Mayo Clinic Tackling Problematic Sinusitis 2024

Scottsdale, AZ US
April 11, 2024 to April 13, 2024

Course Directors: Angela M. Donaldson M.D.Devyani Lal, M.D.Erin K. O'Brien, M.D. and Matthew A. Rank, M.D.

April 11 - 13, 2024 - Hilton North Scottsdale at Cavasson - Scottsdale, Arizona

Mayo Clinic's Tackling Problematic Sinusitis 2024 course is in its eleventh year. The course is taught by world-class Mayo Clinic faculty who are joined by several global experts. This highly-rated and well-attended course is one of the most prestigious CME activities in the field of rhinology. It provides a comprehensive update on tackling problematic chronic sinusitis as well as other difficult-to-manage rhinologic diagnosis. The course also focuses on new data and progress made in the management of chronic rhinosinusitis. Learners can expect a comprehensive curriculum that covers updates and advances in pathophysiology, office-based procedures, medical therapeutics, new biologics, management of problematic epistaxis from hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia, management of septal perforations, as well as Sino nasal tumors and CSF leaks. Personalized medical and surgical strategies that help optimize outcomes are discussed. Techniques covered include repair of cerebrospinal fluid leaks and skull base defects, management of sinonasal tumors, septal perforation repair, injection sclerotherapy for hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia, as well as primary and revision sinus surgery.

Registrants for Live General SessionRegister on or before March 11, 2024Register after March 12, 2024
M.D., D.O., Ph.D.$975$1095
Allied Health, NP, PA, Retirees$850$925

Target Audience

Practicing otolaryngologists, allergists, physician assistants and nurse practitioners in ENT, audiologists and speech language pathologists, and nurses with a strong interest in ENT care.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Summarize the basic pathophysiology underlying chronic sinusitis and its major subtypes.
  • Develop an algorithm for escalating medical therapy in managing chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyposis that includes all available and reasonable options including surgical options.
  • Describe the various surgical techniques available for the management of medically recalcitrant rhinitis.
  • Identify and managing comorbid conditions affecting sinonasal symptoms in CRS.
  • Describe management strategies for chronic rhinosinusitis in systemic diseases.

Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 14.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 14.50 Attendance
Event starts: 
04/11/2024 - 9:30am
Event ends: 
04/13/2024 - 1:20pm

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Hilton North Scottsdale at Cavasson
7965 E Cavasson Blvd
Scottsdale, AZ 85255
United States


A block of rooms at a special group rate of $309 (USD) Run of House Standard, plus applicable local and state taxes, per night, is available for course participants. 

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To ensure accommodations, make your reservation before the room block fills or March 18, 2024. After the cut-off date, the hotel will accept reservations based on a space- and rate-available basis. 

All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.

Course Directors
Angela M. Donaldson M.D.
Devyani Lal, M.D.
Erin K. O'Brien, M.D.
Matthew A. Rank, M.D.

Mayo Faculty
Elina Jerschow, M.D.
Nitish Kumar, B.M.B.S., M.Ch
Michael J. Marino, M.D.
Amar Miglani, M.D
Osarenoma U. Olomu, M.D.
Carlos D. Pinheiro Neto, M.D., Ph.D.
Janalee K. Stokken, M.D.
Alex M. Wonnaparhown, M.D.

Guest Faculty
Philippe Gevaert, M.D., Ph.D.
Ghent University Hospital

Joshua Levy, M.D., M.P.H., M.S., NIDCD, NIH
National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
Bethesda, Maryland

Katie Phillips, M.D.
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, Ohio

University College, London Medical School, Institute of Laryngology and Otology University College

Kevin C. Welch, M.D.
Northwestern Medical Group
Chicago, IL

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

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

  • 14.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 14.50 Attendance

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