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Women's Health

Norwegian Cruise Lines's One of a Kind  NCL’s <em> Pride of America</em>
NCL’s Pride of America

7-Night Hawaii Cruise Conference
Round-trip Honolulu, Oahu
July 22 - 29, 2017

14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
14 Contact Hours
4 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 University at Sea® meeting group through University at Sea® at 800-926-3775 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.
Faculty
Amy Harvey O'Keeffe, MD, FACOG

Dr. Harvey O'Keeffe is a board‐certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist and is a founding partner of the Center for Women's Health in Langhorne, Pennsylvania. She has been in private practice for over 22 years and has a special interest in menopausal medicine and women's sexual health. Dr. Harvey O'Keeffe has been honored to be listed as a "Top Doc" by her physician colleagues in Philadelphia Magazine and is known for her unique practice style that blends wellness coaching, integrative medicine, and comprehensive gynecologic care.

Dr. Harvey O'Keeffe obtained her medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She completed her residency in the Department of OB/GYN at Temple University Hospital where she also received the Chairman's Resident of the Year Award.

She travels worldwide to educate healthcare professionals about the latest updates in women's health and has been a speaker for University at Sea since 2006. Dr. Harvey O'Keeffe previously co-hosted a weekly medical radio program,"The Medical View: East Meets West," in Philadelphia, PA. She speaks regularly in the Greater Philadelphia area and is passionate about educating and coaching physicians as well as her patients.

Dr. Harvey O'Keeffe is also a Master Level Reiki Practitioner and she incorporates various modalities of integrative medicine in caring for her patients. She is actively involved in the Teal Tea Foundation dedicated to ovarian cancer awareness and clinical research, and is the founder and co&moderator of the GyniGirls, a support group for women in the local community diagnosed with gynecologic cancers. Her humanitarian work includes being a co‐leader of an annual medical mission to the Dominican Republic for ten years.

Mark D Kuhn MD, FACOG

Dr. Kuhn is in full-time private practice in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Center for Women&339;s Health in Langhorne, Pennsylvania where he has been a principal since its inception in 1995. He has reached an auspicious milestone in his career; babies he delivered years ago return to him now having children of their own.

Dr. Kuhn completed his undergraduate education at The University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia and earned his medical degree from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson School of Medicine. Dr. Kuhn completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Temple University Hospital where he served as Chief Resident.

Dr. Kuhn has been recognized by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd as one of America's "Top Docs" and has been featured in Philadelphia Magazine's annual "Top Docs" issue since 2006, most recently in May of 2016. He has been a featured speaker on Women's Health Issues for University at Sea since 2014.

Dr. Kuhn has special expertise and training in DaVinci Robotic surgery, Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive procedures. He has participated in multiple medical missions to the Dominican Republic.

He currently lives in Bucks County, PA with his lovely wife, is immensely proud of his three sons, and enjoys skiing, scuba-diving and lots of coffee.

Our staff can assist you with all your travel arrangements.

Target Audience
Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners
Program Purpose / Objectives
Women's Health: Tools for all practitioners

The course is specifically geared towards any practitioner who treats women, including gynecologists, family physicians, internists, nurse practitioners, and nurses

  • Smears and Viruses…What's Next-learn how to apply the new cervical cancer screening guidelines, begin a vaccination program, and manage the most challenging cases. 1 hour
  • Contraception: What's New and What's Old?-learn the options both old and new, learn how to counsel your patients on effective contraception and how to assist them in choosing the right method. 1 hour
  • Sexuality-What's a Doctor To Do?-learn how to ask the right questions and to help your patients find that "lost libido." 1 hour
  • Vulvar Pain Syndromes: Going Beyond Steroids-learn how to diagnosis vulvar skin conditions and treat holistically. Learn the use appropriate use of steroids, biopsies, pelvic floor physical therapy, and a host of tricks to help your patients. 1 hour
  • Urinary Incontinence, Diagnosis, and Treatment Options from A to Z-learn how to diagnosis and treat all types of urinary incontinence, become familiar with the newest surgical and non-surgical options that your patients are reading about. 1 hour
  • New Gynecological Surgeries, Old Procedures With New Faces, and Patient Selection 101-learn the surgical options that are the latest "hot topics," and help your patient achieve the best results using an individualized approach. 1 hour
  • Bugs and Drugs-learn the basics of sexually transmitted diseases and vaginitis: counseling and prevention, diagnosis, and treatment options. 1 hour
  • Breast Diseases for All Ages-learn how to diagnose and treat benign breast conditions and what you need to teach your patients to lower their breast cancer risk. 1 hour
  • Doctor, my ovary hurts!-learn how to evaluate a patient with pelvic pain, establish a management plan, and learn when to refer and when to operate, and what to do when it all fails. 1 hour
  • Bleeding: How much is too much?-learn how to evaluate women with dysfunctional uterine bleeding, how to guide them through the process of treatment options, learn the difference between the various hormonal and surgical options. 1 hour
  • WHI is 10 years old!-learn the up-to-date stratified WHI data released over the last ten years, learn some tips on how to counsel your patients on the use of HRT and the options they now have, get the latest information on helping your patients after menopause-from bones to vaginas and beyond. 1 hour
  • Cancer Reduction and Prevention-What All Women Want and Need to Know-learn the important facts on cancer prevention and risk reduction, including breast and gynecological cancers as well as many others. 1 hour
  • Nutrition: Where have all the farmers gone?-learn the benefits of a plant-based diet and how to help your patients achieve optimal health for themselves and their families, learn the tricks of teaching lifestyle and the "non-diet" diet. 1 hour
  • Teaching Wellness to Wonder Woman-learn how to guide your patients into wellness and joy and teach them balance. 1 hour
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.
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 22 Honolulu, Oahu - 7:00pm
Sun Jul 23 Kahului (Maui), Hawaii (overnight) 8:00am -
Mon Jul 24 Kahului (Maui), Hawaii
Lectures: 4:00pm-7:00pm
- 6:00pm
Tue Jul 25 Hilo, Hawaii
Lectures: 5:00pm-7:00pm
8:00am 6:00pm
Wed Jul 26 Kona, Hawaii
Lectures : 5:00pm-7:00pm
7:00am 5:30pm
Thu Jul 27 Nawiliwili (Kauai), Hawaii (overnight)
Lectures: 8:00am-10:00am
8:00am -
Fri Jul 28 Nawiliwili (Kauai), Hawaii
Lectures: 1:00pm-6:00pm
- 2:00pm
Sat Jul 29 Honolulu, Hawaii 7:00am -

EXCLUSIVE SHORE EXCURSIONS
Please note that our shore excursions are operated separately and
independently of those offered by the cruise line.
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