Barbara Woodward Lips Patient Education Center

The Barbara Woodward Lips Patient Education Center has re-opened.

  • Virtual (Zoom) patient education classes will continue to be our primary mode of delivery for the classes we offer
  • In person classes are limited to 3 total people in a classroom at a time (instructor, patient, patient support person)
    • Exceptions may be granted on a case by case basis
  • We can't yet accommodate in-person group classes
  • Computers are not available for visitor use

The Patient Education Center is also accepting telephone calls during normal business hours, both to request virtual education visits and for requests to mail information about your medical condition to you.

Video education sessions

Classes are free and available to Mayo Clinic patients. To participate in a video education visit, you'll need to set up a Patient Online Services account. To register for a class, call 507-284-8140.

Mailing information on your condition

To request information about your medical condition be mailed to you free of charge, call 507-284-8140. Please be ready to provide your Mayo Clinic patient number.

Hours of operation

  • 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central time, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday
  • 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central time, Thursday
  • Closed holidays

More information

Learn about the education center's namesake, Barbara Woodward Lips.