David Hayes, M.D.Professor of Medicine, Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Medical Director, Mayo Clinic Care Network
David Hayes is Medical Director of the Mayo Clinic Care Network and has created bi-directional tools that can assist with complex care whether a patient begins at Mayo Clinic or at other healthcare providers in the network. The tools enable video conferencing and electronic consultations - tools that help make sure the patient can get a second opinion without traveling across the United States.
Dr. Hayes received his Bachelor's degree in Biology and Doctorate of Medicine, with distinction, from the University of Missouri in Kansas City, MO. He completed his Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine, and his Residency in Cardiovascular Disease, at the Mayo Graduate School of Medicine in Rochester, MN. He also completed training in cardiac pacing at Montefiore Medical Center in New York, training in nuclear cardiology at Cornell University Medical Center in New York, and a Traveling Fellowship at the Surgical Clinic Val d'Or in Saint Cloud, France. Dr. Hayes received a Young Investigator's Award from the North American Society of Pacing and Electrophysiology. He is a member of Alpha-Omega-Alpha, and was the first recipient of the E. Grey Dimond "Take-Wing" Award. Dr. Hayes is the immediate past Chair of the Cardiovascular Division, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN and currently serves as the Medical Director of the Mayo Clinic Care Network. He has lectured worldwide and his interests in cardiac implantable devices have resulted in multiple publications on various aspects of pacing and defibrillation. He has published a total of 279 manuscripts and 459 abstracts. He is a past-president of the Heart Rhythm Society and remains active in this organization as well as the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association.