Melanoma Education Symposium 2023
This course offers Live (in-person) and Livestream (virtual) attendance options
This course offers credit (for the medical professional) and no-credit attendance options
Svetomir Markovic, M.D., Ph.D. and Jessica Lee, R.N., O.C.N.
May 20, 2023 - Mayo Clinic - Rochester, Minnesota
This is the 8th Biennial Melanoma Education Symposium. This half day educational event is designed for physicians, health care providers, survivors, patients, and their caregivers who are interested in exploring the essential health issues surrounding melanoma. The course will be offered virtually via live streaming. This year's course will focus on updates on current therapies, wellness strategies, and mindfulness and resilience in this time of pandemic while living with cancer.
Special Pricing Instructions:
Full registration for those wishing to claim credit is $75.00
Reduced rate for those who don't wish to claim credit is $20.00
This conference is designed for patients, physicians and other healthcare professionals who are focused on the prevention, treatment, and survivorship of people with melanoma.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Review up-to-date information on risk factors, incidence, screening, diagnosis and prevention for melanoma.
- Describe surgical interventions, emerging therapies, research and patient care for melanoma.
- Identify medical options for treating advanced stage melanoma including innovative research trials.
- Identify issues faced by individuals diagnosed with and treated for melanoma.
- Review practical approaches to decrease stress and increase resilience among patients.
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.
All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.
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.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.75 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 4.75 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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.
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- 4.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 4.75 ANCC
- 4.75 Attendance