12th Annual Heart Rhythm & ECG Course: A Case-Based Approach

Scottsdale, AZ US
December 7, 2023 to December 10, 2023

This course offers Live (in-person) and Livestream (virtual) attendance options

Course Directors: Hicham El Masry, MD, Win-Kuang Shen, MDDan Sorajja, MDKomandoor Srivathsan, MD and Arturo M. Valverde, MD

December 7 - 10, 2023 - Fairmont Scottsdale Princess Resort - Scottsdale, Arizona

The 12th Annual Heart Rhythm & ECG Course concentrates on general ECG understanding, guidelines on atrial fibrillation (A-fib) and CHF management. Course topics include, recent advances in A-fib management, interventional procedures and their indications, evolving stroke risk score, and indications of advanced ablation techniques for ventricular tachycardia. This course allows health care professionals to update their medical knowledge, enhance clinical skills, and support professional development through a dynamic curriculum. Attendees realize important advances in the medical field while addressing desired educational needs and current practice gaps. Through didactic lectures, case-study presentations, and audience interaction, this course strives to develop and promote continuing education with the ultimate goal of enhancing patient care.

Registration Fees
General Session
Live or Livestream
On or Before November 7, 2023After November 8, 2023
M.D., D.O., Ph.D.$775$850
Allied Health, NP, PA, Retirees$600$675
Workshop Fees (Optional)
Live or Livestream
ECG Workshop for Basic ECG Reading$75
ECG Abstract Presentations$75

Call for Abstracts

As part of the 12th Annual Heart Rhythm & ECG Course, all trainees involved in cardiac services are invited to submit an abstract for presentation of original research dedicated to the field of Cardiovascular Diseases. Projects can be clinical or laboratory based. Abstracts should be 300 words or less and may include one figure or table.
Deadline: November 9, 2023

Abstract Submission Form

Target Audience

This course is intended for general internists, hospitalists, family practitioners, and allied health staff participating in cardiac services.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss rationale for revised CHADS VASC (Congestive heart failure, hypertension, diabetes, stroke, vascular disease)
  • Describe simplified criteria for aberrancy or ventricular tachycardia
  • Identify chamber abnormalities
  • Recognize common ECG patterns
  • Discuss current guidelines for the management of atrial fibrillation, including role of ablation
  • Review current guidelines for implantable defibrillator in primary prevention of sudden death
  • Discuss acute management options for arrhythmias
  • Review guidelines for ICD implantation in prevention of sudden death
  • List current guidelines for the management of ventricular arrhythmias

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: 
  • 23.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 23.50 ANCC
  • 23.50 Attendance
Event starts: 
12/07/2023 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
12/10/2023 - 11:40am
Fairmont Scottsdale Princess Resort
7575 East Princess Drive
Scottsdale, AZ 85255
United States

A block of guest rooms has been reserved at a special group rate of $339 (USD), per night. You may reserve your room by calling 1-800-344-4758 or use the online reservation link below. If you make your reservation via phone, be sure to specify you are with the Mayo Clinic 12th Annual Heart Rhythm & ECG Course.

Reservation requests must be made by November 14, 2023 in order to qualify for the group rate. 

Reservation Link



Please note potential additional charges below.

  • A charge of $30.00 per person, per night will be added to the folio for each guest over double occupancy. There will be no charge for children up to and including the age of 18 years who share the room with their parents. Maximum occupancy per room: four (4).
  • A daily resort service charge of $42.00 is optional. Individual group guests will have the opportunity to select to receive bundle of added values and will not automatically be charged a daily resort fee. Should group guests wish to elect a daily resort fee they will receive amenities such as:
  • Unlimited local, domestic, long-distance (contiguous 48 states) and 1-800 access calls from your guest room
  • $25 Well & Being credit toward a body or facial treatment per paid night, valid once per day. Spa treatments receive access to Well & Being Spa amenities for the day, including: co-ed waterfall treatment pool, sauna, steam room, aromatherapy lounge, private rooftop pool and more (credit not cumulative and valid once per day)
  • On-site transportation service (guest rooms, restaurants, spa, pools, and meeting spaces)
  • Shuttle transportation service to and from Toro Latin Restaurant & Rum Bar, TPC Scottsdale and Grayhawk golf courses
  • Courtesy fishing pole rental for Lagoon fishing
  • Preferred TPC Scottsdale rates and tee times
  • Business services offered at front desk (printing, photocopying, and faxing of documents for guest individual and personal use)
  • Electric vehicle charging stations, based on availability
  • Infused water stations available in the lobby. Fruit and specialty lemonade available from 3 to 6pm. Coffee available in the lobby from 2am to 6am. Boxed water available all day.
  • Jogger station for individual guest: (2) water bottles, towels and running trail map available between 6 and 9am at Guest Services
  • Bicycles: Cruising bikes are available 7am to 5pm on a first-come, first-served basis, for one-hour usage, daily, based on availability
  • Overnight shoeshine (one pair per room per night)
  • Luggage storage for up to 12 hours (gratuity not included)
  • Item purchase delivery from Fairmont Floral, Well & Being Spa, Well & Being Spa Lifestyle Boutique, Maverick, Anna J, Provisions and Reflections to your guest room (up to five rooms)
  • Access to basketball court. Basketball equipment available at Trailblazers

In addition, all guests receive:
• Unlimited basic Internet access in guest rooms and resort public areas, wireless and wired
• Access to 24-hour Fairmont Fitness Center with your room key.

The Princess resort is the longest running AAA Five Diamond hotel in Scottsdale and they look forward to making your stay memorable. This breathtaking resort offers you world-class hospitality in the Valley of the Sun. You'll find unparalleled luxury at this resort designed to connect you with the beauty and serenity of Arizona's Sonoran Desert. The resort is located minutes away from shopping centers and the bustling cultural center that is home to art museums, the Musical Instrument Museum, the Desert Botanical Gardens, five Major League sports teams, Arabian horse shows, art walks, culinary festivals, hot air ballooning, hiking, jeep tours, and more.

All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant. Note: The standard hotel individual reservation cancellation policy of 72 hours prior to arrival will apply. Reservations not cancelled before this time will have the provided credit card charged for one night's room and tax.

Course Directors
Hicham El Masry, M.D.
Win-Kuang Shen, M.D.
Dan Sorajja, M.D.
Komandoor Srivathsan, M.D.
Arturo M. Valverde, M.D.

Mayo Faculty
Thomas G. Allison, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Reza Arsanjani, M.D.
Paul S. Bibby, APRN, AGACNP-BC, M.S.N.
Freddy Del-Carpio Munoz, M.D.
Fred Kusumoto, M.D.
Thomas M. Munger, M.D.
Luis R. Scott, M.D.
Vaibhav R. Vaidya, M.B.B.S.

Guest Faculty
John M. Miller, M.D., FACC, FAHA, FHRS

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 23.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this activity for a maximum of 23.50 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.

Other Healthcare Professionals:
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.

General SessionCredits
Optional Workshops (Additional Fee Required)
Additional ECG Workshop for Basic ECG Reading - Thursday2.00
Workshop: ECGs Abstract Presentations - Friday 2.00

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

  • 23.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 23.50 ANCC
  • 23.50 Attendance

For information regarding exhibit opportunities, please reach out to Kristy Badder.

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To claim credit for livestream participation in this course, learners must view the content during the hours posted for the live activity.  This course is not approved for on-demand delivery.

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