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November 12, 2019 · Leave a Comment

Pediatric Advisory Board Gives Kids a Voice in Research That Affects Them

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A group of young people make up Mayo Clinic’s unique Pediatric Advisory Board, offering ideas about recruiting and communicating with research participants.

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Tags: Dr. Megan Allyse, Mayo Clinic Children's Research Center, Pediatric Advisory Board


November 7, 2019 · Leave a Comment

Ambulance From Mayo Clinic Finds New Life in Haiti

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Mayo Clinic Ambulance Service’s recent donation will arrive in Carrefour, Haiti, next month after Chris Hedlund, an emergency medical technician, went the extra mile to make it happen.

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Tags: Chris Hedlund, Matt Will, Mayo Clinic Ambulance Service, Mayo Clinic in Rochester


October 29, 2019 · Leave a Comment

Jack’s Basket Celebrates Babies With Down Syndrome

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Nicole Kunkel delivers more than just gift baskets to families who have a child with Down syndrome. Her goal is to also give them a sense of hope and community.

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Tags: Down syndrome, Nicole Kunkel


October 29, 2019 · Leave a Comment

Theater of Public Policy’s ‘End of Life, Live and Unscripted’ Coming to Rochester

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A Twin Cities-based theater group that takes a comedic approach to usually heavy, heady issues will perform two free shows in Rochester, sponsored by Mayo Clinic Hospice and Palliative Care.

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Tags: Amy Stelpflug, Mayo Clinic Hospice Program, Rochester Civic Theatre


October 3, 2019 · Leave a Comment

‘Pints for Preemies’ Challenge Returns to Deliver More Life-Saving Blood Donations

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The goal of the Mayo Clinic Blood Donor Program’s upcoming campaign, Pints for Preemies, is to adequately supply Mayo Clinic with enough blood for its newest and tiniest patients.

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Tags: blood transfusion, Dr Justin Kreuter, Mayo Clinic Ambulance Service, Mayo Clinic Blood Donor Center, Mayo Clinic Connect


September 10, 2019 · Leave a Comment

Young Mayo Patient Joins Rochester Police Department

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Stephanie Kenning’s 8-year-old son, Coltin, was given the star treatment by the Rochester Police Department after his mom contacted them hoping to take his mind off of his health issues.

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Tags: Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Mayor Kim Norton, pediatrics, Rochester Police Department, surgery


September 5, 2019 · Leave a Comment

Alternative Transportation Balancing Act: Mayo Surgeons Give Onewheels a Spin

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If you’ve seen a man riding what looks to be an electric skateboard around downtown Rochester lately, it may be Bradley Leibovich, M.D., a Mayo Clinic urologist and now Onewheel aficionado.

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Tags: Dr Bradley Leibovich, Dr. Candace Granberg, Onewheel


July 30, 2019 · Leave a Comment

Seen on the Streets: Zombie Knitpocalypse

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Megan Williams, an information technology manager at Mayo Clinic, co-hosts a knitting retreat that’s as good for relieving stress as it is for socializing.

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Tags: Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Megan Williams, Stress management


July 16, 2019 · Leave a Comment

Remembering Ed Pompeian — A Gift of Life to Many

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Edward Pompeian first came to Rochester, Minnesota, for care at Mayo Clinic. He never forgot his experience as a transplant patient, nor of the concerns shared with him by other patients about the financial and emotional strain of transplantation.

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Tags: Dr. Charles Rosen, Dr. Thomas Schwab, Gabriel House of Care, Gift of Life Transplant House, Kidney transplant, Mayo Clinic Transplant Center, The Village at Mayo Clinic Transplant House


June 25, 2019 · Leave a Comment

Chris Norton Keeps on Turning Pain Into Purpose

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Five years after a spinal cord injury, Chris Norton continues to inspire others, most recently by launching a camp for kids in wheelchairs and their families.

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Tags: Chris Norton, Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Mayo Clinic Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation Program


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