Mayo Clinic Gastroenterology and Hepatology 2018
Mayo Clinic Gastroenterology and Hepatology 2018 is designed to update physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and other health care providers practicing in gastroenterology and hepatology about new approaches to the diagnosis and management of gastrointestinal and liver diseases. Faculty will present data on multiple topics including general gastroenterology, inflammatory bowel disease, colorectal neoplasia, esophageal diseases, motility, nutrition, pancreaticobiliary disorders, endoscopy and hepatology.
|Physicians and Scientists||$1174.00|
|Residents, Fellows, NPs, PAs, Retirees and Allied Health Professionals||$874.00|
|Printed Course Syllabus - Order by January 29, 2018||$100.00|
|ABIM MOC Session||$250.00|
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 Exhibitor Documents and submit to Kristy Badder.
This course is designed for practicing gastroenterologists, surgeons, GI fellows, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, individuals specializing in gastrointestinal endoscopy, and primary care physicians with an interest in gastroenterology.
Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:
- Cite new modalities in the management of esophageal motility disorders (achalasia).
- List treatment strategies for patients with common functional GI complaints.
- Identify current strategies for the management of chronic viral hepatitis C.
- Select the proper therapeutic approach to patients with inflammatory bowel disease.
- Describe new anticoagulation agents and their management among patients undergoing gastrointestinal endoscopy.
- Discuss current endoscopic strategies for the management of the obese patient.
- Summarize new treatment options for patients with refractory primary biliary cholangitis or difficult to control hepatic encephalopathy.
ABIM MOC - Update in Gastroenterology:
- Demonstrate a comprehensive knowledge of up-to-date clinical gastroenterology and identify areas where additional study may be needed.
- Describe options for the diagnosis, management and therapy of GI diseases.
- Identify strategies for screening and prevention of GI diseases.
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.
The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua, has reserved a block of rooms at a special group rate for course participants and guests:
• Terrace Room (limited availability) – $249
• Deluxe Room – $309
• Deluxe Ocean View Room – $309
Reserve your room before January 22, 2018 in order to receive a discounted rate (limited number available). Please identify yourself as a participant of the Mayo Clinic GI-HEP 2018 course when making your reservation.
Room rates are per room, per night, single, double and triple occupancy, plus applicable state and local taxes in effect at the time of check-in. Children younger than 18 years staying in an adult's room are complimentary. Group rates will apply three days prior and three days after the course dates, based upon group room availability.
Daily resort fee of $35 is reduced to $5 per room, per night plus tax. Benefits will include guestroom internet; in-room coffee; local and toll-free calls; 24-hour access to the fitness center; discounted golf fees and preferred tee times at the Bay and The Plantation Golf Courses; shuttle transportation to and from West Maui Airport and throughout the Kapalua Resort; participation in Aloha Friday festivities, arts and crafts, and cultural history tours; complimentary tennis court time for all guests at on-property tennis court facilities.
Reservations will be taken based upon resort room availability, at the contracted meeting rate. A two-night room and tax deposit will be charged at time of booking.
Individual room cancellation must be received 14 days prior to arrival to avoid penalty of all nights reserved.
Attendees are responsible for their own reservations.
Hertz is offering a reduced daily rate for participants attending the course. Visit Hertz online, (enter Convention Number CV03NR0013 in the respective “Discount or Promo Code” section). Special rates include unlimited mileage and are subject to availability. Advance reservations are recommended as cars are subject to availability; blackout dates may apply.
William Sanchez, M.D.
Rahul Pannala, M.D.
Frank Lukens, M.D.
Mayo Clinic Faculty
Neena S. Abraham, M.D.
Barham K. Abu Dayyeh, M.D., M.P.H.
Bashar A. Aqel, M.D.
John R. Cangemi, M.D.
Nayantara Coelho Prabhu, M.B.B.S.
William Faubion, M.D.
David E. Fleischer, M.D.
Amy E. Foxx-Orenstein, D.O.
Suryakanth R. Gurudu, M.D.
Magnus Halland, M.D.
Stephanie L. Hansel, M.D., M.S.
Denise M. Harnois, D.O.
Robert C. Huebert, M.D.
Sahil Khanna, M.B.B.S.
Robert E. Kraichely, M.D.
Jonathan A. Leighton, M.D.
Michael D. Leise, M.D.
Edward V. Loftus, Jr., M.D.
William C. Palmer, M.D.
Shabana F. Pasha, M.D.
Michael F. Picco, M.D., Ph.D.
Laura E. Raffals, M.D.
Massimo Raimondo, M.D.
Karthik Ravi, M.D.
Douglas L. Riegert-Johnson, M.D.
Mark D. Topazian, M.D.
Hugo E. Vargas, M.D.
Michael B. Wallace, M.D.
Kymberly D. Watt, M.D.
Louis M. Wong Kee Song, M.D.
Timothy A. Woodward, M.D.
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Educaiton (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 24.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ (23.0 for General Session and 1.5 for ABIM MOC). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.
This program has been accredited by the American Osteopathic Association for 24.50 credits of AOA Category 2-A. (23.00 for General Session and 1.5 for ABIM MOC)
Other Healthcare Professionals
A certificate of attendance will be provided to other health care 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.
- 24.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 24.50 AOA
- 24.50 Attendance
Cancellation and Refund Policy:
Request for cancellations must be submitted in writing to firstname.lastname@example.org. 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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