pool of medical records gives researchers many more study options. “The great thing about the Rochester […]

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Tags: database, Dr. Jennifer St. Sauver, growing database, KSTP, medical records, Olmsted County, Rochester Epidemiology Project


March 19th, 2013

Seeking help with future growth, Rochester already feels strain of expansion

By Logan Lafferty loganlafferty

As the Mayo Clinic makes expansion plans and asks for state help to build infrastructure in Minnesota’s third largest city, Rochester is feeling financial strain from the rapid growth it has already seen…”We should be putting a lot more into our capital improvements program to reconstruct roads in order to do it at the lowest […]

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Tags: funding, infrastructure, MPR, rapid growth, state help


March 5th, 2013

New Drugs Slow a Fast-Spreading Cancer

By Logan Lafferty loganlafferty

For all the gains in treating myeloma, the disease still lacks a cure for most patients…“The problem in myeloma right now is many of the new drugs are in the same two classes,: said Vincen Rajkumar, a myeloma specialist at the Mayo Clinic. “If you want a sea change, you want a new class,” he […]

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Tags: Dr. Vincent Rajkumar, myeloma, resistance, Wall Street Journal


February 13th, 2013

Walker proposes millions to help rural health care

By Logan Lafferty loganlafferty

Wisconsin would spend $23 million to help improve health care in rural and poor urban areas under a proposal Gov. Scott Walker announced Monday…Mayo’s Family Medicine Residency Program “could certainly use more funding,” said Dr. David Rushlow, chief medical officer. “It could offset current costs, make the program stronger and allow more development to place […]

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Tags: Dr. David Rushlow, Family Medicine Residency Program, funding, Gov. Scott Walker, Health Care, La Crosse Tribune


February 8th, 2013

SOPHIA To Feature Mayo Clinic Learning Pathways

By Logan Lafferty loganlafferty

SOPHIA.org, the open online education platform offering a unique Many Ways to Learn™ learning model with more than 28,000 free academic multimedia tutorials taught by a multitude of teachers, is now offering tutorials developed by a top surgeon and professor at Mayo Clinic. The lessons will focus on two surgical procedures – Laproscopic Cholecystectomy (Gallbladder Removal) and […]

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Tags: Dr. David R. Farley, gallbladder removal, general surgery, inguinal hernia repair, Many Ways to Learn, multimedia tutorials, Sacramento Bee, SOPHIA.org, surgeon


September 7th, 2012

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

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September 7, 2012 Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Thank you. Karl Oestreich, manager enterprise media relations NY […]

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Tags: ABC News, Brad Weitl, Cancer, cardiovascular surgery, Channel 12 Arizona, Christina DeShaw, cyberbullying, Delores Weaver, diet, Dr. Ben Eidem, Dr. Harold Burkhart, Dr. Joseph Kaplan


July 26th, 2012

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

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July 26, 2012 Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Thank you. Kelley Luckstein Public Affairs Associate Guest Editor […]

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Tags: Alzheimer's Treatment, Associated Press, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Dr. David Hayes, Dr. Michael Joyner, Dr. Ron Petersen, Edith Perez, heat-related medical problems, Mayo Clinic Comprehensive Cancer Center, Pfizer, Post Bulletin, Reader's Digest Canada


July 13th, 2012

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

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July 13, 2012 Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Thank you. Karl Oestreich, manager enterprise media relations NY […]

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Tags: Affordable care act, Dr. James Levine, Dr. Jerry Brewer, Dr. John Noseworthy, Dr. Michael Joyner, genome sequencing, Huffington Post, KAAL, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, melanoma, MPR, Pennington Biomedical Research Center


June 15th, 2012

IBM Hopes Its Watson Will Become Doctor’s Sidekick

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Remember Watson, the IBM supercomputer which made headlines last year by trouncing the top two contestants on the TV game show, Jeopardy? … In March, IBM announced it had formed a Watson Healthcare Advisory Board which includes representatives from leading cancer centers. Mayo Clinic is notably absent.  Dr. Dawn Milliner of Mayo said the world […]

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Tags: Dr. Dawn Milliner, IBM, MPR, Watson Healthcare Advisory Board, Watson supercomputer


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