I received a nice email last week from Ashley Bedard, Chapter Coordinator for the Minnesota chapter of the American College of Healthcare executives, highlighting the benefits she's seen from participating in our Mayo Clinic Social Media Network (MCSMN). I'm sharing this with her permission.

I am very grateful for the [...]

By Lee Aase • March 6, 2020

Katherine Y. Brown, Ed.D., MSEd, OTR/L champions MCSMN – “a  network of people passionate about social media.”

“When I took my position as director, communities of practice and Assistant Professor, at Meharry Medical College I was doing research on ways to engage our stakeholders and Mayo Clinic kept coming up [...]

By Dan Hinmon, MCSMN Director • October 15, 2019

What if I told you the hardest thing about living with a genetic bleeding disorder, like hemophilia, isn’t the joint damage, the surgeries or any of the other physical hurdles? What if I told you, what “hurts” the most is going through a lifetime worth of struggles, disappointments, obstacles, and being told no! The [...]

By Justin McClanahan • October 4, 2019

“So, tell me what’s been going on, Chris.”

I watched intently as my neurologist – who I had only met thirty seconds before – settled into his chair in the exam room. Upbeat and cheerful, he had a smile on his face, which is just what I needed at that moment of vulnerability. Without [...]

By Chris Anselmo • August 16, 2019

We’re pleased to welcome Rady Children’s Hospital – San Diego as the newest corporate member of the Mayo Clinic Social Media Network.

Rady Children’s is a nonprofit, 524-bed pediatric-care facility dedicated to excellence in care, research, and teaching. They [...]

By Dan Hinmon, MCSMN Director • August 12, 2019

Tony Hart will present "Donate Life Word of Mouth Campaigns" at the Mayo Clinic Social Media Network 2019 Annual Conference. To learn more from Tony and other expert speakers, please join us!

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By Tony Hart, Champion Specialist • August 6, 2019

Jonathan Martinez will present "Talk with Docs: Humanizing Faculty Through Video" at the Mayo Clinic Social Media Network 2019 Annual Conference. To learn more from Jonathan and other expert speakers, please join us!

It’s not uncommon in the digital age for us to glance at a restaurant’s Yelp photo [...]

By Jonathan Martinez • July 11, 2019