11th Annual Multidisciplinary Transoral Surgery for Head and Neck Cancer 2018

Scottsdale, AZ US
February 12, 2018 to February 15, 2018

Course Directors: Michael L. Hinni, M.D.Samir H. Patel, M.D., Bruce H. Haughey, M.B.Ch.B., M.S. F.A.C.S, F.R.A.C.S.

The Multidisciplinary Transoral Surgery for Head and Neck Cancer course is designed for all specialties treating head and neck cancer including otolaryngologists, head and neck surgeons, radiation oncologists, medical oncologists, oral maxillofacial surgeons, pathologists and speech pathologists.  The course is a focused educational experience in transoral endoscopic techniques for resecting primary head and neck tumors and the associated state-of-the-art application of advanced radiotherapy techniques including proton beam therapy and systemic therapy such as immunotherapy. Live surgery will be telecasted to the audience allowing real time interaction with the operating surgeon and pathologist. Another highlight includes interactive tumor board panels composed of expert faculty.

An optional cadaveric hands-on workshop will provide participants with opportunities to perform various transoral procedures with laser technologies and delivery systems. Renowned faculty will emphasize fundamental transoral anatomy, microsurgical and robotic techniques, wound exposure and transoral techniques. Workshop participants will gain experience in the art of tumor exposure using various retractors and appropriate and safe use of multiple transoral systems.

Course Highlights:

  • Learn about state of the art application of advanced radiation therapy techniques and systemic therapy advances.
  • Interactive live telecasted surgery and tumor board discussions.
  • Transoral robotic and laser surgery as well as newer transoral resection techniques.
  • Renowned faculty discuss fundamental transoral anatomy, microsurgical techniques, wound exposure, flexible and transoral laser surgery, and other transoral techniques.
  • Collaborative multidisciplinary state of the art de-escalation therapy.
  • Optional hands-on workshop at the Mayo Clinic Center for Procedural Innovation: perform various transoral procedures with laser technologies and delivery systems.

Hands-On Workshop

An optional cadaveric hands-on workshop will provide participants with opportunities to perform various transoral procedures with laser technologies and delivery systems. Renowned faculty will emphasize fundamental transoral anatomy, microsurgical techniques, and wound exposure, as well as other transoral techniques.

Roundtrip transportation from the Westin Kierland Resort to the Center for Procedural Innovation will be provided. Space is limited. Pre-registration is required. If the morning workshop is fully subscribed Mayo Clinic will offer an afternoon workshop.

Registration

 On or before November 12, 2017After November 12, 2017
General Session
Full Fee (Physician)$950.00$1025.00
Reduced Fee (Resident, Fellow, NP, PA, Retiree, Allied Health Professional)$800.00$875.00
Optional Session
Optional Hands-On Workshop$1850.00$1925.00

Additional Information
Brochure

Exhibit Opportunity 
This course offers the unique opportunity for commercial companies to interact with health care providers and highlight their products and services. If you are interested in exhibiting at this course, please contact Kristy Badder.

Target Audience

This course is designed for all specialties treating head and neck cancer including otolaryngologists, head and neck surgeons, radiation oncologists, medical oncologists, oral maxillofacial surgeons, pathologists, and speech pathologists. 

Learning Objectives

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

  • Identify which patients are eligible for transoral robotic and laser surgery.
  • Distinguish differences between transoral surgery and traditional surgical and radiation-based treatment strategies.
  • Identify key features of “inside-out” anatomy of the upper aerodigestive tract.
  • Describe advantages and technique of margin mapping.
  • Summarize how to incorporate imaging into surgical planning.
  • State potential advantages that may be realized with transoral robotic surgery.
  • Identify basic transoral laser microsurgery instrumentation and operative complications.
  • Recognize key technical mistakes to avoid.
  • Discuss postoperative management of patients treated with transoral surgery.
  • Explain how to incorporate personalized radiation therapy with the postoperative patient. 
  • Examine new trends for systemic therapy for HPV positive oropharynx cancer.
  • Review new clinical trials underway highlighting new management trends.

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: 
  • 22.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 22.75 AOA
Event starts: 
02/12/2018 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
02/15/2018 - 1:00pm

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The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa
6902 East Greenway Parkway
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
United States

Lodging Information

The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa
6902 E. Greenway Parkway
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
Online Reservations
Phone Reservations: (800) 354-5892

Tucked among the McDowell Mountains and Sonoran Desert surrounding sunny Scottsdale, The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa proudly champions Arizona’s colorful history and culture. A host of options entertain guests of all ages. Spacious guestrooms and suites radiate with the warm colors, vibrant textures, and natural materials typical of Southwest style.

A limited block of guest rooms has been reserved for attendees at the special group rate of $309/night (USD) plus applicable city/state taxes. Make your reservation before the block fills or the cut-off date of January 11, 2018, reference Mayo Clinic Transoral Surgery Course. Group rates will apply three days prior to and three days after the course dates based on group room availability. Children under the age of 17 will stay complimentary. Third or fourth adult person rates are $50 each. Attendees are responsible for their own reservations. 

A deposit equal to one night’s stay ($309.00 plus tax) is required to hold each individual’s reservation. The deposit shall serve to confirm the reservation for the date(s) indicated, and, upon check-in, shall be applied to the final night of the reserved stay. The deposit paid by individuals is refundable if notice is received at least seven (7) days prior to arrival and a cancellation number is obtained. 

Travel

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) is located 19.3 miles from The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa.

Hertz is offering a reduced daily rate for course registrants. Visit Hertz online and use this code: (CV# 03NR0013). Special rates include unlimited mileage and are subject to availability. Advance reservations are recommended; blackout dates may apply.

SuperShuttle vans offer airport transportation to and from area hotels and businesses. To make reservations, call (800) 258-3826 or (602) 244-9000, or visit SuperShuttle online.

Travel arrangements are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.

Course Directors

Michael L. Hinni, M.D.
Mayo Clinic
Phoenix, Arizona

Samir H. Patel, M.D.
Mayo Clinic
Phoenix, Arizona

Bruce H. Haughey, M.B.Ch.B., M.S. F.A.C.S, F.R.A.C.S.
Florida Hospital Celebration Health
Celebration, Florida

Mayo Faculty

Lisa R. Crujido, CCC-SLP
Richard E. Hayden, M.D.
Mai Lan Ho, M.D.
David G. Lott, M.D.
Daniel J. Ma, M.D.
Eric J. Moore, M.D.
Thomas H. Nagel, M.D.
Daniel L. Price, M.D.
Katharine A. Price, M.D.
Matthew A. Zarka, M.D.

Guest Faculty

Chris Holsinger, M.D.
Stanford University Medical Center
Palo Alto, California

Ryan S. Jackson, M.D.
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, Missouri

J. Scott Magnuson, M.D.
Florida Hospital Celebration Health
Celebration, Florida

Harry Quon, M.D.
The John Hopkins University
Baltimore, Maryland

Jason T. Rich, M.D.
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, Missouri

AMA Credit
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 22.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AMA Credit Breakdown
Monday: 7.00
Tuesday: 7.25
Wednesday: 3.50
Thursday Hands-On Workshop: 5.00
General Session Total: 17.75
Optional Workshop:  5.00

AOA
This program has been accredited by the American Osteopathic Association for 22.75 credits of AOA Category 2-A.

Available Credit

  • 22.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 22.75 AOA

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
02/12/2017
Course expires: 
02/15/2019
 
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Request for cancellations must be submitted in writing to mca.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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