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5700 4th St. N.
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33703
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Dermatology
Adult and Pediatric Emergency Medicine

7-Night Western Caribbean Cruise
Round-trip New Orleans, LA
December 01 - 08, 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.

<em>Norwegian Getaway</em>
Norwegian Getaway
14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
14 ACPE Credits
14.0 Contact Hours
13 Hours of Pharmacology for NPs

Course Fees:

$895 for Physicians, Attorneys, Psychologists, Pharmacists, & Dentists
$695 for Physician Assistants
$695 for Nurse Practitioners
$495 for Nurses, 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, Pharmacists,

Program Purpose

Topics:
  1. Non-Melanoma and Melanoma Skin Cancers
    • Learn to identify the patterns of skin cancer
  2. Collagen Vascular Disease
    • Identify the signs of collagen vascular disease
  3. Skin signs of Systemic Disease
    • Identify the skin signs of multiple systemic diseases
  4. Common Disorders You Should Know
    • Discover common skin diseases you may or may not know
  5. Papulosquamous Disease
    • Be able to identify and differentiate the papulosquamous diseases
  6. Psoriasis and Metabolic Syndrome
    • Demonstrate, locate and manage psoriasis and metabolic syndrome
  7. Acne and Rosacea
    • Define the various types of acne and rosacea and utilize treatment in practice
  8. Event Medicine
    • Identify medical entities likely to be present, specific to type of event
    • Calculate medications, equipment, and coverage required for a given event
    • Evaluate the environment, including forecasted weather and crowd size to determine resources needed
    • Illustrate by example specific problems to be anticipated by type of event
  9. Pediatric fever: evaluation of the febrile infant
    • List serious bacterial infections (SBI)
    • Indicate clinical scores for behavior in the patient unable to communicate
    • Describe the significance of fever
    • Identify indications for specific testing in the febrile infant
    • Calculate risks for sepsis, meningitis, and bacteremia
  10. Resuscitation Update
    • Indicate the indications for targeted temperature management
    • Appraise the role of neuroimaging and neurologic evaluation in survivor from cardiac arrest
    • Appraise the value of ECMO in the emergency setting
    • Examine the role of pharmacologic agents in advanced cardiac life support
  11. Toxicology Update
    • Cite substances encountered in the emergency setting
    • Examine the role of supportive care and the potential role for specific antidotes
    • Formulate guidelines for management of more traditional overdoses.
  12. The Evaluation of Syncope and near-syncope
    • Formulate guidelines to identify patients most at risk of short-term risk following a loss of consciousness
    • Identify specific cardiac and pulmonary causes for near-syncope
    • Distinguish the syncopal patient from the seizure patient
    • Define safe guidelines for discharge of the syncopal patient
    • List disorders causing near loss of consciousness which constitute "can't miss" diagnoses
  13. Legal considerations in emergency and clinical care
    • Diagram the cost in time, stress, dollars and burnout for which the practitioner is at risk
    • Estimate mechanisms by which one can avoid a lawsuit
    • Illustrate the magnitude of the problem in emergency care
    • Formulate specific presentations which expose the practitioner to liability
  14. Opioid abuse and pain management in the acute care setting
    • Name alternatives to narcotics in the management of pain
    • List evidence for the use and efficacy of specific agents
    • Recognize the risks and magnitude of narcotic abuse
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.

Faculty

Jonathan Glauser, MD, FACEP, MBA

Jonathan Glauser, MD, FACEP, MBA

Professor, Emergency Medicine
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, Ohio
Faculty, Residency Training Program in Emergency Medicine
MetroHealth Medical Center/ Cleveland Clinic

Dr. Jonathan Glauser is currently Professor of Emergency Medicine at Case Western Reserve University. He is board certified in both Emergency Medicine and Pediatric Emergency Medicine.

He has been active in the education of medical students and resident training for over three decades, and is currently on the full-time faculty of the residency program in Emergency Medicine at MetroHealth Medical Center/ Cleveland Clinic.  

He serves on the editorial advisory board of three publications in the field of emergency care, and is section editor in Infectious Disease for the journal Current Emergency and Hospital Medicine Reports. He lives with his wife in the greater Cleveland area.

Georgia K. Seely, MD

Georgia K.  Seely, MD

Affiliate Clinical Professor
Department of Dermatology
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
Richmond, VA

Georgia Seely, MD is a board-certified dermatologist at Dermatology Associates of Virginia, where she also serves as the company’s President. Dermatology Associates of Virginia is a medically-focused practice where Georgia has over 20 years of experience in the treatment of skin cancers such as melanoma, as well as cutaneous lymphomas, and internal medicine related diseases.

 

She is also board-certified in internal medicine, and is a former Assistant Professor of Dermatology at Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine. Georgia has served as president of the Richmond Dermatological Society and is a board member of MD Value Care, which is an organization of physician practices in Richmond, VA.

 

Georgia and her husband Scott have two children. Her interests include reading, travelling, playing tennis, gardening, as well as good food and good music.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Q-ze1-gDEo

Accreditation

Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education

 

Accreditation: Continuing Education, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation: Continuing Education, Inc. designates this live activity for a maximum of 14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Each physician should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

 

Osteopathic Physicians: This program is eligible for Category 2 credit with the American Osteopathic Association (AOA).

US or Canadian Family Physicians: Please let us know if you require AAFP Prescribed Credits.

ANCC

 

Continuing Education, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Accredited status does not imply endorsement by Continuing Education, Inc./University at Sea® or ANCC of any commercial products displayed or used with an activity.

Nurse Practitioners: can claim either ANCC Contact Hours or AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM as needed.  Pharmacology credits are identified on individual activities.

ROYAL COLLEGE MOC

 

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
Through an agreement between the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, medical practitioners participating in the Royal College MOC Program may record completion of accredited activities registered under the ACCME’s “CME in Support of MOC” program in Section 3 of the Royal College’s MOC Program.

 

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education


Continuing Education, Inc./University at Sea ® is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
This activity is approved for a total of 14 contact hours of Continuing Pharmacy Education (CPE) credit.

 

Accreditation Council for American Academy of PAs

Continuing Education, Inc. has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 14 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

 

 Joint Accreditation

In support of improving patient care, Continuing Education, Inc./University at Sea® 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.

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.

Cruise Itinerary

DATE PORT OF CALL ARRIVE DEPART
Sun Dec 01 New Orleans, LA
- 4:00 pm
Mon Dec 02 *At Sea - Cruising
- -
Tue Dec 03 *At Sea - Cruising
- -
Wed Dec 04 Harvest Caye, Belize
8:00 am 5:00 pm
Thu Dec 05 Roatan, Honduras
8:00 am 5:00 pm
Fri Dec 06 Cozumel, Mexico
9:00 am 6:00 pm
Sat Dec 07 *At Sea - Cruising
- -
Sun Dec 08 New Orleans, LA
7:00 am -
*Tentative course schedule, actual class times may differ.
Western Caribbean

Ports of Call

New Orleans, LA - New Orleans is a city that knows how to have fun. Whether you take time to savor authentic Creole cuisine, browse through quaint antique shops in the French Quarter, or take a tour through historic mansions that date back over a century, you're sure to find dozens of other things to delight you in this happy, high-spirited city that pulses with the beat of Dixieland jazz. And don't forget to take a ride on one of the city's picturesque trolley cars.

At Sea - Cruising - Cruising

Harvest Caye, Belize - Belize is ideal for eco-tourism. With diverse ecology consisting of jungles, rainforests, swamps, coral reefs and so on, you will find solace and adventure in Harvest Caye's stunning landscape

Roatan, Honduras - Roatan Island, Honduras is an adventure traveler's vacation paradise with its blue skies, clear turquoise water and year-round moderate climate. Go scuba diving, snorkeling, swimming with the dolphins or, ashore, take a canopy tour, ride horses, explore tropical scenery, shop for island crafts, walk the beach and view butterfly and floral gardens.

Cozumel, Mexico - The Conquistadors first saw Mexico from the shores of Cozumel while searching for gold. Today, visitors to the island continue to seek out gold and silver jewelry in the shops of San Miguel while having a great time in its many local bars and restaurants. Plus, the waters around Cozumel's sheltered coral reefs make this one of the best snorkeling areas in the world.

Our staff can assist you with all your travel arrangements.

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.

Norwegian Getaway

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.

Prices below are for the full cruise including meals and evening entertainment

STATEROOM DETAILS
PRICING PER PERSON

Suite/Deluxe

The Haven Deluxe Owner's Suite with Large Balcony, H2 The Haven Deluxe Owner's Suite with Large Balcony (H2)
Your private paradise is ready. Relax in chic, luxurious comfort complete with floor-to-ceiling windows. Take in vista after glorious vista from your spacious wrap around balcony then relax and unwind in your luxurious whirlpool tub. This stateroom can connect to a Courtyard Penthouse.

Total Approx. Size: 932 sq. ft. 
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Agent will check for lower promo pricing at the time of booking
Mid-Ship Mini-Suite with Balcony, MA Mid-Ship Mini-Suite with Balcony (MA)
All the space you need. Relax on your private balcony and breathe in the fresh air while taking in amazing views.

Total Approx. Size: 239 sq. ft. 
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Mid-Ship Mini-Suite with Balcony, MB Suite/Deluxe Mid-Ship Mini-Suite with Balcony (MB)
All the space you need. Relax on your private balcony and breathe in the fresh air while taking in amazing views.

Total Approx. Size: 239 sq. ft.
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Balcony

Balcony, BD Balcony (BD)
Floor-to-ceiling glass doors open to a private balcony with sweeping views. So enjoy beautiful sunrises, breathtaking sunsets and a cozy and comfortable room designed with you in mind.
  • Total Approx. Size: 207 sq. ft.
 
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Large Balcony, B6 Balcony Large Balcony (B6)
Floor-to-ceiling glass doors open to a large balcony and incredible ocean views. And with plenty of room to spread out, getting everyone ready is a breeze.

Total Approx. Size: 245 sq. ft
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Spa Balcony, B9 Balcony Spa Balcony (B9)
A spa vacation come true. Indulge at the Mandara Spa and enjoy complimentary access to the Thermal Suites-both are close by. Or take in vista after amazing vista from your private balcony.

Total Approx. Size: 208 sq. ft.
 
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Balcony, BC Balcony Balcony (BC)
Floor-to-ceiling glass doors open to a private balcony with sweeping views. So enjoy beautiful sunrises, breathtaking sunsets and a cozy and comfortable room designed with you in mind.
  • Total Approx. Size: 207 sq. ft.
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Outside

Mid-Ship Oceanview with Large Picture Window, OB Mid-Ship Oceanview with Large Picture Window (OB)
Located mid-ship, you will have easy access to everything. These staterooms feature a large picture window and two lower beds that convert to a queen-size bed.

Stateroom: 161 sq. ft. 
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Inside

, IE (IE)
Centrally located mid-ship, providing easy access to everything on board. These staterooms feature two lower beds that convert to a queen-size bed. (Door opens to center interior corridor.)

Stateroom: 135 sq. ft. 
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Agent will check for lower promo pricing at the time of booking
Inside Stateroom, ID Inside Inside Stateroom (ID)
These staterooms include two lower beds that convert to a queen-size bed.
Inside staterooms feature two lower beds that can be converted to queen-size, lighted recess above bed, 26-inch flat screen television, vanity area with shelves and lots of storage space, full-size closet, and a recessed nook under the television
Door opens to center interior corridor.
  • Total Approx. Size: 135 sq. ft.
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Inside Stateroom, ID-Single Inside Inside Stateroom (ID-Single)
These staterooms include two lower beds that convert to a queen-size bed.
Inside staterooms feature two lower beds that can be converted to queen-size, lighted recess above bed, 26-inch flat screen television, vanity area with shelves and lots of storage space, full-size closet, and a recessed nook under the television
Door opens to center interior corridor.
  • Total Approx. Size: 135 sq. ft.
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Inside Stateroom, ID-Triple Inside Inside Stateroom (ID-Triple)
These staterooms include two lower beds that convert to a queen-size bed.
Inside staterooms feature two lower beds that can be converted to queen-size, lighted recess above bed, 26-inch flat screen television, vanity area with shelves and lots of storage space, full-size closet, and a recessed nook under the television
Door opens to center interior corridor.
  • Total Approx. Size: 135 sq. ft.
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800-422-0711
for Pricing
Inside Stateroom, IF Inside Inside Stateroom (IF)
These staterooms include two lower beds that convert to a queen-size bed.
Inside staterooms feature two lower beds that can be converted to queen-size, lighted recess above bed, 26-inch flat screen television, vanity area with shelves and lots of storage space, full-size closet, and a recessed nook under the television
Door opens to center interior corridor.
  • Total Approx. Size: 135 sq. ft.
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800-422-0711
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Inside Stateroom, IF - Quad Inside Inside Stateroom (IF - Quad)
These staterooms include two lower beds that convert to a queen-size bed.
Inside staterooms feature two lower beds that can be converted to queen-size, lighted recess above bed, 26-inch flat screen television, vanity area with shelves and lots of storage space, full-size closet, and a recessed nook under the television
Door opens to center interior corridor.
  • Total Approx. Size: 135 sq. ft.
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800-422-0711
for Pricing
Inside Stateroom, IF-Single Inside Inside Stateroom (IF-Single)
These staterooms include two lower beds that convert to a queen-size bed.
Inside staterooms feature two lower beds that can be converted to queen-size, lighted recess above bed, 26-inch flat screen television, vanity area with shelves and lots of storage space, full-size closet, and a recessed nook under the television
Door opens to center interior corridor.
  • Total Approx. Size: 135 sq. ft.
Call
800-422-0711
for Pricing
Inside Stateroom, IF-Triple Inside Inside Stateroom (IF-Triple)
These staterooms include two lower beds that convert to a queen-size bed.
Inside staterooms feature two lower beds that can be converted to queen-size, lighted recess above bed, 26-inch flat screen television, vanity area with shelves and lots of storage space, full-size closet, and a recessed nook under the television
Door opens to center interior corridor.
  • Total Approx. Size: 135 sq. ft.
Call
800-422-0711
for Pricing

Prices are Per Person, Double Occupancy, Subject to change.
3rd/4th in Stateroom - Call for Pricing

Port Charges, Taxes & Fees $380.10 per person.
Deposit $250.00 per person

Course Fee Cancellation Policy: 30 days from sailing-None; 7-29 days-50%; Less than 7 days-100%

Cancellation Policies vary by cruise line, destination and sailing date. Please check with one of our cruise consultant for policies applicable to this cruise.

* COMPETITIVE PRICING PROMISE: While we are not a 'cruise discounter,' we will match any price offered by the cruise line, directly to the general public, at the time of booking. This offers includes many short-term, promotional rates. All cruise line rates can be withdrawn by the cruise line at any time and are capacity controlled.
PRICING SUBJECT TO CHANGE: Although subject to change at any time, the listed prices are generally available up to about 90 days before sailing; at that time they convert to typically higher, market rates. Rates offered directly by the cruise line and quoted by our agents are also subject to change at any time, can be withdrawn at any time and are capacity controlled.
CANCELLATION PENALTY POLICY WILL APPLY: Cancellation policies vary by cruise line, itinerary and length of cruise. When reserving your stateroom, please review the policy applicable to this cruise with our staff. We strongly recommend Travel Insurance to cover the unexpected.
FUEL SUPPLEMENT: Cruiselines may implement a fuel surcharge depending on the price of crude oil.
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.


TRAVEL

The protection you need for travel’s many “what ifs.”

When you're away from home, we're there to make things better if the unexpected happens.
Look forward to a relaxing vacation or a productive business trip. With Chubb's Passport 360, you have the tailored solutions you need to travel with confidence, security, and peace of mind.
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You and your family are protected 24/7/365 during business and pleasure travel, no matter where you travel Coverages and services that offer tailored solutions and choices to meet your unique needs. One annual premium covers travel throughout the year; there’s no need to activate on a trip-by-trip basis.

Customize Your Plan

Choose from two plan levels -- Essential and Enhanced – as well as optional upgrades. The two plans offer many of the same benefits, but at different coverage levels.
Benefits included: Travel conveniences included: Optional upgrades:
  • Medical evacuation for illness and injury and safe return home
  • Coverage for medical expenses that go beyond the policy limit (excess coverage)
  • Political evacuation, such as situations of political unrest and military action
  • Additional death benefit in case of criminal assault
  • Additional medical benefits in case of accidental loss of limbs, sight, speech or hearing
  • Accidental death & dismemberment (AD&D) insurance
  • Trip delay coverage
  • Baggage delay coverage
  • Travel assistance services such as replacement of lost travel documents like your passport or visa, translation services, rebooking an itinerary, medical and legal referrals, identity protection, and more
  • Analysis of your travel risks from a robust security intelligence website
  • Golf package – Coverage for green fees if you can’t make your tee-time, recreational equipment delay, and recreational vehicle damage
  • Trip cancellation/trip interruption and event ticket protection – Reimbursement for non-refundable tickets for travel or an event
Chubb Insurance License Number: W380292

Cruise Line cancellation policies are strictly enforced. For that reason, we urge all of our travelers to carefully consider whether travel protection is a good value for them.

Certainly, if you have reason to think that "something might come up" that might force you to cancel, travel protection is worth the cost of the premium. Examples we've seen in the past include ill or frail family members and changes in employment causing relocation.

If travel protection is the right choice for you, we recommend Chubb Travel Protection.

For more details or for a quote, please ask your CEI agent.

before you cruise

New Orleans Marriott

555 Canal Street, New Orleans, Louisiana 70130 USA

Embrace the spirit of New Orleans at our downtown hotel

New Orleans Marriott welcomes you to the Big Easy with style, substance and unparalleled service. Our hotel is nestled on NOLA's famed Canal Street, between the French Quarter and the Warehouse District; we're a short walk from Jackson Square and the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, as well as Harrah's Casino.

Many of the intuitively designed rooms and suites offer remarkable views of the Mississippi River and downtown New Orleans, and all feature spacious work areas, 55-inch flat-screen TVs and premium bathroom amenities. Enjoy a meal at 5Fifty5 and Canal Street Pantry or a drink and an appetizer at 55 Fahrenheit, a favorite among both hotel guests and NOLA residents. Break a sweat in the fitness center, open 24 hours a day, or take a dip in the outdoor pool and relax in the sunshine.

Ask your CEI agent for details and availability.