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Fitzgerald Health Education Associates, Inc. NP Cruise Conference

Continuing Nurse Practitioner Education Cruise Conference
Click here to see a list of Current Nurse Practitioner Cruise Conferences

7 - Night W. Caribbean Cruise Conference
March 8 - 15, 2003

Continuing Education Program for Nurse Practitioners -
17.7 Contact Hours - Course Fee $425 - * Early Bird $375

IMPORTANT NOTE: All conferees, their families, and guests must book their cruise within the CEI meeting group through Continuing Education, Inc./University at Sea® at 800-422-0711 or by registering online. This ensures our company can provide conference services and complimentary social amenities to all meeting participants and their guests. Thank you for your cooperation.
Margaret A. Fitzgerald, MS, APRN, BC, NP-C, FAANP, President, Fitzgerald Health Education Associates, Inc., North Andover, MA; Family Nurse Practitioner, The Greater Lawrence Family Health Center, Lawrence, MA; Visiting Faculty, UMASS, Worcester, MA, Simmons College, Boston, MA; Certification Column Editor, Advance for Nurse Practitioners.

Louise McDevitt, MS, APRN, BC, ANP, FNP, ACNP, is an Associate Lecturer with Fitzgerald Health. She presents the NP Prep Course and several Clinical Skills Modules. An Adult and Family Nurse Practitioner and is practicing in Emergency Care at Cheshire Med. Ctr. in Keene, NH as well as in a private family practice in Townshend, VT. Teaching positions include Asst. Clinical Instructor at Albany Med. School; Adjunct Clinical Professor at UMASS Graduate School of Nursing.

Our staff can assist you with all your travel arrangements.

Target Audience
Nurse Practitioners
Program Purpose / Objectives
NP Certification Exam
Test Taking Strategies
Ethical & Legal Issues
Primary Prevention
Secondary Prevention
Family Planning, GYN & GU
Primary care for: cardiovas- cular, hypertension, cardiac murmers, asthma, COPD, pneumonia, EENT, endocrine disorders, dermatologic, muskuloskeletal, neurologic, anemia, mental health, gastrointestinal & hepatitis
FNP Only: Primary care for pregnant women & well/sick children.

Clinical Update Track
Drug Update -Whats new?
Advances in Dermatology
STD Update
PCOS, Type 2 Diabetes Melitus, Cardiovacular Dys- metabolic Syndrome: How to assess & manage the many faces of insulin resistance.
Prescribing in the Elder
Thyroid Disease
Diagnosis of Abdominal Pain
Expert Exam: Low Back Pain
Expert Orthopedic Exam of the Shoulder
Conference Sessions generally take place on days at sea (as itinerary allows), giving you plenty of time to enjoy your meals, evenings and ports of call with your companion, family and friends.
Questions? Call us at 800-422-0711.
We can assist you with all your travel arrangements. We'd be happy to help you plan your flights, hotels or tours before and/or after your cruise conference.
Cruise Itinerary

Itinerary and Ports of Call

Day  Port  Arrive  Depart
0 Port Canaveral, Fla.   5:00pm
1 At Sea (Conference Sessions)  
2 Cozumel, Mexico  6:30am 2:30pm
  (Chichen Itza & Tulum options)  
Georgetown, Gr. Cayman 8:30am  6:00pm
4 Montego Bay, Jamaica 8:00am  5:00pm
At Sea (Conference Sessions)  
Half Moon Cay, Bah.  7:00am  2:00pm
Port Canaveral, Fla.  8:00am