COLUM GORMAN, M.B., B.Ch., Ph.D., now retired, was Chair of Endocrinology at Mayo Clinic, a member of Mayo’s Board of Governors and President of the American Thyroid Association. He has authored more than 100 scientific papers on thyroid diseases, diabetes and information technology. He played an instrumental role in establishing the Alliance for Healthy Aging between the Mayo Clinic, the Noaber Foundation, the University of Grongingen, the VitaValley Group and the Dutch pension organisation PGGM. He was made an Officer of the Dutch Royal Order of Orange-Nassau for his life’s work and for fostering long-standing research partnerships with the Netherlands.
Colum Gorman is a member of the board of The Owls Foundation.