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Obaid Family Gift Will Support Reconstructive Transplantation at Mayo Clinic

Essam and Dalal Obaid Center for Reconstructive Transplant Surgery has been named to honor benefactor’s parents ROCHESTER, Minn. — Aug. 10, 2011 — Mayo Clinic announced today a $10 million gift from Tarek Obaid in honor of his parents, Essam and Dalal Obaid, to support reconstructive transplantation at Mayo Clinic. [...]

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Mayo Clinic Simulation Center Opens as State-of-the-Art Training for Medical Teams and Community

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Medical teams and community organizations can learn and practice medical skills in a safe, highly realistic environment with the opening of the Mayo Clinic J. Wayne and Delores Barr Weaver Simulation Center at Mayo Clinic in Florida. In the Weaver Simulation Center, medical teams can practice everything [...]

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Weavers Donate $7 Million to Mayo Clinic to Name Medical Simulation Center

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — September 5, 2012.  Motivated by their commitment to better the Jacksonville community and improve the lives of its citizens, J. Wayne and Delores Barr Weaver have given $7 million to the new Multidisciplinary Simulation Center at Mayo Clinic in Florida. The center will be named "Mayo Clinic [...]

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Mayo Clinic Receives Three Multimillion-Dollar Innovation Awards

ROCHESTER, Minn. — June 20, 2012.  Mayo Clinic and its collaborators have been awarded nearly $60 million from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) to improve health care delivery. The grants will improve critical care for Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries in intensive care units, improve care and outcomes [...]

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Mayo Clinic Proton Therapy Program Supported by $10 Million Gift from Lawrence W. and Marilyn W. Matteson

ROCHESTER, Minn. — June 14, 2012.  Mayo Clinic announced today that Lawrence W. and Marilyn W. Matteson of Moline, Ill., have given $10 million to help launch the Mayo Clinic Proton Beam Therapy Program. With this gift, Mayo Clinic will also use matching gift funds to establish the Lawrence W. [...]

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Mayo Clinic Recognized as an "Economic Driver" in Phoenix

Phoenix, Arizona — May 17, 2012.  Mayo Clinic, with an annual economic impact in Arizona of $1.5 billion, has been recognized as the first recipient of the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce's IMPACT Award as an Economic Driver. The IMPACT Awards, presented on May 17, honor the accomplishments of Phoenix [...]

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Exploring Cancer Drug Therapies

Rafael Fonseca, M.D., a hematologist and director of the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center in Arizona, discusses the advances being made using targeted drug therapeutics against different forms of cancer.

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