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Physician Assistant Board Review 2020 - Cancelled

Rochester, MN US
August 4, 2020 to August 7, 2020

See the Physician Assistant Board Review Online CME Course

Click here to access the Physician Assistant Board Review - Online CME Course

Course Directors: Ryan Meverden, P.A.-C., Justine S. Herndon, P.A.-C., Darci Zblewski, APRN, C.N.P., & Chelsey M. Hoffmann, P.A.-C., M.S.

August 4 - 7, 2020 - Mayo Clinic - Rochester, Minnesota

The 2020 Mayo Clinic Physician Assistant Board Review course is a comprehensive review designed to help with initial and recertification examinations and to provide a relevant review for daily practice. Come for our top Mayo Clinic faculty and unparalleled content and experience proven learning techniques to enhance comprehension and recall.

Target Audience

This course is designed for physician assistants preparing to take the initial PANCE or the PANRE.  This course also provides a comprehensive review of general medicine applicable to physician assistants and nurse practitioners.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Apply clinical reasoning to common symptoms of common medical problems.
  • Apply clinical reasoning to uncommon manifestations of common medical problems.
  • Apply clinical reasoning to common symptoms of uncommon medical problems.
  • Review key images and key points of general medical issues.
  • Apply and implement strategies regarding evaluation and management of general medicine diseases.
  • Review clinical presentation, diagnosis, and management of conditions encountered by PAs and NPs. 
  • Apply evidence-based principles to clinical practice. 
  • Identify content areas of personal strength and weakness to help focus additional self-study.

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: 
  • 33.00 AAPA Category 1
  • 33.00 ANCC
  • 33.00 Attendance
Event starts: 
08/04/2020 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
08/07/2020 - 5:00pm

Program subject to change.
Click here to view the program schedule on your mobile device.
Mayo Clinic - Siebens Medical Education Building
100 2nd Avenue SW
Leighton Auditorium
Rochester, MN 55905
United States


Hilton Garden Inn
225 S Broadway
Rochester, MN 55904
Click here for online room reservations or call: 507-285-1234

Guest rooms have been reserved for attendees and their guests with special course rates (starting at $185/night plus tax) at the Hilton Garden Inn.  In order to receive the special rate, reservations must be made before the room block is filled or before the expiration date of July 13 2020, whichever comes first.  Reservations will be taken following this date based on space rate availability.  Please identify yourself as a participant of the Physician Assistant Board Review course when making your reservation.  Parking fees may apply.


Rochester, Minnesota, is a friendly city that greets thousands of visitors from around the world each year. The city is serviced by a modern international airport with multiple flights daily via American. Access to and from the airport is provided by taxi, shuttle service, and rental car. The airport is located approximately 10 miles from the Mayo Clinic campus.

Note to Travelers: Several cities in the United States are named Rochester. When you make airline reservations and check your baggage, be sure that your destination is Rochester, Minnesota (RST) and that your baggage has been properly tagged.

Flying through the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport (MSP) is another option. There are two shuttle services that provide direct service to Mayo Clinic and the surrounding area. Travel time is approximately 75 minutes.

There are two shuttle services to the Rochester area from Minneapolis/St. Paul airport.

Mayo Clinic’s appointed travel company, Ultramar Travel, is available to assist with travel arrangements. Call Ultramar Travel toll-free at 866-629-6885.

Lodging arrangements are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant. Mayo Clinic 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.

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 and Science has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 33 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 33 ANCC nursing contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Healthcare Professionals
A record of attendance will be available 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) and staff, please go here to review disclosures.

Available Credit

  • 33.00 AAPA Category 1
  • 33.00 ANCC
  • 33.00 Attendance

Exhibit Opportunities
This course is cancelled for 2020. 

If you are interested in exhibiting at this course next year (August 3-6, 2021), please contact us.


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Request for cancellations must be submitted in writing to 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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