Mayo Clinic 2nd Annual Update on Infectious Diseases for Primary Care 2017

Phoenix, AZ US
January 21, 2017 to January 22, 2017

Course Directors: Robert Orenstein, D.O. and Janis E. Blair, M.D.

Up to date and practical information on the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of the infectious diseases you see most in your practice!

The field of infectious diseases is rapidly evolving with new diseases, diagnostic modalities, antimicrobial resistance and new paradigms for treatment. This new course combines the essentials of Coccidioidomycosis with an update on how to manage infections encountered in the outpatient setting. This course will utilize lectures, case presentations and interactive discussion to enhance providers knowledge and ability to diagnose, treat and prevent the infections commonly seen in practice.  

$75 Discount for early registration expires January 7, 2017.

Registration Fees

 Register on or before 1/7/2017Register after 1/7/2017
Full Fee:MD, DO, Scientist$550.00$625.00
Reduced Fee: Resident, Fellow, NP, PA, Allied Health, Retiree$450.00$525.00
Paper Syllabus$50.00 

Syllabus: Your registration fee includes access to an e-syllabus available one week prior to the course. You can order a paper copy for $50 online during registration. (Due to printing deadlines, this option will not be available after January 5, 2017.)

Registration Information
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Additional Information
Course Faculty
Lodging and Accommodation
Available Credit
Program Schedule (PDF)
Course Brochure   (PDF)
Exhibitor Documents (PDF)

Exhibit Opportunities
This course offers the unique opportunity for commercial companies to interact with health care providers and highlight their products and services. If you are interested in exhibiting at this course, please complete the attached exhibit forms and submit to Mayo Clinic Exhibits.

Target Audience

This course is designed for Primary Care, Internal Medicine, General Practice and Family Medicine providers, nurses, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and other allied health practitioners.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Diagnose Coccioidomycosis
  • Treat common tick-borne disease
  • Counsel patients regarding Zika virus infections
  • Treat C. difficile  and other enteric infections
  • Explain new developments in management of common intra-abdominal infections
  • Management of adult vaccinations
  • Recognize common infectious disease emergencies
  • Assess what has changed in the epidemiology and treatment of community acquired pneumonia
  • Review new antimicrobial agents

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: 
  • 13.00 AAFP Prescribed
  • 13.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 13.00 AOA
Event starts: 
01/21/2017 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
01/22/2017 - 3:30pm
Mayo Clinic Hospital - Jaunita Kious Waugh Auditorium
5777 E. Mayo Blvd
Mayo Clinic Education Center
Phoenix, AZ 85054
United States

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Contact us:

Phone: (480) 301-4580



Accreditation Statement:

In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Educaiton (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):

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 13.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

AOA Credit

This program has been accredited by the American Osteopathic Association for 13.00 credits of AOA Category 2-A.

Other Health Care Professionals

A certificate of attendance will be provided to other health care 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

Available Credit

  • 13.00 AAFP Prescribed
  • 13.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 13.00 AOA
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