Connecting Communities in Emergency Medicine: Sharing innovations in daily practice 2017

Bloomington, MN US
September 14, 2017 to September 16, 2017

Course Directors: Mark S. Mannenbach, M.D.Christopher S. Russi, D.O.

This course is designed for emergency department providers who are motivated to incorporate the latest advances in care to their own practice setting.  Nurses, physicians, pharmacists, NPs and PAs are encouraged to attend and take advantage of this unique opportunity to learn from and meet Mayo Clinic Rochester faculty who are intentionally looking for ways to improve the care of acutely ill and injured adults and children every day. Please join us in this family-friendly venue to find ways to add to your day-to-day practice.

Additional Information
Course Brochure (PDF)
Exhibitor information

Registration Fees

Full: M.D., DO, Ph.D.$725
Reduced: RN, NP, PA, Pharmacist, Allied Health$625

Exhibitor Opportunities
This course offers the unique opportunity for commercial companies to interact with health care providers and highlight their products and services. If you are interested in exhibiting at this course, please complete the attached exhibit forms and submit to Kathy Fuqua.

Target Audience

This course is designed Emergency Medicine physicians, nurses, pharmacists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and pharmacists.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Describe examples of Emergency Medicine best practices for high risk acute care topics
  • Recognize the potential barriers to implementation of best practices for high risk acute clinical care
  • Evaluate implementation strategies via networking with fellow participants and conference speakers
  • Engage in bedside US hands-on learning sessions

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: 
  • 19.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 19.00 AOA
Event starts: 
09/14/2017 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
09/16/2017 - 12:00pm

Click here to view the program schedule in your mobile device. 


Radisson Blu Mall of America
2100 Killebrew Drive
Bloomington, MN 55425
United States

Lodging Accommodations

Radisson Blu Mall of America is extending a special rate of $179 per night to course attendees. In order to receive the special rate, reservations must be made before the room block is filled or before the expiration date of August 22, 2017, whichever comes first. Reservations will be taken following this date based on space and rate availability. Feel free to extend your stay in Bloomington as these reduced hotel rates are available three days before and three days after the course, based on availability.  Please identify yourself as a participant of the Mayo Clinic Emergency Medicine course when making your reservation.   

Radisson Blu Mall of America 
2100 Killebrew Drive
Bloomington, Minnesota 55425
online reservations

Reservations can be made by calling Radisson Blu at 1-800-333-3333. For more information about the Radisson Blu, please visit their website.

Faculty List

Course Directors 
Mark S. Mannenbach, M.D.
Christopher S. Russi, D.O.

Mayo Clinic Faculty
Jana L. Anderson, M.D.
M Fernanda Bellolio, M.D.
Alex J. Beuning, M.D.*
Autumn M. Brogan, M.D., M.P.H.
Daniel Cabrera, M.D.*
Meghan R. Cain, M.D.
Ronna L. Campbell, M.D., Ph.D.
Casey M. Clements, M.D., Ph.D.
Kristi M. Colbenson, M.D.
James E. Colletti, M.D.*
Wyatt W. Decker, M.D.
Michon C. Dohlman, M.S.N., R.N.
Carol J. Fahje, M.S., R.N., RN-BC*
Dayna M. Gerlach, R.N.
Deepi G. Goyal, M.D.*
Heather A. Heaton, M.D.
Thomas R. Hellmich, M.D.
Erik P. Hess, M.D.
James L. Homme, M.D.
Denise B. Klinkner, M.D., M.Ed
Tobias Kummer, M.D.*
Caitlin E. Loprinzi Brauer, M.D.*
Anuradha Luke, M.D.*
Bo E. Madsen, M.D.
David M. Nestler, M.D.
Brian E. Rich
Maria Rudis, Pharm. D., R.Ph.
Annie T. Sadosty, M.D.
Benjamin J. Sandefur, M.D.
Ashley E. Sievers, M.D.
Matthew D. Sztajnkrycer, M.D., Ph.D.
Laura E. Walker, M.D.*
Francine Welper, R.N.
Ann M. Wilson, M.S.N., R.N.
Richard C. Winters, M.D.
Susan C.  Wondrasch*

*Planning Committee Member

AMA Credit:

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 19.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AOA Credit

Connecting Communities in Emergency Medicine has been accredited by the American Osteopathic Association for 19 AOA Category 2-A CME credits.

Available Credit

  • 19.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 19.00 AOA

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
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Course Reception: 

You are cordially invited to join the course faculty for a ‘jeans and t-shirts’ Light and Casual Welcome Reception at Surly Brewing Company on Thursday evening beginning at 7:00 p.m. in Scheid Hall. Pre-registration is requested; complimentary for attendees, additional fee for guests. 

Cancellation and Refund Policy: 

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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