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4th Annual Anesthesiology Update

Mackinac Island, MI US
August 13, 2021 to August 15, 2021

Course Directors: Robert J. Friedhoff, M.D. and Timothy R. Long, M.D.

August 13 - 15, 2021 - Grand Hotel - Mackinac Island, Michigan

The 4th Annual Anesthesiology Update presents the latest updates at the forefront of anesthesiology that you can apply to your practice immediately. Topics include pre-operative preparation of the surgical patient, the patient with liver disease and lung transplant patients; obstetric analgesic techniques; care of the congenital heart patient in the operating room; care of the ambulatory patient in the chronic pain clinic; pharmacogenetics for anesthesia; and quality improvement techniques. Enjoy earning your CME credits with Mayo Clinic experts at a beautiful, family-oriented summer resort.

Registration Fee
M.D., D.O., Pharmacist & Scientist$595
CRNA, AA, NP/PA, Allied Health, Student, Retirees$475

Target Audience

This course is designed for practicing anesthesiologists, CRNAs, anesthesiology assistants, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and all other perioperative healthcare providers.

Learning Objectives

Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss complications with regional anesthesia techniques
  • Discuss hemorrhage in the Obstetric patient
  • Describe the basis for TEG values for coagulopathy in the OR and ICU
  • Describe caring for the patient with undergoing Esophagectomy
  • Discuss basic principles and care of the patient undergoing neuro surgery
  • Discuss the care of patients with indwelling cardiac devices
  • Describe how to treat the patient with endocardial stents during surgery
  • Discuss the alternatives for the chronic pain coming to the OR
  • Discuss care of the patient coming to the GI Endoscopy suite requiring anesthesia
  • Discuss the care of the NICU patient coming to the OR

Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 12.50 ABA
  • 12.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 12.50 Attendance
Event starts: 
08/13/2021 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
08/15/2021 - 12:00pm
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Grand Hotel
286 Grand Avenue
Mackinac Island, MI 49757
United States

Experience the tradition of the Grand Hotel, located on northern Michigan’s Mackinac Island. You will never forget the spectacular views from rocking chairs overlooking the Straits of Mackinac from the world’s longest porch. Third-generation, family-owned by the Musser family, Grand Hotel is rich in history, a place where time moves at the pace of horse-drawn carriages and bicycles. Here, meals are an event and traditions such as Afternoon Tea in the Parlor and nightly dancing remain a noteworthy part of the guest experience. Grand Hotel is recognized as Travel + Leisure’s 500 World’s Best Hotels and the Best Hotel in Michigan, and Condé Nast Traveler’s Top 5 Midwest Resorts.

Guest rooms have been reserved for attendees and their guests with special conference rates at the Grand Hotel. In order to receive the special rate, reservations must be made by completing the reservation form and emailing, faxing or mailing it to the hotel’s reservation department. The hotel will accept reservation forms until the rooms have all been booked. (Reservations cannot be made by telephone.)

Grand Hotel
286 Grand Avenue
Mackinac Island, MI 49757
Fax: (906) 847-0945


Reservation rates and forms are forthcoming...


All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Available Credit(s)


Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

MOC Statement
This activity contributes to the CME component of the American Board of Anesthesiology’s redesigned Maintenance of Certification in AnesthesiologyTM (MOCA®) program, known as MOCA 2.0®. Please consult the ABA website,, for a list of all MOCA 2.0 requirements.

Other Healthcare Professionals
A record of attendance will be available to other healthcare professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.

For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s) and staff, please go here to review disclosures.

Available Credit

  • 12.50 ABA
  • 12.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 12.50 Attendance

This course offers the opportunity for commercial companies to showcase their latest innovations and share information on products and services with attendees and faculty.  If you have any questions or are interested in exhibiting at this course, please contact Cathy Schilling or complete the letter of agreement form below.

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