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An Overview of Perioperative Medicine 2019

Chicago, IL US
October 23, 2019 to October 26, 2019

Course Directors: Karen F. Mauck, M.D.Karna K. Sundsted, M.D, Geno J. Merli, M.D., Howard H. Weitz, M.D.

An Overview of Perioperative Medicine is intended to update general internists, internist-sub specialists, family medicine specialists and other health care providers on perioperative assessment and management. This course will focus on the practical, clinical side of preoperative assessment and postoperative management. The course will feature a collaborative faculty of multi-specialty experts in perioperative medicine from both Mayo Clinic and Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University.

Course Highlights:

  • Features a collaborative faculty of multi-specialty experts in perioperative medicine
  • Focuses on the clinical side of preoperative assessment and postoperative management
  • Summarizes the latest guidelines in perioperative medicine
  • Provides an evidence-based approach to patient care

Registration Fee:

Full Fee: M.D., DO, Scientist$1,125
Reduced Fee: Resident, Fellow, NP,PA, Allied Health Professional, Retiree$1,000


Target Audience

This course is designed for clinicians who see perioperative patients. This includes internists, hospitalists, family physicians, surgeons, anesthesiologists, NPs, PAs, and nurse anesthetists.

Learning Objectives

  • Apply a systematic approach to guide preoperative assessment.
  • Recommend the appropriate continuation and discontinuation of medications and nutraceuticals in the perioperative setting.
  • Assess, optimize and manage a variety of medical co-morbidities in the perioperative setting

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: 
  • 25.50 ABIM
  • 25.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 25.50 Attendance
Event starts: 
10/23/2019 - 7:30am
Event ends: 
10/26/2019 - 12:15pm
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The Westin Michigan Avenue
909 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611
United States

Guest rooms have been reserved for attendees and their guests with special course rates (starting at $290/night plus tax) at The Westin Michigan Avenue. In order to receive the special rate, reservations must be made before the room block is filled or before the cut-off date of October 1, 2019, whichever comes first. After October 1, 2019, reservations will be taken based on space and rate availability.

Please identify yourself as a participant of the Mayo Clinic An Overview of Perioperative Medicine Course when making your reservation. Click here to make your reservation online. You may also contact the hotel directly at 1-888-627-8385image.

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

ABIM Maintenance of Certification (MOC)
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 25.50 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

  • 25.50 ABIM
  • 25.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 25.50 Attendance


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