Mayo Clinic Oncology Review 2018

Minneapolis, MN US
July 21, 2018

Course Director: Thorvardur R. Halfdanarson, M.D.

This one-day educational program will provide hematology and oncology clinicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants with an overview of the most recent advances in the treatment of various oncologic malignancies, based on abstracts presented at the June 2018 annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO).  Invited speakers choose exciting and relevant abstracts presented at the ASCO meeting and discuss their clinical relevance to the oncology practice.

Registration Fees: $175

Course Highlights:

  • Hear about the latest advances in oncology as presented at the annual ASCO meeting.
  • Learn how to integrate data from the latest clinical trials into everyday practice.
  • Discuss treatment decisions with outstanding experts in specific oncologic fields.
  • Engage in professional interactions with colleagues involved in cancer care.

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 exhibiting at this course, please complete the exhibit forms below and submit to Kris Jones.


       A collaboration of Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science and
                                   Minnesota Society of Clinical Oncology

Minnesota Society of Clinical Oncology (MSCO)
Professional Development Workshop

The Minnesota Society of Clinical Oncology is pleased to invite the oncology fellows and faculty to an educational program immediately following the Mayo Clinic Oncology Review on July 21, 2018, at Loews Minneapolis Hotel from 3:30-6:30 p.m.

Attendees will learn from the experts on how to negotiate a contract and will participate in an open forum discussion. Physicians and practitioners from different institutions will discuss their career trajectory and share their personal pearls. Fellow attendees will earn a monetary participation award for attending the event (must be present at the event to receive the award).

Please join us to connect with your peers and thought leaders in the specialty of Oncology! Separate registration is required; visit www.msco-minnesota.com for details or email NDreabit@C-Managementinc.com.

Target Audience

This course is designed for This course is designed for Medical oncologists, oncology nurses, oncology fellows in training, nurse practitioners and physician assistants working in oncology.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Interpret new, practice-relevant data presented at ASCO 2018
  • Integrate evidence-based treatment strategies into clinical practice in various fields of medical oncology focusing on immunotherapy
  • Describe the usefulness of biomarker-based treatment approaches in oncology

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: 
  • 6.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 6.50 Attendance
Event starts: 
07/21/2018 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
07/21/2018 - 3:15pm
Cost:
$175.00
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Loews Minneapolis Hotel
601 First Ave. North
Minneapolis, MN 55403
United States

Lodging Accommodations

Guest rooms have been reserved for attendees and their guests with a special course rate of $189 per night at Loews Minneapolis Hotel. In order to receive the special rate, reservations must be made before the room block is filled or June 27, 2017, whichever comes first.

Reservations are taken following this date based on space and rate availability. Please identify yourself as a participant of the Mayo Clinic Oncology Review when making your reservation.

Lodging arrangements are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.

Mayo School of CPD is not responsible for expenses incurred by an individual who is not confirmed and for whom space is not available at the meeting. Costs incurred by the registrant such as airline or hotel fees or penalties are the responsibility of the 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):

AMA

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Physicians should claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Healthcare Professionals
A record of attendance will be available 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), please go here to review disclosures.

Available Credit

  • 6.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 6.50 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
07/21/2017
Course expires: 
07/21/2019

Price

Cost:
$175.00
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Cancellation and Refund Policy:

Request for cancellations must be submitted in writing to cme@mayo.edu. 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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