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Mayo Clinic trainee and researcher examining samples in a lab

Mayo Clinic is a leading academic medical and research center with an annual research budget of $890 million, of which $565 million comes from external grants and contracts.

During your training, you have the opportunity to work on a wide range of basic, translational and clinical research projects in state-of-the-art facilities. You can also conduct clinical research in conjunction with your clinical rotations.

Most residencies and fellowships include dedicated research time designed to enhance the training experience.

Yassmeen Abdel-Aty, M.D.


Yassmeen Abdel-Aty, M.D.

Research by the numbers: People

Research by the numbers: Facilities

Research by the numbers: Studies and publications

Student doing research

Research at Mayo Clinic

Key factors that distinguish Mayo Clinic research include:

  • Collaborative, sharing environment
  • Outstanding laboratories and facilities
  • Access to clinical data for research
  • Centralized research resources
  • Biostatistics and scientific publication services
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