Mayo Clinic Symposium on Anesthesia and Perioperative Medicine 2019

Rancho Mirage, CA US
March 6, 2019 to March 9, 2019

Course Directors: Daniel R. Brown, M.D., Ph.D.Adam K. Jacob, M.D.Archer K. Martin, M.D.Harish Ramakrishna, M.D.

This continuous medical education symposium includes lectures, conundrum panel discussions, open question and answer, and interactive audience-response sessions in anesthesia and perioperative management. It is intended for practicing anesthesiologists, nurse anesthetists and perioperative healthcare providers. The medical CME focuses on current information useful for those with an interest in clinical anesthesiology and perioperative medicine.  This CME activity contributes to the requirement for Part II: Lifelong Learning and Self-Assessment of the American Board of Anesthesiology’s (ABA) redesigned Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology Program® (MOCA®), known as MOCA 2.0®.

Point of Care Ultrasound Workshop (Optional, Additional Fee to Attend)
This hands-on experience teaches providers bedside applications of portable ultrasound. During a series of hands-on sessions, participants practice capturing specific ultrasound views on live models under the guidance of experienced faculty. The hands-on sessions are complemented by didactic lectures to improve the participants’ knowledge of the indications, technical skills, and clinical integration of bedside ultrasound.

Registration Fee

Full Fee:  Physicians/Scientists$800
CRNAs, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Residents$700
Point of Care Ultrasound Workshop (Optional)$300

Additional Information

Exhibitor Information
Exhibitor Forms 

This course offers the unique opportunity for commercial companies to interact with health care providers and highlight their products and services. If you are interested in exhibiting at this course, please complete the attached exhibit forms and submit to Kathy Fuqua

Course Brochure (PDF)  

Target Audience

This course is designed for anesthesiologists, nurse anesthetists, anesthesia techs, registered nurses, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 21.50 AANA
  • 21.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 18.00 AOA
  • 21.50 Attendance
Event starts: 
03/06/2019 - 6:30am
Event ends: 
03/09/2019 - 12:00pm
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The Westin Mission Hills
71333 Dinah Shore Drive
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
United States

The Westin Mission Hills
71333 Dinah Shore Drive
Rancho Mirage, California 92270
United States

Westin Mission Hills has reserved a limited block of luxurious rooms at a special group rate of $259 (USD), single or double occupancy, run of house, per night, for course participants and guests. Group rates apply three days prior to and three days after the course dates, based on group room availability. To ensure accommodations at the discounted rate, make your reservations directly with the hotel before the block is full or by February 10, 2019, whichever comes first. Indicate you are an attendee of the Mayo Clinic Anesthesia course when making your reservation.

Reservations: (877) 253-0041 (Toll-free)  Press 1 for Group Reservations or Reserve Online Here.

Course Directors
Daniel R. Brown, M.D., Ph.D.
Adam K. Jacob, M.D.
Archer K. Martin, M.D.
Harish Ramakrishna, M.D.

Mayo Clinic Faculty
Katherine W. Arendt, M.D.
Elena Ashikhmina, M.D., Ph.D.
Ryan C. Craner, M.D.
Sarah E. Dodd, M.D.
Robyn E. Finney, APRN, CRNA, DNAP
Randall Flick, M.D., M.P.H.
George D. Gilkey, M.D.
Andrew W. Gorlin, M.D.
Arun L. Jayaraman, M.D., Ph.D.
Jeffrey B. Jensen, M.D.
Robert L. McClain, M.D.
Michael E. Nemergut, M.D., Ph.D.
Jason K. Panchamia, D.O.
Jeffrey J. Pasternak, M.D.
Nathan D. Peffley, M.D.
Thomas P. Pittelkow, D.O., M.P.H.
Karl A. Poterack, M.D.
Misty A. Radosevich, M.D.
Robert A. Ratzlaff, D.O.
J. Ross Renew, M.D.
David Rosenfeld, M.D.
Troy G. Seelhammer, M.D.
Charles R. Sims, III M.D.
Hans P. Sviggum, M.D.
Carla P. Venegas-Borsellino, M.D.
Matthew N. Vogt, M.D.
Matthew A. Warner, M.D.
Tasha L. Welch, M.D.

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.

Credit Statement(s)

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 21.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

General Session = 18 credits;  Point of Care Ultrasound Session = 3.5 credits

This program has been accredited by the American Osteopathic Association for 18.0 AOA Category 2-A CME credits. 

This program has been prior approved by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists for 21.5 Class A CE credits; Code Number 1036979; Expiration Date 3/9/2019.

General Session = 18 credits;  Point of Care Ultrasound Session = 3.5 credits

Other Healthcare Professionals
A certificate of attendance will be provided 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), please go here to review disclosures.

Available Credit

  • 21.50 AANA
  • 21.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 18.00 AOA
  • 21.50 Attendance

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