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Mayo Clinic Trauma Surgeon and Retired Air Force Colonel Receives American Legion Distinguished Service Medal

ROCHESTER, Minn. –– The American Legion presented Donald Jenkins, M.D., a Mayo Clinic trauma surgeon and retired Air Force colonel, with its highest award, the Distinguished Service Medal, for his achievements in trauma and critical medical care for military personnel injured in Iraq and Afghanistan. The American Legion, chartered by [...]

Created by Brian Kilen

Mayo Clinic Telemedicine Study in Rural Honduras

Every day, thousands of volunteer medical relief groups offer care to patients and assistance to understaffed medical teams in remote, underdeveloped locations around the world. Often, these groups of physicians and nurses come for a short time, offer care and return home.  Once they leave, what then? Click here for [...]

Created by Dana Sparks