7-Night Alaska, roundtrip from Seattle, Washington
July 4 - 11, 2010
14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
BIAS FREE CME - No Commercial Support was provided for this CME activity.
Course Fee Physicians $695
All Others - Course Fee $450
Course Fee Cancellation Policy - 30 days or more - None; 7-29 days - 50%; less
than 7 days - 100%
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.
Jan Luhmann, M.D. Associate Professor of Pediatrics; Director of Pediatric Emergency Medicine Research Associates' Program
Dr. Luhmann received her undergraduate education at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale where she graduated Magna Cum Laude with a B.A. degree in Physiology. She earned her medical degree from Loyola University-Stritch School of Medicine and completed her Residency in Pediatrics at St. Louis Children's Hospital in 1994. After her residency, she completed the Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship Program at Washington University School of Medicine. She became a full-time faculty member of the Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine at St. Louis Children's Hospital in 1996.
Dr. Luhmann's clinical and teaching duties include working as an attending physician in the Emergency Unit at St. Louis Children's Hospital where she serves as a preceptor for pediatric housestaff and medical students rotating through the unit. Dr. Luhmann is a member of the Ambulatory Pediatric Association and the American Academy of Pediatrics. Her research interests include sedation techniques and pain management in children in the Emergency Unit setting. Her clinical interests include pediatric emergency medicine, sedation techniques, pediatric pain management, foot trauma, and septic arthritis.
Kimberly Quayle, MD
Dr. Quayle is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Medical Director of Clinical Services in the Emergency Department St Louis Children's Hospital. Dr. Quayle received her undergraduate education at University of Missouri-Columbia where she graduated Summa Cum Laude with an A.B. degree in Biology. She attended Washington University School of Medicine where she received her M.D. degree in 1988 . Dr. Quayle completed her training in Pediatrics at St. Louis Children's Hospital in 1991, and then served as Chief Resident for an additional year. Following her residency, she completed a fellowship in Pediatric Emergency Medicine. From 1994-1998, Dr. Quayle was an Instructor in the Department of Pediatrics at Washington University. She is board certified in Pediatrics and subspecialty board certified in Pediatric Emergency Medicine.
Dr. Quayle's clinical and teaching duties entail working as an attending physician in the Emergency Unit at St. Louis Children's Hospital where she serves as a preceptor for pediatric house staff and medical students rotating through the unit. She serves as a member of the Committee on Admissions for the Medical School. Dr. Quayle's research interests include head injuries and abdominal injuries in children. An ongoing project is the development of an ecological analysis and geographic mapping of Missouri children with burn injuries.
Our staff can assist you with all your travel arrangements.
Pediatricians, Family Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants
Program Purpose / Objectives
Following attendance at this educational activity, participants should be able to:
a. Distinguish between bacterial and viral
b. Review epidemiology of mammalian bites in humans
c. Prepare for potential office emergencies
d. Review epidemiology of Rabies
e. Utilize new strategies for managing dehydration
f. Manage Non-Pharmaceutical Ingestions
g. Review Headaches in Pediatric Patients
h. Evaluate Pediatric Limp
i. Review Common Fractures in Children
j. Review Splinting Techniques Appropriate for Children
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.
Accreditation: Continuing Education, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Designation: Continuing Education, Inc. designates this live activity for a maximum of 14 AMA PRA Category 1 Creditstm. Each physician should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nursing Contact Hours: Continuing Education, Inc., is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Georgia Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Centerís Commission on Accreditation.
EXCLUSIVE SHORE EXCURSIONS Please note: CME Participants and Guests shore excursions are operated separately and independently of those offered by the cruise line.