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CME Land Conference

7-Night Land Meeting
Tel Aviv, Israel
April 24 - May 01, 2022
<em>Israel</em>
Israel

COURSE CREDITS & HOURS

12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
12 ACPE Credits
12.0 Contact Hours

COURSE FEES

$895 for Physicians, Attorneys, Psychologists, Pharmacists, & Dentists
$695 for Physician Assistants & Nurse Practitioners
$495 for Nurses, Students & Others

TOUR ITINERARY

DATECITYACTIVITY
April 24Tel AvivArrival Ben Gurion Airport. Transfer to The Renaissance Hotel in Tel Aviv for dinner and overnight.
April 25Tel AvivCME Lecture: 7:45 AM - 12:00 PM
Afternoon tour will include Old Jaffa, with a walk through the narrow streets. UNESCO has declared Tel Aviv a World Heritage Site for its treasure of Bauhaus Architecture. We walk through the "White City" and along Rotchild Boulevard, visit one of the Art Galleries, visit Tel Aviv Port and visit the Independence Hall. Dinner will be served at the Renaissance Hotel, Tel Aviv.
April 26GalileeHead up the Mediterranean coast today, stopping first at Caesarea National Park to see the remains of the former Roman capital, including the ancient theater and hippodrome. Walk the seaside promenade to the renovated port area within the Crusader walls. See the Caesarea Experience, a fascinating computerized presentation of the city's history and best-known historical figures. The beautiful arched remains of the Roman aqueduct are right on the beach, so you can dip your feet in the Mediterranean before leaving the area. Then, it's on to Haifa, Israel's third largest city, to see the magnificent Bahai Shrine and Gardens, the world center for the Baha'i faith. Visit also the Megiddo National Park before continuing to the Magdala Hotel by the Sea of Galilee for dinner and overnight.
April 27GalileeToday we visit the famous sites around the Sea of Galilee, including Tiberias, a historical resort town on the Sea of Galilee (Lake Kinneret) and one of Israel's four holy cities, the Mount of Beatitudes, traditional site of Jesus' Sermon on the Mount. We head north to the Hula Valley, at the Hula Nature Reserve you'll enjoy the lovely walking trails over the last remnant of this protected wetland, and the special lookout points where you can observe the avian wildlife. Visit to a Kibbutz. We shall have a guided tour including explanation about the most up to date agricultural technologies, and how it is to live in a kibbutz.
April 28Dead SeaToday after breakfast we drive south through the Jordan Valley. Your first stop is at Beit Shean extensive archeological site. Continue further south to the Dead Sea. Enjoy a relaxing float in the healthful waters of the Dead Sea, the lowest, saltiest body of water on earth and visit the Ahava cosmetic factory with products made from the minerals of the Dead Sea. Enjoy a Camel ride and experience the Hebrew Hospitality in Abraham's Tent before we drive up through the Judean Hills to Jerusalem. Check into the Crowne Plaza Hotel for dinner and overnight.
April 29JerusalemCME Lecture : 7:45 AM - 12:00 PM
Today's tour will start at noon with a drive up to the Mount of Olives, where we will have a magnificent view over the City of Jerusalem ; old & new. We will enter the Old City Walls and walk along the Via Dolorosa to the Western Wall, the most holy place to the Jewish people. Continue to the Christian Quarter, which sprung up over the centuries around the historic ancient Church of the Holy Sepulchre, where the Roman Catholic, Greek Orthodox, Armenian, Coptic, Ethiopian, and Syrian Orthodox orders all maintain their own sections and can be identified by their distinctive dress and liturgy. We will enjoy some time in the Old City for shopping before we return to the hotel for dinner and overnight.
April 30JerusalemCME Lecture : 7:45 AM - 12:00 PM
Drive through the New City viewing old and new neighborhoods, the Knesset (The Israeli Parliament) (open for visits on Sundays and Thursdays) and the beautifully designed Supreme Court building. At the nearby Israel Museum, among many other fascinating exhibits you can discover the mysteries of the Dead Sea Scrolls at the Shrine of the Book and see the 1:50 scale Model of Jerusalem from Second Temple times. From here we will drive to Herodion, located east of Bethlehem, on the edge of the Judean Desert. This is one of the most fascinating antiquities sites in the country. It was built by King Herod the Great between 23-15 BC, as a combined palace and powerful fortress. We continue to Bethlehem, the royal city of David, where Jesus was born (Luke 2). We'll visit the Church of Nativity and the Field of the Shepherds. Here we will also visit an Olive Wood Factory and Store before we drive back to the Crowne Plaza Hotel. This evening we will enjoy dinner out at the Notre Dame Rooftop Restaurant.
May 1Tel AvivDeparture from Ben Gurion Airport

TARGET AUDIENCE

Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacists,

PROGRAM PURPOSE

Topics Under Development

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

BIAS FREE CME - No Commercial Support was provided for this CME activity.

Faculty

TBA

Accreditation

 Joint Accreditation

In support of improving patient care, Continuing Education, Inc./University at Sea® is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

 

Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education

Credit Designation for Physicians: Continuing Education, Inc. designates this live activity for 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Osteopathic Physicians: This program is eligible for Category 2 credit with the American Osteopathic Association (AOA).

US or Canadian Family Physicians: Please let us know if you require AAFP Prescribed Credits.

 

ANCC

Credit Designation for Nurses: Continuiung Education, Inc. designates this continuing nursing education activity for 12 contact hours.
Accredited status does not imply endorsement by Continuing Education, Inc./University at Sea® or ANCC of any commercial products displayed or used with an activity.

Nurse Practitioners: Can claim either ANCC Contact Hours or AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM as needed.  Pharmacology credits are identified on individual activities.

ROYAL COLLEGE MOC

 

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada:
Through an agreement between the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, medical practitioners participating in the Royal College MOC Program may record completion of accredited activities registered under the ACCME’s “CME in Support of MOC” program in Section 3 of the Royal College’s MOC Program.

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education


Credit Designation for Pharmacists: This knowledge-based activity is approved for 12 hours of pharmacy continuing education credit.

ITINERARY

DATE PORT OF CALL ARRIVE DEPART
Sun Apr 24 Tel Aviv, Israel
- -
Mon Apr 25 Tel Aviv, Israel - Day 2
CME MEETING : 7:45 AM - 12:00 PM
- -
Tue Apr 26 Galilee, Israel - Day 1
- -
Wed Apr 27 Galilee, Israel - Day 2
- -
Thu Apr 28 Dead Sea, Israel
- -
Fri Apr 29 Jerusalem, Israel - Day 1
CME MEETING : 7:45 AM - 12:00 PM
- -
Sat Apr 30 Jerusalem, Israel - Day 2
CME MEETING : 7:45 AM - 12:00 PM
- -
Sun May 01 Departure
- -
*Tentative course schedule, actual class times may differ.

PORTS OF CALL

Tel Aviv, Israel - Arrival Ben Gurion Airport. Transfer to the Renaissance hotel in Tel Aviv for dinner and overnight.

Tel Aviv, Israel - Day 2 - Breakfast
CME MEETING : 7:45 AM – 12:00 PM
Afternoon tour will include Old Jaffa, with a walk through the narrow streets. UNESCO has declared Tel Aviv a World Heritage Site for its treasure of Bauhaus Architecture. We walk through the “White City” and along Rotchild Boulevard, visit one of the Art Galleries, visit Tel Aviv Port and visit the Independence Hall. Dinner will be served at the Renaissance Hotel , Tel Aviv.

Galilee, Israel - Day 1 - Head up the Mediterranean coast today, stopping first at Caesarea National Park to see the remains of the former Roman capital, including the ancient theater and hippodrome. Walk the seaside promenade to the renovated port area within the Crusader walls. See the Caesarea Experience, a fascinating computerized presentation of the city's history and best-known historical figures. The beautiful arched remains of the Roman aqueduct are right on the beach, so you can dip your feet in the Mediterranean before leaving the area. Then, it’s on to Haifa, Israel’s third largest city, to see the magnificent Bahai Shrine and Gardens, the world center for the Baha’i faith. Visit also the Megiddo National Park before continuing to the Magdala Hotel by the Sea of Galilee for dinner and overnight.

Galilee, Israel - Day 2 - Today we visit the famous sites around the Sea of Galilee, including Tiberias - a historical resort town on the Sea of Galilee (Lake Kinneret) and one of Israel's four holy cities, the Mount of Beatitudes, traditional site of Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount. We head north to the Hula Valley, at the Hula Nature Reserve you’ll enjoy the lovely walking trails over the last remnant of this protected wetland, and the special lookout points where you can observe the avian wildlife. Visit to a Kibbutz. We shall have a guided tour including explanation about the most up to date agricultural technologies, and how it is to live in a kibbutz.

Dead Sea, Israel - Today after breakfast we drive south through the Jordan Valley. Your first stop is at Beit Shean extensive archeological site. Continue further south to the Dead Sea. Enjoy a relaxing float in the healthful waters of the Dead Sea, the lowest, saltiest body of water on earth and visit the Ahava cosmetic factory with products made from the minerals of the Dead Sea. Enjoy a Camel ride and experience the Hebrew Hospitality in Abraham's Tent before we drive up through the Judean Hills to Jerusalem. Check into the Crowne Plaza Hotel for dinner and overnight.

Jerusalem, Israel - Day 1 - After breakfast – MORNING MEETING (07:45- 12:00) Today's tour will start at 12:00 –with a drive up to the Mount of Olives, where we will have a magnificent view over the City of Jerusalem ; old & new. We will enter the Old City Walls and walk along the Via Dolorosa to the Western Wall, the most holy place to the Jewish people. Continue to the Christian Quarter, which sprung up over the centuries around the historic ancient Church of the Holy Sepulchre, where the Roman Catholic, Greek Orthodox, Armenian, Coptic, Ethiopian, and Syrian Orthodox orders all maintain their own sections and can be identified by their distinctive dress and liturgy. We will enjoy some time in the Old City for shopping before we return to the hotel for dinner and overnight.

Jerusalem, Israel - Day 2 - After breakfast – MORNING MEETING (07:45 – 12:00) Drive through the New City viewing old and new neighborhoods, the Knesset (The Israeli Parliament) (open for visits on Sundays and Thursdays) and the beautifully designed Supreme Court building. At the nearby Israel Museum, among many other fascinating exhibits you can discover the mysteries of the Dead Sea Scrolls at the Shrine of the Book and see the 1:50 scale Model of Jerusalem from Second Temple times. From here we will drive to Herodion, located east of Bethlehem, on the edge of the Judean Desert. This is one of the most fascinating antiquities sites in the country. It was built by King Herod the Great between 23 – 15 BC, as a combined palace and powerful fortress. We continue to Bethlehem, the royal city of David, where Jesus was born (Luke 2). We’ll visit the Church of Nativity and the Field of the Shepherds . Here we will also visit an Olive Wood Factory and Store before we drive back to the Crowne Plaza Hotel. This evening we will enjoy Dinner out at the : Notre Dame Rooftop Restaurant.

Departure - Departure fron Ben Gurion Airport

Israel

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.

STATEROOM DETAILS
PRICING PER PERSON

Prices below are for the full cruise including meals and evening entertainment

Israel Tour, 042422 Israel Tour (042422)
7 Night Israel Tour & CME Meeting 
$2,499.00
Our Agents ALWAYS check for lower promo pricing at the time of booking.

Prices are Per Person, Double Occupancy, Subject to change.
3rd/4th in Stateroom - Call for Pricing

Deposit $ per person

Course Fee Cancellation Policy: 30+ days before sailing date - 75% Refund ; 7-29 days before sailing date - 50% Refund; Less than 7 days before sailing date - No Refund

Cruise Cancellation Policy: Cancellation policies vary by cruise line, destination and sailing date. Please check with one of our agents for policies applicable to this cruise.

* COMPETITIVE PRICING PROMISE: While we are not a 'cruise discounter,' we will match any price offered by the cruise line, directly to the general public, at the time of booking. This offers includes many short-term, promotional rates. All cruise line rates can be withdrawn by the cruise line at any time and are capacity controlled.
PRICING SUBJECT TO CHANGE: Although subject to change at any time, the listed prices are generally available up to about 90 days before sailing; at that time they convert to typically higher, market rates. Rates offered directly by the cruise line and quoted by our agents are also subject to change at any time, can be withdrawn at any time and are capacity controlled.
CANCELLATION PENALTY POLICY WILL APPLY: Cancellation policies vary by cruise line, itinerary and length of cruise. When reserving your stateroom, please review the policy applicable to this cruise with our staff. We strongly recommend Travel Insurance to cover the unexpected.
FUEL SUPPLEMENT: Cruiselines may implement a fuel surcharge depending on the price of crude oil.

Chubb Travel Protection Overview

Standard Plan Benefits Travel Basics Travel Essentials Travel Choice
Trip Cancellation 100% of Trip Costs
($100,000 maximum)
100% of Trip Costs
($100,000 maximum)
100% of Trip Costs
($100,000 maximum)
Trip Interruption 100% of Trip Costs
($100,000 maximum)
150% of Trip Costs
($150,000 maximum)
150% of Trip Costs
($150,000 maximum)
Trip Interruption - Return Air Only $500 $750 $1,000
Trip Delay $500 ($100 per day) $750 ($150 per day) $1,000 ($200 per day)
Missed Connection NA $250 $500
Baggage & Personal Effects $750 ($50 deductible) $1,000 $2,500
Baggage Delay $200 $300 $500
Accident & Sickness Medical Expense* $15,000 ($50 deductible) $25,000 $50,000
Emergency Evacuation & Repatriation of Remains $150,000 $500,000 $1,000,000
Accidental Death & Dismemberment NA $10,000 $50,000
Assistance Services Included Included Included
Additional Benefits (if purchased within 15 days of Initial Trip Payment; Day 1 is the date the Intial Trip Payment is made)
Pre-Existing Medical Condition Exclusion Waiver Included Included Included
Trip Cancellation/ Interruption due to Financial Default Included Included Included
Accident Sickness Medical Expense Excess Coverage Primary Coverage Primary Coverage
Baggage & Personal Effects Excess Coverage Excess Coverage Primary Coverage
Flight Accident $25,000 $50,000 NA
Missed Connection NA Additional $250 Included in base plan
Optional Benefits (if selected byt the Applicant and required premium is paid)
Medical Coverage Upgrade Included in base plan Included in base plan Additional $50,000
including Emergency Evacuation* Additional $150,000 Additional $500,000 Included in base plan
Car Rental Collision Coverage $35,000 ($250 Deductible) $35,000 ($250 Deductible) $35,000 ($250 Deductible)
Flight Accident Amount selected up to $500,000 Amount selected up to $500,000 NA
*Coverage, pricing and availability may vary by state
*Additional Benefits change not available for CA, CO, KS, MN, MO, MT, NH, NY, PA, TX or WA residents at this time.


ISRAEL TOUR PRICING


  • Pricing Per Person, based on Double Occupancy: $2499.00
  • Pricing Per Person, based on Single Occupancy: +$1099.00
  • Pricing Per Person, for 3rd & 4th Travelers: -$165.00
  • Deposit Due at Time of Booking: $250.00 Per Person
  • Final Payment Due Date: 1/21/22


INCLUDED IN PRICING:


  • Sightseeing as per itinerary (order of visits subject to change)
  • Government licensed English Speaking tour guide
  • Transportation in luxury a/c motorcoach throughout
  • Entrance fees including:
    • National Parks ticket- (Caesarea, Megiddo, Beit Shean, Herodion)
    • Hula Valley Nature Reserve
    • Kibbutz Visit
    • Dead Sea Beach
    • Genesis Land with short Camel Ride and Hebrew Hospitality
    • City of David
    • Davidson Center
    • Israel Museum
  • 7 Nights hotel accommodation at the below hotels
  • Meal arrangements: Half Board throughout. Beginning with dinner on day of arrival and ending Breakfast on day of departure
  • Israel Tour Welcome Kit: map, hat, backpack
  • Whispers system- highly recommend for use of groups of 15 and up
  • Dinner: Notre Dame Rooftop Restaurant on last evening

NOT INCLUDED IN PRICING:


  • CME Course Fee
  • Medical coverage & travel insurance
  • International and Domestic flights
  • Expenses of a personal nature
  • Lunches throughout
  • Tips to guide driver and hotel staff
  • Technical aids at the Meeting room (there will be an additional charge if necessary)
  • Any services not mentioned above

CANCELLATION:


  • In case of cancellation more than 1 month prior to arrival - no cancellation fee.
  • In case of cancellation less than 1 month prior to arrival - cancellation fee will depend on hotels' policy.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:


Pricing, Availability, and Itinerary subject to change.

Renaissance Hotel


Tel Aviv, Israel

While visiting the heart of Israel, pamper yourself at the Renaissance Tel Aviv Hotel - offering the best location directly on the beach and within easy access to business, shopping and entertainment. Located in the city center, our superb hotel in Tel Aviv is situated on the beach where you can sink into the warm white sand and Mediterranean Sea. Whether your trip is for business or leisure, we will make your stay relaxing and memorable. Your comfortable air-conditioned accommodation features a private balcony with fabulous views,well-lit work desk, wireless Internet, in-room safe and mini-bar. Before enjoying a hearty breakfast buffet, take a dip in the indoor swimming pool or rejuvenate yourself in the on-site fitness gym. After a long day of meetings or sightseeing, rest your eyes or relax with a good book on our sun deck. When planning a conference or social event, choose the Renaissance Tel Aviv Hotel. Our tradition of extraordinary service & attention to detail will make your perfect beach holiday.

Magdala Hotel


Galilee, Israel

The Magdala hotel is one of Israel?s newest and most uniquely situated hotels in the Galilee. Found in the recently discovered first century town of Magdala, at the shores of the Sea of Galilee, guests can experience an ambience of serenity, extraordinary natural beauty, and ancient history.



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Crowne Plaza Hotel


Jerusalem, Israel

In the upscale Givat Ram district, this high-end hotel next to the Jerusalem International Convention Center is a 10-minute walk from the HaTurim light rail station, and 8 km from the Mount of Olives. Unfussy, modern rooms feature flat-screen TVs, free Wi-Fi and desks. Upgraded rooms add minibars and coffeemakers, and some provide access to a lounge offering complimentary breakfast. Suites have living areas, while upgraded suites offer balconies. Room service is available 24/7. There's a refined restaurant, a casual lobby eatery and a bar. Other amenities include a gym, a plush spa and tennis courts, as well as an indoor pool and a playground.



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