Episode 114: Postcard Connections with Dr. Justin Kreuter

I’m joined by Dr. Justin Kreuter, who’s known around Mayo Clinic as the Bow Tie Bandit of Blood. His day job includes:

  • Program director for the transfusion medicine fellowship
  • Medical director of the blood donor center
  • Associate medical director of the histocompatibility laboratory
  • Laboratory director at Federal Medical Center — Rochester
  • Alumnus of the Harvard Macy Institute’s program for educators in health professions

He’s also and avid postcard and letter writer. Artist. Musician. And podcaster. In this wide-ranging chat, we cover a lot of ground, all with a focus on how postcards connect people.

You can find Justin at these places:

Instagram: @kreutermd


Bow Tie Bandit of Blood Podcast


And here’s a link to an article about the need for blood donations and how your donations save lives. 

Hand-painted postcard by Dr. Justin Kreuter

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