The long-term research goals of David W. Larson, M.D., M.B.A., include the translation of science and clinical outcomes into broad-based practice changes that improve the lives of patients.
- Minimally invasive surgery and robotics
- Cancer and complex cancer care
- Enhanced recovery and care process models
- Inflammatory bowel disease
- Diverticulitis and microbiome
- Neurolinguistic programming and informatics in health care
Significance to patient care
The research Dr. Larson has engaged in over the last 20 years has led to multiple practice changes impacting health care delivery within Mayo Clinic, across the United States and the world. Dr. Larson's work is leading to lifesaving practices and is providing patients with the highest value and quality of care.
- Liaison, Commission on Cancer, American College of Surgeons, 2014
- Standards member, National Comprehensive Cancer Network, 2014
- Fellow, American College of Surgeons, 2007
- Member, American College of Surgeons, 2007
- Member, New Technologies Committee, American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, 2006