Midwest Pediatric Cardiology Society Annual Meeting 2018

Rochester, MN US
September 6, 2018 to September 7, 2018

Course Director: Jonathan N. Johnson, M.D.

The Midwest Pediatric Cardiology Society Meeting is an annual 2 day event designed to bring together anyone who cares for pediatric cardiology patients, including pediatric cardiologists, pediatric cardiovascular surgeons, pediatric cardiac intensivists, neurodevelopmental specialists, social workers, and pediatric cardiology nurses.  The focus is on original research, with scientific abstracts submitted and presented in oral and poster forms.  The first day includes an allied health scientific session and social events. The second day includes abstract presentations and an invited speaker.

Registration Fee

Full Fee: M.D., D.O., Ph.D.$120.00
Reduced: NP, PA, Nurses, Residents, Allied Health Professional, Retiree$  60.00
Reception Fee: Registration is required$  60.00


Target Audience

This course is designed for pediatric cardiologists, cardiovascular surgeons, pediatric cardiac intensivists, neurodevelopmental specialists, social workers and pediatric cardiology nurses.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Recognize current strategies for improving outcomes in patients after surgical palliation for hypoplastic left heart syndrome.
  • Identify the breadth of research being performed by academic pediatric cardiology programs in the Midwest.

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.


Date:  Thursday, September 6, 2018 from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm
Location:  Somerby Golf Club
975 Somerby Parkway NE
Byron, MN

18 holes of golf - $70 per person which includes a meal and a car - (All participants on their own).

Please contact Kim Feils  if you are interested in golfing and a reservation can be made on your behalf.

OPTIONAL - SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2018 - Feel the Beat Annual Event

Each year, the Todd and Karen Wanek Family Program for Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome holds an event called Feel the Beat.  It's a day for HLHS families to connect, learn about the research taking place, and engage in the shared mission of HLHS innovation. This year's event is in the Gonda building at Mayo Clinic from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.  Please register and join us! Click on the Program tab above for more information.     


Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 10.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 10.75 Attendance
Event starts: 
09/06/2018 - 1:00pm
Event ends: 
09/07/2018 - 5:00pm
Click here to view the program schedule in your mobile device.
Mayo Clinic - Phillips Hall
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905
United States

Guest rooms have been reserved for attendees and their guests with special course rates at the following Rochester hotels:

Kahler Inn and Suites
9 Third Avenue NW
Rochester, MN  55905
$169 single/double – standard

Online reservations: 2018 Midwest Pediatric Cardiology Guests

The Kahler Grand Hotel
20 SW 2nd Avenue
Rochester, MN  55905
$119 single/double standard
Self/Overnight Parking - $16.00/night
Valet/Overnight Parking - $24.00/night
Online reservations: Midwest Pediatric Cardiology Meeting

In order to receive the special rate, reservations must be made before the room block is filled or before the expiration date of Wednesday, August 8, 2018, whichever comes first. Reservations will be taken following this date based on space and rate availability. Identify yourself as a participant of the Midwest Pediatric Cardiology meeting.

Lodging arrangements are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.

Rochester International Airport (RST) - approximately 8 miles
Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport (MSP) - approximately 75 minutes

There are shuttle services to the Rochester area to your hotel from MSP airport:

Mayo Clinic CME is not responsible for expenses incurred by an individual who is not confirmed and for whom space is not available at the meeting. Costs incurred by the registrant such as airline or hotel fees or penalties are the responsibility of the registrant.

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

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

Available Credit

  • 10.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 10.75 Attendance

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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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