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Cruise Conference Planning For Your Association

2022 Update in Critical Care and Pulmonology

3-Night CME Resort Conference
from Duck Key, Florida Keys to January 26 - 29, 2022
<em>Hawks Cay Resort & Marina</em>
Hawks Cay Resort & Marina
12.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
12 ACPE Credits
12.0 ADA CERP Credits
12.0 Contact Hours
Course Fees
$895 for Physicians, Attorneys, Psychologists, Doctors of Pharmacy, & Dentists
$695 for Physician Assistants
$495 for Nurses, Residents, Students & Others

Target Audience
Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, PharmacistsDentists, Dental Staff
Program Purpose / Objectives
Program Purpose: Topics will evaluate recent guidelines and how they should be implemented into the care of patients. Strategies to apply new therapies for critically ill patients with various common ICU diseases such as ARDS, cerebral vascular disease and severe infections will be discussed. A key focus will be on strategies to standardize protocols for staffing, exposure, mitigation and safety during surges in ICU patients. The importance of the contributions of the interprofessional healthcare team during a public health crisis will be addressed.
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.
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.
Faculty

Daniel H. Kett, MD

Daniel H. Kett, MD
ACMO for Critical Care
University of Miami Hospital
Professor of Clinical Medicine
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Miami, FL  Daniel H. Kett, MD, is the Associate Chief Medical Officer for Critical Care at University of Miami Hospital and a Professor of Clinical Medicine at the Miller School of Medicine at the University of Miami in Miami, Florida. He earned his undergraduate degree at the University of Florida and his medical degree at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine.

Dr. Kett completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine followed by a fellowship in Critical Care Medicine at Jackson Memorial Hospital. He is the recipient of the Excellence in Teaching Award by the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine/Jackson Memorial Hospital Internal Medicine Residency Program.

Dr. Kett has strong clinical and research interests in severe ICU related infections, including invasive candidiasis and healthcare associated pneumonia,and infection control practices in the ICU.

Dr. Kett is an investigator for the Mycoses Study Group, a large multidisciplinary group of researchers with a primary focus on studying serious infections, and is active in several projects related to fungal infections in critically ill patients.

Results of his research have been published in the New England Journal of Medicine, JAMA, Annals of Internal Medicine, Lancet Infectious Diseases, Critical Care Medicine, Chest, and the Journal of Intensive Care Medicine. Additionally, Dr. Kett has presented at numerous scientific meetings and has been an invited lecturer at national and international conferences.

Hayley Gershengorn, MD

Hayley Gershengorn, MD
Hayley Beth Gershengorn is an associate professor and interim vice chief of the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. She received her medical degree from Harvard Medical School and completed a residency in internal medicine at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Cornell and a fellowship in pulmonary and critical care medicine at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia. She is an associate editor for critical care of the Annals of the American Thoracic Society, on the program committee for critical care for the American Thoracic Society, and chair-elect for the Internal Medicine Section of the Society of Critical Care Medicine.

Wearing many hats, Gershengorn also serves as the executive director for quality improvement at the University of Miami Hospitals and Clinics, where she is involved in drafting procedures to standardize care delivery, exposure mitigation, and safety. As vice chief of the pulmonary/critical care division, she is working on a staffing strategy to care for expected surges in ICU patients.

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.

Cruise Itinerary

DATE PORT OF CALL ARRIVE DEPART
Wed Jan 26 Duck Key, Florida Keys
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Thu Jan 27
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*Tentative course schedule, actual class times may differ.

Ports of Call

Duck Key, Florida Keys - Hawks Cay Resort is situated at mile marker 61, on tiny Duck Key, about halfway between Key Largo and Key West. Click here to Book Your Hotel

Note: Hawks Cay/Duck Key is 1 hour, 20 minutes from Key West and 2 hours from Miami.
You can fly into Miami and drive to Hawk's Cay Resort.

- Hawks Cay Resort is situated at mile marker 61, on tiny Duck Key, about halfway between Key Largo and Key West. Click here to Book Your Hotel

Note: Hawks Cay/Duck Key is 1 hour, 20 minutes from Key West and 2 hours from Miami.
You can fly into Miami and drive to Hawk's Cay Resort.

Centrally located between Miami and Key West yet tucked away on the secluded island of Duck Key, Hawks Cay Resort offers the perfect union of solitude and convenience. For guests that live in the United States, there's no need for a passport.

With easy access by car, boat or plane, you can enjoy the best qualities of the Caribbean-clear turquoise waters, endless sunshine, excellent fishing and diving opportunities, fresh seafood and a relaxing tropical atmosphere.

Explore the only island resort you can drive to, featuring a full-service marina, saltwater lagoon, multiple restaurants and more.

Hotel Information

Enjoy breakfast in the company of bottlenose dolphins, partake in poolside team-building experiences, and spend free time diving and fishing. This will be a unique Florida Keys meeting experience that will be exciting to attend and that will leave you feeling rejuvenated.

Hawks Cay Resort

Amenities

  • Internet Access
  • Local and Toll Free Phone Calls
  • Self Parking
  • Tram Transportation throughout the Resort
  • Complementary access to Hawks Cay Health Club and Coral Cay
  • Unlimited use of Putting Course, Sports Field, Hard and Clay Court Tennis Facilities
  • Unlimited use of Kayaks and Paddleboards in the Hawks Cay Saltwater Lagoon
  • Tennis Facility
  • Bike Rentals
  • 5 Resort Pools & Lagoon

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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