Join the Mayo Clinic Expert Online Radio Program – A Different Topic Every Saturday

Each Saturday, a Mayo Clinic expert presents a one-hour online radio program (Medical Edge Weekend) providing in-depth information and inviting discussion (9 AM to 10 AM Saturday Central Daylight Time). Use the World Clock Converter to convert from US-Minneapolis to the time in your area.

Preview next Saturday’s topic (Oct 3 is Depression)
Each week, you may preview the upcoming weekend’s featured topic & specialist at

Submit questions/comments in advance
There you can also submit questions to the expert in advance via e-mail or Twitter (

Upcoming programs are listed at
In October, for example, listed features are:
• 3 – Dr. Theresa Rummans: Depression
• 10 – Dr. James Swain: Bariatric Surgery
• 17 – Dr. Lynne Shuster: Women’s Health Issues
• 24 – Dr. Gregory Poland: H1N1
• 31 – Dr. Richard Hurt: Nicotine dependence and smoking cessation

To listen and participate during the live event (9 AM to 10 AM Saturday Central Daylight Time), go to
There you can interact during the discussion using Twitter.

Affiliate radio stations will also air the program via mp# files the week after the live event. For links to the growing list of affiliates in the US & Canada, go to

To listen to a past week’s Medical Edge Weekend presentation, click on the link “Medical Edge Weekend [date]”

Past topics include Cancer, Eye Concerns, Heart Surgery, Prostate and Urology, Alzheimer’s, Hand Problems, Stress, GI Problems, Hypertension, and more.

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