Save the date for Transform 2014, which will be held Sept. 7-9, 2014.
The Transform symposium is the multidisciplinary conference for thought-provoking, inspiring ideas hosted by the Mayo Clinic Center for Innovation.
Gary Slutkin, M.D., and Rev. Tim White of Cure Violence discussing violence interrupters with John Hockenberry at Transform 2013.
Bobbie S. Gostout, M.D., of Mayo Clinic discussing the OB Nest project with John Hockenberry and project participants at Transform 2013.
The Mayo Clinic Center for Innovation approaches its work with a "Think big. Start small. Move fast.™" philosophy. How are you thinking big?
At Transform, speakers do more than just present — they're also engaged and challenged. Every speaker is also encouraged to be available to participants for further discussion.
Watch our 2013 main stage presentations by selecting a speaker or browsing all talks.
"The symposium was wonderful with a great atmosphere. The arrangements and organization were terrific — thank you for all you did and making this into a great occasion for all the attendees." — Transform 2012 speaker Adam Darkins, M.D., Department of Veterans Affairs
Workshop participants in the Transform 2013 Digging In session "How Can Comics Help Us Understand Health?" facilitated by MK Czerwiec, R.N., M.A., Northwestern University, and Michael Green, M.D., Penn State College of Medicine.
Douglas L. Wood, M.D., Mayo Clinic, engaging with audience members at Transform 2013.
Save the date for Transform 2014: Sept. 7-9, 2014. Registration will open in April 2014.
If you are interested in sponsoring Transform 2014, contact the Center for Innovation.
"Health and design together? Who would have thought! I've never, ever experienced anything like this."
"We simply can't carry on the way we have been. We have to radically transform the industry."
As in past years, Mayo Civic Center in downtown Rochester, Minn., will be the site of Transform 2013. We've reserved blocks of rooms at several nearby hotels. See travel and lodging details.
Transform speakers are inventors, designers, CEOs, physicians, scientists, educators, engineers, researchers, writers and more from a wide range of organizations.
Get a feel for the diversity and energy of Transform by watching past presentations and checking out last year's speakers.
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