Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota
Mayo Clinic is a medical practice and medical research group, which is specialized in and known for treatments in hard-to-treat diseases
Mayo Clinic evolved from the frontier practice of Dr. William Worrall Mayo and his two sons. Today Mayo Clinic has three institutions in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota and is governed by a 33-member Board of Trustees.
Mayo Clinic is known for its Biomedical Imagin Resourse (BIR).BIRt is a recognized leader in the field of image technology and software development and dissemination for visualization and quantitative analysis of multi-dimensional, multi-modality biomedical images.
BIR is actively engaged in several research areas and has a long history of both basic and translational research in biomedical imaging science and technology with emphasis on advanced software development and dissemination.
Mayo Clinic is also known for treatment in hard-to-treat diseases, and working in teams for more effective research and health care. The multidisciplinary research teams translate new discoveries rapidly to improve the prevention and treatment of disease and injury.
Mayo authors publish approximately 4600 articles a year in biomedical journals
KI and Mayo have an exchange programme for postdoctoral training.