About Connect: Who, What & Why

Mayo Clinic Connect is an online community that connects people. In the About Connect page, find out more about members, mentors and the community. Meet the team of Mayo Clinic moderators and how the community is managed.  Review the community guidelines and learn how you can get the most from your Connect experience.

Twice a month, a member of your Connect community is featured in the Member Spotlights. Follow the About Connect page to get updates about members and the community.

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Sep 27, 2019

Surprised to Connect with So Many with My Rare Disease: Meet @astaingegerdm

By Rosemary, Volunteer Mentor @rosemarya
Member Spotlights feature interviews with fellow Connect members. Learn more about members you’ve connected with and some you haven’t met yet. Nominate a member you think should share the spotlight. ROSEMARY: What brought you to Mayo Clinic Connect? What motivates you to take part in the community? [...]
Surprised to Connect with So Many with My Rare Disease: Meet @astaingegerdm
Sep 13, 2019

Replies and @mentions: How do I know who is replying to whom?

By Colleen Young, Connect Director @colleenyoung
You can join discussions on Connect by replying to other members’ messages. You can also mention specific members in your reply so they know you’re responding specifically to them. All replies are seen by everyone. What is a reply? A reply is a response to a message or comment. You [...]
Replies and @mentions: How do I know who is replying to whom?
Aug 23, 2019

Sustained on Her Journey by Connect Members: Meet @cindylb

By Teresa, Volunteer Mentor @hopeful33250
Member Spotlights feature interviews with fellow Connect members. Learn more about members you’ve connected with and some you haven’t met yet. Nominate a member you think should share the spotlight. TERESA: What brought you to Mayo Clinic Connect? @cindylb: When I was diagnosed with breast cancer, I had [...]
Sustained on Her Journey by Connect Members: Meet @cindylb
Aug 9, 2019

Finding open, honest conversations with others: Meet @2011panc

By Rosemary, Volunteer Mentor @rosemarya
Member Spotlights feature interviews with fellow Connect members. Learn more about members you’ve connected with and some you haven’t met yet. Nominate a member you think should share the spotlight. ROSEMARY: What brought you to Mayo Clinic Connect? @2011panc: I found Mayo Clinic Connect several years [...]
Finding open, honest conversations with others: Meet @2011panc
Jul 26, 2019

Transforming stigma to acceptance: Meet @jakedduck1

By John, Volunteer Mentor @johnbishop
Member Spotlights feature interviews with fellow Connect members. Learn more about members you’ve connected with and some you haven’t met yet. Nominate a member you think should share the spotlight. JOHN: What brought you to Connect? What motivates you to take part in the community? @jakedduck1: [...]
Transforming stigma to acceptance: Meet @jakedduck1

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