3rd Annual Therapeutic Advances for Advanced Practice Providers and Nurses: Hematology/Oncology Patient Care and Challenges 2019

Jacksonville, FL US
April 6, 2019

Course Directors: Nicole Gannon, PA-C; Winston Tan, MD, Victoria Alegria, ARNP; Ashton Ritter, PA-C; Yanyan Lou, MD, PhD

Mayo Clinic's 3rd Annual Therapeutic Advances for Advanced Practice Providers and Nurses: Hematology/Oncology Patient Care and Challenges 2019 will be held in Jacksonville, Florida. This continuing medical education (CME) conference will focus on the needs of advanced practice providers, nurse practitioners, ARNPs (APRN), and nurses regarding the care of patients with hematologic and oncologic malignancies. The course will feature lectures, case presentations, panels discussions, interactive group discussions, and a poster session. Topics will include developing treatment plans for patients with multiple presentations of chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), CAR T cell treatment and therapy complications, challenging gastrointestinal malignancy cases, multidisciplinary approaches toward treatments for cancer patients, and indications for immunotherapy and associated complications. This year we are proud to offer 4.5 hours of pharmacology content.

Registration Fee:

 Register on or before March 11, 2019Register after  March 11, 2019
Full Fee: M.D., D.O., Ph.D., Residents, Fellows, NP, PA$175$225
Reduced: Allied Health
Professional, Nurse, Retiree

Exhibit Opportunity

Please note that we are currently sold out of exhibitor space for this course at this time. If you would like to be placed on a waitlist and/or added to the call for next year's exhibits, please email FLA CME Exhibits with your contact information. 


It is our pleasure to invite you to submit an abstract to be included at an electronic poster session. Abstracts must be in the area of hematology and oncology and must either be original research or case reports. Posters will be peer reviewed. Original abstracts (limit 250 words) are encouraged for submission. Accepted abstract presenters will need to register for the conference. Five abstracts will receive a scholarship for waived registration for the abstract presenter. For further information, please contact flacmeabstracts@mayo.edu
Attention: Deadline has been extended to Tuesday, March 19, 2019.

Abstract Submission Form (PDF)  

Target Audience

This course is designed for advanced practice providers, chemotherapy nurses, fellows and community physicians.

Learning Objectives

  • Develop a treatment plan for a patient with multiple presentations with chronic lymphocytic leukemia.
  • Demonstrate understanding about CART cell treatment and be able to recognize and manage complications of this type of therapy.
  • Discuss and recognize the different challenging cases in gastrointestinal malignancies.
  • Incorporate a multidisciplinary approach toward the treatment of each cancer patient.
  • Improve awareness of the indications for immunotherapy and formulate a treatment plan for these complications.

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: 
  • 5.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 5.75 ANCC
  • 5.75 Attendance
Event starts: 
04/06/2019 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
04/06/2019 - 4:45pm
Click here to view the program schedule on your mobile device. 
Kinne Auditorium, Mayo Clinic
4500 San Pablo Road
Jacksonville, FL 32224
United States

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.

For those seeking off-campus oceanfront accommodations:
Ponte Vedra Inn & Club
200 Ponte Vedra Blvd.
Ponte Vedra, FL 32082
Located 6 miles from the Mayo Clinic Campus

Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa
1000 PGA Tour Blvd
Ponte Vedra Beach FL, 32082
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

Click here to view additional accommodations as well as recreation and leisure activities.

Parking is available in multiple lots on the Mayo Clinic Florida campus. The closest complimentary parking to the Kinne Auditorium located in the Cannaday Building, is available for visitors in Patient Parking Lots C and D.

Mayo School of CPD 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.

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 5.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Participants can earn up to 5.75 ANCC nursing contact hours commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Select presentations will contain pharmacology content as noted in the program on the course website. Identified presentations represent approximately 4.5 hours of pharmacology content.

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 to review disclosures.

Available Credit

  • 5.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 5.75 ANCC
  • 5.75 Attendance

Accreditation Period

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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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