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Today's Highlights Include: US FDA seeks to allow salt substitutes in everyday foods, radioactive water leaks at Minn. nuclear plant for 2nd time, and pushback grows over mental health impacts of social media.
Mayo Clinic Laboratories is thrilled to participate in the American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting 2023.
The 23rd International Surgical Pathology Symposium is an exciting opportunity for practicing surgical pathologists to expand their knowledge and skills. Presented by Mayo Clinic Laboratories, this four-day conference will cover a wide range of topics, from common diagnostic dilemmas to uncommon cases, and will feature presentations from leading experts in the field.
Today's highlights include: End of Covid emergency will usher in changes across the US health system, vaccine makers prep bird flu shot for humans ‘just in case’; rich nations lock in supplies, and a nuclear power plant leaked contaminated water in Minnesota.
Join us at Phlebotomy 2023, a two-day conference presented by Mayo Clinic Laboratories. This event is a valuable opportunity for phlebotomists and other patient care staff to expand their knowledge and skills in the field of phlebotomy.
Today's Highlights Include: Rochester public schools receives grant to support youth mental health, and FDA releases new regs intended to help detect breast cancer sooner.
Medical Laboratory Professionals Week, an annual celebration held in April, is a great time to raise awareness of the impact the laboratory has on patients and providers in the community. Lab Week is also an opportunity to spotlight the hardworking staff and the value they bring to the communities they serve. The Mayo Clinic Laboratories outreach team shares some ways you can celebrate Lab Week while raising awareness of how the community laboratory provides essential health care services.
In a post on Mayo Clinic’s News Network, Mayo Clinic’s director of Clinical Virology, Matthew Binnicker, Ph.D., explains the concern over a potential human-to-human outbreak of avian influenza and what’s being done at Mayo Clinic and elsewhere to mitigate that risk.
Presented by Mayo Clinic Laboratories and Mayo Clinic’s Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, the 8th Annual Forensic Science Symposium is designed for medical examiners, coroners, death investigators, county attorneys, funeral directors, crime technicians, and law enforcement officers interested in forensic science.
Today's Highlights Include: University of Minnesota, State health department launch scholarship for public health studies, diabetes and obesity are on the rise in young adults, A study says, and U.S. to lift Covid testing requirements on travelers from China.
In February 2023, Mayo Clinic Laboratories announced fifteen new tests along with numerous reference value changes, obsolete tests, and algorithm changes.