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Mayo Clinic, University of Mississippi Medical Center Expand Relationship With Formal Collaboration Agreement

  ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic and the University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC) announced today that they have signed an agreement to broaden and deepen their collaboration in clinical trials, other medical research and education. The agreement is a formal commitment to enhance the relationship that has been steadily building [...]

Created by Elizabeth Zimmermann Young

Mayo Clinic Named a DiversityInc Top Hospital and Health System for Third Consecutive Year

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic earned No. 8 on the 2014 DiversityInc Top 10 Hospitals and Health Systems list for its continued commitment to diversity and inclusion. This is the third year that Mayo has earned a spot on the list. This year's rankings were announced at the annual DiversityInc [...]

Created by Kelley Luckstein

Mayo Clinic Named a 2013 DiversityInc Top 10 Hospital System

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic has been ranked No. 6 on the 2013 DiversityInc Top 10 Hospital System for its ongoing commitment to diversity and inclusion. This is the second year that Mayo has made the list. Last year, Mayo earned the No. 4 position on the Top 5 Hospital [...]

Created by Kelley Luckstein

Hearing Impairment Doesn't Deter Communication for Jesse Crowson

  Left to right are Karen Hill, Jesse Crowson, Judy Donahue and Joan Garmers — all of Linen and Central Service.Technology, flexibility and a great team all help Jesse Crowson, Linen and Central Services, feel at home in his job as a linen handler at Mayo Clinic. Crowson, who is [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Mayo Clinic Health System - Franciscan Healthcare Honored for Diversity and inclusion

The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) holds its annual State Conference for Wisconsin, at which the counsel gives a Diversity Award to an organization/company that they believe exemplifies excellence in fostering an inclusive work environment. Mayo Clinic Health System — Franciscan Healthcare was named the recipient of this award [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

PBS Host to Highlight March RACE Events at Mayo

Two dynamic lecturers highlighted March 2013 events on the Mayo Clinic campus in Florida supporting the "RACE: Are We So Different?" exhibit at Jacksonville's Museum of Science and History (MOSH).  Henry Louis Gates Jr., Ph.D., an acclaimed professor, author and host of the PBS program "Finding Your Roots," explored race, [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Mayo Clinic Brings Award-Winning 'RACE' Exhibit to Jacksonville

  Mayo Clinic has partnered with the Museum of Science and History (MOSH) and the Jacksonville Civic Council to bring the “RACE: Are We So Different?” exhibit to Jacksonville. The exhibit, which opens Saturday, Jan. 26, and runs through Sunday, April 28, examines the issues of race and racism in the United States [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Mayo Clinic Discovers African-Americans Respond Better to Rubella Vaccine

Findings May Help Make Immunizations More Effective  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KC4eyi8h1UA ROCHESTER, Minn. — Feb. 27, 2014 — Somali Americans develop twice the antibody response to rubella from the current vaccine compared to Caucasians in a new Mayo Clinic study on individualized aspects of immune response. A non-Somali, African-American cohort ranked next in [...]

Created by Bob Nellis

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