This program will consist of lecture, small group, panel discussion and one-to-one learning formats covering best practices, barriers to optimal patient outcomes and new approaches to evaluation and management of complex and common endocrine disorders.
The Diabetes Intensive Training online didactic is a comprehensive web based graduate credit level professional enhancement course. Diabetes Intensive Training is an online self-paced 12 week course through Blackboard Learn. The course is offered on a quarterly basis. The curriculum includes a pretest, 16 modules for study, a post-test requiring an 80% passing score for continuing education credit, and a required survey evaluation of the course at completion. The 16 modules each take an average of two hours to complete and include self-assessments and case studies. Course content includes diabetes pathophysiology, interventions, insulin, comprehensive diabetes evaluation (history and exam), hypoglycemia, hyperglycemia, care of the fasting patient, (peri and post-operative), billing and coding, hypertension/nephropathy, metabolic syndrome/nutrition/obesity, hyperlipidemia, behavioral modification/diabetes education, and neuropathy, gestational diabetes/diabetes in pregnancy, intensive insulin therapy and referrals. Currently the curriculum is offered to physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and registered nurses with a current license without restrictions. Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, designates this enduring material for a maximum of 32 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Nurses should refer to their licensing or accrediting bodies to determine the criteria for using academic credit and/or ACCME PRA Category 1 credit to meet their continuing education requirements.
Selected Topics in Internal Medicine is a postgraduate course designed to update general internists, internist-subspecialists, family medicine physicians, and other primary health care providers on selected internal medicine topics. Some of the most common problems encountered in clinical practice will be represented. The focus will be on clinical pearls and practice updates. Presentations will be made by experts from various disciplines in internal medicine. Faculty members will be available during breaks to answer questions and to discuss cases with course participants.
This program consists of lecture, small group, panel discussion and one-to-one learning formats covering best practices, barriers to optimal patient outcomes, and new approaches to evaluation and management of complex and common endocrine disorders. This will likely include a virtual attendance option and shared learning session for ABIM endocrinology board review.
This annual interdisciplinary course offers participants an overview of current topics in internal medicine including interactive case studies using automated audience response system. Interdisciplinary speakers present diverse clinical topics chosen for applicability to NP/PA and primary care physician practice settings. As complex patients transition care to the outpatient arena, current guideline based medicine typically iniatiated in hospital setting continues to be important as patients are managed outside the hospital setting (MI core measures, pneumonia guidelines, hypertension management, Acute MI presentation, stable ischemic heart disease,etc.)
Nutrition, physical activity and other healthy lifestyle behaviors are vital components in the promotion of health and in the treatment of disease. This program will highlight ambulatory and hospital nutrition topics with multidisciplinary faculty. Current clinical topics will be highlighted through presentations, interactive case studies, and panel discussions. Participants will have many opportunities for interaction with course faculty, who have been selected for their expertise, knowledge and clinical acumen.
Mayo Clinic’s State of the Science Symposia is designed for otorhinolaryngologists and head and neck surgeons interested in updating their knowledge and skills. Participants may customize their educational experience by choosing to attend one or both of these focused activities: a) Microsurgery Skills Workshop and/or b) Advanced Head and Neck Reconstruction Lab. * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * Please note: due to a serious health condition of one of our faculty, the following previously published activities have been cancelled: 1) Comprehensive Management of Thyroid/Parathyroid Disease; 2) Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Review Course; 3) Office-Based Applications of Ultrasound for Physicians and Surgeons. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please contact MSCPD directly at 480-301-4580 with any questions.