117 episodes

A Mayo Clinic podcast for laboratory professionals, physicians, and students, hosted by Justin Kreuter, M.D., assistant professor of laboratory medicine and pathology at Mayo Clinic, featuring educational topics and insightful takeaways to apply in your practice.

Lab Medicine Rounds Mayo Clinic Laboratories

    • Health & Fitness
    • 4.8 • 16 Ratings

A Mayo Clinic podcast for laboratory professionals, physicians, and students, hosted by Justin Kreuter, M.D., assistant professor of laboratory medicine and pathology at Mayo Clinic, featuring educational topics and insightful takeaways to apply in your practice.

    Exploring the Lab's Vital Role in Healthcare

    Exploring the Lab's Vital Role in Healthcare

    In this episode of “Lab Medicine Rounds,” host Justin Kreuter, M.D., speaks with Chancey Christenson, M.D., about the lab's important role in healthcare. Timestamps:0:00 Intro01:00 Why is it important to highlight the extensive presence of the laboratory in current medical practice?05:20 What’s the story of how you first came to appreciate the extensive role of the medical laboratory?07:03 How do you and your team work together for efficient patient care?10:15 Do you have any thoughts or advice for how to move through setbacks and creating that environment where people feel empowered to speak?11:57 How do you see the role of the laboratory evolving in the coming years?17:35 Closing

    • 18 min
    Drawing the Line: The Rationale Behind Blood Tube Collection Order

    Drawing the Line: The Rationale Behind Blood Tube Collection Order

    In this episode of “Lab Medicine Rounds,” host Justin Kreuter, M.D., speaks with Brooke Katzman, Ph.D., to discuss the blood tube collection order.
    Show Notes:0:00 Intro0:41 Rational of blood tube order3:15 Direct and indirect contamination4:58 Draw order8:11 Serum vs. Plasma10:23 Testing for specific analytes12:39 Interferences14:38 Teaching order of draw17:22 Best practices20:41 Closing

    • 20 min
    The Bullet Catch and Other Deadly Illusions!

    The Bullet Catch and Other Deadly Illusions!

    In this episode of “Lab Medicine Rounds,” host Justin Kreuter, M.D., speaks with Reade Quinton, M.D., assistant professor of laboratory medicine and pathology, to discuss a popular topic at this year’s 9th Annual Forensic Science Symposium, the bullet catch and other deadly illusions.  Timestamps:0:00 Introduction
    0:45 Forensic Science Symposium discussion3:30 Historical conference topics5:50 Story of the bullet catch illusion 10:00 Approach to storytelling12:45 Developing presentation skills16:30 Outro

    • 17 min
    Maximizing Impact Through Admin-Lab Collaboration

    Maximizing Impact Through Admin-Lab Collaboration

    In this episode of “Lab Medicine Rounds,” host Justin Kreuter, M.D., speaks with operations administrator Mark Brown to discuss the significance of collaborating with administrators.
    Show notes: 0:00 Intro0:59 Importance of working with lab administrators3:00 Role of administrators10:20 Resetting with admins14:20 Supporting wellbeing

    • 17 min
    Charting the Course: The Journey to Becoming a Physician-Scientist

    Charting the Course: The Journey to Becoming a Physician-Scientist

    In this episode of “Lab Medicine Rounds,” host Justin Kreuter, M.D., speaks with Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa, M.D., a neurosurgeon and scientist at Mayo Clinic. From humble beginnings as a migrant worker, his story is one of resilience, determination, and a relentless pursuit of knowledge.
    Timestamps:0:00 Introduction1:54 Importance for physicians to play a role in science5:28 Setting yourself up for success9:48 Inquisitive mind14:00 Mentoring22:00 Looking ahead23:55 Outro

    • 24 min
    Recruiting for Careers in Laboratory Medicine

    Recruiting for Careers in Laboratory Medicine

    In this episode of “Lab Medicine Rounds,” host Justin Kreuter, M.D., speaks with placement coordinator Jamie Herget to discuss recruitment initiatives within the laboratory profession.
    Timestamps:0:00 Introduction0:59 Importance of recruitment2:57 What roles are being recruited?5:31 Effective strategies for recruitment9:28 Ineffective strategies for recruitment15:01 Trends & Collaborations
    Resources:www.jobs.mayoclinic.orgClinical Laboratory Technologist/Scientist - CLT/CLS/MLS at Mayo Clinic 

    • 18 min

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4.8 out of 5
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16 Ratings

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