Pre-course Pharmacology Workshop
Course Directors: Andrew J. Herber, P.A.-C., James S. Newman, M.D., M.H.A., S. Ahsan Rizvi, M.D., and Holly A. Schenzel, A.P.R.N., D.N.P., C.N.P.
The pharmacy pre-course is a half day session composed of pharmacy topics delivered by clinical pharmacists.
|Pre-course Pharmacology Workshop||$125|
This course is designed for internists, hospitalists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, advanced practice nurses, registered nurses and allied health from novice to experienced.
Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:
- Discuss patient-specific pharmacology for a broad scope of disease states
- Review evidence-based literature to direct medication best-practices
- Discuss controversial pharmacology topics and their potential impact on patient care
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.
The Hilton Rochester Mayo Clinic Area is a new hotel opening in 2019. Reservations will be accepted sometime after the New Year by calling the Hilton Rochester directly at 507-258-5757 and identifying yourself as attending the Mayo Clinic NPPA course.
Guest rooms have been reserved for attendees and their guests with special course rates at each of the following downtown Rochester hotels. In order to receive the special rate, reservations must be made before the room block is filled or before the expiration date of April 21, 2019, whichever comes first. Reservations will be taken following this date based on space and rate availability. Please identify yourself as a participant of the Mayo Clinic NPPA course when making your reservation.
Hilton Rochester Mayo Clinic Area (will not be taking registrations until sometime after the New Year)
10 East Center Street
Hilton Garden Inn, Rochester Downtown
225 S Broadway
800-445-8667 or 507-285-1234
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. (www.mspairport.com) 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.
- Groome Transportation at 800-280-9270 or visit https://groometransportation.com/rochester/
- Rochester Shuttle Service at 888-998-9098 or visit www.rochestershuttleservice.com
Mayo Clinic’s appointed travel company, Ultramar Travel, is available to assist with travel arrangements. Call Ultramar Travel toll-free at 1-866-629-6885.
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 and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This activity has been reviewed and is approved for a maximum of 2.75 AAPA Category 1 CME credits by the AAPA Review Panel. PAs should claim only those credits actually spent participating in the CME activity.
This activity was planned in accordance with AAPA CME Standards for Live Programs and for Commercial Support of Live Programs.
Participants can earn up to 2.75 ANCC nursing contact hours commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
General Session Total: 19.75
Pre-course Critical Care Skills Workshop 4.0
Pre-course Wound Care Skills Workshop 2.75
Pre-course Pharmacology Workshop 3.25
Select presentations will contain pharmacology content as noted in the program. Identified presentations represent approximately 3.25 for the Pharmacology Breakout.
For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s), please go here to review disclosures.
- 3.25 AAPA Category 1
- 3.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 3.25 ANCC
- 3.25 Attendance
Cancellation and Refund Policy:
Request for cancellations must be submitted in writing to firstname.lastname@example.org. 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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