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Michele Halyard

Vice Dean (Retired), Mayo Clinic

Halyard retired in 2023 from the national Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine as the Suzanne Hanson Poole Vice Dean and dean of the Arizona campus. In addition to her roles within the Mayo Clinic, she has served on the Flinn Foundation Arizona Bioscience Roadmap Steering Committee and was the co-founder and President of the Coalition of Blacks Against Breast Cancer in 2010 and the Coalition of Blacks Against Cancer in 2021. She currently serves as the Western Area of The Links, Incorporated Health and Human Services Chair, responsible for health-related programming at 61 chapters in the western United States.