This course delivers a comprehensive review of the diagnosis and management of heart failure across its multiple stages. Heart failure is a prevalent and costly disease causing debilitating symptoms and excess mortality. A clinical format will highlight the practice dilemmas and key management strategies essential to enhance the attendees’ confidence in caring for these challenging patients.
• Recognize the spectrum of signs and symptoms suspicious for heart failure
• Describe typical diagnostic testing essential for the diagnosis and management of
patients with heart failure
• Apply appropriate pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic strategies for patients across
the spectrum of heart failure
• Describe when referral for advanced heart failure therapies is indicated
• Demonstrate complex decision-making when renal and/or pulmonary hypertension
co-exist with heart failure
This course is appropriate for nurse practitioners, physician assistants, registered nurses, cardiologists, and primary care providers interested in an update on heart failure.
Select presentations will contain pharmacology content as noted in the program. Identified presentations represent approximately 5.5 contact hours of pharmacology content.
Comments from Past Participants
"This conference is awesome because it gives you real world management strategies to manage complex patients."
"The food and accomodations were excellent! The content and speakers were excellent!"
"Wonderful conference! Excellent speakers! Would highly recommend!"
"This conference was incredibly insightful."
"This conference is such a good investment and leaves me with hope and renewed enthusiasm to improve our practice to provide excellent patient care."
"Overall, AMAZING conference, excellent and obviously very knowledgeable providers/speakers. I will be attending again!"
"Overall, I really enjoy this conference & it is my second time attending."
"I have heard wonderful things about your conference and I really enjoyed attending. I plan on coming back! Well done!"
Barry L. Karon, M.D.
Jean A. Wagner, APRN, M.S.N., C.N.P.
Omar F. Abou Ezzeddine, M.D., C.M., M.S.
Laurie L. Bicknese, R.N.
Alfredo L. Clavell, M.D.
Maria L. Collazo-Clavell, M.D.
Shannon M. Dunlay, M.D., M.S.
Garvan C. Kane, M.D., Ph.D.
Fred Kusumoto, M.D.
Grace Lin, M.D.
Amanda K. Lorenz, M.D.
Rekha Mankad, M.D.
Suzanne M. Norby, M.D.
Sara B. Severson, APRN, C.N.P., M.S.
As a provider accredited by ACCME, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science (Mayo School of Continuous Professional Development) must ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in its educational activities. Course directors, planning committee, faculty, and all others who are in a position to control the content of this educational activity are required to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest related to the subject matter of the educational activity. Safeguards against commercial bias have been put in place. Faculty also will disclose any off-label and/or investigational use of pharmaceuticals or instruments discussed in their presentation. Disclosure of this information will be published in course materials so those participants in the activity may formulate their own judements regarding the presentation.
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Credit Statement (s)
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 16 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 16 ANCC nursing contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Health Care Professionals
A certificate of attendance will be provided to other health care professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.
Attendees should ensure in advance that their credentialing or licensing organization accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM from the sponsor of this activity.
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MD, PhD, DO, PharmD - Early Bird Rate $750 (paid in full by 2/21/2019)
after February 21 $850
Fellow, Resident, NP, PA, RN - Early Bird Rate $675 (paid in full by 2/21/2019)
after February 21 $775
The registration fee includes tuition, electronic course syllabus, continental breakfasts, break refreshments, and lunch. Although it is not Mayo Clinic Cardiovascular CME (CV CME) policy to limit the number of registrants for a course, conference room facilities may necessitate closing of enrollment; therefore, early registration is advised. Enrollment for this program is limited.
If you cancel your participation in this course, your registration fee, less a $75 administrative fee, will be refunded when written notification is received by Mayo Clinic CV CME by
March 7, 2019 (email: email@example.com). No refunds will be made on or after March 7, 2019. Canceled registrations are non-transferable.
Mayo Clinic CV CME reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event Mayo Clinic CV CME must cancel or postpone this course, Mayo Clinic CV CME will refund the registration fee, but is not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses to participants, including fees assessed by airline/travel/lodging agencies.
NO SHOW POLICY
This course is intended to be a live learning experience. If you do not attend this course on-site as a live learner, you will not be allowed access to the materials/lectures during or after the course. No refunds will be given for no-show registrants.
LODGING ACCOMMODATIONS - Disney’s BoardWalk Inn
Guest rooms have been reserved for attendees and their guests with special course rates at Disney’s Boardwalk Resort. In order to receive the special rate, reservations must be made before the room block is filled or before the expiration date of February 18, 2019, whichever comes first. Please identify yourself as a participant of the Mayo Heart Failure Program when making your reservation to ensure the group rate.
Disney’s BoardWalk Resort
2101 North Epcot Resorts Boulevard
Lake Buena Vista, FL
Group Room Rates:
Run of House (Single/Double Occupancy): $259.00 per night
Additional Person (18 yrs. and older): $25.00 per person per night
Experience the timeless charm of Disney’s BoardWalk, a quarter-mile promenade of exquisite dining, unique shops and exciting nightlife. Stroll along the water’s edge, play afternoon midway games and discover evening street performers. Disney’s BoardWalk is a short stroll to Epcot and a breezy boat ride to Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
As a guest at Disney’s BoardWalk® Resort, you’ll enjoy free and convenient transportation to all Walt Disney World® Theme Parks and the Downtown Disney® Area, specially priced park tickets, extra magic hours at participating parks and more. Mixing business with pleasure is easy when you make the most of your free time with Disney’s Special Meeting/Convention Theme Park Tickets. Explore all FOUR of the Walt Disney World® theme parks – Magic Kingdom®, Epcot®, Animal Kingdom® and Hollywood Studios™.
Reserve Disney’s complimentary transportation service to and from the Orlando International Airport to make your travel easier. Valet and complimentary self-parking is available. The cost for parking is not included in the registration fee. In order to utilize this service, a Disney's Magical Express reservation is required and must be arranged prior to arrival at the airport.
To book Disney’s Magical Express Transportation, call 407-827-6777
SPECIAL DISNEY TICKET SAVINGS
Special Disney Tickets and Savings for Attendees and Your Guests!
Lodging arrangements are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.
Mayo Clinic Department of Cardiovascular Medicine is not responsible for expenses incurred by an individual who is not confirmed and for whom space is not available at the meeting. Costs incurred by the registrant such as airline or hotel fees or penalties are the responsibility of the registrant.
GRANTS AND EXHIBITS
At the time of this printing, a complete listing of commercial support (financial or in-kind) was not available. Appropriate acknowledgement will be given to all supporters at the time of the meeting.
This course offers the opportunity for commercial companies to interact with health care providers and highlight their products and services. If you are interested in exhibit space during this course, please contact Charlene Tri. Exhibits will be available for viewing at all scheduled breaks.