Live Florida CME May 1-3, 2019

Hyatt Centric Key West Resort & Spa

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Conference as low as $599

Hotel as low as $299

Registration Deadline

Discounted Advanced Registration Expires March 29, 2019.

Hyatt Centric Key West Resort & Spa
601 Front Street
Key West, FL 33040

Live Florida CME - Join us for 15 Contact Hours in May 2019

Join us for live Florida CME in Key West, hosted at the contemporary Hyatt Centric Key West Resort & Spa, May 1-3, 2019. This conference, Therapeutic Update 2019 is a popular CE/CME program, which includes the latest new drug information and 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.

May is the perfect time to escape to historical Key West and get ahead on your CME & pharmacy CE needs - with small class sizes and clinical faculty from medical & pharmacy schools, our live Florida CME is perfect for physicians, pharmacists, physician assistants, nurses & nurse practitioners.

This live CE / CME experience is accredited for MDs, PAs, Pharms, Pharm Techs, NPs and Nurses!

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Hotel Details

Hotel Name: Hyatt Centric Key West Resort & Spa
601 Front Street
Key West, FL 33040
Hotel Reservations: 800-233-1234
Online Reservations
Group Code: G-UNLE or University Learning Systems
Group Rate Expires: March 29, 2019

Group Rates:  A block of rooms have been reserved for April 30 – May 3, 2019.  Room may be sold out as the conference date approaches.

  • King/Queen Room – $299/night

Check In Time: 4:00 PM
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM
Resort Fee: $15.00
Parking Fee: Self Parking – $20.00/day, Valet Parking – $25.00/day

The above guest room rates do not include state and local taxes, currently at 12.5%, and are subject to change. Any room cancellations or modifications must be made up to 7 days prior to the arrival date. Any cancellation within 7 days of arrival will forfeit the deposit.

 

Hotel Amenities & Local Attractions

 

  • 120 Guestrooms, each with a private balcony.
  • Outdoor swimming pool, whirlpool and sundeck
  • 24 hour fitness center
  • Award winning Jala Spa, .
  • Embrace the historical Key West atmosphere.
  • Explore water adventures including kayaking, sailing and more.

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Conference Registration

Discounted Advanced Registration – $599*
*Expires March 29, 2019

Regular Registration – $650

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. These programs are  accredited for pharmacists  and pharmacist technicians.

  • Session 1: 5 Contact Hours ACPE UAN 0741-0000-19-010-L01-P,  0741-0000-19-010-L01-T, Activity: Knowledge
  • Session 2: 5 Contact Hours ACPE UAN 0741-0000-19-011-L01-P, 0741-0000-19-011-L01- T, Activity: Knowledge
  • Session 3: 3 Contact Hours ACPE UAN 0741-0000-19-012-L01-P,  0741-0000-19-012-L01-T, Activity: Application

Physicians:

This Live activity, Therapeutic Update 2019, from 05/01/2019 – 06/14/2019, 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. 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).

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New Drug Update, Part 1

Date: Wednesday, 05/01/2019
Check-in: 7:30AM-8:00AM
Educational Session: 8:00AM – 1:30PM

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

  • Identify recent FDA drug communications, including but not limited to, labeling changes, warnings, new indications, new dosage forms and MedWatch alerts.
  • Discuss the new drugs with respect to their pharmacology, pharmacokinetics, approved and unapproved indications.
  • Describe their adverse effects and drug interaction that may affect patient compliance.
  • Compare efficacy, dosage and cost to existing agents.
  • Discuss the patient oriented outcomes or evidence that may or may not exist for each of the new medications and when they may or may not be appropriate to recommend for selected patients.
  • Compare pharmacotherapy outcomes vs cost/benefit between newly approved agents and existing or lower cost agents.

Pharmacy Technicians:

  • Identify recent FDA drug communications, including but not limited to, labeling changes, warnings, new indications, new dosage forms and MedWatch alerts.
  • List the new drugs with respect to their, approved indications.
  • Compare cost to existing agents.

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Expert Speaker:

C. Wayne Weart, Pharm.D., BCPS, FASHP

Professor Emeritus of Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Professor Emeritus of Clinical Pharmacy & Outcome Sciences, South Carolina College of Pharmacy, MUSC Campus, Charleston, SC

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

New Drug Update, Part 2

Date: Thursday, 05/02/2019
Check-in: 7:30AM-8:00AM
Educational Session: 8:00AM – 1:30PM

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

  • Discuss the new drugs with respect to their pharmacology, pharmacokinetics, approved and unapproved indications.
  • Describe their adverse effects and drug interaction that may affect patient compliance.
  • Compare efficacy, dosage and cost to existing agents.
  • Discuss the patient oriented outcomes or evidence that may or may not exist for each of the new medications and when they may or may not be appropriate to recommend for selected patients.
  • Compare pharmacotherapy outcomes vs cost/benefit between newly approved agents and existing or lower cost agents.

Pharmacy Technicians:

  • List the new drugs with respect to their approved indications.
  • Compare cost to existing agents.

 

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Expert Speaker:

C. Wayne Weart, Pharm.D., BCPS, FASHP

Professor Emeritus of Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Professor Emeritus of Clinical Pharmacy & Outcome Sciences, South Carolina College of Pharmacy, MUSC Campus, Charleston, SC

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

Evidence-based Medication Therapy Management to Optimize Patient Outcomes

Date: Friday, 05/03/2019
Check-in: 7:30AM-8:00AM
Educational Session: 8:00AM – 1:30PM

This case-based seminar will focus on the safe, effective and affordable use of evidence-based pharmacotherapy comparing new agents against existing agents and the high-level knowledge required to help patients and providers optimize therapeutic outcomes for individual patients. Participants will be given a set of typical patients from a primary care practice setting.

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

  • Evaluate multiple primary care patient cases exhibiting commonly seen medical problems.
  • Demonstrate motivational interviewing techniques for a diverse range of patients.
  • Interpret patient-specific case data, issues, and medication therapies to identify medication-related problems.
  • Suggest goals of therapy for each medical condition and medication-related problem identified.
  • Formulate plans to resolve medication-related problems.
  • Analyze pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic changes when reviewing an elderly person’s medication regimen.
  • Recommend appropriate, evidence-based, cost effective therapies to replace inappropriate therapies to improve patient outcomes.
  • Effectively communicate recommendations to other health care providers.

Pharmacy Technicians: 

  • Review multiple primary care patient cases exhibiting commonly seen medical problems.
  • Demonstrate motivational interviewing techniques for a diverse range of patients.
  • Review patient-specific case data, issues, and medication therapies and identify medication-related problems.
  • Describe appropriate, evidence-based, cost effective therapies to replace inappropriate therapies to improve patient outcomes.
  • Effectively communicate recommendations to pharmacists or health care providers.

 

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Expert Speaker:

C. Wayne Weart, Pharm.D., BCPS, FASHP

Professor Emeritus of Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Professor Emeritus of Clinical Pharmacy & Outcome Sciences, South Carolina College of Pharmacy, MUSC Campus, Charleston, SC

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

Conference Location

Hyatt Centric Key West Resort And Spa

601 Front Street

Key West, FL 33040

Tel:  305-809-1234

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Reservations: Email [email protected] with your desired reservations dates and mention our group code, University Learning Systems..

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About Key West

Exploring the Florida coastline is effortless from Hyatt Centric Key West Resort & Spa, located steps from Duval Street and Mallory Square. Enjoy this hotel location in Old Town, Key West infused with historical architecture and a quaint charm, or choose adventures on the water, including sailing, kayaking, and more. If you’re in town for meetings, you’ve picked an idyllic location.

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