Prevention in Primary Care
Co-Provided with School of Medicine,
SUNY at Stony Brook
7-Night Alaska Cruise Conference
Round-trip Seattle, Washington
September 1 - 8, 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.
Vice Dean for Graduate Medical Education , Stony Brook University School of Medicine
Professor of Clinical Medicine at Stony Brook University School of Medicine
Dr. Wertheim has been on faculty of Stony Brook since 1996, and has served as Director of the Internal Medicine Residency Program, Vice Chair of the Department of Medicine, and as Associate Dean for Clinical Outreach before becoming Vice Dean for Graduate Medical Education.
Dr. Wertheim is a graduate of New York University School of Medicine and University of Michigan Hospitals (Residency), he has been a clinician-educator for 25 years, and has taught students, residents, fellows, and faculty in the areas of Internal Medicine, Medical Education, and Professionalism.
Our staff can assist you with all your travel arrangements.
Upon completion, participants should be able to identify who benefits from cardiovascular screening, and from primary and secondary prevention of heart disease; assess which cancer screens apply to all adults, and which to selected populations; discuss new tools that may become available to screen for risk of cancer; counsel patients to modify their behavior and activity to reduce the risk of illness and disability and describe specific preventive and screening methods for common conditions and syndromes.
This seminar will be relevant to primary care practitioners of adult medicine.
|September 2||8:00-9:00 am||Cholesterol: Which Target? Which Drug? Which Patient?|
|9:00-11:00 am||Hypertension: Getting to Goal|
|11:15 am-12:15 pm||Screening for CAD: What's the evidence? What's the future?|
|1:15-2:15 pm||Diabetes: Treatments Goals, Monitoring & Prevention, Part I|
|2:30-3:30 pm||Diabetes: Treatments Goals, Monitoring & Prevention, Part II|
|September 3||8:00-9:00 am||Vitamins and Supplements: What's safe, What works|
|9:00-10.00 am||Prevention in the Elderly|
|10:15 am-12:15 pm||Cancer Screening: Controversies and Standards|
|September 7||8:00-9:00 am||Substance Use and Addiction|
|9:00-10:00 am||Obesity: Options for Partnership and Management|
|10:15-11:15 am||Adult Immunization|
|11:15 am-12:15 pm||Depression Screening and Management|
The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook designates this activity for a maximum of 14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim 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.
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 Sep 01||Seattle, Washington, US
|Sun Sep 02||At Sea
Lectures: 9-12 Noon; 1-4 pm
|Mon Sep 03||Juneau, Alaska, US
Lectures: 8-12 Noon
|1:00 pm||10:00 pm|
|Tue Sep 04||Glacier Bay (Cruising)
||7:00 am||4:00 pm|
|Wed Sep 05||Sitka, Alaska, US
||8:00 am||5:00 pm|
|Thu Sep 06||Ketchikan, Alaska, US
||7:00 am||1:00 pm|
|Fri Sep 07||Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Lectures: 8-12 Noon
|6:00 pm||11:30 pm|
|Sat Sep 08||Seattle, Washington, US
Please note that our shore excursions are operated separately and
independently of those offered by the cruise line.