Hands-on workshop 2017

Orlando, FL US
September 29, 2017

Course Director: Paul Pettit, M.D. and Tri Dinh, M.D.

(1) Morcellation of large volume specimen

(2) Vaginal surgery-tips and tricks

Registration Fees

Hands-on workshop Friday, September 29, 2017$50


Target Audience

This course will be of interest to gynecologists, surgeons, primary care physicians as well as mid-level care givers interested in women's health.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Summarize the workup and management of chronic pelvic pain.
  • Review with your patients the treatment options for Fecal Incontinence.
  • Understand the options available for the obese patient.
  • Discuss the risk of leiomyosarcoma and how to avoid missing the diagnosis.

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: 
  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
Event starts: 
09/29/2017 - 12:30pm
Event ends: 
09/29/2017 - 2:00pm
Lowes Portofino Bay
1000 Universal Studios Plaza
Orlando, FL 32819
United States

Guest rooms at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando® have been reserved for attendees and their guests with a special course rate of $189 plus applicable taxes for single/double occupancy. Guests also receive complimentary internet access in guest sleeping rooms. In order to receive the special rate, reservations must be made before the room block is filled or before the expiration date of September 6, 2017 whichever comes first. The resort has extended the group rate three days prior and three days after the meeting based on availability. Reservations will be taken following this date based on space and rate availability. Rooms are limited so we encourage early booking. Call Portofino Bay Hotel at (866) 360-7395 and identify yourself as a participant of the Mayo Clinic Gynecologic Surgery Update course or reserve on-line.

Parking at the hotel is provided complimentary for hotel guests.  There is a $12 plus taxes per vehicle/per day for commuting course participants. 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.

AMA Credit:

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Accreditation Period

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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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