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Fitzgerald Health Education
Associates, Inc. NP Cruise Conference

Continuing Medical Education
Cruise Conference
on the ms Veendam

7-Night Alaskan Cruise
July 28, 2002

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Continuing Education Program for Nurse Practitioners -
17.7 Contact Hours - Course Fee $425

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, RN, CS, 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.

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Target Audience
Nurse Practitioners
Program Purpose / Objectives
Please see agenda below.
July 28th Vancouver

Depart 5:00 pm

July 29th Cruising the inside passage (at sea)

8:00 am - 10:00 am
Drug Update: What’s New

10:15 am - 12:15 pm
Thyroid Disease: Assessment and Treatment of the Common and Not-so-common

1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Now What? Management of Office Emergencies

July 30th Ketchikan   

7:00 am - 3:00 pm

At Sea 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Vitamins, Herbs and Nutritional Supplements: How Safe? How Dangerous?

July 31st Juneau    

8:00 am - 6:00 pm

August 1st Sitka  

8:00 am - 6:00 pm        

August 2nd Scenic Cruising Glacier Bay

7:00 am - 4:00 pm

August 3rd At Sea

8:00 am – 10:00 am
PCOS, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Cardiovascular Dysmetabolic Syndrome: How to Assess and Manage the Many Faces of Insulin Resistance

10:15 am - 12:00 pm
Dangerous Liaisons: Case Studies in Drug Interactions

1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Antibiotic Update: What Drugs for the Toughest Bugs

2:45 pm – 4:00 pm
Advances in Dermatology


4:00 pm - 8:00 pm   
Scenic Cruising College Fjord

August 4th Seward, Alaska

8:00 am Disembark


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 Vancouver, B.C   5:00pm
1 Cruising the Inside Passage
2 Ketchikan, Alaska 7:00am 3:00pm
3 Juneau, Alaska 8:00 am 6:00 pm
4 Sitka, Alaska 8:00 am 6:00 pm
5 Cruising Glacier Bay National Park
6 Cruising College Fjord
7 Seward, Alaska 8:00am