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Pain Management, Headache, Palliative Care, and Mental Health

10-Night Spain, Italy & Monaco Cruise
Round-trip Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy
June 5 - 15, 2019

14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
14 CE Credits for Psychologists
14 Contact Hours

Course Fees:
$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.

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.
Eric J. Christopher, MD, FAPA
Medical Director, Neurosciences
Pharmacovigilance; PPD. Owner, Med/Psych Solutions, PLLC; Attending, Triad Behavioral Resources
Fellow of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Certifications in General Adult Psychiatry & Psychosomatic Medicine
Diplomate American Board of Addiction Medicine
Diplomate American Board of Internal Medicine (2001-2011)
Medical Director, Adult Inpatient Psychiatry, Rogers Memorial Hospital, Oconomowoc, WI

Eric Christopher is a Medical Monitor for PPD, a contract research organization overseeing Phase I - IV clinical trials with a focus on neuroscience. He works in the Pharmacovigilance division providing protocol development, patient safety oversite, and clinical trial reporting. He provides physician and investigator safety training to Investigators throughout the world. In addition, he liaisons with biostatics, product development, data management and regulatory oversite. In addition to providing medical services to large pharma, he particularly enjoys providing support to biotechnology start ups bringing new, cutting edge therapies from the bench to the bedside.

Prior to joining PPD in 2016, Eric obtained his MD from the Medical College of Wisconsin and completed the combined residency program of internal medicine and psychiatry at Duke University. He joined the faculty after completion and continued his tenure to be the Medical Director for the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Duke University Medical Center. He oversaw the administration and clinical programs for the Department both inpatient and outpatient. He served as a hospitalist on the general inpatient medicine and inpatient psychiatry. In addition, he oversaw the Emergency Psychiatry division. He was the chief of the Medicine and Psychiatry service and grew the University's Med/Psych Program to the largest program in the country. Duke now has the largest faculty and residency education program in the US.

Harold Goforth, MD
Staff Physician
Cleveland Clinic
Center for Neurological Restoration, Cleveland, OH.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Case Western Reserve School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH.

Dr. Harold Goforthis an attending physician at the Cleveland Clinic in the Center for Neurological Restoration. He is board certified in psychiatry, geriatric psychiatry, and palliative medicine by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology .

He is board certified in Pain Medicine by the American Board of Pain Medicine. His practice specializes in chronic pain diagnosis and treatment with emphasis upon Headache Medicine and Facial Pain Management.

Our staff can assist you with all your travel arrangements.

Target Audience
Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners. Attorneys, Psychologists
Program Purpose / Objectives
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.

Approval: Continuing Education, Inc. is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Continuing Education, Inc. maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Designation: As an organization approved by the American Psychological Association, Continuing Education, Inc. is offering this activity for a maximum of 14 hours of continuing education credit. Full attendance is required; no partial credit will be given for partial attendance.

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
Wed Jun 05 Civitavecchia (rome), Italy
- 5:00 pm
Thu Jun 06 Naples, Italy
7:00 am 9:00 pm
Fri Jun 07 At Sea - Cruising
- -
Sat Jun 08 Palma de Mallorca. Spain
8:00 am 6:00 pm
Sun Jun 09 Barcelona, Spain
9:00 am -
Mon Jun 10 Barcelona, Spain
- 8:00 pm
Tue Jun 11 At Sea - Cruising
- -
Wed Jun 12 Monte Carlo, Monaco
7:00 am 8:00 pm
Thu Jun 13 Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
8:00 am 5:00 pm
Fri Jun 14 La Spezia, Italy
7:00 am 7:00 pm
Sat Jun 15 Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy
5:00 am -
Please note that our shore excursions are operated separately and
independently of those offered by the cruise line.
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