Integrative Medicine and Functional Nutrition

October 11-13, 2022 41 Lakefront Hotel, Geneva NY

Conference as low as $650
Hotel as low as $129

Registration Deadline
Discounted Advanced Registration expires September 20, 2022

41 Lakefront Hotel
41 Lakefront Drive
Geneva, New York 14456

Join Us Live in Geneva NY or via Live Stream Webcast!

Our Integrative Medicine and Functional Nutrition CE/CME is perfect for health professionals seeking to learn the impact of nutrition on health.  Join Nurse Practitioners, Family Physicians and Pharmacists who have been benefiting from our exceptional pharmacology CME for over 30 years. Our courses feature academic experts with proven clinical skills.

This conference provides 15 contact hours of pharmacy CE and  (1.5 CEU) of live AAFP/ AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™, ACPE and pharmacology CE/ CME credit over three days. With small class sizes and clinical faculty from medical & pharmacy schools, our live Geneva, NY CME is perfect for physicians, pharmacists, physician assistants, nurses & nurse practitioners.

Prefer not to travel or sit in the meeting space? Join us via live stream webcast & earn live CE/CME!

 

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Per Person
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Discounted ADVANCED REGISTRATION
UNTIL  Sept 10, 2022
Regular

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3 DAY IN PERSON $650 $675
3 DAY LIVE STREAM   $550

IN PERSON CONFERENCE registration: Includes workshop attendance, handouts, breakfast or refreshments during the meetings and documentation of continuing education credit*.

LIVE STREAM WEBCAST REGISTRATION: Includes live conference streaming, access to online course materials and documentation of continuing education credit*.

*Pharmacists: Please ensure that we have your NABP# and date of birth on file. ACPE does not allow us to provide you with paper Statements of Credit. Should you need a paper statement of credit, you can access that information via CPE Monitor. All other professionals: An applicable paper Statement of Credit will be issued upon receipt of your post-conference paperwork.

Requirements For Credit: Credit is dependent on verification of conference attendance by on-time check-in at each session and ULS receipt of completed evaluations. Credit is determined based on actual attendance on a per session basis, no partial credit is awarded. Note: Approximately one 15 minute break per 2.5 hours. Credited hours do not include breaks.

 

Target Audience/ Accreditation

PHYSICIANS: AAFP application is planned. AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™ toward the AMA Physician’s Recognition Award. When applying for the AMA PRA, Prescribed credit earned must be reported as Prescribed, not as Category 1. CME programs approved by the AAFP are eligible for Category 2 credit  (or Category 1-A  under special circumstances) through the American Osteopathic Association (AOA).  For all AAFP credit equivalencies and recognition, please see the AAFP Credit System website

CANADIAN PHYSICIANS: Members of the College of Family Physicians of Canada are eligible to receive up to 15 MAINPRO-M1 credits for participation in this activity due to reciprocal agreement with the American Academy of Family Physicians.

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS: American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for Prescribed credit from AAFP. Physician assistants may report the number of hours stated above of Category I credit for completing this program.

 

 

Target Audience/ Accreditation

PHYSICIANS: Application for CME credit with AAFP has been made. A determination of credit is pending.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ toward the AMA Physician’s Recognition Award.  When applying for the AMA PRA, Prescribed credit earned must be reported as Prescribed, not as Category 1.  CME programs approved by the AAFP are eligible for Category 2 credit  (or Category 1-A  under special circumstances) through the American Osteopathic Association (AOA). 

 

PHARMACISTS/PHARMACIST TECHNICIANS: University Learning Systems is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)  as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. 

Session 1: 5 Contact Hrs ACPE UAN 0741-0000-22-016-L01-P,  ACTIVITY: Knowledge

Session 2: 5 Contact Hrs ACPE UAN 0741-0000-22-017-L01-P,  ACTIVITY: Knowledge

Session 3: 5 Contact HRs ACPE UAN 0741-0000-22-018-L01-P,  ACTIVITY:  Application

Consultant Pharmacists: Some consultant pharmacist boards accept University Learning Systems courses for recertification either as is or with board approval. Please contact your board regarding course approval and ULS with any questions.

CANADIAN PHARMACISTS: Canadian Council on Continuing Education in Pharmacy (CCCEP) accepts courses accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE).  This credit is applicable to health professionals who may require pharmacology credit.

Chiropractors:TBD

Diplomate of Nutrition: 15 hours

Nurse Practitioners/ Nurses: This course provides 15 contact hours (1.5 CEU) over three days, 5 hours per day, to fulfill the pharmacotherapeutics/ pharmacology requirements for American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Category 1 Continuing Education Hours  for certification renewal. The same hours submitted to renew certification may be submitted to a State Board of Nursing for re-licensure. American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) accepts formally approved continuing education sponsored by organizations accredited or approved by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE). .

Other Health Professionals: Contact your respective board regarding approval.

CE Broker Tracking:#: 50-11357

 

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Tuesday,  October 11, 2022:  7:30 AM – 8:00 AM Registration & Breakfast,  8:00 AM – 1:30PM  Educational Program

Integrative Medicine, Functional Nutrition and Detoxification
At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

TOPIC 1: What is Integrative Medicine and Interventions: (2 hours)

1. Discuss the components and principles of integrative medicine.

2. Describe manipulative medicine.

3. List the various components of precision medicine.

4. Review how to implement lifestyle changes for your patients.

Topic 2: Functional nutrition and Herbal Therapy (2 hours)

1. Describe clinical nutrition.

2. Review biochemical pathways in fatty acids and neurotransmitters.

3. Review Herbal medicine components.

4. List components of food and their healing components.

5. List what to take out of the diet that leads to disease. 6. Describe the important components of the GI tract.

Topic 3: Detoxification (1 hour)
  1. Describe phase 1,2, and 3 detoxification.
  2. Review the importance of gallbladder and liver.
  3.  Describe herbal remedies that detoxify the liver, gallbladder and GI tract.

 

Dr. Lynn Lafferty | Pharm.D., ND
Dr. Lynn Lafferty | Pharm.D., ND Endowed Assistant Professor of Integrative Medicine , Nova Southeastern University (NSU), Ft. Lauderdale, FL Dr. Lafferty has NO financial arrangements with any corporate organization that might have an interest in the subject being presented.

Wednesday ,  October 12, 2022:  7:30 AM – 8:00 AM Registration & Breakfast,  8:00 AM – 1:30PM  Educational Program

Immune and oxidative stress, Integrative Lab Analysis, Therapies for Mental Health and Sleep Management
At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

Topic 4: Immune and oxidative stress (2 hrs)
  1. Review methylation, folate, B12 and homocysteine.
  2.  Recognize the destructive role of lipid peroxidation.
  3.  Describe supplements and foods that ameliorate reactive oxidative species.
  4.  Identify the role of the endocrine-nervous and immune system axis.
  5. List immune builders, natural antibiotics, antioxidants and lifestyle changes.
Topic 5: Integrative Lab (2 hrs.)
  1. Review labs analysis.
  2. Discuss why labs are ordered.
  3. Implement supplements and lifestyle changes that will help change laboratory values and symptoms.
Topic 6: Integrative Therapies for mental health and sleep management (1.5hrs)
  1. Describe the role of life style in sleep, anxiety and depression.
  2.  Review Gut-brain axis.
  3.  Describe sleep hygiene.
  4.  List biochemical components of sleep.
  5. Identify natural sleep and brain health aids.
  6. John DeLuca, MD, DC, MS Medical Director, Palm Beach Integrative Medicine/Health and Rehab Center of the Palm Beaches and Medical Director, International Institute for Brain Enhancement/Hyperbaric Services of the Palm Beaches
    John DeLuca, MD, DC, MS Medical Director, Palm Beach Integrative Medicine/Health and Rehab Center of the Palm Beaches and Medical Director, International Institute for Brain Enhancement/Hyperbaric Services of the Palm Beaches

 

Thursday October 13, 2022:  7:30AM – 8:00 AM Registration & Breakfast,  8:00 AM – 1:30PM  Educational Program

Systemic Thinking: Case Based Approach to Treating Difficult Conditions
At the conclusion of this program, the participant will be able to:

Topic 7: Systems thinking: Treating difficult conditions; Long-COVID, resistant hypertension, diabetes and genetic cases (1.5)
  1. Describe systems thinking in difficult case management.
  2. Review long-COVID, resistant hypertension and diabetes components.
  3.  Describe systems thinking with genetic case management.
  4.  Review library resources in case management.
Topic 8.: Bringing it all together: Case Studies 3.5 hours
  1. List how to incorporate integrative medicine strategies into your practice.
  2. Identify the systems approach to cases.
  3. Interpret laboratory results for patient cases.
  4.  Design plans in teams for given cases and present to class.
John DeLuca, MD, DC, MS Medical Director, Palm Beach Integrative Medicine/Health and Rehab Center of the Palm Beaches and Medical Director, International Institute for Brain Enhancement/Hyperbaric Services of the Palm Beaches
John DeLuca, MD, DC, MS Medical Director, Palm Beach Integrative Medicine/Health and Rehab Center of the Palm Beaches and Medical Director, International Institute for Brain Enhancement/Hyperbaric Services of the Palm Beaches

Hotel Information

Room Type Rate
Run of House Room $129/night
Mon 10/10-Wed 10/12, 2022
Hotel Web Page Www.41lakefront.com
Online Booking Code 101022UNI_001
Phone Reservations 315-789-0400
ULS Group Name University Learning Systems
ULS Group Expiration Date September 10, 2022
Hotel Taxes 12.5%
*Seminar Surcharge if not staying at hotel. *Waived for local commuting students. $50
 Parking Fee Free
ULS Group Rates Hotel Rooms and Rates based on Availability and double occupancy.  Cancellation fee assessed if less than 24 hours notice.
Check In / Check Out 4:00 pm / 11:00 am

Conference Location

Whether traveling for business or leisure, our location is ideal for your needs here in Geneva. We are a short drive to the Finger Lake Wine Trails and local business with sightseeing and shopping within walking distance.

41 Lakefront Hotel, Trademark Collection By Wyndham
41 Lakefront Hotel, Trademark Collection By Wyndham

Seneca Lake is the largest Finger Lake by volume and is the second longest by length, just shorter than Cayuga Lake. Seneca Lake is very deep, reaching depths exceeding 600 feet. This creates the perfect environment for grape growing and is at the foundation of the wine industry in the Finger Lakes.

Seneca Lake Quick Facts

  • Area – 43,343 acres
  • Length – 38 miles
  • Shoreline – 75.4 miles
  • Max. Depth – 618 feet
  • Max. Width – 3 miles
  • Elevation – 445 feet
  • Cities – North End: Geneva, South End: Watkins Glen