Etkinlik Bilgisi
This course will review clinically important information regarding the management of cardiac and vascular diseases affecting patients with cancer and cancer survivors. The interactive, practice-based format includes case presentations and state-of-the-art lectures in recent and topical developments in this emerging field. The goal is to improve quality, safety and outcomes for patients within the dynamic and interactive educational experience. The current state of knowledge of common cardiovascular complications such as heart failure (HF), myocardial ischemia, hypertension (HTN), thromboembolism, QT prolongation, and bradycardia is associated with frequently used anticancer medications.

This course is designed for clinical cardiologists, heart failure specialists, oncologists, hematologists, internal medicine specialists, and allied health personnel working in cardiology or hematology-oncology areas.

Learning Objectives

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

Identify diagnostic, clinical, and management options in the care of cancer patients with cardiovascular illness.

Describe pharmacotherapy for the management strategies in the management of patients with cardiotoxicity.

Describe follow-up and clinical care within a specialized cardio-oncology program.

Summarize treatment strategies using a case-based approach.

Demonstrate a multidisciplinary approach to cardio-oncology patients using current guideline recommendations from ACC, AHA, ESC, ASE and ASCO.

Hands-on Workshop Objective:

Identify the practicalities of accurate and valid measurement of cardiac chambers and novel echocardiographic measures for early detection of cardiotoxicity using strain imaging.

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.


The Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia

4949 East Lincoln Drive

Scottsdale, Arizona 85253

Online Reservations

Telephone: (480) 627-3200 or (888) 627-3010 (toll-free)

Nestled at the foot of Camelback Mountain and surrounded by the Sonoran Desert, the Omni Scottsdale Resort and Spa at Montelucia brings the essence of Europe to the heart of Scottsdale. Reminiscent of a small Andalusian village with arching entryways, splashing fountains and floral walkways, the resort beckons guests to slow down and take in all the pleasures of its surroundings.

A limited block of guest rooms has been reserved for attendees at the special group rate of $299 (USD) per room per night, plus applicable city and state sales tax, single or double occupancy. Make your reservation before the block fills or the cut-off date of January 10, 2018, reference Mayo Clinic Cardio-Oncology 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 18 will stay complimentary. Resort fee is waived. Guest room high-speed internet, access to fitness center and self-parking is complimentary.

Attendees are responsible for their own reservations.