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.
Designed for endocrinologists and interested internists and surgeons, the Sixteenth Mayo Clinic Endocrine Course will address gaps in medical knowledge and barriers in clinical practice in order to improve the outcomes of patients with endocrine and metabolic disorders. This 4-day course will span the full spectrum of endocrinology through lectures, debates, panel discussions, clinicopathologic sessions, "clinical pearls" sessions, informal breakfast round table discussions, and small group discussions with experts. There will be plenty of opportunity for interaction with the course faculty who are selected from Mayo Clinic for their expertise and clinical acumen. An optional thyroid ultrasound course will also be offered. New! Option for live virtual attendance. See course brochure for details.
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. SPECIAL OFFER: Those registering before August 31, 2013 will receive a free copy of The Mayo Clinic Diet book.