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Updates in Family Medicine 2022

Palm Desert, CA US
March 10, 2022 to March 12, 2022

This course offers Live (in person) and LIVESTREAM attendance options.

Course Directors: Nathan A. Jacobson, D.O. and Sean T. Powell, M.D. - Kaiser Permanente

March 10-12, 2022 - JW Marriott Desert Springs - Palm Desert, California

This Mayo Clinic and Kaiser Permanente collaboration offers a comprehensive family medicine update course designed for practicing primary care and family medicine physicians. This course highlights the latest recommendations involving medical specialties important to the primary care setting that can be applied immediately into practice. The use of lectures, panel and roundtable discussion offers attendees opportunities to interact with faculty.

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

Course brochure (PDF) 

Target Audience

This course is designed for family physicians, general internists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and nurses in primary care and family practice.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Describe interventions to improve quality of life for caregivers of dementia patients
  • Describe the interventions that are most likely to prevent cerebral vascular disease
  • Formulate new treatment options for the management of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • Review evaluation and management of patients with chronic kidney disease
  • Identify specific injuries with certain popular wilderness sports
  • Review outpatient procedures including musculoskeletal Injections
  • Examine key elements of history and physical exam when evaluating an athlete with a possible overuse injury

Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 17.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 17.00 AOA Category 2-A
  • 17.00 Attendance
Event starts: 
03/10/2022 - 6:30am
Event ends: 
03/12/2022 - 12:15pm
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JW Marriott Desert Springs
74-855 Country Club Drive
Palm Desert, CA 92260
United States
+1 (888) 236-2427

Make your room reservation now! The special rate for the conference is  $299.00 + tax plus $5 resort charge* per night. A limited number of rooms are reserved at this rate. The group rate is available three days before and three days after the conference if you would like to extend your stay in Palm Desert (based on availability).

Reserve you room online any time
Call (888) 236-2427

Identify yourself as a participant of the Mayo Clinic Updates in Family Medicine course when making your reservation.

Reservations must be made before Monday, February 14, 2022 or before the group rooms are sold out, whichever comes first.  Prevailing rates may apply after this date or when the group rooms are sold out, whichever occurs first. Rooms are subject to availability.

*Resort Charge includes: Daily in-room enhanced wireless internet access, use of 24-hour spa fitness center, overnight self-parking, use of The Greens - mini 18-hole putting course, daily golf bag storage, one hour hard court & racquet rental, and all tennis and lawn games. 

All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual 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 other activity (live and livestream) for a maximum of 17.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians 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 17.00 AOA Category 2-Acredits.

Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.

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

  • 17.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 17.00 AOA Category 2-A
  • 17.00 Attendance
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