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3rd Annual Mayo Clinic Rheumatology Review for Primary Care 2017

Amelia Island, FL US
May 11, 2017 to May 13, 2017

Course Directors: Andy Abril, M.D. and Benjamin Wang, M.D.
Co-Course Director: Kimberly Parikh, M.S.N., A.R.N.P.

This three-day course provides internists and general practitioners with an up-to-date focus on Rheumatologic disorders and provides a complete general review for rheumatologist and rheumatology Fellows. From this course, participants gain a better understanding of how to recognize and diagnose common rheumatologic disorders, which patients can be managed in their practices and which need referral to a specialist. Residents and fellows will have the opportunity to participate by submitting original studies for poster presentations.

Registration Fees 


On or before
March 31, 2017

March 31, 2017

Physicians and Scientists



Residents, Fellows, PA’s, Nurses, Allied Health and Retirees



Additional Information:

Exhibitor Packet
Credit Information
Lodging Accommodations
Program Schedule 
Course Brochure

Exhibit 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 sponsoring or exhibiting at this course, please email Florida Exhibits


Submit an abstract or work in the area of rheumatology either case series, case-control, or randomized trials, as well as  outcome studies, quality improvement or practice innovations, and interesting case reports to be included in an electronic poster session. Abstracts must will be peer-reviewed. For further information, please review the submission form or email FLA CME Abstracts.

Target Audience

This course is designed for primarily internists and general practitioners, but will be applicable to clinical rheumatologists and rheumatology fellows, as well as allied health staff working in the afore mentioned areas. 


Learning Objectives

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

  • Review basic clinical and therapeutic aspects of rheumatologic conditions
  • Improve interpretation skills for rheumatology laboratory testing
  • Identify patients that can be managed in primary care practices, and patients that need to be referred to rheumatology
  • Review up-to-date information about etiology, pathogenesis, and treatment of rheumatologic disorders

Attendance at this Mayo 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: 
  • 16.25 AAFP Elective
  • 17.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 17.75 AOA
  • 17.75 Attendance
Event starts: 
05/11/2017 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
05/13/2017 - 12:30pm
The Ritz-Carlton
4750 Amelia Island Parkway
Amelia Island, FL 32034
United States

Available Credit

  • 16.25 AAFP Elective
  • 17.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 17.75 AOA
  • 17.75 Attendance


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