• By Jim McVeigh

Atlantic Council names Mayo Dr. Pierre Noel to prestigious post

August 3, 2015
Dr. Pierre Noel

Dr. Pierre Noel

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Pierre Noel, M.D., a bone marrow transplant surgeon at Mayo Clinic in Arizona, was recently named to the Atlantic Council, a prestigious think tank for international affairs. Dr. Noel will be a Nonresident Senior Fellow in the Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security.

Dr. Noel is a professor of medicine and serves as the director of the Blood and Marrow Transplant Program. He is an adviser to the federal government on issues pertaining to medical support to counterterrorism operations. Dr. Noel joined Mayo in 1988 and left in 2000 to serve as the chief of hematology and a senior clinician for the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, and a consultant for the U.S. Homeland and National Security Council. He rejoined Mayo Clinic in 2010.

MEDIA CONTACT: Jim McVeigh, Mayo Clinic Public Affairs, 507-284-5005,newsbureau@mayo.edu

Dr. Noel received his medical degree at the Universite’ of Sherbrook in Montreal and completed a fellowship in hematology. He was a foundation scholar at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine in Rochester, Minnesota. Dr. Noel served as an officer in the military special operations community from 1997 through 2010.

Based in Washington, D.C., the Atlantic Council promotes constructive leadership and engagement in international affairs based on the Atlantic Community's central role in meeting global challenges. The council provides an essential forum for navigating the dramatic economic and political changes defining the 21st century by informing and galvanizing its uniquely influential network of global leaders.

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