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Basic Science of Immunotherapy

Scottsdale, AZ US
September 20, 2019

Course Directors: Alan H. Bryce, M.D.; Karen Anderson, M.D., Ph.D.; & Januario E. Castro, M.D.

Designed to highlight the emerging research in immunotherapy, this session brings together the scientists and clinical researchers at the edge of translating precision oncology into patient care.  As a pre-course session at the Individualizing Medicine Conference, it provides background to many of the clinically-applicable topics covered in the main conference. Sessions will highlight research in oncolytic viruses, cancer vaccine development, neoantigen peptide vaccines, tumor associated antigens, and more.

Registration Fees:

Pre-Course Session II: Basic Science of Immunotherapy$135

For More Information visit our website.

Submit an Abstract - Abstract Submissions are closed
The poster session reception is an integral part of the Individualizing Medicine conference. The review committee is looking for the best and brightest research and innovation in precision oncology and immunotherapy.   Key to this year's poster session will be innovative use of research, and also application of that research into practice.  The poster session will be held Friday, September 20 at 5:45 pm. 
General Conference Abstract Submission Deadline: July 8, 2019
Accepted abstracts will be notified the week of July 29th, 2019
Review Abstract Submission Details. 

Exhibitor Opportunity
This course offers the unique opportunity for commercial companies to interact with health care providers and highlight their products and services in the Genomics and Precision Oncology fields. If you are interested in exhibiting at this course, please complete the exhibit forms (embedded below for use online and submit to Sara Damore

Exhibitor Information
Exhibitor Letter of Agreement

Target Audience

This course is designed for oncologists, physicians, clinical researchers, nurses, nurse practitioners, pharmacists and physician assistants, bioethicists, pathologists and any other interested member of the health care team.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 3.25 ANCC
  • 3.25 Attendance
Event starts: 
09/20/2019 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
09/20/2019 - 12:00pm
Westin Kierland Resort & Spa
6902 E. Greenway Parkway
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
United States

The conference will be held at the Westin Kierland Resort and Spa in Scottsdale, Arizona nestled between a vibrant city center and pristine desert mountains.

Westin Kierland Resort and Spa - $259 per night (single/double occupancy) + $25 per day resort fee
6902 E. Greenway Pkwy, Scottsdale, AZ 85254
(480) 624-1000           

Room blocks have been reserved for conference participants and guests at the venue. The discounted rate is available until August 28, 2019. Simply mention Mayo Clinic Individualizing Medicine Conference at the time of booking to receive the group rate.

Planning your trip:

When making travel arrangements, please verify your travel dates based on your selected conference activities. Phoenix Sky Harbor airport (PHX) is approximately 16 miles southwest of the Westin Kierland and Mayo Clinic Phoenix Campus. Taxis and shuttle services provide transportation to and from the airport.

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 Statements
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.25 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 live activity for a maximum of 3.25 ANCC nursing contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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

  • 3.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 3.25 ANCC
  • 3.25 Attendance


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Cancellation and Refund Policy
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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