May 12-13, 2020

Double Tree by Hilton
Rochester, MN

Presented by:

Mayo Clinic Laboratories in joint collaboration with AABB

Overview

This multidisciplinary conference explores the evolution of patient blood management (PBM) to recognize clinical situations where transfusion or factor concentrates can optimize patient outcomes by identifying anemia and informing treatment. There will be an in-depth explanation of the controversies in PBM and how data analytics and diagnostic management teams improve and streamline PBM programs through individualized patient care.

Objectives

Upon completion of the conference, participants should be able to:

  • Apply the concept of individualized blood management to support the needs of the patient, blood inventory, and institution.
  • Discuss the chronic challenges in patient blood management.
  • Explain the most recent evidence-based use of transfusion and cell therapies to optimally care for patients.
  • Describe how data, metrics, and analytics are applied to improve the quality of your practice.

Attendance at this Mayo conference does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures that may be discussed or taught in this symposium.

Intended Audience

This educational activity is designed for anesthesiologists, patient blood management coordinators/directors, medical specialists, hematologists, hospitalists, laboratory quality managers/directors, medical technologists, nurses, pathologists, perfusionists, residents, surgeons, transfusion medical specialists/safety officers/coordinators, and trauma care professionals.

Agenda

Questions?

Contact the Education Department at 800-533-1710 or 507-284-3156 or email mcleducation@mayo.edu.

Credit

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™Jointly accredited provider of Inter-professional Continuing Education

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 this live activity for a maximum of 13 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ASCLS P.A.C.E.®

Mayo Clinic Laboratories is approved as a provider of continuing education programs in the Clinical Laboratory Sciences by the ASCLS P.A.C.E.® program. This program has been approved for a maximum of 13 P.A.C.E.® contact hours.

State of California

Mayo Clinic Laboratories is approved as a Continuing Education Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences for the State of California. This program has been approved for 13 contact hours.

State of Florida

Mayo Clinic Laboratories is approved as a Continuing Education Accrediting Agency for the Clinical Laboratory Sciences for the State of Florida. Florida Board of Clinical Laboratory Personnel has designated this program for General (Blood Banking) credit. This program has been approved for 13 contact hours.

Registration

$625: Physicians/Scientists
$475: Residents/Fellows/Allied Health

Cancellation Policy
If you cancel your participation in this conference on or before April 21, 2020, your registration fee, less a $75 administrative fee, will be refunded. Mayo Clinic Laboratories Education Department must receive written notification of your cancellation. No refunds will be made after April 21, 2020.

Mayo Clinic Laboratories reserves the right to cancel or postpone any conference due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event Mayo Clinic Laboratories must cancel or postpone this conference, Mayo Clinic Laboratories will refund the registration fee, but it is not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses to participants, including fees assessed by airline/travel/lodging agencies.

Travel

Lodging Accommodations

A block of rooms has been secured at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Rochester – Mayo Clinic Area for participants and their guests, which special conference rates. To receive the special rate, reservations must be made before the room block is filled or before the expiration date of April 21, 2020. Reservations submitted following this date will be subject to availability.

DoubleTree by Hilton lobby.

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Rochester – Mayo Clinic Area
150 South Broadway
Rochester, Minnesota 55904
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Lodging and travel arrangements are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.

Mayo Clinic Laboratories and the American Association of Blood Banking are 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.

Call For Abstracts

Abstract opportunities are available. Applications must be received by Wednesday, March 4, 2020.

Poster Session Abstract Submission Guidelines (PDF)

For more information please contact:
Melissa Peterson
peterson.melissa@mayo.edu 

Exhibiting

Exhibiting opportunities are available on a first-come-first-serve basis.
Transfuse 2020 Exhibitor Prospectus (PDF)

For more information please contact:
Melissa Peterson
peterson.melissa@mayo.edu 

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