Geriatric Update for the Primary Care Provider 2019

Rochester, MN US
November 14, 2019


This CPD Activity has already taken place.  You may be interested in the upcoming Care of the Older Adult - LIVESTREAM course. 


Course Directors: Christina Chen, M.D.Brandon P. Verdoorn, M.D. 

The Mayo Clinic Division of Primary Care Internal Medicine is pleased to offer this one-day program to provide family practitioners, internists, general practitioners, advanced nurse practitioners and physician assistants with current information on the care of the elderly, including clinical evaluation, management strategies and innovative practice models. 

Registration Fee:

Full Fee: M.D., Ph.D.$300
Reduced Fee: Resident, Fellow, NP, PA,  Allied Health Professional, Retiree$225

Exhibit Opportunities
This course offers the unique opportunity for commercial companies to interact with healthcare providers and highlight their products and services. If you are interested in exhibiting at this course, please complete Exhibitor Documents and submit to Julie Reed

Target Audience

This course is designed for primary care providers, internists, family physicians, advanced nurse practitioners, and physician assistants who provide care for elderly patients, including those living in the community, assisted living and nursing home settings.

Learning Objectives

  • Develop a pragmatic approach towards clinical assessment of the older driver
  • Review latest updates and management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in the elderly
  • Discuss cases and conundrums involving antibiotic stewardship in long-term care
  • Identify practical steps towards mindful medication reconciliation

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: 
  • 6.75 AAFP Prescribed
  • 6.75 ABIM
  • 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 6.75 Attendance
Event starts: 
11/14/2019 - 6:45am
Event ends: 
11/14/2019 - 4:25pm

Click here to view the program schedule in your mobile device. 

Mayo Clinic - Leighton Auditorium
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55902
United States

Reserve your room before October 20, 2019 in order to receive a discounted rate (limited number available). Please identify yourself as a participant of the Mayo Clinic Clinical Reviews course when making your reservation.

Hilton Garden Inn 
225 South Broadway 
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$149 single/double

DoubleTree Hotel
150 South Broadway
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$169 single/double

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.

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates live activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This Live activity, Geriatric Update for the Primary Care Provider , with a beginning date of 11/14/2019, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to  6.75 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 6.75 medical knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Participation information will be shared with ABIM through PARS.

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), please go here to review disclosures.

Available Credit

  • 6.75 AAFP Prescribed
  • 6.75 ABIM
  • 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 6.75 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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