Mayo Clinic Open and Endoscopic Techniques to the Cranial Base Surgery Course

June 7, 2023 to June 10, 2023

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.

Target Audience

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.

Learning Objectives

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.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 35.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 35.00 Attendance
Event starts: 
06/07/2023 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
06/10/2023 - 5:00pm
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN 55905
United States

All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual 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 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.

Available Credit

  • 35.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 35.00 Attendance


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