Mayo Clinic Open and Endoscopic Techniques to the Cranial Base Surgery Course
Course Director: Maria Peris Celda, M.D., Ph.D.
June 7 - 10, 2023 - Mayo Clinic - Rochester, Minnesota
The goal of this course is to offer a comprehensive review and hands-on training on skull base open and endoscopic approaches. This will be combined with 3D anatomical projections, case discussions, and virtual reality to offer a 360° review around surgical treatment of skull base pathologies.
This course is designed for medical professionals, neurosurgeons, otolaryngologists, and residents and fellows of neurosurgery who have an interest in a comprehensive update, review, and hands-on training in skull base open and endoscopic techniques.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Identify the relevant anatomy related to cranial base approaches and pathologies
- Review the indications of the different cranial base approaches
- Describe the steps necessary to perform endoscopic endonasal cranial base approaches, and review the exposure obtained
- Describe the steps necessary to perform open cranial base approaches, and review the exposure obtained
Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.
All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.
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.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 35.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians 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.
- 35.32 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 35.32 Attendance