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Multidisciplinary Update in Breast Disease 2020

Scottsdale, AZ US
November 12, 2020 to November 14, 2020

Course Directors: Pooja P. Advani, M.B.B.S., M.D., Patricia A. Cronin, M.D., Sandhya Pruthi, M.D.

November 12 - 14, 2020 - Westin Kierland Report & Spa - Scottsdale, Arizona

This two and half day continuing medical education course will provide a multidisciplinary update in prevention, evaluation, diagnosis, management, and treatment of benign and malignant breast diseases, high risk and survivorship issues. The course has multidisciplinary experts in their field presenting the latest, diagnostic, treatment and management options. Highlights include: Benign Breast Disorders, Surviving Breast Cancer, Breast Imaging Modalities and Supplemental Screening Options for Dense Breasts, Updates in Surgical Management and Local Treatment of Breast Cancer, Radiation Therapy Options, Genetics and High Risk Management, Advances in Oncology, Updates in Breast Reconstruction, & Advanced Surgical Techniques.

Registration Fees

On or Before
October 12, 2020 

October 12, 2020 

Physicians and Scientists

 $595 $670
Residents, Fellows, Nurses, Allied Health and Retirees $495 $570

Target Audience

This course is designed for primary care providers, oncologists, radiologists, surgeons, pathologists, gynecologists, and advanced practitioner providers who care provide both diagnostic and treatment of patients with breast cancer.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Recognize benign breast conditions.
  • Recognize the role of genetic testing in identifying women at high risk for breast cancer.
  • Explain the controversies developing in screening mammography and role of newer imaging modalities.
  • Summarize contemporary axillary management strategies and their risks.
  • Recommend surgical, radiation, and medical oncology management and treatment options for newly diagnosed breast cancer patients.
  • Identify survivorship issues and management options.
  • Explain novel options for non-palpable lesion localization.
  • Summarize the role of multi-gene panel testing for breast cancer patients.
  • Summarize new clinical trials and advances in chemotherapy agents for breast cancer patients.

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: 
  • 15.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 15.00 Attendance
Event starts: 
11/12/2020 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
11/14/2020 - 6:00pm
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Westin Kierland Resort & Spa
6902 East Greenway Parkway
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
United States

Course Directors
Pooja Advani, M.B.B.S., M.D.
Patricia A. Cronin, M.D.
Sandhya Pruthi, M.D.

Mayo Faculty
Karen Anderson, M.D., Ph.D.
Asha Bhatt, M.D.
Lauren Cornell, M.D.
Amy Degnim, M.D.
Brenda Ernst, M.D.
Heather Fields, M.D.
Christine Klassen, M.D.
Juliana Kling, M.D.
Margaret Klint, CGC
Carrie Langstraat, M.D.
Carolyn Larsen, M.D.
Ann McCullough, M.D.
Denise Millstine, M.D.
Alvaro Moreno Aspitia, M.D.
Muhammed Murtaza, M.B.B.S., Ph.D.
Donald Northfelt, M.D.
Mara Piltin, D.O.
Barbara Pockaj, M.D.
Alanna Rebecca, M.D.
Kathryn Ruddy, M.D.
Richard Sharpe, M.D.
Elizabeth Stewart, M.D.
Cynthia Stonnington, M.D.
Carlos Vargas, M.D.
Sujay Vora, M.D.

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 15.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians 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.

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

  • 15.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 15.00 Attendance


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