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Jul 13, 2017

Radiology Careers

By Career Awareness @careerawareness
Radiology Careers In just 12 months you can become a Nuclear Medicine Technologist or a Radiation Therapist! Radiology is an exciting and challenging career area that involves direct patient contact and the use of highly sophisticated equipment to create anatomical images that help physicians diagnose disease, injury or disability. Certificate [...]
Radiology Careers
Jun 30, 2017

‘We Can Do Anything But Hear,’ Marissa Larson Tells Colleagues

By Career Awareness @careerawareness
Marissa, Clinical Research Coordinator at Mayo Clinic’s Rochester Campus, explains what it’s like to be deaf and shares tips for communicating in the work place. Learn more!
‘We Can Do Anything But Hear,’ Marissa Larson Tells Colleagues
Jun 27, 2017

Nursing Specialties

By Career Awareness @careerawareness
Nursing Specialties Did you know the medical practice at Mayo Clinic includes more than 60 medical specialties that offer a career-enhancing setting for the professional nurse? Opportunities exist in perioperative (surgical), hospital (inpatient) and ambulatory (outpatient) care areas. Learn more! Related: Nursing careers, programs and specialties.
Nursing Specialties
Jun 26, 2017

Nursing Radiology

By Career Awareness @careerawareness
Nursing Radiology What does Ally love most about Radiology?  If you like to work with pediatric patients through older adults, Nursing in Radiology could be for you! Related: Nursing Careers, Programs and Stories >> More than 60 Nursing Specialties >> Radiology  
Nursing Radiology
May 4, 2017

Tattoos and Body Art: Conceal or Reveal in the Workplace

By Career Awareness @careerawareness
Tattoos and Body Art: Conceal or Reveal in the Workplace Your tattoo(s) and body art are special. Whether permanent or temporary, they represent your journey in life. Your appearance and self-expression create a personal image. As you begin searching for a career, you’ll notice that employers also have an image [...]
Tattoos and Body Art: Conceal or Reveal in the Workplace
Apr 19, 2017

Transgender and Intersex Specialty Care Clinic

By Career Awareness @careerawareness
Transgender and Intersex Specialty Care Clinic Integrated care specialists — endocrinologists, psychologists, nurse practitioners, social workers and, eventually, surgeons — play equal roles in meeting the needs of transgender patients and those with differences of sexual development (DSD), or intersex. Learn more!  
Transgender and Intersex Specialty Care Clinic
Apr 17, 2017

Child Life Specialist

By Career Awareness @careerawareness
Child Life Specialist Carlie Tourdot, Child Life Specialist, shares her role of enhancing the pediatric medical experience for patients and their family. Plus, what experience, education and classes do you need to become a Child Life Specialist? Learn more!
Child Life Specialist
Apr 12, 2017

TV Studio and Master Control Tour

By Career Awareness @careerawareness
TV Studio and Master Control Tour Go behind-the-scenes of Mayo Clinic TV Studio and Master Control in this periscope broadcast. See where live media interviews, news conferences and educational programming are created and distributed throughout Mayo Clinic and anywhere in the world via web or satellite uplink. Related: Public Affairs Communications [...]
TV Studio and Master Control Tour
Apr 10, 2017

Mayo mentors build confidence, introduce tech appeal to young Technovation participants

By Career Awareness @careerawareness
From left to right are Julia-Rose Anderson and Maren Mader — both of Center for Innovation — and Zulbiye Jorgensen, Center for Connected Care. Mayo mentors build confidence, introduce tech appeal to young Technovation participants When Zulbiye Jorgensen, project manager, Center for Connected Care, began mentoring a team of Byron, Minnesota, high school girls in 2016 as part of the international Technovation Challenge, she asked the girls what careers they were considering. [...]
Mayo mentors build confidence, introduce tech appeal to young Technovation participants
Apr 7, 2017

Nurse Practitioner

By Career Awareness @careerawareness
Nurse Practitioner Kari Williams, Nurse Practitioner in Hospital Internal Medicine at Mayo Clinic, shares her career story and why she "loves" her job so much. Related: What does it take to be a Nurse Practitioner? >> Mayo Clinic Nurse Practitioner Programs 
Nurse Practitioner
Apr 3, 2017

Project SEARCH at Mayo Clinic

By Career Awareness @careerawareness
Project SEARCH Project SEARCH at Mayo Clinic gives high school students with cognitive disabilities total immersion work experiences. View ABC 6 News coverage on the program with Alex Streffl and Simon Ngkwery.
Project SEARCH at Mayo Clinic
Mar 3, 2017

Transforming a life: Mayo Clinic's first face transplant

By Career Awareness @careerawareness
Transforming a life: Mayo Clinic's first face transplantThree years leading up to Mayo Clinic's first face transplant, dozens of medical specialists refined their surgical techniques and developed their approach. The transplant team rehearsed the full operation more than 30 times. Discover how they achieved a remarkable transformation with a complex surgery that "exceeded" the [...]
Transforming a life: Mayo Clinic's first face transplant
Feb 13, 2017

17th Biennial Celebration of Research

By Misty Cockram @mistycockram
17th Biennial Celebration of Research inspires high school students to explore careers that transform medicine. Related: High School Mentorships >> Research Careers >> Clinical Lab Careers
17th Biennial Celebration of Research
Dec 29, 2016

Living and Breathing Medicine - Clerkship

By Career Awareness @careerawareness
Living and Breathing Medicine - Clerkship Third year Mayo Clinic Medical Student, Theresa Cheng, talks about transitioning to the wards as she works towards becoming a compassionate physician, translating the knowledge learned in first and second year into the reality of patient-centered medicine. Learn more!
Living and Breathing Medicine - Clerkship
Dec 27, 2016

Practicing Real Life Medicine – Residency Boot Camp

By Career Awareness @careerawareness
Practicing Real Life Medicine  – Residency Boot Camp Fourth year Mayo Clinic Medical Student, Kayla Nixon, describes her experience in “residency boot camp,” a preparation in the curriculum at Mayo Medical School for residencies of all types. Kayla explains how Mayo Clinic Medical School integrates hands-on and didactic experiences to [...]
Practicing Real Life Medicine  – Residency Boot Camp
Dec 20, 2016

When It Comes to Recruitment , Mayo Clinic Eschews Fads for Something Bigger

By Career Awareness @careerawareness
When It Comes to Recruitment, Mayo Clinic Eschews Slides for Something Bigger When looking for new recruits, how do companies attract the best and brightest? According to a recent article in the Huffington Post, some of today's popular recruitment efforts include the obvious (competitive salaries), the day-dreamy (limitless vacations), and, [...]
When It Comes to Recruitment , Mayo Clinic Eschews Fads for Something Bigger
Dec 16, 2016

Project SEARCH Helps Young Adults With Disabilities Dream, Find Meaningful Work

By Career Awareness @careerawareness
Project SEARCH Helps Young Adults With Disabilities Dream, Find Meaningful Work Project SEARCH High School Transition Program helps young adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities gain skills needed to enter the workforce. Jakob, who has autism spectrum disorder, was part of the first group of interns at Mayo Clinic and says [...]
Project SEARCH Helps Young Adults With Disabilities Dream, Find Meaningful Work
Dec 13, 2016

3D Printing Technology

By Career Awareness @careerawareness
3D Printing Technology Did you know 3D printed models are used to treat patients and help surgeons perform complex surgeries? Dr. Jay Morris, neurologist at Mayo Clinic, shares the advantages and future of 3D printing while giving you a tour of 3D models from around the world during this Business [...]
3D Printing Technology
Dec 12, 2016

The Unique Experience of Mayo Clinic Medical School

By Misty Cockram @mistycockram
The Unique Experience of Mayo Clinic Medical School Gain a glimpse at the unique experience of the Mayo Clinic Medical School. Hear from our students and faculty as to what they feel makes us unique, including selectives, flexible scheduling opportunities, early exposure to clinical medicine and our small class size.
The Unique Experience of Mayo Clinic Medical School
Dec 8, 2016

Less than 11 days to Register for Respiratory Therapy Discovery Lab!

By Misty Cockram @mistycockram
Sponsored by Mayo Clinic Department of Respiratory Therapy and Respiratory Therapy education program www.mayo.edu/mshs  
Less than 11 days to Register for Respiratory Therapy Discovery Lab!
Dec 5, 2016

Learning from the Best – Basic Doctoring

By Misty Cockram @mistycockram
Learning from the Best – Basic Doctoring First year Mayo Clinic Medical Student, Chris Aiudi, practices the physical exam on fellow first year student, Mark Li. Chris describes his experience at Mayo Clinic Medical School learning from the best of the best, world-renowned physicians and faculty at the Mayo Clinic. Learn [...]
Learning from the Best – Basic Doctoring
Dec 1, 2016

Rochester, Minnesota tops best city for working women

By Misty Cockram @mistycockram
Rochester, Minnesota tops best city for working women Why is Rochester, Minnesota ranked #1 in the nation for working women? Learn more!
Rochester, Minnesota tops best city for working women