Mayo Clinic Health System holds Research Day in La Crosse to highlight local work

LA CROSSE (WKBT) – The latest in local medical research was on display Wednesday at Mayo Clinic Health System in La Crosse.

The second annual Southwest Wisconsin Research Day featured keynote speakers from Mayo Clinic discussing their experienced and improvements in the hospital system.

Attendees also checked out poster presentations that highlight local clinical and scholarly research.

“Our theme this year is that of quality and practice improvement, which is really an effort to focus on improving various processes in our health care operations so that we can improve care for our patients,” said Eric St. Louis, the research chair at Mayo Clinic Health System of Southwest Wisconsin.

The research ranged from sports science to disparities in health care.