3rd Annual Mayo Clinic Advances and Innovations in Complex Neuroscience Patient Care: Brain and Spine 2020

Sedona, AZ US
February 27, 2020 to February 29, 2020

Course Director:  Bernard Bendok, M.D.
Associate Director:  Joseph Sirven, M.D.                                
Co-Course Directors:  Chandan Krishna, M.D., Maciej Mrugala, M.D., Ph.D., Alyx Porter, M.D.

The modern care of patients who suffer from challenging clinical neuroscience problems requires a multidisciplinary team. This course provides neuroscience care team members the latest advances and innovations in complex brain, spinal and peripheral nerve disorders including brain and skull base tumors, neurovascular diseases including complex arteriovenous malformations, spinal disorders including scoliosis, acute stroke, epilepsy,  and other exciting and important neuroscience frontiers.  The format will be case based, with simulation demonstrations, panel discussions and hands on simulations. The latest in procedural neuroscience technologies will be showcased and will be available for hands on experiences using simulators.  

A Technology Showcase with hands-on simulation is offered on both Thursday and Friday afternoons, and is designed to provide participants with a hands-on experience in neuroscience cutting edge procedures.  

Pre-Course Workshop
Back this year, by popular demand, is the Pre-Course Advanced Practice Provider Workshop: Neurosurgery Brain and Spine Concepts on Wednesday morning, February 26, 2020.  

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 contact Kristy Badder.

Target Audience

This course is designed for physicians practicing in neurology, neurosurgery, emergency medicine, medical oncology and primary care, as well as advanced practice nurse practitioners, physician assistants and other health care providers interested in the neurosciences.

Course summary
Event starts: 
02/27/2020 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
02/29/2020 - 2:00pm
Enchantment Resort
525 Boynton Canyon
Sedona, AZ 86336
United States
+1 (855) 421-1088

Enchantment Resort

A room block rate of $325 (USD), plus applicable city/state taxes, is available to course participants and guests.   A resort fee of $25 per night, per room, applies and includes local/800 calls, morning newspaper, entry into Mii amo spa, resort parking and use of all resort amenities and scheduled activities. WIFI is complimentary.  Children under the age of 18 stay complimentary.  Mayo Clinic group rates apply three days prior to and three days post-course dates, based on availability. To ensure accommodations, please make your reservation before the room block quickly fills, or before January 24, 2020. To make your reservation, call (855) 421-1088. 

The standard hotel reservation cancellation policy will apply to individual reservations unless otherwise specified.

Check-in time is 4:00 p.m.  Check-out time is noon.

Attendees are responsible for their own reservations.

Course Director
Bernard R. Bendok, M.D.

Associate Director:
Joseph I. Sirven, M.D.

Course Co-Directors:
Chandan Krishna, M.D. 
Maciej M. Mrugala, M.D., Ph.D. 
Alyx B. Porter, M.D.

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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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