Principles of Pain Management and Palliative Care: Essential Tools for the Clinician 2019

Palm Desert, CA US
March 18, 2019 to March 22, 2019

Mayo Clinic Course Directors: Jason S. Eldrige, M.D., Molly A. Feely, M.D., Thomas P. Pittelkow, D.O., M.P.H., Jacob J. Strand, M.D. 

This multidisciplinary course provides primary and subspecialty clinicians with a solid foundation to apply pain and symptom management skills across a continuum of disease states from relative health through serious illness and end-of-life.

This course targets the integration of pain and palliative services across disciplines and includes topics related to the management of complex chronic pain, cancer pain, mood co-morbidities, addiction and other end-of-life symptomatology. 

A didactic format will include the use of an interactive keypad system, case-based presentations and question and answer panel discussions.

Target Audience

This course is targeted towards non-pain & non-palliative specialists of all backgrounds, including general internal medicine, emergency medicine, neurology, family medicine, physiatrists, psychiatrists, hospitalists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, and other medical providers (both physician and non-physician).  

Course summary
Event starts: 
03/18/2019 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
03/22/2019 - 1:00pm
JW Marriott Desert Springs
74-855 Country Club Dr
Palm Desert, CA 92260
United States

Accommodations:
Guest rooms have been reserved for attendees and their guests with special course rates at the JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort and Spa. In order to receive the special rate of $289 (plus applicable taxes and fees) for a standard room, reservations must be made before the room block is filled or before the expiration date of February 25, 2019 whichever comes first. After February 25, 2019, reservations will be taken based on space and rate availability. Each course attendee is allowed one guest room at the special course room rate. 

Please identify yourself as a participant of the Mayo Clinic Principles of Pain Management and Palliative Care: Essential Tools for the Clinician course when making your reservation. You may call 1-888-236-2427 or click here to make your reservation.

Resort room rates do no include the resort fee, which has been reduced to $5.00 per room, per night. Resort charge includes:

• Overnight Self-Parking
• Guest Room High Speed Wi-Fi Internet Access
• Local & Long Distance Domestic phone calls
• 24 Hour Fitness Center
• Spa Fitness Center Class or Activity
• The Greens – 18-hole putting course
• Daily Golf Range Usage
• All Lawn Games at the Tennis Center: Badminton, Bocce Ball, Basketball, Croquet, Soccer, Frisbee, Horseshoes
• Mini Golf
• One hour of Hard Court & Racquet Rental
• Golf Bag Storage at the Resort
• Instructional Led Fitness Classes
• Biggest Loser Resort Educational Classes
• Daily Golf Clinic Lesson

Contact Us
Contact Email: cme@mayo.edu 
Contact Phone:1-800-323-2688

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

Available Credit

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/18/2019
Course expires: 
03/22/2019
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Cancellation and Refund Policy:

Request for cancellations must be submitted in writing to cme@mayo.edu. When cancelling a registration for a course 14 days or more before the course start date, a full refund (minus a $75 administrative fee) will be issued in the same form of payment the registration was received. No refunds are granted less than 14 days before the course start date.

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