Refractory Functional GI Disorders

Amelia Island, FL US
March 24, 2023

Course Directors: William C. Palmer, M.D.Stephanie L. Hansel, M.D., M.S. and Rahul Pannala, M.D.

Friday Concurrent Lunch Sessions

Target Audience

This course is designed for physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and other healthcare providers practicing in gastroenterology and hepatology.

Learning Objectives

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
Event starts: 
03/24/2023 - 12:40am
Event ends: 
03/24/2023 - 1:40pm

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Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island
4750 Amelia Island Parkway
Amelia Island, FL 32034
United States
+1 (888) 239-1217




The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island
4750 Amelia Island Parkway
Amelia Island, Florida 32034
Online Reservations:
Reservations Center: 888-239-1217

The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island, has reserved a block of coastal view rooms for course participants at a special group rate of $315 (USD) per room, per night, single/double/triple/quad occupancy, plus applicable state, and local taxes. A limited number of rooms are available three days prior to and three days after course dates. The maximum number of people per guest room is four.  A maximum of two children under the age of eighteen per room are complimentary.

Make your reservation online or call 888-239-1217 before the room block fills or the cut-off date, Tuesday, February 28, 2023.  Reservation requests received after February 28th will be accepted at the group rate pending availability of coastal view rooms. Reference “Mayo GI Hep 2023” when making your reservation via telephone.

For Mayo Clinic GI Hep, the mandatory resort fee is $15.00 (regularly $40) per room, per day, plus tax and includes the following services and amenities:

  • Enhanced Wireless In-room Internet Access for up to 5 Devices
  • Local, Toll-free and Domestic Long Distance Phone Calls
  • Fitness Class of the Day
  • Bicycle usage for up to two bikes, for 2 hours
  • Golf Club Driving Range Balls and use of Golf Practice Facilities
  • Tennis Court privileges, including racquet and balls, for one hour
  • Beach Umbrella (one per room)
  • Beach Boogie Boards (up to 1 per day, per room)

Check-in time is 4:00 p.m.; check-out time is 11:00 a.m. 

Reservations cancelled within seven days of arrival will be charged both the first and last night's room and tax.

Parking:  Day valet parking is complimentary; overnight valet parking will be provided at a reduced rate of $12 per night. 

All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.


Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) – 30 miles or approximately 45 minutes to hotel

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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 live activity for a maximum of 22.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


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

The American Osteopathic Association designates this program for a maximum of 22.00 AOA Category 2-A credits.

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 22.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation. 

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.

For information regarding exhibit opportunities, please reach out to Kristy Badder.

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