Microsurgical Approaches to Aneurysms and Skull Base Diseases 2018 - November

Jacksonville, FL US
November 15, 2018 to November 17, 2018

Course Directors: Evandro de Oliveira, M.D., Ph.D., Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa, M.D. and Rabih G. Tawk, M.D.
Course Co-Director: Belinda Bradley, A.R.N.P.

Course Highlights

  • Review of surgical approaches and operative techniques pertaining to surgical treatment of skull base lesions such as skull base tumors, cerebral aneurysms, and other disorders
  • Combines both microscopic techniques with simulated micro-anastomosis training session to improve microsurgical skills
  • Intensive hands-on cadaver dissection sessions, covering a broad spectrum of transcranial approaches
  • Participants will work in teams on prepared injected fixed specimens under the guidance of a distinguished expert Faculty

Registration Fees 

Physicians and PhDs

$700
ARNPs & PAs, Residents, Fellows, RNs, Allied Health and Retirees$500

Exhibit Opportunities:

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 exhibit space during this course, please submit a completed Exhibitor Agreement or contact Florida Exhibits

Target Audience

This course is designed for neurosurgery medical providers at various stages of their careers including residents, fellows, attendings, nurse practitioners and physician assistants.

Learning Objectives

Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Identify the major skull base approaches to various neurosurgical and vascular disorders affecting the skull base and brain
  • Review the appropriate approaches and microsurgical techniques for treatment of complex neurosurgical disorders
  • Demonstrate various techniques during hands-on sessions on cadaveric specimens to improve skills
  • Perform techniques for pretemporal, cavernous sinus and far lateral approaches
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 22.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 22.00 ANCC
Event starts: 
11/15/2018 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
11/17/2018 - 5:00pm
Cost:
$700.00
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Simulation Center
4500 San Pablo Rd
Stabile North 8th Floor
Jacksonville, FL 32224
United States

The J. Wayne and Delores Barr Weaver Simulation Center at Mayo Clinic's Florida campus is located in the Stabile North building on the 8th Floor. Parking is available in multiple lots near the Stabile North Building on W.M. Davis Parkway at no charge. Additional parking is available in the Mayo patient/visitor ramp adjacent to the Davis Building on Mayo Boulevard at $3 per day and no charge on Saturday. The cost for parking is not included in the registration fee.

Mayo Clinic Campus Map 

For those seeking off-campus oceanfront accommodations:

Ponte Vedra Inn & Club
200 Ponte Vedra Blvd.
Ponte Vedra, FL 32082
888-839-9145
Located 6 miles from the Mayo Clinic Campus

Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa
1000 PGA Tour Blvd
Ponte Vedra Beach FL, 32082
904-285-7777
Located 10 miles from the Mayo Clinic Campus

For those seeking on-campus accommodations:

Mayo Clinic Courtyard by Marriott
14390 Mayo Blvd.
Jacksonville, FL 32224
800-321-2211

Travel

Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) is located 45 minutes from Mayo Clinic. Taxis and rental cars are readily available at the airport. Travel and lodging arrangements are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant. Transportation is highly recommended, as the campus is not within walking distance to dining locations. Attendees are responsible for their own reservations.

Course Directors:

Evandro de Oliveira, M.D., Ph.D.
Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa, M.D.
Rabih G. Tawk, M.D.

Course Co-Director:

Belinda Bradley, A.R.N.P.

Faculty:

Belinda G. Bradley, A.R.N.P.
Kaisorn Chaichana, M.D.
Evandro de Oliveira, M.D., Ph.D.
Giuseppe Lanzino, M.D.
Vicent Quilis Quesada, M.D., Ph.D.
Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa, M.D.
Daryoush Tavanaiepour, M.D.
Rabih G. Tawk, M.D.
Wen Hung Tzu, M.D.

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):

AMA

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 22.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ANCC

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 22.0 ANCC nursing contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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.

Available Credit

  • 22.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 22.00 ANCC

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
02/22/2018
Course expires: 
11/17/2019

Price

Cost:
$700.00
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Cancellation and Refund Policy:

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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