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5th Southwest Laryngology Live Stream Webcast: Practical Laryngology - CANCELLED

April 2, 2020 to April 4, 2020


This course has been CANCELLED - see Otorhinolaryngology for additional courses

Course Directors: David G. Lott, M.D.; Lisa R. Crujido, CCC-SLP; Christina H. Kang, CCC-SLP; and Jaime L. Engholdt, P.A.-C., M.S.

This conference will provide state-of-the-art instruction on comprehensive evaluation and management of challenging laryngeal-related disorders and corresponding rehabilitation techniques. The meeting offers a multi-disciplinary approach on a wide variety of voice and swallowing topics, surgical procedures and techniques for post-surgical swallow rehabilitation, and post laryngectomy voice restoration. Course format will include evidence-based lectures, multidisciplinary panel discussions with case presentations, live demonstrations and interactive Q & A.

 Course format includes evidence-based lectures, multidisciplinary panel discussions with case presentations and Q & A, live demonstrations, and interactions with Mayo and guest faculty.                                                                   

Optional 1/2-day workshops on Thursday, April 2, 2020 (separate registration required.): Advanced Laryngectomy Rehabilitation; TEP Management;  Affordable Choices for Voices, and What Therapy Tools Work for What?;  and Office-based Laryngology Procedures: Hands-on Lab.

Fees - Webcast (General Session Only)

 On or before 3/2/2020After 3/2/2020
Webcast Registration$470$470



Target Audience

This course is designed for Physicians and surgeons, Mid-Level health care providers, otolaryngology residents, and Speech Language Pathologists, as well as graduate students in the SLP audience.  Specialties include: Otorhinolaryngology, internal medicine, speech-language pathology, pulmonary, integrative medicine and radiation/medical oncology.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Identify and treat functional disorders of the larynx that account for frequently misdiagnosed etiologies of voice and swallowing disorders.
  • Manage Head and Neck Cancer-related swallowing disorders that can be immediately implemented into practice.
  • Explain various pediatric voice disorders and treatment options.
  • Identify the differences in diagnostic characteristics among muscle tension dysphonia, vocal tremor, and spasmodic dysphonia, for optimal treatment.
  • Describe variables in treatment of muscle tension dysphonia in singers.

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: 
  • 13.00 AAPA Category 1
  • 13.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 13.00 AOA Category 2-A
  • 13.00 Attendance
Event starts: 
04/02/2020 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
04/04/2020 - 6:00pm

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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 designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


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 up to 13.00  AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.


The American Osteopathic Association designates this program for a maximum of 13.00 AOA Category 2-A credits.

ABOHNS approval  - Pending

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

  • 13.00 AAPA Category 1
  • 13.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 13.00 AOA Category 2-A
  • 13.00 Attendance


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Cancellation and Refund Policy:

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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