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Sep 10, 2018

Mayo Heritage Days Oct. 1-5

By Neath Folger @neathfolger
New Mayo film, ice cream social, 5K run among Heritage Day highlights From Mayo News Center Sept. 7, 2018 Heritage Days celebrates the history and culture of Mayo Clinic through a wide range of creative projects during the year. These celebrations culminate in a dedicated week of events every October. This [...]
Mayo Heritage Days Oct. 1-5
Sep 10, 2018

Miss Showing of "The Mayo Clinic: Faith, Hope, Science?"

By Neath Folger @neathfolger
The PBS documentary by Ken Burns, "The Mayo Clinic: Faith, Hope, Science." will air on PBS Tuesday September 25, 2018 8-10 p.m. CT on PBS
Miss Showing of
Sep 10, 2018

Tonight Ken Burns Film - "The Mayo Clinic: Faith, Hope, Science."

By Neath Folger @neathfolger
Meet the Mayo documentary filmmakers and more at premiere event in Rochester A film premiere, an opportunity to meet the filmmakers exclusively for staff and volunteers, a block party and a drone light show are being planned for Monday, Sept. 10, to mark the making of the Ken Burns documentary, [...]
Tonight Ken Burns Film -
Sep 4, 2018

New Pathway for Accessing Medical Care at Mayo

By Neath Folger @neathfolger
The Office of Staff Services has recently added a new pathway for accessing medical care for consultants and Emeriti Staff.  There are currently two pathways: Primary care provider, and Self-guided care by contacting appropriate specialty physicians known to you. The new pathway involves the newly created Office of Staff Services [...]
New Pathway for Accessing Medical Care at Mayo
Sep 4, 2018

Looking for term to describe seniors???

By Neath Folger @neathfolger
This comes to us from an article in the Wall Street Journal via Joanne Rosener (click here for article). Joanne writes "Ever wonder why we cam up with Silver Force to describe emeritus and active staff over 60? We're not alone in struggling with what term to use. Could have [...]
Looking for term to describe seniors???
Aug 7, 2018

DAHLC Program for Active Older Adults

By Neath Folger @neathfolger
Active Older Adults (AOA) is a 12-week program that is designed for adults 55 years and older. Through balance, strength, and cardiovascular training, this program will instill confidence in your ability to accomplish daily tasks, adopt new ones, and be a true master of widened horizons! Program is limited to 10 participants and [...]
DAHLC Program for Active Older Adults
Jul 12, 2018

How to Keep a Baby Boomer Buff - Healthy Aging Exploration Series - Rochester

By Bethany Krom @bethany krom
Wednesday, July 18 from 3:30-4:30pm at Charter House Northview 3rd floor Learn how to stay active and fit as you age. You will hear from Dr. Laskowski, Co-director, Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine and Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. No sign up required. Mayo Clinic employees, retirees, volunteers, students, [...]
Jul 8, 2018

Summer Emeritus Quarterly Newsletter

By Neath Folger @neathfolger
The current edition (now corrected) of the Emeritus Quarterly Newsletter is now available for viewing online at: Summer EQN or https://cdn.prod-carehubs.net/n1/0a4d78b20507d487/uploads/2018/04/EQN-2018-04.pdf
Jul 3, 2018

Senior Kayaking on the Namekagon - Wednesday, July 25th - MN

By Bethany Krom @bethany krom
Please join Geoffrey Gates, FL Emerita who now lives in Duluth, as he leads a kayaking trip geared to seniors on the Lower Namekagon! Canoeing with a fit volunteer is, also, available for anyone who may not feel comfortable navigating their own kayak. Please see all the information by clicking [...]
Senior Kayaking on the Namekagon - Wednesday, July 25th - MN