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February 28, 2019

Lecture: From Mayo Clinic to Vietnam: Memoirs of a Physician Serving in the War

By Neath Folger neathfolger

Special invitation for Emeriti!  Join us on April 11, 2019 as we travel through Vietnam gaining an appreciation of medical care through the eyes of James V Donadio Jr. MD, a retired nephrologist. Prior to his tenure at Mayo Clinic, Dr. Donadio was drafted into the US Army Medical Corps in 1966. He served in […]

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February 28, 2019

Helen Keller and Mayo Clinic

By Neath Folger neathfolger

New exhibit during Women’s History Month Helen Keller & Mayo Clinic  March 4 – 29, 2019 Hage Atrium, Siebens Building subway level Helen Keller (1880-1968) lost her sight and hearing at the age of 19 months from a medical condition that remains undiagnosed to this day. She became the first deaf-blind person to earn a bachelor […]

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January 20, 2019

Presentation: Normandy D-Day Anniversary Trip

By Neath Folger neathfolger

Educational Adventure Series 2019 Normandy D-Day Anniversary Trip: Emphasis on Mayo Connections Speaker: Bob Smoldt With added perspective from Dr. Roger Nelson and Dr. Denis Cortese Wednesday, February 6, 2019 For Arizona 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm MT Mayo Clinic Building (Scottsdale Campus) Taylor Auditorium – (Live!) Waugh Auditorium – A-side (Video) For Rochester 1:00 […]

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January 1, 2019

Attention Laptop Users Using Ethernet Connection in Emeritus Center

By Neath Folger neathfolger

Important Network Access Changes Effective Thursday, January, 3, 2018: Wired Ethernet Connections Only Mayo-managed devices (laptop/desktop computers, medical equipment) will be allowed to connect to the Mayo Clinic secure wired network. Personally-owned devices (e.g. laptops, workstations) will not have access Note:  Wireless devices (e.g. smartphones, tablets) or laptops using a wireless connection are not affected […]

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October 21, 2018

Highlights – October Quarterly Noon Luncheon

By Neath Folger neathfolger

Mayo Clinic Admin Talent Pool – New Opportunities for Emeriti Mayo Clinic endorsed an organized approach to access an energized and skilled talent pool (Mayo Emeritus) to fill administrative temporary staffing needs (positions and projects) Enterprise approach supported by the enterprise HR shared service Opportunity to match interests and proven Mayo skills with Mayo needs […]

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October 21, 2018

2018 Distinguished Emeriti Award

By Neath Folger neathfolger

Jane K. Campion, M.S.N. 9/15/1976 to 11/30/1999 23 years of ServiceFor her never ending impact on our community through her contributions of time, talent, and resources to an ever-growing list of organizations, programs, and persons; for living her values, and those of Mayo Clinic with clarity and integrity; for actively looking for ways to add […]

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October 21, 2018

The Balfour Fund and Mayo Clinic Emeriti

By Neath Folger neathfolger

The Balfour Fund is intended to raise funds in perpetuity to facilitate energetic, talented, and driven   emeritus staff to continue educating Mayo patients, students, residents, fellows, nurses, employees, and colleagues. It is the hope of the Officers and Councilors, the Emeritus Executive Council, and the Dean of Education that these additional resources can be utilized […]

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July 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

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July 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 the link below. https://www.stcroixriverassociation.org/event/seniors/ Geoffrey […]

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June 30, 2018

Experience Lanesboro! Bike, Hike, Theater – Rochester

By Bethany Krom bethany krom

Lots to do all weekend in Lanesboro — July 19th-22nd. On Sunday, July 22nd, enjoy a bike ride on the Scenic Root River State Trail. We will leave Krom’s cabin at 9:30 am and set off to Preston and back (20 miles or less depending on when you want to turn around). Lunch at Krom’s […]

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