Preventive Medicine and Preventive Cardiology
7-Night Hawaii Cruise Conference
Round-trip Honolulu, Oahu
January 20 - 27, 2018
14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
14 Contact Hours
$895 for Physicians, Attorneys, Psychologists, Doctors of Pharmacy & Dentists
$695 for Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners
$495 Nurses, Residents, Students & Others
BIAS FREE CME - No Commercial Support was provided for this CME activity.
Dr. John A. Rumberger is trained in engineering [BAAE, MSc, PhD - The Ohio State University, 1972 and 1976, respectively] and in medicine [MD - University of Miami, 1978].
He did his internal medicine training at The Ohio State University [1981-1984] and his Cardiovascular Diseases Fellowship [1984-1987] at the University of Iowa. In 1987 Dr. Rumberger became a Consultant in the Department of Internal Medicine & Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota. During his tenure at the Mayo Clinic [1987-1998], Professor Rumberger established himself as a leader in the development and application of cardiac imaging, applied clinical physiology and Preventive Medicine. He has published over 200 scientific papers, 200 abstracts, 30 book chapters, and two books.
From 1998 until 2005, Dr. Rumberger was Medical Director of several Wellness Diagnostic Centers in Columbus, Ohio - specializing in early disease detection and diagnosis. He is author of "The Way Diet', a compendium of healthy dietary advise, exercise, and stress management. He was appointed Clinical Professor of Medicine at the Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio in 2001.
In 2006 he joined the staff of the Princeton Longevity Center, Princeton, NJ as a staff physician and Director of Cardiac Imaging. Dr. Rumberger is recognized as an authority on the use of Cardiac CT, diagnostic, and Preventive Medicine. He is a Permanent Member of Who's Who in Health Care and has received numerous sponsored lectureships. He continues his clinical practice of early disease diagnosis, diet, and preventive medicine and enjoys lecturing on Preventive Medicine.
Dr. Rumberger posts educational information on the following sites:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCGmd4rfZOvV3hAF__z_HXA/feed and https://www.facebook.com/jarassociates?fref=ts
George P. Rodgers, MD, FACC
George Rodgers is a practicing cardiologist and Asst. Prof. of medicine at University of Texas Dell Medical School. He led the development of the cardiovascular curriculum for the new medical school and teaches medical students and residents on a regular basis. Beyond medical education, he has particular interests in prevention and the early detection of heart disease, team-based care and innovative value-based care for the safety net population.
Dr. Rodgers received his medical education and residency training in internal medicine at University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas. He completed his fellowship training in cardiology at Baylor College of medicine in Houston. He began his cardiology practice in Austin in 1989.
Dr. Rodgers has been very active in the American College of Cardiology and has served as the chair of its board of governors and on many other committees, task force and writing groups. At the 2017 Annual Scientific Session of the American College of Cardiology (ACC), Dr. Rodgers was awarded the College's 2017 Distinguished Fellowship Award in honor of his contributions to the cardiovascular profession.
When Dr. Rodgers is not teaching or practicing cardiology, he is making music videos with his singer-actress wife Leslie www.lesliehylandrodgers.com
Our staff can assist you with all your travel arrangements.
- Obesity and Cardiometabolic syndrome
- Describe the pathophysiology of the cardiometabolic syndrome
- The Mediterranean diet and other heart healthy diets
- Describe the evidence supporting the beneficial effects of the Mediterranean diet
- Hypertension-new treatment recommendations
- Outline the major changes in the new JNC 8 guidelines regarding the treatment of hypertension
- Erectile Dysfunction-The hard evidence
- Explain the prevalence and the pathophysiology of erectile dysfunction.
- Describe three treatment strategies for ED
- Statin intolerance-the tricks of the trade
- Describe the prevalence of statin intolerance
- Describe three treatment strategies for statin intolerance
- Alirocumab -PCSK9 inhibitor
- Explain the pharmacologic mechanism of PCSK9 inhibitors in the treatment of hypercholesterolemia
- Pre-Operative evaluation for noncardiac surgery
- Explain the risk stratification for patients anticipating noncardiac surgery
- Practical Use of Coronary Artery Calcium Scanning to Refine Individual Cardiovascular Risk
- Lean about non-contrast CT scanning for cardiac diagnosis and prognosis in asymptomatic patients
- Introduction to Cardiac CT and Cardiac CT Angiography
- Learn about contrast enhanced CT scanning for cardiac diagnosis/prognosis in symptomatic individuals
- Incidentalomas found on CT: What to Worry About and What to Ignore
- Learn about common incidental observation found on diagnostic CT scanning
- Interval Training - Exercise for ALL
- Learn how to help your patients do regular and fun exercises defined as various forms of interval training and dynamic tension
- Obstructive Sleep Apnea and CV Disease: Diagnosis and Therapy
- Learn about the under-diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea and how it affects cardiovascular risk
- The Comprehensive Medical Examination: Beyond the "Yearly Physical"
- Understand how to use various components of specific testing to enhance the education and benefits to your patients beyond the yearly physical
- Case Presentation - Putting it All Together
- See how to put the above information and lectures into practical use
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) .
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.
US or Canadian Family Physicians: Please let us know if you require AAFP Prescribed Credits.
Physician Assistants: AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME.
Nurse Practitioners: can claim either ANCC Contact Hours or AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ as needed.
Pharmacology credits are identified on individual activities.
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.
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.
|DATE||PORT OF CALL||ARRIVE||DEPART|
|Sat Jan 20||Honolulu, Hawaii
Lectures: 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Sun Jan 21||Kahului, Maui
|Mon Jan 22||Kahului, Maui
Lectures: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|Tue Jan 23||Hilo, Hawaii
Lectures: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|8:00 am||6:00 pm|
|Wed Jan 24||Kona, Hawaii
Lectures: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|7:00 am||5:30 pm|
|Thu Jan 25||Nawiliwili, Kauai
|Fri Jan 26||Nawiliwili, Kauai
Lectures: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Sat Jan 27||Honolulu, Hawaii
Please note that our shore excursions are operated separately and
independently of those offered by the cruise line.