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November 7, 2022

Social Event at the Country Club

By Neath Folger Neath Folger (@neathfolger)

On Saturday night, November 5th, we had a great social at the Rochester Golf Country Club. Dr. Steven Altchuler was our speaker who spoke on the topic of sleep (Let me Put You to Sleep). Over 65 Emeriti and spouses attended. Great presentation and tons of questions. Sleep is certainly a hot topic! Good thing […]

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October 6, 2022

Heritage Day Recognition of Departed Emeriti

By Neath Folger Neath Folger (@neathfolger)

On October 3rd, the Emeritus Committee and Council placed a wreath in the Memorial Hall on Plummer 14 to commemorate our departed Emeriti as we did last year during Heritage Days. Dr. Gianrico Farrugia, President and CEO was kind enough to join us for a short recognition program led by Dr. Carl Reading. “We honor […]

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May 10, 2022

Plummer N-10 Emeritus Offices Reopening May 10

By Neath Folger Neath Folger (@neathfolger)

Now that we are reopening, remember that we are a vulnerable population. Vaccination,  masking, and social distancing are recommended.                 Here are a few updates you may find helpful.  The offices will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., with in –person administrative support on Tuesdays and Thursdays, other times by phone or […]

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May 5, 2022

Emeriti Staff Social Event_Rochester

By Neath Folger Neath Folger (@neathfolger)

Thu, May 26, 20226:00pm to 8:00pm CT Second Helpings with Holly Ebel Holly is the featured writer for the “Food for Thought” column in the Rochester Post Bulletin. She will share some of the tastier highlights about stories she has written on all things culinary in the Rochester community. Cost: $45 per plated meal

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February 3, 2022

Mardi Gras Online Social

By Neath Folger Neath Folger (@neathfolger)

Join us at the upcoming virtual Social commemorating Mardi Gras! Zoom link to be sent prior to the event.  Mardi Gras! Fat Tuesday Social March 1 @ 5:00 PM Mardi Gras is French for “Fat Tuesday,” reflecting the practice of the last night of eating rich, fatty foods before the ritual Lenten sacrifices and fasting of the […]

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August 27, 2021

Emeriti Social at Thesis Beer Project Wednesday August 25th

By Neath Folger Neath Folger (@neathfolger)

From Joanne Rosener who arranged the event: “It was a hit!  We had probably 30 attend. I think we overwhelmed the place. Lots of new faces!  Definitely will want to do again this fall.” Here are some photos of the event… In fact looking at October 27th 4 – 6 pm to return to Thesis […]

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April 20, 2021

Quarterly Noon Meeting April 15

By Neath Folger Neath Folger (@neathfolger)

Presentation:COVID-19: Virus, Variants, Vaccine and VelocityGregory A. Poland, M.D. To view the presentation, click here. You will need to log in to view.  

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March 17, 2021

Congratulations – Dr. Ruth Johnson

By Neath Folger Neath Folger (@neathfolger)

Congratulations to Dr. Ruth Johnson on her appointment to the University of Minnesota Board of Regents by our Minnesota legislature. She is the seventh Mayo physician to serve in this capacity since Dr. William Mayo in 1907. Dr. Patty Simmons previously served from 2003 to 2018.

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December 31, 2020

Live Webcasts NOW available

By Neath Folger Neath Folger (@neathfolger)

You can now watch live webcasts from many of the Division/Department conferences and/or education programs e.g. Medical Grand Rounds and many more from outside the Mayo firewall. Here is the link you will need for access:**Webcast or (https://mctools.sharepoint.com/teams/PEPS/VideoStreaming/SitePages/Video%20Exchange%20Live%20Streams.aspx) To get a sample of what is available, take a look at this selection coming up in the […]

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December 22, 2020

Armchair Travel

By Neath Folger Neath Folger (@neathfolger)

Many of us long for the day when we can again freely travel within the country or to faraway places. Until we can resume normal travel, you might find it interesting to enjoy “armchair travel” and journey to a couple of places through the eyes and photos of a couple of your colleagues.  Join us […]

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