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Onco-Nephrology Symposium 2020 - CANCELED

Rochester, MN US
October 9, 2020 to October 10, 2020
This course is CANCELED - See Nephrology for additional courses

Course Director: Nelson Leung, M.D.

October 9-10, 2020 - Hilton Rochester Mayo Clinic Area - Rochester, Minnesota 

The purpose of the symposium is to introduce the latest updates and advances in the field of onco-nephrology with the intent of boosting knowledge and confidence in the provider that cares for patients with cancer related kidney disease.  The best practices and management of cancer related kidney diseases will be presented by national and international experts.  Topics include overcoming nephrotoxicity of chemotherapeutic agents, principles of drug dosing in patients with chronic kidney disease, patients with dialysis dependent end stage renal disease, and much more.  The interactive format encourages an environment where participants can exchange ideas with the experts.  

Registration Fee
M.D., D.O., Ph.D.$475
Allied Health, NP, PA, Retirees                     $325 

Target Audience

This symposium is intended for physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses, medical students and other healthcare professionals in nephrology, hematology, oncology, hospital medicine, and internal medicine.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Identify and diagnose acute kidney injury caused by chemotherapeutic agents
  • Describe the diagnostic evaluation and management of electrolyte abnormalities in patients with cancer
  • Describe epidemiology and new treatment paradigms in patients with monoclonal gammopathy of renal significance and myeloma cast nephropathy
  • Review dosing of chemotherapy in patients with chronic kidney disease or dialysis dependent end stage kidney disease
  • Discuss renal replacement therapy and kidney transplantation
  • Explore overcoming nephrotoxicity of checkpoint inhibitors

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: 
  • 10.50 ABIM
  • 11.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 11.50 ANCC
  • 11.50 Attendance
Event starts: 
10/09/2020 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
10/10/2020 - 12:30pm

Program subject to change.
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Hilton Rochester Mayo Clinic Area
10 East Center Street
Rochester, MN 55904
United States


Hilton Rochester Mayo Clinic Area
10 East Center Street
Rochester, MN 55904
Ph. 507-258-5757

Guest rooms have been reserved for attendees with special course rates (starting at $179/night plus tax) at the Hilton Rochester Mayo Clinic Area.  In order to receive the special rate, reservations must be made before the room block is filled or before the expiration date of September 17, 2020, whichever comes first.  Reservations will be taken following this date based on space rate availability.  Please identify yourself as a participant of the Onco Nephrology Symposium when making your reservation.  Parking fees may apply.


Rochester, Minnesota, is a friendly city that greets thousands of visitors from around the world each year. The city is serviced by a modern international airport with multiple flights daily via American. Access to and from the airport is provided by taxi, shuttle service, and rental car. The airport is located approximately 10 miles from the Mayo Clinic campus.

Note to Travelers: Several cities in the United States are named Rochester. When you make airline reservations and check your baggage, be sure that your destination is Rochester, Minnesota (RST) and that your baggage has been properly tagged.

Flying through the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport (MSP) is another option. There are two shuttle services that provide direct service to Mayo Clinic and the surrounding area. Travel time is approximately 75 minutes.

There are two shuttle services to the Rochester area from Minneapolis/St. Paul airport.

Mayo Clinic’s appointed travel company, Ultramar Travel, is available to assist with travel arrangements. Call Ultramar Travel toll-free at 866-629-6885.

Lodging arrangements are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.  Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development 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.

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 11.50 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
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 10.50 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.

Participant information will be shared with ABIM through PARS.

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 11.50 ANCC nursing contact hours.  Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Other Healthcare Professionals
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants 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

  • 10.50 ABIM
  • 11.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 11.50 ANCC
  • 11.50 Attendance

Exhibit Opportunities
This course offers the 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 contact us.


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