Live Hawaii CME | October 4-6, 2017

Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort and Spa | 15 Contact Hours

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Conference as low as $575

Hotel as low as $249

Registration Deadline
Discounted Advanced Registration expired August 20, 2017

Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort and Spa
1571 Poipu Road
Koloa, Kauai, HI 96756

Kauai, Hawaii + 15 Contact Hours of CE/CME

Join University Learning Systems on the garden isle of Kauai for Cardiovascular, Pulmonary  and Antimicrobial Primary Care Update at Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort and Spa. Balanced between lush mountains and the beautiful sea, this stunning resort is our location for 15 contact hours (1.5 CEU) over three days, 5 hours per day, of live AAFP/ AMA PRA Category 1™, ACPE and pharmacology CE/ CME credit.

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Hotel Information

Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort and Spa
1571 Poipu Road
Koloa, Hawaii 96756

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There is still space in the conference, to book your rooms contact the Grand Hyatt. Certain room types may be sold out as the conference date approaches.

Hotel ReservationsClick here to reserve your room online or call 1-888-421-1442 and mention our group Code, UNLS.

Check In Time: 4:00 PM

Check Out Time: 11:00 AM

Cancellation Policy: Please refer to the hotel’s website for cancellation information.

Hotel Amenities

 

  • Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa, set along the soothing white sands of Poipu, on Kauai’s sunny south shore.
  • 50 oceanfront acres of classic Hawaiian architecture, open courtyards, lush gardens and pristine pools to relax and enjoy the sun.
  • Classic Hawaiian guestrooms with private lanai.
  • Spend the day zip lining, surfing, kayaking or scuba diving among rare sea turtles and luminous fish.
  • Play 18 holes on our championship Robert Trent Jones Jr. golf course, adjacent to the hotel.
  • Relax at the 45,000 sq. ft. Anara Spa, the largest on Kauai, with treatments rooted in ancient Hawaiian healing.
  • Take in a traditional Hawaiian Luau with modern Hawaiian fare.

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Conference Registration

Discounted Advanced Registration*- $575 (expired)

Regular Fee – $625

*Advanced registration fee expired August 20, 2017

Registration Details

Conference registration includes workshop attendance, handouts, breakfast or refreshments during the meetings and documentation of continuing education credit*.

Spouses, family and friends are welcome and do not need to register unless they attend the educational sessions. Special seminar fees are available for non-professional accompanying persons who wish to attend one or more session (no special receipt, certification or credit issued).

 

Conference Credit

University Learning Systems ACPE Pharmacy CE

University Learning Systems is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. All programs are accredited for pharmacists and selected programs are accredited for technicians.

  • Session 1: 5 Contact Hours ACPE UAN 0741-0000-17-028-L01-P, Activity: Knowledge
  • Session 2: 5 Contact Hours ACPE UAN 0741-0000-17-029-L01-P, Activity: Knowledge
  • Session 3: 5 Contact Hours ACPE UAN 0741-0000-17-030-L01-P, Activity: Knowledge

Physicians: This Live activity, Cardiovascular, Pulmonary and Antimicrobial Primary Care Update, with a beginning date of 10/04/2017, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 15.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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Conference Policies

 

Antimicrobial Agents for Use in Primary Care, Clinically Relevant Drug Interactions Encountered in Primary Care, Avoiding Polypharmacy in the Elderly

5 hours | Date: Wednesday, 10/4/2017
Check-in and breakfast: 7:00AM – 7:30AM
Educational Session: 7:30AM – 1:00PM

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Describe available antimicrobial drugs used to manage commonly encountered infections
  • Discuss advantages and disadvantages of antimicrobial agents used in the primary care setting
  • Describe the metabolic pathways utilized in the elimination of medications
  • Describe medication classes or individual medicines commonly responsible for drug-drug interactions
  • Outlines strategies to minimize the effect of drug interactions
  • Discuss the basic principles of pharmacology in the aging process
  • Discuss strategies to optimize adherence and minimize drug administration errors
  • Apply learned information to patient based case scenarios.

Monty-Yoder-PharmD-BCPS

Expert Speaker
Monty Yoder | Pharm.D., BCPS

Clinical Specialist-Cardiology, Department of Pharmacy, Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Cardiology, Wake Forest Baptist Health, Winston Salem, NC.

Disclosure: Dr. Yoder has NO financial arrangements with any corporate organization that might have an interest in the subject being presented.

Pharmacotherapeutic Options for Managing Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

5 hours | Date: Thursday, 10/5/2017
Check-in and breakfast: 7:00AM – 7:30AM
Educational Session: 7:30AM – 1:00PM

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Describe the pathophysiology, clinical presentation, and the role environmental factors play in acute and chronic asthma, and COPD.
  • Discuss the risks and benefits of available therapeutic agents used in the management of asthma and COPD.
  • Apply learned information to patient based case scenarios.

Monty-Yoder-PharmD-BCPS

Expert Speaker
Monty Yoder | Pharm.D., BCPS

Clinical Specialist-Cardiology, Department of Pharmacy, Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Cardiology, Wake Forest Baptist Health, Winston Salem, NC.

Disclosure: Dr. Yoder has NO financial arrangements with any corporate organization that might have an interest in the subject being presented.

Managing Case Based Application of New Guidelines for Hypertension and 
Heart Failure

5 Hours | Date: Friday, 10/6/2017
Check-in and breakfast: 7:00AM – 7:30AM
Educational Session: 7:30AM – 1:00PM

At the conclusion of this Hypertension session, the participant will be able to:

  • Discuss the pathophysiology of hypertension.
  • Discuss the role of preventative measures, including diet and exercise.
  • Discuss the role of medical therapy as outlined in current guidelines.
  • Apply learned information to patient based case scenarios.

At the conclusion of the Heart Failure session, the participant will be able to:

  • Discuss the pathophysiology of heart failure.
  • Discuss the role of preventative measures, including diet and exercise.
  • Discuss the role of medical therapy as outlined in current guidelines.
  • Apply learned information to patient based case scenarios.

Monty-Yoder-PharmD-BCPS

Expert Speaker
Monty Yoder | Pharm.D., BCPS

Clinical Specialist-Cardiology, Department of Pharmacy, Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Cardiology, Wake Forest Baptist Health, Winston Salem, NC.

Disclosure: Dr. Yoder has NO financial arrangements with any corporate organization that might have an interest in the subject being presented.

Conference Information

Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort and Spa

1571 Poipu Road

Koloa, Hawaii 96756

Tel:  808-742-1234

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Group Reservations

Local Transportation

  • Lihue Airport (LIH) – located 15 miles from the Grand Hyatt Kauai. Many airlines offer service directly to Lihue, or you may choose to fly into Honolulu (HNL) and take a 25 min. flight to LIH.
  • Hawaiian Airlines
  • Taxis: Available curbside at the airport, approximate cost to travel to Poipu region is $50.00.
  • Shuttle Service: Roberts of Hawaii provides shuttle service from LIH to Grand Hyatt Kauai.
  • Rental Cars: Various rental car agencies available at LIH, use this link for reference.
  • Grand Hyatt Kauai parking information can be found here.

About Kauai

Lush green valleys and exotic tropical rain forests show us why Kauai is known as “The Garden Isle”. Known for its laid-back atmosphere and rich culture, Kauai boasts dramatic beauty and endless outdoor activity possibilities.

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