Collaborative 3D Printing in Medical Practice 2018

Collaborative 3D Printing in Medical Practice

Collaborative 3D Printing in Medical Practice 2018



Course Description and Intended Audience

Collaborative 3D Printing in Medical Practice is a post-graduate course designed to update and introduce radiologists, surgeons, interventionalists, dentists, and administrators on uses of 3D printing of anatomic models. Creating accurate models of the anatomy contributes to improved postoperative results and increases surgical confidence in complex cases.  It contributes to education at all levels of medical learners. Segmenting and printing techniques and practical application in medical care, research, and education will be reviewed. Surgeons and clinicians from various disciplines will share their Mayo Clinic experience detailing the benefit of the models to their medical and surgical practice.

Intended Audience:
Collaborative 3D Printing in Medical Practice is designed for physicians including radiologists, surgeons, and dentists interested in learning about 3D printing in medicine.

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

  • Review what 3D printing technology is and how it can be applied to imaging data to create anatomic models
  • Describe the new technologies used with 3D printing such as surface scanning and mold creation 
  • Review the importance of quality assurance in 3D printing
  • Review the role anatomic models play in pre-operative surgical planning 


HotelCourse Date and Location

Collaborative 3D Printing in Medical Practice
February 23-25, 2018

Fairmont Scottsdale Princess
7575 East Princess Drive
Scottsdale, Arizona 85255

  See Travel Information  

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.


Course Directors

Thomas A. Foley, M.D.

Jane M. Matsumoto, M.D.

Jonathan M. Morris, M.D.

Faculty Disclosure

As a provider accredited by ACCME, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine (Mayo School of Continuous Professional Development) must ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in its educational activities. Course director(s), 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 judgments regarding the presentation.

National Physician Payment Transparency Program

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine complies with the requirements of the National Physician Payment Transparency Program OPEN PAYMENTS (Physician Payments Sunshine Act).


Registration Fees:  No Price Defined

For additional information, contact:

Mayo Clinic Department of Radiology
Continuing Medical Education Office
Mayo, W-2
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905

Phone:     866-246-1581 (toll free) or 507-284-3317
Fax:          507-266-3061


HotelCourse Location

Fairmont Scottsdale Princess
7575 East Princess Drive
Scottsdale, Arizona 85255

HotelLodging Accommodations

The AAA Five Diamond Fairmont Scottsdale Princess provides the perfect setting to enjoy al fresco living in the blooming Sonoran Desert.  From the burning orange sun sinking behind the majestic mountains and the rich purple hues of the desert sunset to the green agave plants and coral pinks and butter yellow of blooming cactus flowers, the natural palate at play is of the most unique and stunning in the world.   With four top ranked Arizona restaurants, an innovate spa and fitness programs, six sparkling pools and two newly renovated 18-hold championship golf courses, the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess resort is truly and experience like no other and offers something for everyone.

Guest rooms have been reserved for attendees and their guests at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess with a special course rate of $325 per night for Run of House.

Rates are based on single, double, triple, and quad occupancy.  The applicable state/city sales tax will be added to the room rate.  Group rates will apply three days prior to and three days post course, based on availability.  There is no resort fee. Maid and Bellman gratuities are being absorbed by the hotel.  However, for group arrivals/departures of 10 people or more per vehicle, there is an additional $12.00 per person, charge to cover round trip porterage.  Children under the age of 18 will stay complimentary.  High speed internet is complimentary in guest rooms.

Reservations can be made by calling (800) 344-4758 and identifying yourself as a participant in the Mayo Clinic 3D Printing course.  In order to receive the special group rate, reservations must be made prior to Monday, January 29, 2018, and will be based on availability.  Reservations may be made after this date based on space and rate availability.  Early reservations are highly encouraged to avoid disappointment.

Hotel check-in time is 4:00 p.m. on the day of arrival, and check-out time is before 12:00 p.m. on the day of departure.

Lodging arrangements are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.

Travel and Ground Transportation

The Fairmont Scottsdale Princess is located 30-35 minutes from the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX).  The hotel does NOT provide complimentary airport shuttle service, but other transportation options are available.  Several rental car companies serve the Scottsdale area.  

Mayo Clinic Department of Radiology CME Office 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.

Travel arrangements are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.


The self-parking fee has been waived for meeting attendees.  Overnight valet parking is $20 per car, per night.  Parking charges are subject to change.

Recreation/Leisure Activities 

HotelGOLF - The Fairmont Scottsdale Princess is the ultimate golf resort in Scottsdale, where preferred tee times are not a hope but a reality, luxury and service don't stop at the front drive but come along for the game, and where a Concierge's only priority is to ensure their guests a first-class golf experience.  The Leisure Services Concierge office is a dedicated team of golf experts who will assist with preferred tee times for guests wishing to plat at some of the top couress in the Phoenix/Scottsdale area.  For more informaiton or to make your booking, please call (800) 344-4758.

SPA – An innovative fusion of spa and wellness, Well & Being Spa at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess offers you a uniquely rewarding and deeply personalized palette of experiences that infuse life with a greater sense of vitality.  From the exhilaration of Aerial Hammock Yoga to the tranquility of a customized aromatherapy massage and the motivating kick-start of a new, evidence-based approach to nutrition and exercise, you’ll always go home feeling energized, enlightened and empowered.....ready to Live It Well.  (480) 585-4848.

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