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Cruise Conference Planning For Your Association

Selected topics in Emergency Medicine and Sports Medicine

Royal Caribbean's <em>Anthem of the Seas</em>
Royal Caribbean's Anthem of the Seas
7-Night Bermuda Cruise Conference
Round-trip Cape Liberty (Bayonne), NJ

April 20 - 27, 2019
14.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
14 ACPE Credits
14.0 Contact Hours

Course Fees:

$895 for Physicians, Attorneys, Psychologists, Doctors of Pharmacy, & Dentists
$695 for Physician Assistants
$695 for Nurse Practitioners
$495 for Nurses, Residents, Students & Others

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.

Preeti Jois, MD, FACEP

Dr. Jois is Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at the University of South Florida Emergency Medicine Residency program (Tampa General Hospital). Dr. Jois completed her undergraduate work at the University of Florida and is a graduate of the University of Miami School of Medicine. After completing a residency in emergency medicine at the University of South Florida in Tampa, Dr. Jois pursued a fellowship focusing specifically on cardiovascular emergencies at the Cleveland Clinic. A diplomate of the American Board of Emergency Medicine, Dr. Jois has authored several papers and studies related to cardiovascular emergencies.

Prior to joining USF, Dr. Jois was an assistant professor at the University of Florida Emergency Medicine Residency Program in Gainesville, where she opened UF Health-Shands Hospital's first Chest Pain Evaluation Center and served as its Medical Director. In 2010, she received the UF College of Medicine's Exemplary Teacher Award.

Dr. Jois also serves as Captain in the US Air Force Reserves as part of the Critical Care Air Transport Team (CCATT) with the 920th ASTS at Patrick Air Force Base. She enjoys distance running (marathons/half-marathons), spending time with friends and family, and global-trekking in her personal moments away from work.

Randolph Taylor II, MD, CAQSM

Randolph Taylor II, MD, CAQSM
Faculty, Memorial Family Medicine Residency Program
Sugar Land, TX  Dr. Taylor earned his medical degree from Boston University School of Medicine. Dr. Taylor completed both his internship and residency in family medicine at Womack Army Medical Center in Fort Bragg, North Carolina. He attended Bayfront Medical Center in St. Petersburg, FL . Here he completed his primary care sports medicine fellowship. Dr. Taylor has served as the team physician for the University of South Florida volleyball team and Eckerd College athletics. Currently, he serves as a ringside physician for USA boxing and professional boxing and mixed martial arts events. He is a team physician for Houston Baptist University, as well as Finish Line Medical Captain for the Houston Marathon. He provides medical coverage for high school and community sporting events. 

Dr. Taylor found his way into medicine through a combination of a strong interest in science and a love of sports. His diverse background includes providing inpatient, outpatient and battlefield medical care as a staff physician to soldiers, their families and veterans during his military service. While on active duty, Dr. Taylor completed a combat tour in Iraq supporting Operation New Dawn. He was also the medical director for the Warrior Transition Battalion at Ft. Campbell, KY. Dr. Taylor was honorably discharged at the rank of Major from the United States Army. 

Dr. Taylor is current faculty member at Memorial Family Medicine Residency program, located in Sugar Land, TX. He is interested in concussion management and ultrasound guided therapy for treating musculoskeletal injuries.

Our staff can assist you with all your travel arrangements.

Target Audience
Nurses, Nurse PractitionersPhysicians, Physician Assistants, Pharmacists
Program Purpose / Objectives


  1. Athletic Heart Syndromes and Sudden Cardiac Death in Athletes
    • Analyze ECG findings related to sudden cardiac death in athletes
  2. Pediatric and Adolescent Sports Medicine
    • Describe common pediatric and adolescent musculoskeletal conditions
  3. Joint Injections for Primary Care
    • Described the indications and contraindications for joint injections
  4. Regenerative Medicine: A Brief Overview
    • Discover potential benefit and mode of action of regenerative medicine
  5. Lower Extremity Running Injuries
    • Identify risk factors, signs and symptoms associated with running injuries
  6. Sports Related Concussions: Evaluation and Treatment
    • Describe current recommendations regarding concussion management
  7. Sideline Sports Trauma and Treatment
    • Manage and treat common injuries encountered during sideline event coverage
  8. "The Itchy and Scratchy Show" Dermatologic Manifestations & Treatments
    • Easily recognize common and emergent dermatologic condtions
    • Effectively treat conditions
  9. "Bugs & Drugs" : Infectious Disease At-A-Glance
    • Accurately and effectively treat infectious diseases with pharmacologic intervention
  10. Cruising the Literature: Cardiology & Trauma
    • Gain understanding of the most current updates in cardiology and trauma literature
  11. The Burdens of Clotting
    • Effectively treat manifestations of clotting disorders- PE, DVT, atrial fib/stroke and have knowledge of reversal agents
  12. Travel Emergencies- Underwater to High Altitude
    • Recognize wilderness emergencies and effectively treat disorders
  13. Big Problems in Small Human
    • Ascertain acute issues in pediatric populations
    • Learn algorithms of treatment
  14. Leveraging Your Landscape
    • Better understand themselves as physicians in their practice
    • Gain insight into locums
    • Explore alternative careers in medicine
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.
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 Apr 20 Cape Liberty (Bayonne), NJ
- 3:00 pm
Sun Apr 21 *At Sea - Cruising
- -
Mon Apr 22 King's Wharf, Bermuda
9:00 am -
Tue Apr 23 King's Wharf, Bermuda
- 3:30 pm
Wed Apr 24 *At Sea - Cruising
- -
Thu Apr 25 Boston, Massachusetts
7:00 am 6:00 pm
Fri Apr 26 *At Sea - Cruising
- -
Sat Apr 27 Cape Liberty (Bayonne), NJ
6:00 am -
*Tentative course schedule, actual class times may differ.
Royal Caribbean Anthem of the Seas Map

Ports of Call

Cape Liberty (Bayonne), NJ - Cape Liberty Cruise Port is located on the New York Harbor in Bayonne, New Jersey, and is just seven miles from New York City and three miles from Newark Liberty International Airport. Its waterfront location and convenience to the Big Apple allows visitors easy access to everything New York City has to offer along with providing visitors access to the historic roots of Northern New Jersey. Convenient guest parking is located adjacent to the cruise terminal.

At Sea - Cruising - Cruising

King's Wharf, Bermuda - King's Wharf has something for everyone. Sample typical island food and stroll through the shops and museums of the Royal Naval Dockyard, an impressive military fortress built in 1815. Sail the clear waters of Hamilton Sound. Find quaint gems at the Bermuda Arts Center and Craft Market. If that's not enough, a snorkel park and watersport facility offer hours of activities to the adventuresome.

Boston, Massachusetts - The cradle of American history, Boston rests on its glorious cultural laurels-Trinity Church, Old Ironsides, the Freedom Trail; yet thrusts into the next millennium as a high-tech hub of the computer industry.

Our staff can assist you with all your travel arrangements.

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.
Please note that our shore excursions are operated separately and
independently of those offered by the cruise line.
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