8599
Rochester (Minnesota)
Mayo Clinic: On the Cutting Edge of Medicine
Discover a world of medicine at Mayo Clinic, where you’ll speak with renowned doctors, visit the bio-imaging lab and separate myth from fact as you learn to improve your own health.
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Program No. 8599RJ
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6 days
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6 days
5 nights
14 meals
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DAY
1
Orientation/Meet at 4:30 pm on the Mezzanine-Centennial Hall
Rochester, Minnesota
D
The Kahler Grand Hotel

Afternoon: Orientation will start at 4:30 PM in the Centennial Hall located on the mezzanine.

Dinner: Dinner will be served to the Road Scholar participants in a meeting room at the Kahler.

Evening: Participant introductions.

DAY
2
Tour Mayo Research & Cancer Center; Nutrition Topic;Carillon
Rochester, Minnesota
B,L,D
The Kahler Grand Hotel

Breakfast: Breakfast will be at NEDS - the Nutrition, Education and Dining Service cafeteria of Methodist Hospital. NEDS is located directly across the street from the Kahler.

Morning: Lectures on Acupuncture, Stress Management/Resiliency Training

Lunch: Lunch will be in the Kahler Hotel Meeting Room.

Afternoon: Lecture on Balancing Blood Sugars and Healthy Eating; Tour of the Mayo Research Information Center and Cancer Education Center

Dinner: Dinner will be at NEDS - the Nutrition, Education and Dining Service cafeteria of Methodist Hospital. NEDS is located directly across the street from the Kahler.

Evening: Lecture on "The Mayo Clinic Carillon"

DAY
3
Cancer Screening;Pharmaco- Genomics;Alzheimer's; Sleep
Rochester, Minnesota
B,L,D
The Kahler Grand Hotel

Breakfast: Breakfast will be at NEDS - the Nutrition, Education and Dining Service cafeteria of Methodist Hospital. NEDS is located directly across the street from the Kahler.

Morning: Lectures on Cancer Screening and Pharmaco-Genomics

Lunch: Lunch will be in the Kahler Hotel Meeting Room.

Afternoon: Lectures on Stem Cells, Alzheimer's, Good and Bad Sleep

Dinner: Dinner will be at NEDS - the Nutrition, Education and Dining Service cafeteria of Methodist Hospital. NEDS is located directly across the street from the Kahler.

Evening: Presentation on "Women of Mayo Clinic" by author Virginia Wright-Peterson

DAY
4
Tour Bio-Imaging; Rheumatoid Arthritis; Complementary Meds
Rochester, Minnesota
B,L,D
The Kahler Grand Hotel

Breakfast: Breakfast will be at NEDS - the Nutrition, Education and Dining Service cafeteria of Methodist Hospital. NEDS is located directly across the street from the Kahler.

Morning: Lectures on Rheumatoid Arthritis: More than Joint Disease, A Systemic Illness; Caring Canines Animal Therapy

Lunch: Lunch will be in a meeting room at the Kahler Grand Hotel.

Afternoon: Tour of Bio-Imaging Lab at Mayo Clinic; Lecture on Cardiac Risk Reduction

Dinner: Dinner will be at NEDS - the Nutrition, Education and Dining Service cafeteria of Methodist Hospital. NEDS is located directly across the street from the Kahler.

Evening: Free Evening

DAY
5
Parkinson's Disease; Decoding DNA; City Tour/Mayowood Tour
Rochester, Minnesota
B,L
The Kahler Grand Hotel

Breakfast: Breakfast will be at NEDS - the Nutrition, Education and Dining Service cafeteria of Methodist Hospital. NEDS is located directly across the street from the Kahler.

Morning: Lectures on Parkinson's Disease and Decoding our DNA: Genetics and Personal Health.

Lunch: Lunch will be in the Kahler Hotel Meeting Room.

Afternoon: Rochester City Tour and Mayowood Home Tour

Dinner: Dinner at Victoria's Italian Cuisine from 5:15-6:30 PM.

Evening: Free Evening to enjoy Rochester's Thursdays on First and Third

DAY
6
Nutrition/Proton Beam Therapy/Aging in a Positive Way
Rochester, Minnesota
B,L

Breakfast: Breakfast will be at NEDS - the Nutrition, Education and Dining Service cafeteria of Methodist Hospital. NEDS is located directly across the street from the Kahler.

Morning: Lectures on Proton Beam Therapy, Current Nutrition Trends. Presentation on "Aging in a Positive Way"

Lunch: Closing Lunch will be in the Kahler Hotel Meeting Room.

Afternoon: Independent departures after lunch.






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