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Multidisciplinary Update in Breast Disease 2019

Amelia Island, FL US
November 7, 2019 to November 9, 2019

Click here for the Multidisciplinary Update in Breast Disease 2021 course

Course Directors: Sarah A. McLaughlin, M.D., Barbara A. Pockaj, M.D. and Sandhya Pruthi, M.D.

This continuing medical education course will provide a multidisciplinary update in the prevention, evaluation, diagnosis, management, and treatment of benign and malignant breast diseases, high risk, and survivorship issues. The course has multidisciplinary experts in their field presenting the latest diagnostic, treatment, and management options. We hope to see you in Amelia Island, Florida, in November for this dynamic CME conference!

Course Highlights:

  • Updates in genetic testing, novel radiology modalities, and integrative medicine.
  • Discussion of controversies in breast and axillary surgery approaches, current status of neoadjuvant chemotherapy, and the influence of neoadjuvant therapy choices on surgical decision making.


 Register on or before 10/7/2019Register after 10/7/2019
M.D., DO,  Ph.D.$595$670
Resident, Fellow, NP, PA, Allied Health Professional$495$570

Exhibit Opportunities

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 complete Exhibitor Documents and submit to Kristy Badder

Target Audience

This course is designed for primary care providers, advanced practice providers, nurse practitioners, oncologists, radiologists, surgeons, pathologists, and gynecologists who provide both diagnostic and treatment of patients with breast cancer.

Learning Objectives

  • Recognize benign breast conditions.
  • Recognize the role of genetic testing in identifying women at high risk for breast cancer.
  • Explain the controversies developing in screening mammography and role of newer imaging modalities.
  • Summarize contemporary axillary management strategies and their risks.
  • Recommend surgical, radiation, and medical oncology management and treatment options for newly diagnosed breast cancer patients. 
  • Identify survivorship issues and management options.
  • Explain novel options for non-palpable lesion localization.
  • Summarize the role of multi-gene panel testing for breast cancer patients.
  • Summarize new clinical trials and advances in chemotherapy agents for breast cancer patients.

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: 
  • 14.25 AAFP Prescribed
  • 14.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 14.25 ANCC
  • 14.25 AOA Category 2-A
  • 14.25 Attendance
Event starts: 
11/07/2019 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
11/09/2019 - 12:40pm
Click here to view the program schedule on your mobile device.
Omni Amelia Island
39 Beach Lagoon Road
Amelia Island, FL 32034
United States

Update: The Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort has indicated the room block and hotel are currently at capacity. Alternate accommodations are listed below.

Rooms are reserved for attendees and their guests at the group rate of $205 per night plus applicable taxes. In order to receive the special rate, reservations must be made before the room block is filled or before the expiration date of October 14, 2019; whichever comes first. Please call 1-800-843-6664image to reserve rooms at the group rate from the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort’s reservations department via phone. Please reference the group name “Mayo Clinic Breast Disease” to make reservations. For your convenience, click here to  make your reservation online.

Rooms are limited and early booking is encouraged. The prevailing resort fee has been waived, and guests will receive complimentary self-parking, internet access in all accommodations, unlimited use of the health and fitness center, in-room coffee service, resort beach access, and preferred Racquet Club and Golf Course reservation access. Check-in time is 4:00 pm and check-out time is 11:00 am.

Nearby accommodations in Amelia Island include:


Phone Number




Amelia Hotel at the Beach

904-206-5200 ‎

1997 S Fletcher Ave, Fernandina Beach, FL

3.25 miles

Residence Inn by Marriott Amelia Island


2301 Sadler Road, Fernandina Beach, FL

3.5 miles

The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island

904-277-1100 ‎

4750 Amelia Island Pkwy, Fernandina Beach, FL

3.75 miles

Elizabeth Point Lodge


98 South Fletcher Ave.

Fernandina Beach, FL

5.25 miles

Addison House of Fernandina


614 Ash St.

Fernandina Beach, FL

6.75 miles

Hoyt House Bed & Breakfast


804 Atlantic Av

Fernandina Beach, FL

6.75 miles

Hampton Inn & Suites

904- 491-4911

19 S. 2nd Street
Fernandina Beach, FL

7.0 miles

Florida House Inn

904- 491-3322

4 N 2nd St.

Fernandina Beach, FL

7.0 miles

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 live activity for a maximum of 14.25 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 designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.25 ANCC nursing contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The American Osteopathic Association designates this program for a maximum of 14.25 AOA Category 2-A credits.

This Live activity, Multidisciplinary Update in Breast Disease 2019, with a beginning date of 11/07/2019, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 14.25 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Healthcare Professionals
A certificate of attendance will be provided 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), please go here to review disclosures.

Available Credit

  • 14.25 AAFP Prescribed
  • 14.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 14.25 ANCC
  • 14.25 AOA Category 2-A
  • 14.25 Attendance


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