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Bahamas 2017 Cruise Conference

Royal Caribbean's Breathtaking Anthem of the Seas
Royal Caribbean's Anthem of the Seas

7-Night Bahamas Cruise Conference
Round-trip Cape Liberty , New Jersey
November 11 - 18, 2017

15 Contact Hours
1.5 CEU
Seminar Fees:
Physicians, Dentists:
*Advanced Registration Fee ‐ $795
Regular Fee ‐ $845
Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacists:
*Advanced Registration Fee ‐ $650
Regular Fee ‐ $695
Nurses, Pharmacy Techs, Others:
*Advanced Registration Fee ‐ $495
Regular Fee ‐ $545
*Advanced registration fee expires : 9/23/17

Seminar Policies:

Seminar fees include workshop attendance, handouts and refreshments during the meetings and documentation of continuing education credit*.

All persons attending the seminar must pay a seminar fee. Spouses, family and friends are welcome and do not pay the seminar fee unless they attend the educational sessions. Special seminar fees are available for non-professional accompanying persons who wish to attend one or more sessions (no special receipt, documentation or credit is issued). Children are not allowed in the meeting room.

Seminar Refund Policy: Advance written notice is required for any refund consideration.

Up to the Early Bird Deadline: Cancellations are subject to a $50 processing fee per person or you may apply your full registration fee one time to another program attended within 12 months.

After Early Bird Deadline: No refunds, although seminar fee less $50 processing fee may be applied one time to another program attended within 12 months.

Two weeks before the start of the seminar: No refunds or application of fee to another program for cancellation, nonappearance or partial attendance. No refunds due to airline delays or cancellation of flights. With the exception of Canada, we offer no international refunds. Refunds processed by original form of payment or by check only. Refunds may take 2-4 weeks to process after notification of cancellation.

Physically Impaired? If you have impairments that require assistance in order for you to participate in this seminar, please contact us so that we may make arrangements to assist you.

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
Tammie Lee Demler, PharmD, MBA, BCPP
Director of Pharmacy Services
Buffalo Psychiatric Center, Buffalo, NY.
Clinical Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice
University of Buffalo School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Clinical Assistant Professor
University of Florida College of Pharmacy, Gainesville, FL
Clinical Assistant Professor
St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Pharmacy, Rochester, NY

Clinical Assistant Professor
D'Youville College School of Pharmacy, Buffalo, NY
Past President
Pharmacists' Society of the State of New York
President
Pharmacists' Association of Western New York.

Our staff can assist you with all your travel arrangements.

Target Audience
Physicians, Physician Assistants, Pharmacists, Nurse Practitioners
Program Purpose / Objectives
Session One
Treating everyday illness in the presences of opioid misuse and addiction, Opioids and benzodiazepines; a review of the recent FDA black box warnings and CDC guidelines updates, Managing chronic non-cancer pain (5 hrs).

Date: Sunday, 11/12/2017
  • Breakfast on your own
  • Check-in: 7:45 AM
  • Educational Session: 8:00 AM‐1:30 PM
At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  • Identify and classify agents within these pharmacologic classes
  • Evaluate appropriate alternatives for patients who are in pain and have anxiety
  • Design medication regimens that mitigate risk of serious respiratory depression
Pharmacy Technician Objectives:
  • Identify agents within these pharmacologic classes
  • List appropriate alternatives for patients who are in pain and have anxiety.
Session Two
Antipsychotic update, Therapeutic review and clinical pearls, Using antipsychotics in patients with dementia (5 hrs)

Date: Thursday, 11/16/2017
  • Breakfast on your own
  • Check-in: 7:45 AM
  • Educational Session: 8:00 AM‐1:30 PM
At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  • Identify and classify agents within these pharmacologic classes
  • Evaluate appropriate alternatives if the patient experiences adverse drug effects
  • Design medication regimens that optimize therapeutic outcomes
Pharmacy Technician Objectives:
  • Identify agents within these pharmacologic classes
  • List appropriate alternatives if the patient experiences adverse drug effects.
Session Three
Movement Disorders, Drug induced movement disorders, Parkinson's Disease, Novel Agents used in patients with concurrent psychosis (5 hrs)

Date: Friday, 11/17/2017
  • Breakfast on your own
  • Check-in: 7:45 AM
  • Educational Session: 8:00 AM‐1:30 PM
At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  • Identify and classify agents within these pharmacologic classes
  • Evaluate appropriate alternatives if the patient experiences adverse drug effects
  • Design medication regimens that optimize therapeutic outcomes
Pharmacy Technician Objectives:
  • Identify agents within these pharmacologic classes
  • List appropriate alternatives if the patient experiences adverse drug effects.
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
Accreditations

CE Broker Tracking #: 50-11357: Approved by Florida Board of Medicine, Florida Board of Pharmacy, Florida Physician Assistants, Florida Board of Nursing, Georgia Board of Nursing.

Physicians: American Academy Of Family Physicians (AAFP): Application for CME Credit has been filed with American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity

AMA/AAFP Equivalency: AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ toward the AMA Physician's Recognition Award. When applying for the AMA PRA, Prescribed credit earned must be reported as Prescribed, not as Category 1.

American Osteopathic Association (AOA): CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit.

Canadian Physicians: Members of the College of Family Physicians of Canada CFPC are eligible to receive MAINPRO-M1 credits for participation in this activity due to reciprocal agreement with the American Academy of Family Physicians.

Physician Assistants: American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts AAFP Prescribed credit for AAPA Category 1 CME credit.

Nurse Practitioners:American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC): Continuing education hours approved by AAFP and by ACPE meet the ANCC-accredited CNE criteria. This course provides Category 1 Continuing Education Hours for certification renewal. The same hours submitted to renew certification may be submitted to a State Board of Nursing for re-licensure.

National Certification Corporation (NCC): Recognizes any Nursing, Medical, Health Care or Other For Profit or Not for Profit Education Provider. Please contact NCC regarding approval.

Nurses: University Learning Systems is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11409.

Pharmacists/Pharmacist Technicians: University Learning Systems (ULS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a Provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Session 1:5 Contact Hours ACPE UAN 0741-0000-17-031-L01-P, 0741-0000-16-031-L01-T, Activity: Knowledge
Session 2: 5 Contact Hours ACPE UAN 0741-0000-17-032-L01-P, 0741-0000-16-032-L01-T, Activity: Knowledge
Session 3: 5 Contact Hours ACPE UAN 0741-0000-17-033-L01-P, 0741-0000-16-033-L01-T, Activity: Knowledge
Canadian Pharmacists: Canadian Council on Continuing Education in Pharmacy (CCCEP) accepts courses accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE).

Other Health Professionals: Contact your respective board regarding approval. Contact University Learning Systems if you need help or documentation.
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 Nov 11 Cape Liberty, New Jersey
- 3:00 pm
Sun Nov 12 Cruising
- -
Mon Nov 13 Port Canaveral, Florida
12:00 pm 9:30 pm
Tue Nov 14 Coco Cay, Bahamas
9:30 am 5:00 pm
Wed Nov 15 Nassau, Bahamas
7:00 am 6:00 pm
Thu Nov 16 Cruising
- -
Fri Nov 17 Cruising
- -
Sat Nov 18 Cape Liberty, New Jersey
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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