Live Western Caribbean Cruise CME | March 17-24, 2018

7 Night Western Caribbean Cruise aboard Harmony of the Seas

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Conference as low as $650

Cruise as low as $874

Registration Deadline
Discounted Advanced Registration expires December 14, 2017

Destinations
Ft. Lauderdale, Labadee, Haiti, Falmouth, Jamaica and Cozumel, Mexico.

Topic to be Determined - Western Caribbean Cruise 2018 | March 17-24, 2018 | Harmony of the Seas

Join University Learning Systems aboard the state-of-the-art Harmony of the Seas, March 17-24, 2018 for live CE, CME, CNE. 

Pharmacists, Family Medicine Physicians, Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants will find this annual update invaluable to their daily practice. 

This Western Caribbean cruise departs from Port Everglades/Ft. Lauderdale, FL and includes stops in Labadee, Haiti at the RCCL private island resort, Falmouth, Jamaica and Cozumel, Mexico. This program in its entirety provides 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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Itinerary

DayDatePortArriveDepart
117 March 2018Ft. Lauderdale04:00 PM
218 March 2018Cruising
319 March 2018Labadee, Haiti800 AM5:00 PM
420 March 2018Falmouth, Jamaica10:30 AM07:00 PM
521 March 2018Cruising
622 March 2018Cozumel, Mexico08:00 AM07:00 PM
723 March 2018Cruising
824 March 2018Ft. Lauderdale07:00 AM

Harmony of the Seas Featured Videos

Cruise Fees

All rates are per person based on double occupancy.

  • Interior Stateroom  (M) $874
  • Interior Stateroom (L) $894
  • Ocean View Stateroom  (F)  $1094
  • Balcony Stateroom, Central Park View (CV)   $1094
  • Balcony Stateroom, Central Park View (C2)   $1124
  • Balcony Stateroom, Boardwalk View (B2) $1124
  • Balcony Stateroom, Ocean View (D8) $1274
  • Other categories subject to availability.
  • Port charges, taxes, fees $334.23

Refundable Deposit: $250 per person

Cancellation Policy: Cancellation policies vary by cruise line, itinerary and length of cruise. When reserving your stateroom, please review the policy applicable to this cruise with University at Sea staff.

How to Book Your Cruise

Cruise Reservations Contact:
University at Sea: 1-800-926-3775 or click here.

Final payment due by December 14, 2017

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 click here to reserve online. This ensures our company can provide conference services and complimentary social amenities to all meeting participants and their guests. Conference attendees who book outside of this group will be charged a $300/cabin surcharge at time of registration.

Quick Facts

  • Cruise departs and returns to Seattle, WA.
  • Passport required.
  • Refundable deposit of 20% cruise fare per person is due at time of booking.
  • Rates listed below do not include port charges, government fees and taxes of $470.00
  • Travel insurance available for purchase; contact University at Sea. ULS recommends trip cancellation insurance.
  • Round-trip transfers are additional.
  • Other cabin categories are subject to availability.
  • Prices are subject to change without notice.
  • Attendees who book outside of group will be charged $300/cabin surcharge at point of registration.

Conference Registration

Physicians, Dentists
*Discounted Advanced Registration – $795
Regular Registration – $845

Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacists, Nurses
*Discounted Advanced Registration – $650
Regular Fee – $695

*Discounted Advanced Registration Deadline: December 14, 2017

Registration Details

Conference registration includes workshop attendance, handouts and 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 conference fees are available for non-professional accompanying persons who wish to attend one or more session (no special receipt, certification or credit issued).

Expert Speaker:

Benefits Include:

  • A live CME cruise that provides three information-packed days with pharmacology content taught by an experienced clinician. In its entirety, this CME cruise provides 15 contact hours (1.5 CEU), of live CME, CNE, CPE pharmacology credit.
  • Earn credits to meet your CME requirements and update your knowledge – all in a relaxing and luxurious setting.

Expert Speaker

Kelly Jones, Pharm.D., BCPS

Owner, THE Pharmacy,   Florence SC, Associate Professor of Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, McLeod Regional Medical Center, Florence, South Carolina. Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Community Pharmacy Practice and Administration, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina. Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor, College of Pharmacy, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina.

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

 

 

 

Session One

Topic to be determined  (5 hrs)

Date: Sunday, 3/18/2018
Breakfast on your own
Check-in: 7:45 AM
Educational Session: 8:00 AM – 1:30 PM

Objectives to be determined

Session Two

Topic to be determined  (5 hrs)

Date: Wednesday, 3/21/2018
Check-in: 7:45 AM
Educational Session: 8:00 AM – 1:30 PM

Objectives to be determined

Session Three

Topic to be determined  (5 hrs)

Date: Friday, 3/23/2018
Check-in: 7:45 AM
Educational Session: 8:00 AM – 1:30 PM

Objectives to be determined

Conference Policies

Conference registration includes workshop attendance, handouts and refreshments during the meetings and documentation of continuing education credit*. All persons attending the conference must register. Spouses, family and friends are welcome and do not need to register unless they attend the educational sessions. Special conference fees are available for non-professional accompanying persons who wish to attend one or more sessions (no special receipt, documentation or credit is issued). Children are not allowed in the meeting room.

  • Conference Refund Policy: Advance written notice is required for any refund consideration.
  • Up to the Discounted Advanced Registration Deadline: Cancellations are subject to a $50 processing fee per person or you may apply your full registration one time to another program attended within 12 months.
  • After Discounted Advanced Registration Deadline: No refunds, although conference registration less $50 processing fee may be applied one time to another program attended within 12 months.
  • Two weeks before the start of the conference: No refunds or application of registration to another program for cancellation, nonappearance or partial attendance. No refunds due to airline delays or cancellation of flights. With the exception of Canada, we offer no international refunds. Refunds processed by original form of payment or by check only. Refunds may take 2-4 weeks to process after notification of cancellation.

Physically Impaired? If you have impairments that require assistance in order to participate in this conference, please contact us so that we may make arrangements to assist you.

*Pharmacists/Pharmacy Technicians: Please ensure that we have your NABP e- profile ID and date of birth on file. University Learning Systems reports credit directly to CPE Monitor. You may download your statement of credit directly from CPE Monitor.

Accreditations / Target Audiences

CE Broker Tracking #: 50-11357: Approved by Florida Board of Medicine, Florida Board of Pharmacy, Florida Physician Assistants, Florida Board of Nursing, Georgia Board of Nursing.

Physicians: American Academy Of Family Physicians (AAFP):  Application for CME Credit will be filed with American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AMA/AAFP Equivalency: 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.

American Osteopathic Association (AOA): CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit.

Canadian Physicians: Members of the College of Family Physicians of Canada CFPC are eligible to receive 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 AAFP Prescribed credit for AAPA Category 1 CME credit.

Nurse Practitioners: American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC): Continuing education hours approved by AAFP and by ACPE meet the ANCC-accredited CNE criteria. This course provides 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.

National Certification Corporation (NCC): Recognizes any Nursing, Medical, Health Care or Other For Profit or Not for Profit Education Provider. Please contact NCC regarding approval.

Nurses: University Learning Systems is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11409.

Pharmacists: University Learning Systems (ULS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a Provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Session 1: 5 Contact Hours ACPE UAN 0741-0000-18-0xx-L01-P, Activity: Knowledge

Session 2: 5 Contact Hours ACPE UAN 0741-0000-18-0xx-L01-P, Activity: Knowledge

Session 3: 5 Contact Hours ACPE UAN 0741-0000-18-0xx-L01-P, Activity: Knowledge

Canadian Pharmacists: Canadian Council on Continuing Education in Pharmacy (CCCEP) accepts courses accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE).

Technicians: This program is not accredited for technician CE.

Other Health Professionals: Contact your respective board regarding approval. Contact University Learning Systems if you need help or documentation.

Continuing Education Credit

Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurses, and Nurse Practitioners:  Paper certificates are provided daily at the end of each educational session.

*Pharmacists/Pharmacy Technicians: Please ensure that we have your NABP e- profile ID and date of birth on file. University Learning Systems reports credit directly to CPE Monitor. You may download your statement of credit directly from CPE Monitor.

Please inform University Learning Systems if you require that credit be reported to CE Broker (University Learning Systems CE Broker Provider # 50-11357)  or other organizations. Please provide all necessary reporting information when you register for the conference.

Requirements for Credit: Credit is dependent on verification of conference attendance by on-time check-in at each session and University Learning Systems 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.)

All Professions: Please inform University Learning Systems if you require that credit be reported to CE Broker (University Learning Systems CE Broker Provider # 50-11357) or other organizations. Please provide all necessary reporting information when you register for the conference.