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Adult and Pediatric Emergency Medicine

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Jul 01 - Jul 06 - New York
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Adult and Pediatric Emergency Medicine

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5-Nights Independence Day Celebration, Halifax and Boston
Round-trip New York, USA
July 1- 6, 2017

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Cunard's  Queen Mary 2
Cunard's Queen Mary 2

14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
14 Contact Hours
4½ Hours of Pharmacology for NPs
Course Fees:
$895 for Physicians, Attorneys, Psychologists, Doctors of Pharmacy & Dentists
$695 for Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners
$495 Nurses & 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
Family Physicians, Physician Assistants, Pediatricians, Psychiatrists, Behavioral Psychologists, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners
Program Purpose / Objectives
Topics:
  1. Concussion
  2. Update on Buns
  3. Doorway diagnosis 1
  4. Doorway diagnosis 2
  5. How to Read a Head CT
  6. Dermdilema
  7. Orthopedic Pitfalls (pediatrics and adults)
  8. Bronchiolitis and Asthma Update: When is the right time to get aggressive?
  9. Neuro Nuts and Bolts: Seizures, Head injury and Concussion guidelines
  10. Management of Pediatric Hyperglycemia
  11. Ins and Outs: What’s new in ingestions and foreign body management?
  12. The pain free ED: Pain control, Anxiolysis and Procedural Sedation
  13. Recognition of At-Risk Children: Suicide, Abuse and Human Trafficking in the ED
  14. Second Victims: Helping you and your staff cope with tragic pediatric outcomes
Learning Objectives:
  1. Upon completion of this session participants should be able to assess patients with a concussion and make appropriate referrals for follow up
  2. Upon completion of this session participants should be able to assess patients with a variety of acute burn injuries and initiate treatment
  3. Upon completion of this session participants should be able to utilize visual clues in order to establish a differential diagnosis
  4. Upon completion of this session participants should be able to utilize visual clues in order to establish a differential diagnosis
  5. Upon completion of this session participants should be able to assess the findings of a head CT
  6. Upon completion of this session participants should be able utilize the clinical presentation and history of a patient to diagnosis their disease
  7. Upon completion of this session participants should be able recognize and manage acute orthopedic injuries
  8. Bronchiolitis and Asthma Update: When is the right time to get aggressive?
    • Discuss the current role for bronchodilators in bronchiolitis
    • Identify which patients would benefit from aggressive asthma exacerbation therapy
    • Evaluate the viability a triage protocol for steroids and albuterol treatment
    • Determine which children require assisted ventilation
  9. Neuro Nuts and Bolts: Seizures, Head Injury and Concussion guidelines
    • Apply PECARN, CATCH or CHALICE head injury rules to determine which patients require advanced imaging
    • Describe school and sports activity recommendations after closed head injury that resulted in a concussion
    • Determine which patients and on what timeline patients should be evaluated by a neurologist following a seizure
  10. Management of Pediatric Hyperglycemia
    • Determine which pediatric hyperglycemic patients should and should not be aggressively fluid resuscitated
    • Describe appropriate insulin regimens in the Emergency department
    • Apply pediatric algorithms for the management of pediatric hyperglycemia
  11. Ins and Outs: What’s new in ingestions and foreign body management?
    • Determine which foreign body ingestions are high risk for intra-abdominal catastrophe and require emergent intervention
    • Discuss indications for emergent vs. urgent endoscopy
    • Analyze some challenging case examples of foreign body management
  12. The pain free ED: Pain control, Anxiolysis and Procedural Sedation
    • Discuss medication administration strategies to minimize pain in the emergency department
    • Recognize the valuable role of non-pharmacologic pain mitigation strategies in the emergency department
    • Analyze the role for child life or other dedicated pediatric team members in the emergency department
    • Discuss the role for procedural sedation in the emergency department
  13. Recognition of At-Risk Children: Suicide, Abuse and Human Trafficking in the ED
    • Apply safety screening during emergency department evaluation to identify children at adolescents at risk for suicide
    • Describe concerning complaints, injuries, or social risk factors which can help identify children who have been injured by a caregiver
    • Explore risk factors for human trafficking in the emergency department and identify strategies which can be implemented to help victims
    • Discuss some case examples of patients who presented to the emergency department who were identified as at risk for harm.
  14. Second Victims: Helping you and your staff cope with tragic pediatric outcomes
    • Describe signs of second victim syndrome in the emergency department
    • Discuss effective team strategies for dealing with the emotional aftermath of a bad outcome
    • Analyze the impact of family presence in pediatric resuscitation on team members
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.
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Adult and Pediatric Emergency Medicine

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Jul 01 - Jul 06 - New York
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Faculty
David Effron, MD
Assistant Professor, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Jennifer Mitzman, MD
Dr. Mitzman is an Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio. She is also involved in resident and student education serving as a core faculty member and the director of the 3rd year medical student selective. She has an interest in simulation and has developed a Pediatric Emergency Medicine resident simulation curriculum.

In addition, she has a faculty appointment in the Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency Medicine at Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. There she has an opportunity to work with residents from a variety of disciplines including Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics and Family Medicine as well as fellows in Pediatric Emergency Medicine.

Dr. Mitzman completed her medical education at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. She went on to complete residency in Emergency Medicine at Case Western University Hospitals in Cleveland. There she discovered passions for pediatric patients and education. After residency, she elected to complete a fellowship in Pediatric Emergency Medicine at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center - Brenner Children's Hospital. Following her training she returned to Ohio and joined The Ohio State University faculty.

She enjoys free time with her husband and young children.
Accreditation

Accredited 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.


ANCC Accredited Continuing Nursing Education 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 Credits™ as needed aanpcert.org/ptistore/control/recert/ce_opps.
Pharmacology credits are identified on individual activities.

Physician Assistants: AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME.

Canadian Physicians: This activity is eligible for Section 1 credits in the Royal College’s Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program . Participants must log into MAINPORT to claim this 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.

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
Sat Jul 01 New York, USA
- 5:00 pm
Sun Jul 02 Cruising
- -
Mon Jul 03 Halifax, Canada
7:00 am 4:00 pm
Tue Jul 04 Boston, Massachusetts, USA
1:00 pm -
Wed Jul 05 Boston, Massachusetts, USA
- 1:00 am
Thu Jul 06 New York, USA
6:30 am -
*Tentative course schedule, actual class times may differ.
Ports of Call
Boston, Massachusetts - The cradle of American history, Boston rests on its glorious cultural laurels-Trinity Church, Old Ironsides, the Freedom Trail; yet thrusts into the next millennium as a high-tech hub of the computer industry.
Halifax, Nova Scotia - Ocean scenery at its best: granite boulders pounded by crashing surf, lighthouses standing sentinel on rocky ledges, a delectable lobster lunch caught fresh from the waters off Peggy's Cove. Back in Halifax, the ramparts of the Citadel await your inspection.
New York, New York - What can be said about America's greatest city? Whatever it is that interests you, you can find the best of it here. Food, shopping, nightlife and culture are everywhere you look. Even the buildings are works of art from American architecture's golden age.

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.

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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.
Cruise Pricing

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

STATEROOMS DETAILS
PRICING
PER PERSON
The Princess Grill Suite (P1) - The luxurious Princess Grill Suites feature a spacious living area, balcony and bathroom with bath and shower. Dine any time at your reserved table in the world-renowned Princess Grill restaurant. Exclusive Afternoon Tea in the private Grills Lounge, priority embarkation, King sized bed (converted to two single beds on request) with exclusive Sealy Cunarder Mattress, and choice of plush pillows from the Pillow Concierge Menu, Full bathroom with tiled floor, bath and shower with Penhaligons toiletries, Sitting area with elegant arm chair and/or sofa, Private balcony with fully glazed exterior, teak deck, teak handrail on top of the balustrade and balcony furniture, 24 hour complimentary Room Service, Nightly turndown service with chocolate, Fresh flowers and daily, fresh fruit Space for your finest in spacious wardrobes, Personalized stationery and atlas Flat screen satellite TV with multi-language film/music channels, Direct-dial telephone , 220V British 3-Pin and 110V 2-Pin Sockets, Daily shipboard newspaper, Writing desk with drawers and chair , Air conditioning, Soft terry robes and matching slippers, 100% cotton bed linens and Towels, Other essentials include: refrigerator, key code safe, hair dryer.
Approx. Size: 381 sq. ft.
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Balcony (BY)- Room features: 24-hour room service, Bathrobe and slippers, Nightly turndown service with pillow chocolate, Satellite TV with multi-language film and music channels, Refrigerator, safe, hair dryer, Daily shipboard newspaper, Half a bottle of Bon Voyage wine, Direct-dial telephone, Fruit basket (on request), 220V British 3-pin and 110V 2-pin socket.
Approx. Size: 269 sq. ft.
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Oceanview (EF)- Room features: 24-hour room service, Bathrobe and slippers, Nightly turndown service with pillow chocolate, Satellite TV with multi-language film and music channels, Refrigerator, safe, hair dryer, Daily shipboard newspaper, Half a bottle of Bon Voyage wine, Direct-dial telephone, Fruit basket (on request), 220V British 3-pin and 110V 2-pin socket.
Approx. Size: 159 sq. ft.
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Inside Stateroom (IE) - Room features: 24-hour room service, Bathrobe and slippers, Nightly turndown service with pillow chocolate, Satellite TV with multi-language film and music channels, Refrigerator, safe, hair dryer, Daily shipboard newspaper, Half a bottle of Bon Voyage wine, Direct-dial telephone, Fruit basket (on request), 220V British 3-pin and 110V 2-pin sockets .
Approx. Size: 159 Sq. Ft.
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Important Note: Not all staterooms within each category have the same furniture configuration and/or facilities. Appropriate symbols within the rooms on the deck plans describe differences from the stateroom descriptions . All information is subject to change.
* 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.

TravelSafe.comPlease visit TravelSafe.com for travel insurance information.

Cruise Line cancellation policies are strictly enforced. For that reason, we urge all of our travelers to carefully consider whether travel insurance 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 insurance 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 insurance is the right choice for you, we recommend TravelSafe. To visit their site and explore your options click here or on the link above; this link allows you to price out the insurance plan you prefer. The cruise lines also offer travel insurance and we'd be happy to help you go that route if you'd prefer. The cruise lines also offer travel insurance and we'd be happy to help you go that route if you'd prefer.

What Our Travel Insurance Can Cover:

  • Trip Cancellation & Interruption
  • Baggage/Personal Effects Loss & Dealy
  • Missed Connection
  • Medical Expense/Emergency Evacuation
  • Non-Medical Emergency Evacuation
  • Accidental Death
  • On-Call 24 Hour Assistance Services
  • Some plans even include cancel for any reason