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November 20th, 2017

Resident Spotlight – Caitrin Coffey and Michael Richter

By Lucinda Gruber gruberl

I am pleased to announce that we had a great showing at the American College of Rheumatology in San Diego recently. Two of our residents, Caitrin and Michael had oral presentations, which is really exciting! Caitrin’s presentation was entitled “Delay of Diagnosis and Treatment in Seronegative Rheumatoid Arthritis: Missing the Window of Opportunity.” Michael had […]

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November 3rd, 2017

Future Gastroenterologists on the Move…

By Lucinda Gruber gruberl

Our residents have been traveling all over to present their research recently. In particular, our residents with a GI interest traveled to the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) annual meeting in Orlando. We had a great showing there. Here are some highlights!        As always, conference are a nice time to network and catch up […]

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Tags: #ACG, #GIRocks!


October 30th, 2017

Mayo with Fantastic Showing at Minnesota ACP

By Lucinda Gruber gruberl

I headed to Minneapolis on Thursday night for the Minnesota Governor’s Council Meeting for ACP. It showcased what all the IM training programs in Minnesota are working on, and I had a chance to meet a couple other chiefs. We also had a nice discussion about advocacy and health policy in Minnesota. This was finished […]

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August 14th, 2017

Resident Spotlight – Dr. Mohamad Adada

By Lucinda Gruber gruberl

It is my pleasure to announce that one of our new residents, Mohamad Adada, is a co-author for a paper recently published in Oncogene. Mohamad (Moe) is a native of Lebanon, and a 2017 MD/PhD graduate from Stony Brook University School of Medicine. He is a resident in our clinical-investigator program with a long-term plan to work in […]

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Digestive Disease Week 2015

May 26th, 2015

Digestive Disease Week 2015

By Chris A. Aakre, M.D. caaakre

Last week we had 10 residents (and many former residents) presenting their work at Digestive Disease Week in Washington, D.C. Alli Yang Alberto Rubio-Tapia George Saffouri Clayton Spiceland Eddie Krajicek Amanda Cartee Cyril Varghese Eric Vargas Valls Kavel Visrodia Nick Crews Congratulations to everyone who presented!

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Tags: DDW


May 6th, 2015

ACP 2015 Recap

By Chris A. Aakre, M.D. caaakre

We had a total of 16 residents presenting at ACP 2015 in Boston this year. Congratulations everyone! Research Abstract Competition Joel Beachey, Paolo Strati, and Priya Vijayvargiya  presented at the research abstract competition. Paolo’s poster was chosen as one of the research winners! Congratulations Paolo! Clinical Vignette Competition Thanh Ho, Greg Kaufman, Stan Henkin, Hannah Nordhues, […]

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Tags: ACP 2015


November 9th, 2014

Minnesota ACP 2014

By Chris A. Aakre, M.D. caaakre

Congratulations to all residents participating in Minnesota ACP this year – we had a total of 55 residents competing in this year’s abstract competition! (Gallery below)

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Tags: Doctors Dilemma, MN ACP, Quality Improvement


November 9th, 2014

Minnesota ACP Ultrasound Course

By Chris A. Aakre, M.D. caaakre

Posing with the stethoscope of the future The Point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) workshop was held during Minnesota ACP 2014 in Minneapolis, MN. The course was co-directed by Dr. Bhagra of Mayo General Internal Medicine (pictured right) and assisted by Chief Residents Luke Seaburg and Chris Aakre. We covered and practiced: Knobology and ultrasound basics Kidney – hydronephrosis […]

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Tags: MN ACP, Ultrasound


October 28th, 2014

ACG 2014

By Chris A. Aakre, M.D. caaakre

Congratulations to all presenters! Jae Park, Class of 2014 – Poster Nick Crews, PGY2 – Poster Clayton Spiceland, PGY2 – Poster Brad Anderson, PGY3 – Poster Alli Yang, PGY2 – Poster Laura Pestana, PGY2 – Poster Moira Hilscher, PGY2 – Poster Alberto Rubio Tapia, PGY2 – Oral Presentation

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Tags: ACG 2014


October 28th, 2014

Practicing What We Preach

By Chris A. Aakre, M.D. caaakre

  Jackson Liang, Class of 2014 and current cardiology fellow at UPenn, recently published an article in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology on the importance of being living examples of the lifestyle we encourage our patients to live. The DAHLC is a great place to work out, but be on the lookout for […]

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Tags: Healthy Living, Mayo Fellows Association