Clayton T. Cowl, M.D., M.S.

  1. Occupational Medicine Specialist
  2. Pulmonologist
  3. Chair, Preventive, Occupational and Aerospace Medicine
  1. Lung disorder
  2. Occupational asthma
  • Aerospace physiology
  • Inhalational toxicology
  • Occupational lung diseases
  1. 2000
    Fellow - Pulmonary & Critical Care MedicineMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 1997
    Fellow - Preventive Medicine/Environmental Health/Occupational MedicineUniversity of Iowa
  3. 1996
    MS - Preventive Medicine & Environmental HealthUniversity of Iowa
  4. 1995
    Resident - Internal MedicineUniversity of Iowa
  5. 1992
    MDNorthwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  6. 1988
    BS - Chemistry; Minor JournalismPacific Lutheran University

Certifications

  1. 2001
    Occupational MedicineAmerican Board of Preventive Medicine
  2. 1999
    Pulmonary DiseaseAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  3. 1995
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2018
    Master Educator AwardAmerican College of Chest Physicians (CHEST)
  2. 2013
    Innovation in Education AwardMayo School of Continuous Professional Development, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  3. 2008
    Laureate AwardDepartment of Internal Medicine
  4. 2000
    Pulmonary Disease Fellows Research AwardAventis Pharmaceuticals
  5. 1999
    Clinical Research AwardMayo Clinic
  6. 1998
    Glaxo Wellcome Young Investigator AwardAmerican College of Physicians
  7. 1997
    Clinical Research AwardMayo Clinic
  8. 1995
    Clinical ScholarAmerican College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
  9. 1993
    Jerry L. Pettis Memorial AwardAmerican Medical Association
  10. 1992
    Alpha Omega AlphaNorthwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  11. 1992
    Clinical Research AwardBaxter Laboratories
  12. 1988
    Magna Cum LaudePacific Lutheran University

Professional memberships

  1. 2018 - 2019
    PresidentAmerican College of Chest Physicians
  2. 2017 - present
    President-PastCivil Aviation Medical Association
  3. 2015 - 2017
    PresidentCivil Aviation Medical Association
  4. 2013 - present
    Elected FellowInternational Academy of Aviation and Space Medicine
  5. 2012 - 2013
    DirectorFutureWorks Platform, Mayo Clinic Center for Innovation
  6. 2011 - 2014
    Medical DirectorMayo Clinic Preferred Response, Mayo Clinic Global Business Solutions
  7. 2010 - 2020
    Board Member at LargeBoard of Regents, American College of Chest Physicians
  8. 2009
    Scientific Program ChairCivil Aviation Medical Association
  9. 2009 - present
    MemberBoard of Trustees, Civil Aviation Medical Association
  10. 2009 - present
    Editorial Board MemberMayo Clinic Health Letter
  11. 2008 - 2010
    President-PastSigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society
  12. 2007 - present
    FellowAerospace Medical Association
  13. 2007 - 2008
    PresidentSigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society
  14. 2006 - 2009
    ChairCouncil of NetWorks, American College of Chest Physicians
  15. 2004 - 2010
    Medical Transportation Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  16. 2004 - 2006
    ChairOccupational/Environmental Medicine NetWork, American College of Chest Physicians
  17. 2003 - present
    FellowAmerican College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine
  18. 2003 - present
    FellowPulmonary Committee, American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
  19. 2002 - 2013
    MemberMayo Clinic Respirator Surveillance Program
  20. 2000 - 2013
    ChairPreventive & Occupational Medicine Research Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  21. 2000 - 2008
    MemberInternal Medicine Research Advisory Group, Department of Internal Medicine
  22. 2000 - 2013
    ChiefSection of Aviation/Aerospace Medicine, Division of Preventive, Occupational and Aerospace Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  23.  
    Study Section MemberNational Institutes for Occupational Safety & Health
  24.  
    MemberAmerican Thoracic Society
  25.  
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  26.  
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association
  27.  
    MemberCorporate & Sustaining Membership Committee, Aerospace Medical Association
  28.  
    MemberAir Transport Committee, Aerospace Medical Association
  29.  
    MemberPulmonary Physiology NetWork, American College of Chest Physicians
  30.  
    MemberAirline Medical Directors Association
  31.  
    MemberGovernment Relations Committee, American College of Chest Physicians

Publications

Research activities

See a description of research activities.