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Aug 22 - 24, 2019 | CME 23.00 | USD $3400 | Rochester, Minnesota
Mayo Clinic Healthy Living Program for Physicians is organized by Mayo Clinic and will be held from Aug 22 - 24, 2019 at Dan Abraham Healthy Living Center - Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America. Designed for You: Mayo Clinic physicians and experts in the areas of wellness, physical activity, nutrition and resiliency designed this course to equip you with the skills necessary to develop individualized wellness plans for yourself, and your patients. Physicians practicing internal medicine, primary care/family medicine, preventive medicine, cardiovascular medicine and endocrinology will find this information applicable to practice. Credits: AMA Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 23 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. ABIM Maintenance of Certification Points Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 23 Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit. American Academy of Family Physicians This Live activity, Healthy Living Program for Physicians, from 01/10/2019 - 10/26/2019, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 19.50 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Description: Be one of the first to experience Mayo Clinic Healthy Living Program for Physicians, a new offering uniquely designed by and for physicians like you. With rising rates of physician burnout, invigorate your knowledge of and commitment to physical activity, nutrition, and resiliency and the mind-body connection through an immersive experience that will benefit you and your patients. Based on The Mayo Clinic Healthy Living Program principles, you will learn how lifestyle medicine can prevent and treat chronic disease and improve quality of life. Unlike traditional CME that uses classroom-based formats to educate physicians, this course offers active, hands-on learning and the creation of an individualized wellness plan. Learning in this personal manner will allow you to better guide patients to make similar healthy behavior changes. Comprehensive Education: • Evidence-based comprehensive wellness program • Experience a personal physical activity assessment, which includes: body composition scan, cardiovascular stress test, movement assessment, strength assessment, physician-led assessment review and a cardiovascular and resistance training plan • Small group sessions, only 15 spaces available per session • One-on-one session with wellness experts: physicians, wellness physical therapists, wellness exercise specialists, certified wellness coaches and dietitian • Learn how to guide your patients on their own wellness journey Learning Objectives Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to: • Recognize the relationship between health behaviors, chronic disease and quality of life. • Assess patient wellness in their own clinical practice. • Create your own individualized wellness plan. • Demonstrate tracking health behaviors.
Aug 24 - 29, 2019 | CME 48.50 | USD $1195 | Rochester, Minnesota
Cardiovascular Board Review for Initial Certification and Recertification (CVBR) 2019 is organized by Mayo Clinic Cardiovascular Medicine CME (CV CME) and will be held from Aug 24 - 29, 2019 at Mayo Civic Center, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America. Accreditation: Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 48.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. • Cardiovascular Board Review for Initial Certification and Recertification (Aug. 24-28) 41 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ • Echo Focus Session - Optional Session (Aug. 29) 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ Target Audience: This course is intended for cardiologists, cardiovascular fellows, and general internists who want both a live forum and online platform to continue learning year-round. This option includes both admission to a 5-day live course in Rochester, Minnesota and the use of the online personalized and adaptive course before, during, and after your attendance (one year subscription). Course Description: Mayo Clinic Cardiovascular Board Review for Initial Certification and Recertification (CVBR) will provide the cardiologist and internist with an overview of all aspects of cardiovascular medicine. Well-known experts in each field will give in-depth, engaging lectures on state-of-the-art subjects in cardiovascular medicine. Each lecture will be followed by a question and answer session with an audience response system. Although this course is designed specifically to prepare the cardiovascular specialist for the cardiovascular boards, it will also provide the practicing cardiologist or internist with an update on the latest knowledge and advances in cardiovascular medicine. Learning Objectives: We have included a sampling of our 164 CVBR course learning objectives for your review. Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to: • Describe the etiology and pathophysiology of restrictive and other non-dilated cardiomyopathies and use this information to effectively diagnose and manage patients. • Recognize and diagnose venous thromboembolism (VTE) and pulmonary embolism using the appropriate algorithm for VTE diagnosis based on a pretest probability of disease assessment strategy. • Identify cardiovascular disease risk factors in patients without known CAD and use them to predict the risk of future coronary events. • Identify the classification and mechanisms of action of antiarrhythmic agents. • Explain the physiologic changes that occur with pregnancy. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Sep 04 - 06, 2019 | USD $1200 | Rochester, Minnesota
International Symposium Mayo Clinic Model of Care 2019 is organized by Mayo Clinic and will be held from Sep 04 - 06, 2019 at Mayo Clinic - Siebens Building - Phillips Hall, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America. Target Audience This symposium is designed for international clinicians, health care executives, administrators and business leaders. Participants should be able to understand English. Course Description: Mayo Clinic has been dedicated to international collaboration for over 100 years, starting with the Mayo brothers, who traveled throughout the world to share medical practices and learn from others. We are honored to continue this tradition with you. Mayo Clinic is pleased to announce a two-day symposium for international medical leaders designed to provide in-depth exposure to the mission, values and systems that have made Mayo Clinic a recognized leader in medicine worldwide. Mayo Clinic senior leadership will share insights on: • The value principles that make up the Mayo Model of Care • The business and management systems that support Mayo's integrated practice • The culture of service excellence that sustains Mayo's ranking as one of the best hospitals in America Through presentations, tours, open discussions, and question and answer sessions, participants will gain a cohesive understanding of Mayo Clinic's integrated model of health care delivery. Whatever your role in health care, we hope you'll find value and new ideas at the symposium. We expect to learn as much from you as you do from us. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Sep 06 - 07, 2019 | CME 15.25 | Rochester, Minnesota
42nd Annual Midwest Glaucoma Symposium 2019 is organized by Mayo Clinic and will be held from Sep 06 - 07, 2019 at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America. Target Audience: This conference is geared toward comprehensive and subspecialty ophthalmologists, residents, fellows, nurses, and other eye care professionals. Accreditation: 15.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ 15.25 Attendance Description: The 42nd Annual Midwest Glaucoma Symposium brings together an outstanding national and international faculty to discuss the latest advances in glaucoma management, from diagnostic tools and evaluation to the latest in medical and surgical therapy. The field of glaucoma is undergoing rapid changes, and the Midwest Glaucoma Symposium will help to integrate these new ideas into current clinical practice and provide a preview to the near future. The Midwest Glaucoma Symposium rotates to a different institution each year, and 2019 marks the first time the symposium will be held at Mayo Clinic. Keynote speakers include Robert Weinreb, UC San Diego (Kapetansky Allergan Lecturer); Jamie Brandt, UC Davis (Cohen Merck Lecture), Kaweh Mansouri, Lausanne, Switzerland (MGS Alcon International Lecture), and Janey Wiggs, Harvard (MGS Allergan Research Lecture). Learning Objectives: Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to: • Identify the new compounds available for medical treatment of glaucoma. • Compare the differences in mechanisms for glaucoma treatments. • Describe the different strategies for visual field testing in glaucoma and how to optimize this for disease monitoring. • Describe the different imaging techniques available for diagnosis of glaucoma and monitoring of disease progression. • Review the different surgical options for glaucoma treatment and the appropriate role for each. • Employ understanding of different treatment options to individualize therapy. • Recognize patients who have difficult to diagnose disease and understand treatment options for difficult to manage situations. • Select appropriate diagnostic and therapeutic options for patients with pediatric glaucoma.
Sep 06 - 08, 2019 | CME 20.00 | Rochester, Minnesota
Interventional Cardiology Review Course for Boards and Recertification is organized by Mayo Clinic Cardiovascular Medicine CME (CV CME) and will be held from Sep 06 - 08, 2019 at Hilton Rochester Mayo Clinic Area, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America. Target Audience: This course is primarily intended for cardiologists and cardiovascular fellows preparing for the ABIM Interventional Cardiology certification/recertification exam. However, this course also provides a focused state-of-the-art review of interventional cardiology topics for all cardiovascular practitioners and trainees. Accreditation: Credit Statement: Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. MOC Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 20.0 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Course Description: This 2 1/2 day course highlights interventional cardiology topics and information with practical application in studying for board certification in interventional cardiology. The course covers basic aspects of interventional cardiology, including catheterization laboratory equipment, radiation physics and safety, pharmacology, and procedural planning and performance. Specific patient lesion and procedural characteristics are highlighted including a review of challenging cases. Learning Objectives: • Describe the “reperfusion dilemma” faced by patients who present to non-primary PCI hospital. • Identify factors that influence revascularization strategies and outcomes in ACS. • Determine indications and appropriate use of anticoagulant therapy in patients undergoing PCI. • Identify the mechanisms of action for recommended classes of antiplatelet therapy with coronary indications. • Recall the indications for IVUS and OCT for quantifying plaque burden, plaque composition, non- atherosclerotic pathology, and assessing stent deployment. • Recognize factors that influence patient selection and outcomes from TAVR and manage complications appropriately. • Estimate the utility of invasive and non-invasive imaging for clinical decision-making in structural heart disease.
Sep 06, 2019 | CME 9.25 | USD $375 | Rochester, Minnesota
Fibromyalgia: Clinical Review and Strategies for Managing Your Patients 2019 is organized by Mayo Clinic and will be held on Sep 06, 2019 at Dan Abraham Healthy Living Center - Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America. Target Audience: This course is designed for physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants who work in the fields of internal medicine, family medicine, physical medicine, and rehabilitation, or psychiatry/psychology who provide care for patients with fibromyalgia. Accreditation: AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM Mayo Clinic College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 9.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. ABIM MOC Points: Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 9.25 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Description: This Meeting will present up-to-date information as well as contemporary approaches/strategies for the treatment of fibromyalgia. The program will cover the many facets of fibromyalgia, with expert faculty presenting evidence-based information and emerging practical clinical approaches. Learning Objectives: • Summarize recent updates, clinical studies, and guidelines that impact the understanding and treatment of fibromyalgia. • Describe the indications and major adverse effects of the commonly used medications for fibromyalgia. • Recognize common clinical pearls in fibromyalgia. • Review both medication and non-medication treatment options for fibromyalgia. • Summarize the underlying process of central sensitization. Time: 07:00 to 17:40
Sep 06 - 07, 2019 | CME 10.00 | USD $100 | Rochester, Minnesota
4th Annual Midwest Pediatric Ophthalmology Symposium 2019 is organized by Mayo Clinic and will be held from Sep 06 - 07, 2019 at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America. Target Audience: This course will be relevant to general eye care as well as subspecialty care in Pediatric Opthalmology. Available credit: 10.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ 9.00 Attendance Description: This Course highlights outstanding pediatric ophthalmologists and programs throughout the Midwest. Topics will include the key diagnostic steps and novel surgical approaches for the treatment of strabismus, amblyopia, and anterior segment disease. Learning Objectives: Upon conclusion of this course, attendees should be able to: • Describe the evaluation and treatment options for various motility disorders. • Recognize the indications and surgical approaches for torsional and small angle strabismus. • Describe novel surgical approaches to strabismus associated with cranial nerve palsy. • Recognize the risk factors and novel management steps in pediatric cataract surgery. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Sep 09 - 10, 2019 | USD $2400 | Rochester, Minnesota
Healthcare Supply Chain - A Mayo Clinic Perspective is organized by Mayo Clinic and will be held from Sep 09 - 10, 2019 at Dan Abraham Healthy Living Center - Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America. Target Audience: This course is designed for middle-level to executive-level healthcare participants with involvement or interest in Supply Chain Management principles & techniques. Description: Mayo Clinic Supply Chain Management (SCM) has been ranked one of the top healthcare supply chains in the United States according to Gartner. Mayo SCM views supply chain strategy differently than most other healthcare organizations. This course is designed to share Mayo’s perspective on how healthcare supply chain can operate as a top decibel performer, with an eye toward future technology, analytics and processes. Mayo SCM Senior Leadership will share insights on: • Aspects of SCM that make Mayo Clinic unique versus its peers • Alignment of staff resources and processes that create a collegial environment toward advancement of patient care • Forward-thinking concepts and ideas that keep Mayo SCM well-positioned for the future Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Sep 09 - 10, 2019 | USD $2000 | Rochester, Minnesota
Checklist for Early Recognition and Treatment of Acute Illness and iNjury (CERTAIN) 2019 is organized by Mayo Clinic and will be held from Sep 09 - 10, 2019 at Assisi Heights Spirituality Center, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America. Description: Implementation of best acute care practices to drive safety and quality improvements remains challenging in many healthcare systems. The CERTAIN (Checklist for Early Recognition and Treatment of Acute Illness and iNjury) program offers healthcare teams a validated, bedside decision support tool to standardize best approaches to evaluation and treatment of acutely ill patients. This course provides participants an interactive opportunity to learn the CERTAIN approach, including hands on, simulation based training. Participants will also learn from the practical experience of an international group of faculty experts, who have implemented this program in intensive care units (ICUs) across five continents over the past 3 years. Other specific topics will also include effective application of information technology, peer collaboration, implementation science tools and change management strategies to provide participants with the information and tools to maximize the opportunity to successfully implement this program in their clinical practice. • CERTAIN has been shown to improve the performance of clinical providers faced with simulated emergencies. • It has been implemented by over 800 providers in a variety of intensive care units (ICUs) and acute care settings across five continents. • This interactive course will provide a simulation-based training experience to teach participants the CERTAIN approach and the best methods to implement this program in their daily patient care activities. Learning Objectives: Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to: • Define the importance of managing acutely ill and injured patients by the standardized, systematic and structured approach. • Incorporate the CERTAIN approach (admission checklist) to manage admission/resuscitation of acutely ill and injured patients. • Incorporate the CERTAIN approach (rounding checklist) to perform daily rounding for acutely ill and injured patients. • Demonstrate the prompter’s role to provide real-time feedback to the team during the admission/resuscitation and rounding using the CERTAIN checklist. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Sep 09, 2019 | CME 8.25 | USD $400 | Rochester, Minnesota
Breast Cancer Care: Innovation, Disruptive Technologies and Early Adopters 2019 is organized by Mayo Clinic and will be held on Sep 09, 2019 at Hilton Rochester Mayo Clinic Area, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America. Target Audience: Surgeons, oncologists, radiologists and pathologists who have a focus in breast cancer care. Accreditation: • 8.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ • 8.25 Attendance Description: As breast cancer care rapidly evolves and many new innovations and technologies are released, it becomes challenging for providers to distinguish the noise from what may be truly practice changing. This unique course addresses this issue, providing a critical, up-to-date look at promising new technology that can be incorporated into practice today, as well as a view into exciting innovations on the near horizon. Featuring: • Presentations by clinician experts who share their practical experience with these new technologies • Sessions focused on critical aspects of breast cancer care • Open panel discussion for presenters and attendees to share experiences and insights • Broadly applicable updates pertaining to all providers who take part in breast cancer care Learning Objectives: Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to: • Cite potential applications of liquid biopsy in clinical practice • Describe the alternatives to wire localization of nonpalpable breast lesions. • Describe the strengths and weaknesses of novel breast imaging technologies • List techniques to decrease positive margin rates in breast cancer surgery • List future alternative treatment approaches in place of current systemic therapy Time: 7:00 am to 5:00 pm