14th Annual Mayo Clinic Cardiology Update: The Heart of the Matter - 2023 Live (in-person)

Sedona, AZ US
August 3, 2023 to August 5, 2023

LIVESTREAM Attendance Option

Course Directors: Luis R. Scott, M.D., Carolyn M. Larsen, M.D., and Eric H. Yang, M.D.

August 3 - 5, 2023 - Enchantment Resort - Sedona, Arizona

The Mayo Clinic Cardiology Update course features a wide spectrum of timely updates in electrophysiology, sports medicine and fitness, valvular heart disease, coronary artery disease, outpatient cardiology, and cardiomyopathies and aortopathies. Faculty will engage learners through interactive didactic sessions and case discussions. Topics will include congestive heart failure, pulmonary hypertension, coronary artery disease, cardiac arrhythmias, congenital heart disease, anticoagulation, preventive cardiology, cardio-genomics, sports cardiology and valvular heart disease, among others.

Target Audience

The intended audience includes practicing cardiologists, cardiovascular surgeons, cardiovascular and internal medicine trainees, emergency medicine physicians, internal medicine physicians, family medicine specialists and trainees, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, and any staff with a cardiovascular interest.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Evaluate a rate versus rhythm control approach for atrial fibrillation management.
  • Describe the evaluation and risk stratification of a patient presenting to the emergency department with chest pain.
  • Recite the current indications for transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR).
  • Review appropriate patient selection for left atrial appendage closure.
  • Explain the latest cardiovascular guidelines to improve morbidity/mortality rates.
  • Summarize guidelines to increase preventive care for patients with cardiovascular diseases.
  • Review current guidelines for the treatment of congestive heart failure.
  • Describe the role of exercise training in the management of postural orthostatic.

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: 
  • 19.00 AAFP Prescribed
  • 19.00 AAPA Category 1
  • 19.00 ABIM
  • 19.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 19.00 ANCC
  • 19.00 Attendance
Event starts: 
08/03/2023 - 12:50pm
Event ends: 
08/05/2023 - 4:30pm

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Enchantment Resort
525 Boynton Canyon
Sedona, AZ 85336
United States

***PLEASE NOTE:  Enchantment Resort Group Room Block is Sold Out***

We apologize, but due to high interest in the Cardiology Update: The Heart of the Matter course, the group room block has already sold out at the Enchantment Resort.

For your consideration, listed below are additional hotel options. Please contact the hotel for rates and availability.


Additional Hotel Accommodations - Overflow Hotel Options 

HotelDistance to the Enchantment Resort

Sedona Reál Inn & Suites
95 Arroyo Pinon Drive
Sedona, Arizona 86336

A block of rooms at a special group rate of $149 (USD), plus applicable local and state taxes, per night, is available for course participants and guests. Make your reservation by calling 928-282-1414 and reference “Mayo Clinic Cardio Update.” To avoid one night’s room/tax charge, reservations must be canceled at least 48 hours prior to scheduled arrival.

For Mayo Clinic Cardio Update attendees, the resort fee is $19.00 per room, per day, plus tax and includes the following services and amenities:

  • Hot Buffet Breakfast
  • Wireless In-room Internet
  • Complimentary Self-parking
  • Activity Program
  • Fitness Center

5.3 miles or
11 minutes in moderate traffic

The Wilde Resort & Spa
2250 W. State Route 89 A
Sedona, Arizona 86336
Online Reservation Link
6.3 miles or
14 minutes in moderate traffic



Enchantment Resort is located about two hours north of Phoenix. Temperatures average 20 degrees cooler than the Phoenix area in the summer.

Visit www.visitsedona.com for recreation and leisure activities in the Sedona area.

Course Directors

Luis R. Scott, M.D., FACC
Carolyn M. Larsen, M.D.
Eric H. Yang, M.D., FACC

Mayo Clinic Faculty
Thomas G. Allison, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Said Alsidawi, M.D.
Reza Arsanjani, M.D.
Chadi Ayoub, M.B.B.S., Ph.D., FACC
Hari P. Chaliki, M.D., FACC
Preet K. Cheema, M.D.
Hicham El Masry, M.D.
Olubadewa (Bade) A. Fatunde, M.D., M.P.H.
Regis I. Fernandes, M.D., FACC
Raymond (Bamvi) B. Fohtung, M.D.
Rajiv Gulati, M.D., Ph.D., FACC
Brian W. Hardaway, M.D.
Seyedeh Maryam (Maryam) Hosseini, M.D.
Courtney R. Kenyon, P.A.-C., M.S.
Justin Z. Lee, M.B.B.S.
Lisa M. LeMond, M.D.
David S. Majdalany, M.D., FACC
Francois Marcotte, M.D., FACC
Rajeev Masson, M.D.
Siva K. Mulpuru, M.D., M.P.H.
Hemalatha (Hema) Narayanasamy, M.B.B.S., M.D.
Srishti (Sri) Nayak, M.D.
Barbara S. Novais, APRN, D.N.P., R.N.
Amy W. Pollak, M.D.
Peter M. Pollak, M.D.
Satyajit T. Reddy, M.D., FACC
Thomas (Tom) Roy, M.D.
Kristen A. Sell-Dottin, M.D.
Fadi E. Shamoun, M.D., FACC
Win-Kuang Shen, M.D., FACC
Justin N. Shipman, M.D.
Komandoor Srivathsan, M.D., FACC
D. Eric Steidley, M.D., FACC
John P. Sweeney, M.D., FACC
Arturo M. Valverde, M.D., FACC
Courtney M. Wheatley-Guy, Ph.D.
R. Scott Wright, M.D., FACC

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

The AAFP has reviewed 14th Annual Mayo Clinic Cardiology Update: The Heart of the Matter and deemed it acceptable for up to 19.00 Live AAFP Prescribed credits. Term of Approval is from 08/03/2023 to 08/05/2023. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™ toward the AMA Physician's Recognition Award. When applying for the AMA PRA, Prescribed credit earned must be reported as Prescribed, not as Category 1.

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this activity for a maximum of 19.00 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 19.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

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.

ABIM Maintenance of Certification
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 19.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

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

  • 19.00 AAFP Prescribed
  • 19.00 AAPA Category 1
  • 19.00 ABIM
  • 19.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 19.00 ANCC
  • 19.00 Attendance

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