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Celebrity's Classic Celebrity Constellation
Celebrity Constellation

9-Night Greek Isles Cruise Conference
Round-trip Venice, Italy
July 28 - August 6, 2019

14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
14 Contact Hours
Up to 14 (part II) MOC points in medical knowledge in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program

Course Fees:
$895 for Physicians, Attorneys, Psychologists, Doctors of Pharmacy & Dentists
$695 for Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners
$495 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.
Katherine A. Hochman, MD, FHM
Associate Professor of Medicine
Associate Chair, Quality
Assistant Chief of Service
NYU Langone Medical Center
New York, NY

Katherine A. Hochman is currently the Associate Chair for Quality and the Assistant Chief of Medicine at NYU Langone Medical Center in New York City as well as a practicing hospitalist. She is the founder and former Director of the NYU Hospital Medicine program, which grew from 1 to 35 hospitalists under her leadership.

Katherine serves on national and local committees on quality and patient safety. Her most recent research has focused on maximizing hospital operational efficiency. Katherine's interests include creating a culture of safety, enhancing teamwork and leadership.

Aatif M. Husain, MD
Department of Neurology
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC

I am currently a Professor in the Department of Medicine, Division of Neurology at Duke University Medical Center. After completing medical school, I completed a neurology residency at the Medical College of Pennsylvania and two fellowships at Duke University Medical Center. I have been on faculty at Duke since completing my fellowships in 1997. Currently I am the Program Director of the Clinical Neurophysiology and Sleep Medicine Fellowships at Duke.

Our staff can assist you with all your travel arrangements.

Target Audience
Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners
Program Purpose / Objectives
  1. The neurological examination
    • Be able to understand the most important components of the neurologic exam.
    • Learn how to accurately conduct a brief neurologic exam.
  2. Headache
    • Be able to accurate diagnose various headaches.
    • Be able to identify correct treatment options for various headaches.
  3. Insomnia
    • Understand the pathophysiology of insomnia.
    • Appreciate the various causes of insomnia.
    • Understand the treatment options for insomnia.
  4. Sleep disorders
    • Appreciate the common types of sleep disorders.
    • Understand the various treatment options for various sleep disorders.
  5. Epilepsy
    • Be able to identify features of epileptic seizures versus other types of spells.
    • Understand the best treatment options for seizures and spells.
  6. Entrapment neuropathies
    • Understand how to recognize common entrapment neuropathies.
    • Appreciate the treatment options for common entrapment neuropathies.
  7. Neurologic emergencies
    • Recognize the presentation of the common neurologic emergencies.
    • Understand the urgent supportive treatment needed for these neurologic emergencies.
Additional topics under development
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 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.

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.

MOC ABIM Accreditation
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 14 (part II) MOC points in medical knowledge in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

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
Sun Jul 28 Venice, Italy
- 4:30 pm
Mon Jul 29 Split, Croatia
9:00 am 5:00 pm
Tue Jul 30 At Sea - Cruising
- -
Wed Jul 31 Mykonos, Greece
7:00 am 7:00 pm
Thu Aug 01 Athens (Piraeus), Greece
6:00 am 6:00 pm
Fri Aug 02 Rhodes, Greece
10:00 am 6:00 pm
Sat Aug 03 Santorini, Greece
7:00 am 5:00 pm
Sun Aug 04 Katakolon, Greece
9:00 am 5:00 pm
Mon Aug 05 At Sea - Cruising
- -
Tue Aug 06 Venice, Italy
6:30 am -
Please note that our shore excursions are operated separately and
independently of those offered by the cruise line.
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