Items Tagged ‘Mayo Clinic’

July 26, 2019

Mayo’s next maestro

By Karl W Oestreich KarlWOestreich

Star Tribuneby Christopher Snowbeck As a young physician, Gianrico Farrugia admired Mayo Clinic’s Plummer Building, a historic landmark with massive bronze doors and a soaring bell tower that projects the enduring prestige of the clinic. His reverence, however, didn’t extend to its very peak. The top, he noticed in the late 1980s, “had this really […]

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Tags: Dr. Gianrico Farrugia, innovation, Mayo Clinic, Star Tribune


June 27, 2019

The Mayo Clinic: looks like a hotel, but this is the best hospital in the world – and it’s opening its doors in London

By Karl W Oestreich KarlWOestreich

Telegraphby Sarah Knapton The unassuming city of Rochester, Minnesota is arguably the  best place in the world to suffer a heart attack. While just one in 10 Britons survive a cardiac arrest if it happens outside of a hospital in the UK, collapse in the small Minnesotan metropolis and your chances of living rise to […]

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Tags: Dr. Gianrico Farrugia, London, Mayo Clinic, Oxford, The Telegraph (UK)


June 12, 2019

A Mayo scientist wants to help you live longer — and better

By Karl W Oestreich KarlWOestreich

Star Tribune By Connie NelsonWhen asked if he’s searching for the fountain of youth, Nathan LeBrasseur doesn’t say no. At least not right away. “For some people, that explanation might make sense,” he offers after a pause. LeBrasseur, a professor of physical medicine and rehabilitation, collaborates with multiple teams at his lab at Mayo Clinic […]

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Tags: aging, foundation of youth, Mayo Clinic, Nathan LeBrasseur, Star Tribune, zombie cells


June 7, 2019

Mayo Clinic to build new research center in Discovery Square subdistrict

By Karl W Oestreich KarlWOestreich

Post-Bulletin Mayo Clinic announced this morning that it will build a four-story research center in downtown Rochester. The 64,000-square-foot complex is slated to built on the corner of Fourth Street Southwest and Fourth Avenue Southwest. That locates it within the Destination Medical Center initiative’s Discovery Square subdistrict. The building is being funded by a $32 […]

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Tags: Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Building, destination medical center, Discovery Square, Dr. Gianrico Farrugia, Mayo Clinic, Medical research


October 18, 2018

Growth, partnerships provide path forward for Phoenix-area health care, hospital groups

By Karl W Oestreich KarlWOestreich

Phoenix Business Journal by Angela Gonzales Mayo Clinic, meanwhile, is embarking on a $648 million expansion that will nearly double the size of its Phoenix campus — paving the way for 2,000 more high-paying health care jobs. A request for proposals has not yet been issued for that project. Dr. Wyatt Decker, CEO of Mayo […]

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Tags: building expansion, capital projects, Dr. Wyatt Decker, Mayo Clinic, Phoenix Business Journal


October 18, 2018

Four local health organizations give flu shots to thousands of students

By Karl W Oestreich KarlWOestreich

KTTC An estimated 9,000 students from Rochester, Dover-Eyota, Stewartville, Pine Island Elementary, and Rochester Catholic Schools will get a flu shot this fall, and it’s all thanks to four public health organizations. Mayo Clinic, Olmsted Medical Center, and Olmsted and Dodge County Public Health Departments are teaming up for the 10th anniversary of the in-school […]

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Tags: Dodge County Public Health, flu shots, flu vaccine, KTTC, Mayo Clinic, Olmsted County Public Health, Olmsted Medical Center


December 22, 2017

Hospital leaders in Florida take on the competition

By Karl W Oestreich KarlWOestreich

Florida Trend by Amy Martinez Shortly after Dr. Gianrico Farrugia became CEO of Mayo Clinic’s Florida operations in 2015, the health system announced a partnership with a biotech company to bring a new lung restoration center to Jacksonville. The announcement marked the beginning of a multi-year, multi-phase plan to position Mayo as a medical destination […]

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Tags: Dr. Gianrico Farrugia, Florida Trend, Mayo Clinic


October 28, 2016

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

By Karl W Oestreich KarlWOestreich

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. Editor, Karl Oestreich;  Assistant Editor: Emily Blahnik   Modern Healthcare Commentary: Why Mayo Clinic wants to rethink how […]

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August 26, 2016

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

By Karl W Oestreich KarlWOestreich

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.   Editor, Karl Oestreich;  Assistant Editor: Emily Blahnik   AP Pros to Joes: Elite Athlete Training for the […]

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February 12, 2015

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

By Karl W Oestreich KarlWOestreich

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 Laura Wuotila with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Thank you. Karl Oestreich, manager enterprise media relations   US News & World Report Avatar Mice: […]

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