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Cardio-Oncology: Putting Principles into Action in Your Practice 2019 - General Session

Scottsdale, AZ US
February 7, 2019 to February 9, 2019

Course Directors: Farouk Mookadam, M.B., B.Ch. and Donald W. Northfelt, M.D.
Co-Course Directors: Reza Arsanjani, M.D., Brian W. Hardaway, M.D. and Carolyn M. Larsen, M.D.

This course reviews clinically important information regarding the management of cardiac and vascular diseases affecting patients with cancer and cancer survivors. The interactive, practice-based format includes case presentations and state-of-the-art lectures on recent and topical developments in this emerging field. The goal is to improve quality, safety and outcomes for patients within this dynamic and interactive educational experience. The current state of knowledge of common cardiovascular complications such as heart failure (HF), myocardial ischemia, hypertension (HTN), thromboembolism, and arrhythmia is associated with frequently used anticancer medications.

Registration Fees:

 Registration Fee
Full Fee: M.D., D.O., Ph.D. $799
Reduced Fee: Resident, Fellow, NP, PA, Allied Health Professional, Retiree$699

Echocardiography Hands-on Workshop 

Friday, February 8, 2019, 3-5:30pm - Optional Add-on



Target Audience

This course is designed for clinical cardiologists, heart failure specialists, oncologists, hematologists, internal medicine specialists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and allied health personnel working in cardiology or hematology-oncology areas.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Describe pharmacotherapy and device therapy and advanced therapies in the management of patients with cardiotoxicity.
  • Identify diagnostic, clinical, and management options in the care of cardiovascular patients with cancer.
  • Use a case based approach to understand, treat and manage complex cancer patients with cardiovascular disease

Hands-on Workshop Objective:

• Identify the practicalities of accurate and valid measurement of cardiac chambers and novel echocardiographic measures for early detection of cardiotoxicity using strain imaging.

Attendance at this Mayo Clinic course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 18.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 18.50 ANCC
  • 18.50 AOA Category 2-A
  • 18.50 Attendance
Event starts: 
02/07/2019 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
02/09/2019 - 12:00pm
The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa
6902 East Greenway Parkway
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
United States
+1 (480) 624-1000

Lodging and Accommodations

The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa
6902 E. Greenway Parkway
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
Phone Reservations: (800) 354-5892

Tucked among the McDowell Mountains and Sonoran Desert surrounding sunny Scottsdale, The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa proudly champions Arizona’s colorful history and culture. A host of options entertain guests of all ages. Spacious guestrooms and suites radiate with the warm colors, vibrant textures, and natural materials typical of Southwest style.

A limited block of guest rooms has been reserved for attendees at the special group rate of $325/night (USD) plus applicable city/state taxes. Make your reservation before the block fills or the cut-off date of January 7, 2019, reference Mayo Clinic Cardio-Oncology course. Group rates will apply three days prior to and three days after the course dates based on group room availability. Children under the age of 17 will stay complimentary. Third or fourth adult person rates are $50 each. Attendees are responsible for their own reservations. 

A deposit equal to one night’s stay ($325.00 plus tax) is required to hold each individual’s reservation. The deposit shall serve to confirm the reservation for the date(s) indicated, and, upon check-in, shall be applied to the final night of the reserved stay. The deposit paid by individuals is refundable if notice is received at least seven (7) days prior to arrival and a cancellation number is obtained.

Course Directors
Farouk Mookadam, M.B., B.Ch.
Donald W. Northfelt, M.D.

Guest Faculty
Jeroen Bax, M.D.
Leiden University
Leiden, Netherlands

William Li, M.D., FACP
The Angiogenesis Foundation
Cambridge, Massachusetts

A. Jamil Tajik, M.D.
Aurora Health Care
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Mayo Clinic Faculty
Siddhartha S. Angadi, Ph.D.
Reza Arsanjani, M.D.
William K. Freeman, M.D.
Martha Grogan, M.D.
Brian W. Hardaway, M.D.
Joerg Herrman MD
Dawn E. Jaroszewski, M.D.|
Sameer R. Keole, M.D.
Kyle W. Klarich, M.D.
Carolyn M. Larsen, M.D.
Jeremy T. Larsen, M.D.
Steven J. Lester, M.D.
Sunil V. Mankad, M.D.
Farouk Mookadam, M.B., B.Ch.
Siva K. Mulpuru, M.D.
Donald W. Northfelt, M.D.
Leslie J. Padrnos, M.D.
Adam M. Shultz, RCEP
Fadi Shamoun, M.D., Ph.D
Carrie M. Thompson, M.D.
Hector R. Villarraga, M.D.
Susan Wilansky, 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.



Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 18.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Participants can earn up to 18.50 ANCC nursing contact hours commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.  Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The American Osteopathic Association designates this program for a maximum of 18.50 AOA Category 2-A 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

  • 18.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 18.50 ANCC
  • 18.50 AOA Category 2-A
  • 18.50 Attendance


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