MCHS ophthalmologist speaks at conference

Published 9:31 am Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Mayo Clinic Health System ophthalmologist Leonid Skorin Jr. recently attended the American Osteopathic Association’s Advocacy for Healthy Partnership conference in Tampa. The keynote speaker was retired astronaut and U.S. Navy Captain Mark Kelly, right, who flew four space missions to the International Space Station. Skorin, left, had the opportunity to discuss with Kelly how space travel can affect eye health and visual function. - Provided

Mayo Clinic Health System ophthalmologist Leonid Skorin Jr. recently attended the American Osteopathic Association’s Advocacy for Healthy Partnership conference in Tampa. The keynote speaker was retired astronaut and U.S. Navy Captain Mark Kelly, right, who flew four space missions to the International Space Station. Skorin, left, had the opportunity to discuss with Kelly how space travel can affect eye health and visual function. – Provided