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Adult and Pediatric Allergy and Immunology for PCPs

Royal Caribbean's Marvelous Explorer of the Seas
Royal Caribbean's Explorer of the Seas

7-Night Alaska Cruise Conference
Round-trip Seattle, Washington
July 14 - 21, 2017

14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
14 Contact Hours
5¼ 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.
Course Fee Cancellation Policy:
30 days from sailing-None; 7-29 days-50%; Less than 7 days-100%

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
Wanda Phipatanakul, MD, MS
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School
Director / Principal Investigator (PI)
of the NIH funded Asthma/Allergy Clinical Research Center
Boston Children's Hospital

Dr. Phipatanakul received her medical degree at Loma Linda University in California. She did her pediatric residency Children's Hospital of Los Angeles allergy fellowship at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, before taking a faculty position at Harvard, where she simultaneously received a Masters in Clinical Epidemiology from the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Phipatanakul leads her own school and home-based community inner-city asthma studies and is Boston Pediatric PI of NIH funded asthma clinical research networks tackling practice management knowledge gaps and prevention. She also utilizes the knowledge from these clinical research studies to provide evidence-based care for her patients, whom she sees primarily at Boston Children's Hospital.

Her research interests also include early interventions in young children, particularly prevention and immunologic/biologics and other interventions targeted towards the allergic, asthma pathway. Dr. Phipatanakul's long-standing relationship with community, comprehensively evaluating the role of school-specific exposures and asthma, allergies, and food allergies allows her to work towards incorporating public policy and school-based asthma/allergy management initiatives.

She has published over 150 articles in various scientific journals, and Chairs the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology (AAAAI), Environmental Occupational Respiratory Disorders Interest Section and the AAAAI Interest Section Coordinating Committee. Her main passion is teaching and mentoring, and she was awarded mentoring awards from the Thai Association Physician Foundation, Harvard Medical School, the Pediatric Academic Society, and the NIH.

Marc Riedl, MD, MS
Professor of Medicine
Clinical Director - US HAEA Angioedema Center
Division of Rheumatology, Allergy & Immunology
University of California, San Diego, CA

Our staff can assist you with all your travel arrangements.

Target Audience
Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants
Program Purpose / Objectives
Topics:
  1. Asthma
  2. Rhinitis/Sinusitis
  3. Allergy Shots/ Sublingual Immunotherapy
  4. Environmental and Occupational Allergenic Triggers
  5. Food Allergy
  6. Atopic Dermatitis/Eczema
  7. Anaphylaxis
  8. Air Pollution Effects on Allergy and Asthma
  9. Angioedema
  10. Evaluating Adults with Recurrent Infection
  11. Chronic Urticaria
  12. Common Variable Immunodeficiency
  13. Drug Allergy
  14. Hereditary Angioedema
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
Fri Jul 14 Seattle, Washington
- 4:00 pm
Sat Jul 15 Cruising
- -
Sun Jul 16 Juneau, Alaska
12:00 pm 9:00 pm
Sun Jul 16 Alaska Inside Passage
Scenic cruising
- -
Mon Jul 17 Skagway, Alaska
7:00 am 8:30 pm
Tue Jul 18 Tracy Arm Fjord, Alaska
Scenic cruising
7:00 am 12:00 pm
Wed Jul 19 Cruising
- -
Thu Jul 20 Victoria, British Columbia
9:00 am 6:00 pm
Fri Jul 21 Seattle, Washington
6:00 am -
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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