Primary Care Update 2022 Maui

Maui November 8-10, 2022 Hyatt Regency Maui Resort And Spa

Hyatt Regency Maui

In Person Conference as low as $675
Live Stream Webcast $550
Hotel as low as $369

Registration Deadline
Discounted Advanced Registration expires September 20, 2022

Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa
200 Nohea Kai Drive, Lahaina, Hawaii,
United States, 96761-1985

Live Pharmacology CME in Maui | November 8-10, 2022

Attend in person or via live stream webcast!

Maui is an island in the Central Pacific, part of the Hawaiian archipelago. Sprawling Haleakala National Park encompasses the island’s highest peak, volcanic Haleakala, as well as the pools and waterfalls of Ohe’o Gulch, accessed via scenic, winding Hana Highway. The island's 30 miles of beaches include golden-crescent Kapalua, sheltered from strong currents by lava-rock promontories

Held at the  Hyatt Regency Maui Resort And Spa and located along the white sand beaches, this spectacular location is where you will earn 15 contact hours of pharmacy CE  (1.5 CEU) over three days, 5 hours per day, of live AAFP/ AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™, ACPE and pharmacology CE/ CME credit. Prefer not to travel or sit in the meeting space? Join us via live stream webcast & earn live CE/CME!

Please Read the Update on Travel to Hawaii! 

  • Take a pre-travel test from one of the State of Hawai‘i’s Trusted Testing and Travel Partners within 72 hours of departing to Maui: See acceptable list here (NOTE: Tests taken from any other lab will not be accepted)
  • Create a Safe Travels account and complete the mandatory State of Hawai‘i Travel and Health Form: Click here to create account.
  • Upload negative test results to your Safe Travels account before traveling to Hawai‘i (NOTE: Travelers who arrive without uploading the negative test result will not be accepted).
  • For more information about the State of Hawai‘i Safe Travels program requirements, please click here.
  • Additionally, Hawaii Department of Health is requiring all meeting attendees to show proof of vaccination or show proof of negative Covid test for EACH day of the conference.

Our Live Pharmacology CME is perfect for medical professionals seeking to learn the latest in drug therapy. Join nurse practitionersfamily physiciansphysician assistants and pharmacists who have been benefiting from our exceptional pharmacology CME for over 30 years. You will enjoy our small class sizes which encourage back and forth discussion with clinical faculty from medical & pharmacy schools who see patients daily.

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.

  • Prefer not to travel or sit in the meeting space? Join us via live stream webcast & earn live CE/CME!
  • Miss the meeting?  You can usually watch online cme courses that were recorded at the live event.

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Conference Registration

Discounted Advanced Registration*- $675
Regular Fee – $725

*Advanced registration fee expires September 20, 2021.

Live Stream Webcast Registration – $550

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. This program is accredited for pharmacists.

  • Session 1:  5 Contact Hours ACPE UAN 0741-0000-22-019-L01-P,  Activity: Application
  • Session 2:  5 Contact Hours ACPE UAN 0741-0000-22-020-L01-P,  Activity: Application
  • Session 3:  5 Contact Hours ACPE UAN 0741-0000-22-021-L08-P,  Activity: Application

PHYSICIANSApplication 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). 
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Topic: Psychopharmacotherapy, Antimicrobial Stewardship and C. difficile infection

5 hours | Date: Tuesday, November 8, 2022
Check-in and breakfast: 7:30AM – 8:00AM
Educational Session: 8:00AM – 1:30PM

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

Psychopharmacotherapy in Major Depression and Bipolar Disorder: Clinical Cases – Dr. Reamer Bushardt
1) Discuss pharmacologic management options within clinical cases of patients with major depression and bipolar disorder. 2) Relate physiologic and pathophysiologic alterations of brain neurochemistry to symptoms of depression, bipolar disorder, and psychosis, including the genetic link and molecular basis of injury 3) Apply clinical practice guidelines for antidepressant and mood stabilizer therapies. 4) Describe key parameters for medications used to treat mechanism, safety, tolerability, efficacy, cost, and simplicity of use.

Pharmacotherapy and Mood Stabilizers in Primary Care – Dr. Reamer Bushardt

1) Discuss “off-label” use of mood stabilizers and psychotropic agents for agitation, restlessness, insomnia, and other behavioral symptoms. 2) Differentiate commonly prescribed agents by pharmacologic class, mechanism of action, pharmacokinetic factors, indications/uses, as well as tolerability, and efficacy. 3)Apply best practices in prescribing and shared decision making when considering “off label” use of drugs in a case scenario involving dementia and brain injury. 4) Consider steps to optimize benefits reduce risks to patients, while prescribing with liability authority.

Antimicrobial Stewardship for the Primary Care Provider- Dr. Christopher Bland
 1) Discuss implications of inappropriate antimicrobial prescribing in outpatient setting. 2) Review core elements for antimicrobial stewardship in outpatient setting 3) Review practical pearls for stewardship within commonly seen outpatient infectious diseases.

Update in Management of C. difficile Infection- Dr. Christopher Bland
 1) Review risk factors and epidemiology for C. difficile infection. 2) Review updates to recent guideline updates from American College of Gastroenterology and Infectious Diseases of America. 3) Describe key updates for pharmacotherapy within initial infections 4) Discuss pharmacotherapy options for recurrent C. difficile infections.

 

 

Expert Speakers

Dr. Reamer Bushardt PharmD
Dr. Reamer Bushardt PharmD
Professor and Senior Associate Dean, The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences.
Christopher M. Bland |Pharm.D., FCCP, FIDSA,BCPS – Clinical Professor, University of Georgia College of Pharmacy, Savannah, GA. Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, St. Joseph’s Candler Health System, Savannah, GA. Co-founder of Southeastern Research Group Endeavor (SERGE45) and TeachMePharm
Christopher M. Bland |Pharm.D., FCCP, FIDSA,BCPS – Clinical Professor,
University of Georgia College of Pharmacy, Savannah, GA.
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, St. Joseph’s Candler Health System, Savannah, GA.
Co-founder of Southeastern Research Group Endeavor (SERGE45) and TeachMePharm

Topic : Drug Therapy in Older Adults,  and  Oral Anticoagulants

5 hours | Date: Wednesday, November 9, 2022
Check-in and breakfast: 7:30AM – 8:00AM
Educational Session: 8:00AM – 1:30PM

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

Optimizing Drug Therapy and Avoiding Drug Injury in the Older Adult (Part 1) – Dr. Reamer Bushardt
1) Discuss key physiologic and pathophysiologic changes of aging that impact drug therapy 2) Apply age-sensitive principles for medication dosing and management to patient scenarios 3) Discuss high-risk drug-drug and drug-dietary supplement interactions commonly encountered in primary care, including best practices in identifying and managing related toxicities .  Optimizing Drug Therapy and Avoiding Drug Injury in the Older Adult (Part 2) – Dr. Reamer Bushardt   Objectives: 1) Discuss key physiologic and pathophysiologic changes of aging that impact drug therapy 2) Apply age-sensitive principles for medication dosing and management to patient scenarios 3) Discuss high-risk drug-drug and drug-dietary supplement interactions commonly encountered in primary care, including best practices in identifying and managing related toxicities.

Drug Therapy for the Prevention and Treatment of Osteoporosis – Dr. Reamer Bushardt
1) Define treatment goals for patients with or at-risk for osteoporosis 2) Relate treatment strategies to empiric evidence regarding fracture prevention and treatment for women and men 3) Develop a prevention and monitoring plan for patients at-risk for osteoporosis 4) Describe pertinent pharmacologic parameters related to pharmaceuticals used in the prevention and treatment of osteoporosis .

Case Based Approach to Oral Anticoagulants- Dr. Christopher Bland
 1) Review current role of warfarin in the management of patients requiring anticoagulation 2) Delineate differences among direct-acting oral anticoagulants for proper selection 3) Apply knowledge within patient cases to appropriate select an oral anticoagulant.

Infectious Diseases and Internal Medicine Jeopardy- Dr. Christopher Bland 
1) Recognize guideline directed therapy and monitoring for select disease states 2) Identify key laboratory indices for selecting and monitoring first-line pharmacotherapies 3) Differentiate common mechanisms of action, drug interactions, and adverse effects among pharmacotherapy options.

 

 

 

Expert Speakers 

Dr. Reamer Bushardt PharmD
Dr. Reamer Bushardt PharmD
Professor and Senior Associate Dean, The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences.
Christopher M. Bland |Pharm.D., FCCP, FIDSA,BCPS – Clinical Professor, University of Georgia College of Pharmacy, Savannah, GA. Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, St. Joseph’s Candler Health System, Savannah, GA. Co-founder of Southeastern Research Group Endeavor (SERGE45) and TeachMePharm
Christopher M. Bland |Pharm.D., FCCP, FIDSA,BCPS – Clinical Professor,
University of Georgia College of Pharmacy, Savannah, GA.
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, St. Joseph’s Candler Health System, Savannah, GA.
Co-founder of Southeastern Research Group Endeavor (SERGE45) and TeachMePharm

Topic: Prescribing Opioids and Substance Use Disorders and Pharmacotherapy for Weight Loss

5 hours | Date: Thursday, November 10, 2022
Check-in and breakfast: 7:30AM – 8:00AM
Educational Session: 8:00AM – 1:30PM

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

Best Practices in Prescribing Opioids: A Regulatory Perspective – Dr. Reamer Bushardt
 1) Describe evolving opioid prescribing and regulatory practices in the United States 2) Discuss recently released opioid prescribing guidelines, highlighting the relevance to primary care providers 3) Describe best practices for managing patients with chronic nonmalignant pain, highlighting guidance from a regulatory perspective .

Substance Use Disorders: Screening, Management and Referral to Treatment – Dr. Reamer Bushardt

1) Describe the neurobiology of addiction as a chronic, relapsing brain disease. 2) Identify individuals with SUD using evidence-based screening tools (e.g., SBIRT strategies.) 3) Formulate an evidence-based treatment plan for individuals with common SUDs (e.g., alcohol, marijuana, opioids, and stimulants.) 4) Collaborate as an inter-professional healthcare team to design comprehensive SUD treatment plans.

Update in Pharmacotherapy for Weight Loss- Dr. Christopher Bland

1) Review risk factors and criteria within obesity 2) Describe appropriate patient populations for weight loss pharmacotherapy 3) Delineate key characteristics of various pharmacotherapy options (approved and off-label) 4) Apply knowledge within patient cases to select an appropriate pharmacotherapy option.

SGLT2 Inhibitors: They aren’t just for diabetes anymore- Dr. Christopher Bland

1) Review mechanism of action of SGLT2i agents that provide insight into diabetes and non-diabetes disease state management. 2) Differentiate among currently FDA-approved SGLT2i for diabetes and non-diabetes management. 3) Apply evidence to cases where SGLT2i may be appropriate for management.

 

 

Expert Speakers

Dr. Reamer Bushardt PharmD
Dr. Reamer Bushardt PharmD
Professor and Senior Associate Dean, The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences.
Christopher M. Bland |Pharm.D., FCCP, FIDSA,BCPS – Clinical Professor, University of Georgia College of Pharmacy, Savannah, GA. Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, St. Joseph’s Candler Health System, Savannah, GA. Co-founder of Southeastern Research Group Endeavor (SERGE45) and TeachMePharm
Christopher M. Bland |Pharm.D., FCCP, FIDSA,BCPS – Clinical Professor,
University of Georgia College of Pharmacy, Savannah, GA.
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, St. Joseph’s Candler Health System, Savannah, GA.
Co-founder of Southeastern Research Group Endeavor (SERGE45) and TeachMePharm

Hotel Information

Room Type Rate
RESORT VIEW
PARTIAL OCEAN VIEW
DELUXE OCEAN VIEW
OCEAN SUITE
$369.00 -based on availability
$399.00-based on availability
$419.00 -based on availability
$419.00-based on availability
Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa

200 Nohea Kai Drive, Lahaina, Hawaii, United States, 96761-1985

Online Reservations See Hyatt Regency Maui  ULS Website
Phone Reservations 1-808 661 1234
ULS Group Code  University Learning Systems
ULS Group Expiration Date September 23, 2022
Hotel Taxes 13%
Discounted Resort Fee $20.00/night + tax, regularly $40/night
 Parking Fee Self $15/day reduced from $25
ULS Group Rates Hotel Rooms and Rates based on Availability and double occupancy.


Reduced Resort Fee Provides:

  • Two reusable keepsake water bottles, per room, per stay, upon arrival
    Filtered water and ice machines located on every guestroom fioor and throughout the resort
  • 24 hour access to oceanfront Stay Fit Gym
  • Cultural programs including lei making, hula lessons, wildlife tours, and koi feedings
  • Local. 1-800/1-888 phone calls
  • In-room coffee and tea
  • In-room safe
  • Concierge services
  • Daily Yoga/fitness classes
  • Resort shuttle service in Ka’anapali
  • Unlimited daily tennis or basketball court time, tennis balls, racquets, and basketballs included
  • Fresh flower lei Greeting upon arrival
  • inkl App: access to current full-content newspapers and magazines viewable on your tablet or smartphone
  • Beach Portrait Session and 5×7 print from Grins2Go at Hyatt Regency Maui
  • Personalized guest request texting service: :  TEXT 808 219 0608 for 24 hour assistance
  • 25% off non-discounted green fees at Ka’anapaii Golf Courses
  • 10% discount on all non-sale apparel items at the Ka’anapali Golf Courses Pro Shop
  • 24 hour access to pool towels throughout the resort
  • Backpack beach chair usage for all guestroom occupants

Conference Location

Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa
200 Nohea Kai Drive
 Lahaina, Hawaii, United States, 96761-1985

Tel:  808-742-1234

Hotel Reservations 
Local Transportation

  • Kahului Airport (OGG) 

  • Kahului Airport is the primary airport on the island of Maui and receives both overseas and interisland flights.
  • Hawaiian Airlines
  • Taxis: Airport taxis are located fronting the baggage claim area. Fare to the Hyatt Regency at this writing is $87 but subject to change.  Use this link for more information.
  • Shuttle Service: SpeediShuttle
  • Rental Cars: Various rental car agencies available at OGG, use this link for reference.
  • Please visit https://hawaiicovid19.com/travel/ for the latest updates on travel to Hawaii.

 

Maui

Maui, known also as “The Valley Isle,” is the second largest Hawaiian island. The island beloved for its world-famous beaches, the sacred Iao Valley, views of migrating humpback whales (during winter months), farm-to-table cuisine and the magnificent sunrise and sunset from Haleakala.

Local Activities and Attractions