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ECMO Pre-Symposium Webinar - CANCELLED

Scottsdale, AZ US
March 12, 2020

This conference has been CANCELLED - Please see Critical Care Medicine for additional conferences.

Course Directors: Bhavesh M. Patel, M.D., Patrick A. DeValeria, M.D.

This pre-symposium webinar is an opportunity for faculty to go over what will be learned during the ECMO Symposium and to address any questions attendees may have. Please note the time is from Noon-1pm MST.

Registration Fee - Included in the General Session Registration Cost

Target Audience

This course is designed to meet the needs of anesthesiologists, cardiologists, emergency physicians, physician assistants, advanced practice nurses, and all other providers who care for patients in any setting in which critical care is provided.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Identify the components of the ECMO circuit
  • Describe basic and advanced physiology of venovenous and venoarterial ECMO.
  • Recognize major indications and contraindications of venovenous and venoarterial ECMO.
  • Identify common problems and major complications of ECMO.
  • Experience and describe the inter-professional roles necessary to ambulate a patient on ECMO.
  • Differentiate the interaction ECMO has on various patient organ systems.
  • Comprehensively assess the ECMO patient with appropriate monitoring techniques.
  • Identify the basic infrastructure needed to build and sustain an ECMO program.

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: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 1.00 Attendance
Event starts: 
03/12/2020 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
03/12/2020 - 1:00pm
Mayo Clinic Scottsdale - Center for Procedural Innovation Lab
13400 E. Shea Boulevard
Scottsdale, AZ 85259
United States


Courtyard Scottsdale at Mayo Clinic
13444 East Shea Blvd
Scottsdale, AZ 85259
(800) 309-8287 

Online Reservations Link

Special room rates are available until the block is sold out or until February 27, 2020, whichever comes first. The discounted rate is $195 plus tax for a standard king room. Please make your reservations early to ensure accommodations at the discounted rate. When calling the hotel, please be sure to indicate that you are a participant of the Mayo Clinic ECMO March 2020 group staying at the Courtyard Scottsdale at Mayo Clinic. Attendees are responsible for their own reservations.

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 1.00 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 record of attendance will be provided to all registrants 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) and staff, please go here to review disclosures.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 1.00 Attendance

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Request for cancellations must be submitted in writing to 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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