Topics in Family Medicine
7-Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise Conference
Round-trip Fort Lauderdale, FL
June 2 - 9, 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 & Others
BIAS FREE CME - No Commercial Support was provided for this CME activity.
Professor of Medicine, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Seton Hall Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine
Vice President, Academic Affairs, Jersey Shore University Medical Center
Co-Chief Academic Officer, Hackensack Meridian Health
Dr. David Kountz is Vice President, Academic Affairs for Jersey Shore University Medical Center (JSUMC) in Neptune, New Jersey and Co-Chief Academic Officer for the parent health network, Hackensack Meridian Health. In these roles he is responsible for coordinating non-nursing academic programs (Continuing Medical Eeducation and Graduate Medical Education) at the hospital and across the 13 hospital network in Central and Northern New Jersey.
Dr. Kountz earned his AB at Princeton, MD at SUNY/Buffalo School of Medicine, and MBA from Georgian Court University. He completed residency training in Internal Medicine at Hahnemann University Hospital in Philadelphia. Dr. Kountz was a member of the faculty at Hahnemann, Temple, and Robert Wood Johnson Medical Schools with progressive responsibilities prior to joining Meridian in 2007.
A certified hypertension-clinician by the American Society of Hypertension, Dr. Kountz's clinical and research interests include the management of hypertension and related disorders in underserved populations; the role of health literacy in health outcomes and medical education. He is immediate Past-President of the International Society on Hypertension in Blacks and currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Alliance for Independent Medical Centers as well and the Governor's Council of the New Jersey Chapter of the American College of Physicians. Dr. Kountz has authored more than 100 peer-reviewed publications, book chapters, editorials and abstracts, as well as serving as Principal Investigator, Co-Principal Investigator, or Co-Investigator on more than 20 grants. In 2002 he was elected to the Stuart D. Cook, MD Master Educator Guild of Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.
Dana E. King, MD, MS
Professor and Chair
Department of Family Medicine, WVU Medicine, Morgantown, WV
Our staff can assist you with all your travel arrangements.
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.
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.
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 Jun 02|| Fort Lauderdale, Florida
|Sun Jun 03||At Sea
|Mon Jun 04||At Sea
|Tue Jun 05||Philipsburg, St.Maarten
||8:00 am||6:00 pm|
|Wed Jun 06||San Juan, Puerto Rico
||7:00 am||3:00 pm|
|Thu Jun 07|| Labadee, Haiti
||9:30 am||6:00 pm|
|Fri Jun 08||At Sea
|Sat Jun 09|| Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Please note that our shore excursions are operated separately and
independently of those offered by the cruise line.