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Mayo Clinic Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary Cancer Symposium 2020 - LIVESTREAM

November 13, 2020 to November 14, 2020

Course Directors: Tanios S. Bekaii-Saab, M.D., Mitesh J. Borad, M.D., and Dan G. Duda, D.M.D., Ph.D. 

November 13-14, 2020 - Livestream! 

 In collaboration with the International Association
of Surgeons, Gastroenterologists and Oncologists


A Message from Course Directors

Dear Colleagues,

To best serve the needs of our patients, communities, faculty and learners, Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development (CPD) is suspending live courses and conferences through December 31, 2020, including our Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary Cancer Symposium which was originally scheduled to meet in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 13-14, 2020.

However, to ensure you have timely access to the latest medical education in an interactive format, this course will be offered via live stream, November 13-14, 2020.  

We appreciate your understanding at this unprecedented time and gratefully acknowledge the exceptional care you provide to patients every day. We look forward to meeting with you in person again in the future.

Course Description

Nationally and internationally renowned faculty provide a state-of-the-art update on the latest treatment options for patients with hepato-pancreatico-biliary cancers via a live stream.

The virtual program is designed to provide a multidisciplinary overview on the importance of early diagnosis and treatment considerations, including surgery, radiation, locoregional approaches, and systemic therapies. There will be an emphasis on implementation of these approaches into clinical practice.

Please note:  The course will be live streamed from Mountain Standard Time.   

Registration Fee
M.D., D.O., Ph.D.$300
Allied Health, NP, PA, Retirees$285

Target Audience

This course is intended for surgeons, gastroenterologists, medical and radiation oncologists, laboratory scientists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, oncology pharmacists, oncology nurses and clinical research personnel.  Specialties include:  medical oncology, hematology, gastroenterology, radiation oncology, surgical oncology, pathology, radiology, and laboratory research science.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Identify current and emerging strategies for early diagnosis and surveillance of liver cancer
  • Identify patients suitable for a liver transplant.
  • Integrate novel molecularly-targeted, as well as immune-based, therapeutic strategies in clinical care and clinical trial participation
  • Describe molecular biology of pancreatic, liver and biliary cancers
  • Recognize the appropriate regimen for first and second line therapy in treating advanced pancreatic cancer, liver and biliary cancer
  • Describe the latest state of the science in pancreatic cancer, liver and biliary cancer

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: 
  • 8.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 8.00 ANCC
  • 8.00 AOA Category 2-A
  • 8.00 Attendance
Event starts: 
11/13/2020 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
11/14/2020 - 1:30pm

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Tanios S. Bekaii-Saab, M.D.
Mitesh J. Borad, M.D.
Mayo Clinic
Phoenix, Arizona

Dan G. Duda, D.M.D., Ph.D.
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts


Ghassan K. Abou-Alfa, M.D., M.B.A.
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, New York

Nilofer S. Azad, M.D.
Johns Hopkins
Baltimore, Maryland

Prof. John Bridgewater
University College London Hospitals
London, England

Anthony B. El-Khoueiry, M.D.
University of Southern California, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center
Los Angeles, California

Bassel El-Rayes, M.D.
Emory University
Atlanta, Georgia

Richard S. Finn, M.D.
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
Santa Monica, California

Lipika Goyal, M.D., M.Phil
Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center
Boston, Massachusetts

Abhinav Humar, M.D.
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Andrew H. Ko, M.D., FASCO
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
University of California
San Francisco, California

Sunyoung S. Lee, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas

David C. Madoff, M.D.
Yale School of Medicine
Smilow Cancer Hospital Care Center
North Haven, Connecticut

Satdarshan (Paul) Singh Monga, M.D.
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Eileen M. O’Reilly, M.D.
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, New York

Rachna T. Shroff, M.D., M.S.
University of Arizona Cancer Center
Tucson, Arizona


Daniel H. Ahn, D.O.
Sadeer J. Alzubaidi, M.D.
Jonathan B. Ashman, M.D., Ph.D.
Christopher (Chris) L. Hallemeier, M.D.
David M. Chascsa, M.D.
Wen Wee Ma, M.B.B.S.
Amit K. Mathur, M.D., M.S., FACS
Robert R. McWilliams, M.D.
Kabir Mody, M.D.
Adyr A. Moss, M.D.
Lewis R. Roberts, M.B., Ch.B., Ph.D.
Chee-Chee Stucky, M.D.
Mark J. Truty, M.D., M.S.

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 8.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this activity for a maximum of 8 ANCC nursing contact hours. Nurses 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 8 AOA Category 2-A credits.

Daily Breakdown for days of General Session:
Friday: 4 AMA/Attendance, 4 ANCC, 4 AOA
Saturday: 4 AMA/Attendance, 4 ANCC, 4 AOA

Other Healthcare Professionals
A certificate of attendance will be provided to other healthcare 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) and staff, please go here to review disclosures.

Available Credit

  • 8.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 8.00 ANCC
  • 8.00 AOA Category 2-A
  • 8.00 Attendance


This course offers the unique opportunity for companies to interact with health care providers via a Virtual Exhibit Hall. Analogous to booths at scientific conferences, this is a space where companies share information about their products and services, showcase their latest innovations, and connect with attendees, faculty and course directors.

If you are interested in becoming an exhibitor, please email Kristy Badder.


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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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