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St Petersburg, Florida 33703
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Current Topics in Cardiology, Lipid Management, and Women's Health

7-Night Hawaii Cruise
Round-trip
November 25 - December 02, 2023
<em>NCL'S Pride of America</em>
NCL'S Pride of America

COURSE CREDITS & HOURS

14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
14 ACPE Credits
14.0 Contact Hours

COURSE FEES

$995 for Physicians, Attorneys, Psychologists, Pharmacists, & Dentists
$795 for Physician Assistants & Nurse Practitioners
$595 for Nurses, Students & Others

TARGET AUDIENCE

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

PROGRAM PURPOSE

  1. Update on Lipid Management in 2023: New non-statin tools in the new era
  2. Approach to Resistant Hypertension
  3. Diabetes: Multipronged approach to reducing cardiovascular risk
  4. Chronic Kidney Disease and cardiovascular risk: protecting the heart and the kidney
  5. Update on ASCVD Risk Estimation and the role of Coronary Artery Calcium (CAC) scoring
  6. Female specific risk factors that enhance women#*39;s cardiovascular risk throughout the lifespan
  7. Microvascular angina, coronary microvascular dysfunction and INOCA (ischemia with non-obstructive coronary arteries) – from diagnosis to treatment
  8. Obesity management -new pharmacological approaches
  9. Beyond LDL-cholesterol, assessing & addressing residual cardiovascular risk [inflammation, thrombosis, lipoprotein (a), cardiometabolic risk]
  10. The Mind-Heart-Body connection: psychological factors and their influence of cardiovascular health
  11. Aspirin in primary prevention – is there still a role?
  12. Cardio-obstetrics – approach to CV risk assessment, management, and prevention in pregnancy
  13. Polycystic ovary syndrome, a metabolic reproductive syndrome. From diagnosis, treatment, and addressing diabetes and cardiovascular risk
  14. Menopause - how menopause and menopausal hormone therapy impact women#*39;s cardiovascular health

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

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

Faculty

Erin D. Michos, MD, MHS, FACC, FAHA, FASE, FASPC

Erin D. Michos, MD, MHS, FACC, FAHA, FASE, FASPC

Director of Women Cardiovascular Health Research
Associate Director of Preventive Cardiology
Division of Cardiology
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Co-Editor in Chief
American Journal of Preventive Cardiology

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 14 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 14 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 14 hours of pharmacy continuing education credit.

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PORTS OF CALL

NCL'S Pride of America

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

Balcony

Mid-Ship Balcony Stateroom, BA Mid-Ship Balcony Stateroom (BA)
These Mid-Ship Balcony Staterooms are located on a middle deck and offer easy access to great restaurants, activities and more. This stateroom includes two lower beds that convert to a queen-size bed, a convertible sofa to accommodate more, a sitting area and balcony with fantastic views. Stateroom: 178 sq. ft. Balcony: 40 sq. ft. 
$2,708.16

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We always check for available promos and discounts when you are ready to book and will offer you the best price.
Aft-Facing Large Balcony, B1 Balcony Aft-Facing Large Balcony (B1)
The aft-facing balcony offers truly incredible views and a great way to feel the ocean breeze. They include two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed, a sitting area with a single sofa and floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a large private balcony. Stateroom: 227-233 sq. ft. Balcony: 89-95 sq. ft.
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Family Balcony, B2 Balcony Family Balcony (B2)
These staterooms are great family accommodations. Bring the family and spread out in comfort. Features two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and a convertible sofa, as well as a sitting area and floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony. Stateroom: 178 sq. ft. Balcony: 40 sq. ft.
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800-422-0711
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Family Balcony, B3 Balcony Family Balcony (B3)
These staterooms are great family accommodations. Bring the family and spread out in comfort. Features two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and a convertible sofa, as well as a sitting area and floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony. Stateroom: 178 sq. ft. Balcony: 40 sq. ft.
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Large Balcony Stateroom, B6 Balcony Large Balcony Stateroom (B6)
Two lower beds that convert to a queen-size bed and a sofa bed. The large balcony offers incredible views. Stateroom: 217-233 sq. ft. Balcony: 79-95 sq. ft.
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Large Balcony Stateroom, B7 Balcony Large Balcony Stateroom (B7)
Two lower beds that convert to a queen-size bed and a sofa bed. The large balcony offers incredible views. Stateroom: 217-233 sq. ft. Balcony: 79-95 sq. ft.
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800-422-0711
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Mid-Ship Balcony Stateroom, BB Balcony Mid-Ship Balcony Stateroom (BB)
These Mid-Ship Balcony Staterooms are located on a middle deck and offer easy access to great restaurants, activities and more. This stateroom includes two lower beds that convert to a queen-size bed, a convertible sofa to accommodate more, a sitting area and balcony with fantastic views. Stateroom: 178 sq. ft. Balcony: 40 sq. ft.
Call
800-422-0711
for Pricing
Balcony Stateroom, BC Balcony Balcony Stateroom (BC)
These balcony staterooms are located either forward or aft. They include two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed, a sitting area and floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony with amazing views. Stateroom: 178 sq. ft. Balcony: 40 sq. ft.
Call
800-422-0711
for Pricing
Balcony Stateroom, BD Balcony Balcony Stateroom (BD)
These balcony staterooms are located either forward or aft. They include two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed, a sitting area and floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony with amazing views. Stateroom: 178 sq. ft. Balcony: 40 sq. ft.
Call
800-422-0711
for Pricing
Balcony Stateroom, BE Balcony Balcony Stateroom (BE)
These balcony staterooms are located either forward or aft. They include two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed, a sitting area and floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony with amazing views. Stateroom: 178 sq. ft. Balcony: 40 sq. ft.
Call
800-422-0711
for Pricing
Balcony Stateroom, BF Balcony Balcony Stateroom (BF)
These balcony staterooms are located either forward or aft. They include two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed, a sitting area and floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony with amazing views. Stateroom: 178 sq. ft. Balcony: 40 sq. ft.
Call
800-422-0711
for Pricing

Outside

Obstructed Oceanview, OK Obstructed Oceanview (OK)
These staterooms combine comfort and value. They include two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed, additional bedding to accommodate more and a picture window with an obstructed view. Stateroom: 144 sq. ft. 
$2,049.17

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We always check for available promos and discounts when you are ready to book and will offer you the best price.
Family Oceanview Picture Window, O1 Outside Family Oceanview Picture Window (O1)
Oceanview Staterooms have plenty of room for the family with two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed, plus two pull down beds. Not to mention the incredible views from the large picture window. Stateroom: 144 sq. ft.
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Mid-Ship Oceanview with Picture Window, OA Outside Mid-Ship Oceanview with Picture Window (OA)
These Oceanview Staterooms have two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed as well as two pull down beds. Because they are mid-ship, you'll have easy access to everything on board. Plus an incredible view from the big picture window. Stateroom: 144 sq. ft.
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800-422-0711
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Mid-Ship Oceanview with Picture Window, OC Outside Mid-Ship Oceanview with Picture Window (OC)
These Oceanview Staterooms have two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed as well as two pull down beds. Because they are mid-ship, you'll have easy access to everything on board. Plus an incredible view from the big picture window. Stateroom: 144 sq. ft.
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800-422-0711
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Inside

Mid-Ship Inside Stateroom, IA Mid-Ship Inside Stateroom (IA)
These staterooms contain two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and additional bedding in some to accommodate more guests. And because they are mid-ship, you'll have easy access to all the exciting activities and delicious dining options on board. Stateroom: 132 sq. ft. 
$1,954.97

We are your agent!

We always check for available promos and discounts when you are ready to book and will offer you the best price.
Family Inside, I1 Inside Family Inside (I1)
Pride of America's Inside Staterooms are a great way for the whole family to cruise. With room for up to four guests these staterooms offer two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed as well as pull down beds to accommodate two more. Stateroom: 132-139 sq. ft.
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800-422-0711
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Inside Stateroom, IB Inside Inside Stateroom (IB)
An Inside stateroom is the most affordable way for you to cruise. These staterooms have two pull-down beds and two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed. Stateroom: 132-134 sq. ft.
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800-422-0711
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Inside Stateroom, IC Inside Inside Stateroom (IC)
An Inside stateroom is the most affordable way for you to cruise. These staterooms have two pull-down beds and two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed. Stateroom: 132-134 sq. ft.
Call
800-422-0711
for Pricing
Inside Stateroom, ID Inside Inside Stateroom (ID)
An Inside stateroom is the most affordable way for you to cruise. These staterooms have two pull-down beds and two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed. Stateroom: 132-134 sq. ft.
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800-422-0711
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Fares posted are the rate per person, are based on Double Occupancy of stateroom and are subject to change.

Fares above include Port taxes and Hawaiian GET taxes (these vary by stateroom category but average $258.35 p/p).

Deposit $450 per person

* 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.


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