Current Mailing Address
Mark W. Mahowald
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Present Activity Status: Working
Tell us about your community activities: Sleep medicine education to lay groups.
Family Status: Married
What path has your career taken since your residency? Include military service, private practice, academic career, teaching and research accomplishments.
I have been at HCMC since residency. Initially I was running the EEG laboratory, In conjunction with Dr. Milton Ettinger, developed the MN Regional Sleep Disorders Center in 1978, Since then, I have been concentrating on education and research in the field of sleep medicine. My current status is Professor, Dept. of Neurology, U of MN Medical school, and Chief, Department of Neurology, HCMC.
We are interested in anecdotes and experiences from your residency years. Include interactions among fellow residents and teaching staff.
I will never forget Dr. Bakerís incredible teaching ability. I have fond memories of the camaraderie with the other residents.
Looking back, would you do it again? What would you change?
I certainly would do it again, and I cannot think of anything I would change.
Share your thoughts regarding the changes in medicine since your residency. In your opinion, is Neurology positioned well for the future?
With the incredible advances being made in the neurosciences in general, neurology may be better positioned than many other specialties.