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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Nov 17, 2019

Watch Party! Connect featured on Mayo Clinic Radio

By Colleen Young, Connect Director @colleenyoung
Mayo Clinic Connect is the star feature of this Mayo Clinic Radio podcast. I was honored to share the spotlight as community director of Connect with Rosemary Huckleberry, transplant recipient and volunteer mentor for Mayo Clinic Connect. Co-hosts Tom Shives, M.D. and Tracy McCray made us feel very welcome [...]
Watch Party! Connect featured on Mayo Clinic Radio
Nov 8, 2019

Finding Relief with Fellow Patients: Meet @gardeningjunkie 

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? @gardeningjunkie: I learned individuals must become involved in [...]
Finding Relief with Fellow Patients: Meet @gardeningjunkie 
Nov 5, 2019

Fellow Connect members give a panel presentation at Mayo Clinic conference

By Colleen Young, Connect Director @colleenyoung
Recently, Mayo Clinic Connect members and volunteer mentors @IndianaScott @rosemarya @hopeful33250 and @johnbishop took to the stage at the Mayo Clinic Social Media Network (MCSMN) conference for a panel presentation, moderated by me, @colleenyoung, Connect community director. The MCSMN is a professional network and collaborative learning community of those [...]
Fellow Connect members give a panel presentation at Mayo Clinic conference
Oct 24, 2019

Advocating for Those Who Feel Alienated from Health Care Spaces: Meet @ayeshasharma 

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? @ayeshasharma: Moderator @kanaazpereira introduced me to Connect! [...]
Advocating for Those Who Feel Alienated from Health Care Spaces: Meet @ayeshasharma 
Oct 21, 2019

How to add Connect to your Safe Senders List

By Lisa Lucier, Connect Moderator @lisalucier
If you’ve been participating in discussions on Mayo Clinic Connect and suddenly it seems they all dried up — no more email notifications — it might be your email client.  Email notifications from Connect may be going to spam or bouncing, stopping all emails from appearing in your inbox. [...]

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