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7 Night Western Caribbean Cruise aboard ms Veendam

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Conference as low as $495

Cruise as low as $429

Registration Deadline
Discounted Advanced Registration expires August 10, 2020

Destinations
Tampa, FL, Key West, FL, Mahogany Bay, Roatan, Honduras, Santo Tomas de Castilla, Guatemala, Costa Maya, Mexico.

Live Pharmacology CME at Sea | November 8-15, 2020

Set sail for a Western Caribbean Cruise aboard Holland America's recently enhanced, ms Veendam, November 8-15, 2020. During at sea sailings, devote 2 days to learning during this exciting cruise, and have the rest of the time to yourself. Attendees earn 15 contact hours (1.5 CEU) of live AAFP/AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™, ACPE, and pharmacology CE/ CME credit.

Small class sizes and clinical faculty from medical & pharmacy schools, our live cruise CE/CME conferences are especially relevant for physicians, pharmacists, physician assistants, nurses and nurse practitioners. This cruise departs from Tampa, FL and includes stops in Key West, FL, Mahogany Bay, Roatan, Honduras, Santo Tomas de Castilla, Guatemala and Costa Maya, Mexico.

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Itinerary

Day Date Port Arrive Depart
1 8 November 2020 Tampa, FL 4:00 PM
2 9 November 2020 Key West, FL 11:00 AM 5:30 PM
3 10 November 2020 Cruising
4 11 November 2020 Mahogany Bay, Roatan, Honduras 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
5 12 November 2020 Santo Tomas de Castilla, Guatemala 7:00 AM 5:00 PM
6 13 November 2020 Costa Maya, Mexico 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
7 14 November 2020 Cruising
8 15 November 2020 Tampa, FL 7:00 AM

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Cruise Fees

All rates are per person based on double occupancy.

  • Interior Stateroom  (L) $429
  • Interior Stateroom (K) $439
  • Interior Stateroom (J) $449
  • Ocean View Stateroom  (E)  $589
  • Ocean View Stateroom (DA) $629
  • Ocean View Stateroom (C) $669
  • Verandah Stateroom (VQ)   $1129
  • Vista Suite Verandah (BA)   $1329
  • Vista Suite Verandah (B) $1429
  • Vista Suite Verandah ( A) $1529
  • Neptune Suite Verandah (SA) $2679
  • Other categories subject to availability.
  • Port charges, taxes, fees $330.00

Refundable Deposit: 20% of cruise fare, 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 deposit due August 10, 2020.

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 Tampa, FL.
  • Passport required.
  • Refundable deposit of 20% of cruise fare, per person, is due at time of booking.
  • Rates listed below do not include port charges, government fees and taxes of $330.00
  • 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, Attorneys, Psychologists, Dentists
*Discounted Advanced Registration – $895
Regular Registration – $945

Physician Assistants, Pharmacists, Nurse Practitioners
*Discounted Advanced Registration – $695
Regular Fee – $745

Nurses, Residents, Students
*Discounted Advanced Registration – $495
Regular Fee – $545

*Discounted Advanced Registration Deadline: August 10, 2020

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).

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 pharmacist technicians.

  • Session 1: 5 Contact Hours ACPE UAN 0741-0000-20-0XX-L01-P,  Activity: Application
  • Session 2: 2.5 Contact Hours ACPE UAN 0741-0000-20-0XX-L01-P,  Activity: Application
  • Session 3: 5 Contact Hours ACPE UAN 0741-0000-20-0XX-L01-P, Activity: Application
  • Session 4: 2.5 Contact Hours ACPE UAN 0741-0000-20-0XX-L01-P, Activity: Application

Physicians: Application for CME credit from the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) is planned. 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.

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Conference Policies

Session One: Topic to be determined (5 hrs)

Date: Tuesday, 11/10/2020
Breakfast on your own
Check-in: 7:45 AM
Educational Session: 8:00 AM – 1:30 PM

Objectives to be determined

 

Expert Speaker

Michael-Kays-PharmD-BCPS-FCCP

Michael B. Kays, Pharm. D., BCPS, FCCP

Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Department of Pharmacy Practice, College of Pharmacy, Purdue University. Dr. Kays has NO financial arrangements with any corporate organization that might have an interest in the subject being presented.

 

Session Two: Topic to be determined (2.5hrs) 

Date: Tuesday, 11/10/2020
Breakfast on your own
Check-in: 2:15 PM
Educational Session: 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM

Objectives to be determined

 

Expert Speaker

Michael-Kays-PharmD-BCPS-FCCP

Michael B. Kays, Pharm. D., BCPS, FCCP

Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Department of Pharmacy Practice, College of Pharmacy, Purdue University. Dr. Kays has NO financial arrangements with any corporate organization that might have an interest in the subject being presented.

Session Three: Topic to be determined (5 hrs)

Date: Saturday, 11/14/2020
Check-in: 7:45 AM
Educational Session: 8:00 AM – 1:30 PM

Objectives to be determined

Expert Speaker

Michael-Kays-PharmD-BCPS-FCCP

Michael B. Kays, Pharm. D., BCPS, FCCP

Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Department of Pharmacy Practice, College of Pharmacy, Purdue University. Dr. Kays has NO financial arrangements with any corporate organization that might have an interest in the subject being presented.

Session 4: Topic to be determined (2.5 hrs)

Date: Saturday, 11/14/2020
Check-in: 2:15 PM
Educational Session: 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM

Objectives to be determined

 

Expert Speaker

Michael-Kays-PharmD-BCPS-FCCP

Michael B. Kays, Pharm. D., BCPS, FCCP

Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Department of Pharmacy Practice, College of Pharmacy, Purdue University. Dr. Kays has NO financial arrangements with any corporate organization that might have an interest in the subject being presented.

About The Ship

Grandly proportioned and recently enhanced, Veendam combines 21st-century amenities and elegant spaces graced by a multi-million-dollar art and antiques collection. While on board, guests can learn video-editing tips at a Digital Workshop powered by Windows®. Hone their culinary skills at regional cooking demonstrations and food and wine tastings with EXC Port to Table programming. Work out in our state-of-the-art Fitness Center. Or explore fine dining at our specialty restaurants.