Geriatric Pharmacology Update Aruba

Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort Spa and Casino | Aruba September 27-29, 2023

Conference as low as $675
Hotel as low as $349/night

Registration Deadline
Discounted Advanced Registration Expires
December 12, 2022

Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort Spa and Casino

J.E. Irausquin Blvd 85 Noord Aruba

Attend Live or via Zoom for same live credit!

Join us in Aruba  at the luxurious Hyatt Centric Aruba Resort & Spa. This conference, Pharmacology Care Update 2023 is a popular CE/CME program which provides 15 contact hours (1.5 CEU) of live of pharmacy CE  AAFP/ AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™, ACPE  pharmacology CE/ CME credit.

Escape the winter and join us in sunny Aruba to get ahead on your medical CME & pharmacy CE over three days, 5 hours per day. With small class sizes and clinical faculty from medical & pharmacy schools, our live Florida CE/ CME is perfect for physicians, pharmacists, physician assistants, nurses & nurse practitioners.

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

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Conference Registration

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.

Per Person Conference registration Discounted ADVANCED REGISTRATION
UNTIL  MARCH  27, 2023
Regular
registration
3 DAY IN PERSON $675 $699
3 DAY LIVE STREAM   $550

 

PHYSICIANS: The AAFP review 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

University Learning Systems ACPE Pharmacy CE

 

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 0741-0000-23-00x-L01-P,  ACTIVITY: Knowledge

Session 2: 5 Contact Hrs ACPE UAN 0741-0000-23-00x-L01-P,  ACTIVITY: Knowledge

Session 3: 5 Contact HRs ACPE UAN 0741-0000-23-00x-L01-P,  ACTIVITY:  TBD

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.

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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Wed, September 27, 2023:  7:30AM – 8:00AM Check-in & Breakfast, 8:00AM – 1:30PM Educational Program

General Geriatrics and the Diseases of  Aging

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

  1. Describe the prevalence, diagnostic criteria,risk factors and challenges associated with common medical conditions frequently encountered in the aging adult (dyslipidemias, diabetes, urinary Incontinence and BPH).

2. List the medications currently available to treat these conditions..

3 . Evaluate medications that require dose adjustments in patients with renal compromise such as chronic kidney disease (CKD).

4. Analyze the safety concerns for these medications in the aging adult (Beers list).

5. Identify opportunities to improve prescriber and patient education regarding prevention and wellness including preventative immunizations (pneumonia, herpes zoster, etc)

Dr. Tammie Lee Demler | Pharm.D., MBA, BCPP
Dr. Tammie Lee Demler | Pharm.D., MBA, BCPP  Director of Pharmacy Services, Buffalo Psychiatric Center
Residency Program Director and Clinical Assistant Instructor
UB School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

 

 

 

Thursday, September 28, 2023:  7:30AM – 8:00AM Check-in & Breakfast, 8:00AM – 1:30PM Educational Program

Emotions and Well-being in Aging

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

  1. Describe the prevalence, diagnostic criteria, risk factors and challenges associated with common medical and comorbid mental health conditions frequently encountered in the aging adult (depression, anxiety, emotional lability, insomnia, falls/ Immobility, osteoporosis, pain/pain management, substance abuse and medication misuse/abuse).

2. List the medications currently available to treat these conditions.

3. Analyze  the safety concerns for these medications when used in an aging adult.

4. Examine the overlapping challenges of adults with reduced ADLs and those who experience social isolation and loneliness.

5. Identify opportunities to improve prescriber and patient education to improve medication adherence and health outcomes.

Dr. Tammie Lee Demler | Pharm.D., MBA, BCPP
Dr. Tammie Lee Demler | Pharm.D., MBA, BCPP Director of Pharmacy Services, Buffalo Psychiatric Center
Residency Program Director and Clinical Assistant Instructor
UB School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

 

 

Friday, September 27, 2023:  7:30AM – 8:00AM Check-in & Breakfast, 8:00AM – 1:30PM Educational Program

Debilitation and Dementia

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

  1. Describe the prevalence, diagnostic criteria, risk factors and challenges associated with common medical and comorbid mental health conditions encountered in the aging adult (Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease (AD), Dementia, Delirium.)

2. List the medications currently available to treat these conditions.

3. Analyze the safety concerns for these medications when used in an aging adult.

4. Identify opportunities to improve prescriber and patient education to improve medication adherence and health outcomes

Dr. Tammie Lee Demler | Pharm.D., MBA, BCPP
Dr. Tammie Lee Demler | Pharm.D., MBA, BCPP Director of Pharmacy Services, Buffalo Psychiatric Center
Residency Program Director and Clinical Assistant Instructor
UB School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

 

Hotel Details

Room Type Rate
Run of House Room $349.00 double occupancy
  Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort Spa and Casino

J.E. Irausquin Blvd 85, Palm Beach

Hotel Web Page https://www.hyatt.com/en-US/hotel/aruba/hyatt-regency-aruba-resort-spa-and-casino/aruba
Online Reservations See Website
Phone Reservations Aruba+11 297 586 1234
ULS Group Code  TBD
ULS Group Expiration Date August 28, 2023
Hotel Taxes (per room per night) 15% +9.5 +AHATA levy $3.50
Discounted Resort Fee  TBD
 Parking Fee  TBD
ULS Group Rates Hotel Rooms and Rates based on Availability and double occupancy. Rooms may sell out as conference date approaches.
Check In / Check Out 4:00 pm / 11:00 am

 

TRAVEL TIP: Aruba is serviced by most major airlines. Upon departure, you will go through customs in Aruba and you are strongly advised to arrive at the airport 3 hours early.

 

Refund Policy
Advance written notice is required for any refund consideration.

  • Up to the 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 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.

Conference Location

Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort Spa And Casino
J.E. Irausquin Blvd 85, Noord, Aruba
https://www.hyatt.com/en-US/hotel/aruba/hyatt-regency-aruba-resort-spa-and-casino/aruba

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