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Common Challenges in Primary Care Setting

Royal Caribbean's Magnificent Grandeur of the Seas
Royal Caribbean's Grandeur of the Seas

5-Night Bermuda Cruise Conference
Round-trip Baltimore, Maryland
August 11 - 16, 2018

8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
8 Contact Hours

Course Fees: $495
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.
Jonathan Hoang Lam, MD, AAFP, Family Medicine
Past Clinical Instructor Family Practice Residency Program
John Peter Smith Hospital, Ft Worth, Texas
(An Affiliated FP Program of UT Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, Texas )
Clinically-affiliated ACO physician of UTSW Medical School
Current VAMA President, term 2010-13, 2013-2016
VAMA Cruise CME Director, Speaker for VAMA Annual Conventions 2005-present
VAMA Speaker, Vietnamese Physicians International Convention in Melbourne, 2014

Dang D. Nguyen, MD, FACP, FASN, Nephrology
Clinical Nephrologist, Nephrology and Hypertension Division
Weill Cornell Medical College
New-York Presbyterian/ Lower Manhattan Hospital
President VAMA New York New Jersey Chapter
VAMA Board Member

Tho Nguyen, MD, Dermatology
Clinical Professor, Department of Dermatology, UT Southwestern Dallas
UT Southern Medical School, IM Internship & Residency
Dermatology Residency, and Dermatopathology Fellowship
VAMA Convention Speaker 2006, 2012

Our staff can assist you with all your travel arrangements.

Target Audience
Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants Dentists, Pharmacists
Program Purpose / Objectives

Sea Day One
  1. Lung Cancers - Screening Guidelines / Smoking Cessation - Jonathan Lam, MD, FP Private Practice
  2. Liver Cancers-Who's at Risks? - Son Do, MD, Gastroenterology
  3. Colorectal Cancers - What's the latest screening Guidelines ? - Loc Le, MD, Gastroenterology
  4. Chronic Kidney Disease - Work up : Dang D Nguyen, MD, Nephrology
  5. (Dental Topic/Speaker - TBA)
Sea Day Two
  1. Acne - The ABC for Primary care - Tho Nguyen, MD, Dermatology
  2. Vitamin D Deficiency - Why sun-tanning is not working ? - Jonathan Lam, MD, FP Private Practice
  3. Hep C-Screening/latest Treatment Modalities: Son Do, MD, Gastroenterology
  4. Hep B-Screening/Is Cure in the horizon ? : Loc Le, MD, Gastroenterology
  5. (Dental Topic/ Speaker: TBA)
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.

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 8 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.

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.

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
Sat Aug 11 Baltimore, Maryland
- 4:00 pm
Sun Aug 12 At Sea - Cruising
- -
Mon Aug 13 King's Wharf, Bermuda
1:00 pm -
Tue Aug 14 King's Wharf, Bermuda
- 2:30 pm
Wed Aug 15 At Sea - Cruising
- -
Thu Aug 16 Baltimore, Maryland
7:00 am -
Please note that our shore excursions are operated separately and
independently of those offered by the cruise line.
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