Update on Infectious Disease & Antibiotic Stewardship

Western Caribbean Cruise | November 8-15, 2020

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 Castillas, Guatemala, and Costa Maya, Mexico.

Join us for a Western Caribbean Cruise CME Experience!

Set sail with us aboard Holland America's recently enhanced, Veendam from November 8-15, 2020.  This live CE, CME, CNE experience, Update on Infectious Disease & Antibiotic Stewardship,  will provide 15 contact hours (1.5 CEU) of live AAFP/AMA PRA Category 1™, ACPE, and pharmacology CE/ CME credit.

Western Caribbean Cruise CE/CME:  The cruise departs from Tampa, FL and includes stops in Key West, FL, Roatan, Honduras,  Santa Tomas de Castilla, Guatemala and Costa Maya, Mexico. This live cruise is accredited for physicians, pharmacists, physician assistants, nurses and nurse practitioners.  We feature small class sizes and clinical faculty from premier medical & pharmacy schools and live programs aboard the ship that occur during at sea sailings, so you don't miss out on excursions and ports of call.

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

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Itinerary

 

DayDatePortArriveDepart
18 November 2020Port Tampa Bay, FL4:00 PM
29 November 2020Key West, Florida11:00 AM5:30 PM
310 November 2020At Sea Cruising
411 November 2020Mahogany Bay, Roatan, Honduras8:00 AM5:00 PM
512 November 2020Santo Tomas de Castilla, Guatemala7:00 AM5:00 PM
613 November 2020Costa Maya, Mexico8:00 AM5:00 PM
714 November 2020At Sea Cruising
815 November 2020Port Tampa Bay, Florida7:00 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 Verandah (BA) $1329
  • Vista Verandah (B) $1429
  • Vista Verandah (A) $1529
  • Neptune Suite (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:
Continuing Education Inc/University at Sea: 1-800-926-3775 or click here.

Final payment due by 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 . 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% 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 Continuing Education Inc/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.

  • 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.

Accreditation

Conference Policies

Topic to be determined

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.

Topic to be determined

Date: Tuesday, 11/10/2020

Lunch on your own
Check-in: 2:15 PM
Educational Session: 2:30 PM – 5:15 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.

Topic to be determined

Date: Saturday, 11/14/2020

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.

 

Topic to be determined

Date: Saturday, 11/14/2020

Lunch on your own
Check-in: 2:15 PM
Educational Session: 2:30 PM – 5:15 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 an America’s Test Kitchen cooking show or hands-on workshop. Work out in our state-of-the-art Fitness Center. Or explore fine dining at our specialty restaurants.