Hematology/Oncology & Cardiorespiratory/Renal Physiology and Medicine, CME Eastern Caribbean Cruise, Round-trip Miami, FL: May 18 - 25, 2019
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Hematology/Oncology & Cardiorespiratory/Renal Physiology and Medicine

7-Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise Conference
Round-trip Miami, FL
May 18 - 25, 2019

This conference has already sailed, but that doesn't mean you have to miss the boat! Click here to see our complete schedule of upcoming programs.

Royal Caribbean's Wonderful Symphony of the Seas
Royal Caribbean's Symphony of the Seas

14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
14 Contact Hours
Up to 14 (part II) MOC points in medical knowledge in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program

Course Fees:
$895 for Physicians, Attorneys, Psychologists, Doctors of Pharmacy & Dentists
$695 for Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners
$495 Nurses, Residents, Students & Others

BIAS FREE CME - No Commercial Support was provided for this CME activity.

IMPORTANT NOTE: All conferees, their families, and guests must book their cruise within the CEI meeting group through Continuing Education, Inc./University at Sea® at 800-422-0711 or by registering online. This ensures our company can provide conference services and complimentary social amenities to all meeting participants and their guests. Thank you for your cooperation.
Target Audience
Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners
Program Purpose / Objectives
  1. Cardiac conduction system
    • Clarify cellular/tissue types and function
  2. Cardiac output: its distribution and redistribution
    • Teach the physiology of cardiac output beyond simply defining it
  3. Ischemia/reperfusion vs hypoxia/reoxygenation
    • Clarify/teach the relationship between organ/tissue ischemia/reperfusion and hypoxia/reoxygenation
  4. Acetaminophen: beyond fever and pain
    • Re-emphasize the history, safety, efficacy of acetaminophen
  5. Cardioprotection and acetaminophen
    • Teach new research results (heart, brain, muscle)
  6. Respiratory/renal health and disease
    • Teach clearance, GFR, exchange and transport of gases in health/disease
  7. Diet and exercise
    • Help resolve fact vs fiction
Additional topics under development
Conference Sessions generally take place on days at sea (as itinerary allows), giving you plenty of time to enjoy your meals, evenings and ports of call with your companion, family and friends.
Questions? Call us at 800-422-0711.
We can assist you with all your travel arrangements. We'd be happy to help you plan your flights, hotels or tours before and/or after your cruise conference.
Gary Merrill, PhD
Professor of Cell Biology and Neuroscience
School of Arts and Sciences
Division of Life Sciences
Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience
Rutgers University
Piscataway, NJ

Joseph J. Shatzel, MD
Assistant Professor of Hematology-Medical Oncology & Biomedical engineering
Oregon Health & Science University
Knight Cancer Institute
Portland Oregon