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Emergency Medicine & The Psychology of Stress and Trauma

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May
25
May 25 - Jun 01 - Seattle
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Topics in Emergency Medicine & The Psychology of Stress and Trauma in Patients and Providers

7-Night Alaska Cruise Conference
Round-trip Seattle, Washington
May 25 - June 01, 2018

Royal Caribbean's Marvelous Explorer of the Seas
Royal Caribbean's Explorer of the Seas

14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
14 Contact Hours

Course Fees:
$895 for Physicians, Attorneys, Psychologists & Doctors of Pharmacy
$695 for Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners
$495 Nurses, Residents, Students & Others

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

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.
Target Audience
Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants
Program Purpose / Objectives
Topics:
  1. The neuropsychology of trauma
    • Understand how trauma affects the brain and shapes us. Understand right brain trauma vs left brain trauma
  2. The definition of trauma across the DSM and other definitions
    • Understand the differences between sensory and informational trauma as well as the more nuanced understanding of the various types of trauma (transgenerational, relational, attachment, developmental, complex, PTSD, vicarious, betrayal, institutional)
  3. Betrayal trauma in Medicine
    • Understand what is betrayal trauma and how this can play out in a medical environment, institutionally and individually
  4. What is trauma informed care and who can deliver it
    • Understand the origins of this term (TIC) and how it is applied in practice
  5. Delivering trauma informed care with all of ourselves
    • To understand the effects on the body of trauma, and how we must engage with our bodies and not just minds in delivering trauma treatment
  6. Self care for relational and vicarious trauma
    • To understand better the effect of facing trauma in our workplace, acknowledging and dealing with its impact responsibly and ethically
  7. "Physician heal thyself"....how do we do this?
    • What are the practical and responsible ways to deliver care in the trauma field
Additional topics under development
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.
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Emergency Medicine & The Psychology of Stress and Trauma

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May
25
May 25 - Jun 01 - Seattle
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.
Faculty
Vicki Gordon, PhD

Dr. Vicki Gordon ,OAM, is a clinical and forensic psychologist, working in both the Children's and Family Courts as well as a Private Practice for the past 25 years. Her special areas of interest include Asperger's syndrome, holocaust trauma, vicarious trauma and its transmission, and child sexual abuse. More recently she has been studying the effects of trauma on professionals and how we might work with it.

A further interest for Dr. Gordon has been providing Critical Incident Debriefing for those effected by trauma in her Jewish community in Australia.

In 2010 Vicki received an Order of Australia medal from the Governor General of the Commonwealth, for service to the community of Victoria through roles with a range of Jewish organisations.

Jason W. Wilson, MD, MA, FACEP
Associate Facility Medical Director, Tampa General Hospital at TEAMHealth
Affiliate Assistant Professor, Core Faculty Member, Research Director
Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
Medical Director, Office of Clinical Research, Tampa General Hospital

Dr. Wilson is a board certified emergency medicine physician. He serves as at the Associate Facility Medical Director at Tampa General Hospital, a TEAMhealth location and a level 1 trauma center with an academic teaching program associated with the Morsani College of Medicine at the University of South Florida where he is an affiliate assistant professor and core faculty member.

Dr. Wilson has presented at over 10 national conferences and has published numerous articles. He serves as the research director for the division of emergency medicine as well as the Medical Director for the Office of Clinical Research at Tampa General Hospital. His interests blood borne viruses and evolution of treatment strategies in HIV and HCV treatment in the ED, non-vitamin K oral anticoagulants as well as management of bleeding emergencies, atrial fibrillation and VTE as well as the operationalization of new research findings into hospital pathways and best practices.

In addition, Dr. Wilson is interested in primary care sports medicine and the treatment of common musculoskeletal complaints in the ED. He serves as a team emergency medicine physician with the NHL and NFL and covers NCAA events.
Accreditation

Accredited Continuing Medical Education 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 Credits™. Each physician should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


ANCC Accredited Continuing Nursing Education
Continuing Education, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

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 Credits™ as needed.
Pharmacology credits are identified on individual activities.

Physician Assistants: AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME.

Canadian Physicians: This activity is eligible for Section 1 credits in the Royal College’s Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program . Participants must log into MAINPORT to claim this 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.

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
DATE PORT OF CALL ARRIVE DEPART
Fri May 25 Seattle, Washington
- 4:00 pm
Sat May 26 *At Sea
- -
Sun May 27 Alaska Inside Passage
Scenic cruising
- -
Sun May 27 Juneau, Alaska
12:00 pm 9:00 pm
Mon May 28 Skagway, Alaska
7:00 am 8:30 pm
Tue May 29 Tracy Arm Fjord, Alaska
Scenic cruising
7:00 am 12:00 pm
Wed May 30 *At Sea
- -
Thu May 31 Victoria, British Columbia
9:00 am 6:00 pm
Fri Jun 01 Seattle, Washington
6:00 am -
*Tentative course schedule, actual class times may differ.
Ports of Call
Inside Passage - This is one of the most famously beautiful passages in all the world. It features virtually everything you came to Alaska hoping to see, including rain forests, glaciers, fjords and white-capped peaks. All of which create a setting that's perfect for viewing whales and sea lions.
Juneau, Alaska - In Alaska's capital, taste salmon baked over an alderwood fire, pan for gold, flightsee the Juneau Ice Field, and walk right up to the Mendenhall Glacier.
Seattle, Washington - The Emerald City of the Pacific Northwest. In Seattle, stroll the bustling waterfront, visit the Space Needle, sample a local microbrew, a glass of Washington wine and world-famous coffee.
Skagway, Alaska - A frontier town perfectly preserved as the Klondike Gold Rush National Historic Park. Gateway to the Trail of '98, which you may explore by helicopter or vintage railcar. Port tips from our blog
Tracy Arm Fjord, Alaska - Amidst the pure silence, you'll sail past translucent blue icebergs silhouetted against a most dramatic backdrop of waterfall-laced rock walls ascending thousands of feet into the sky. This classic fjord, Tracy Arm extends over 30 miles and once seen, it is never to be forgotten.
Victoria, British Columbia - Stroll through the charming downtown of this very British city, with its double-decker buses, turreted castles, fine British woolens, tea and china. Or, just outside the city, visit the lush flora and fauna of Butchart Gardens.

Our staff can assist you with all your travel arrangements.

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.

Explorer of the Seas

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.
Cruise Pricing

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

STATEROOM DETAILS
PRICING
PER PERSON
Junior Suite with Balcony (J4) - Two twin beds (can convert to Queen). Private bathroom with tub, sitting area with table and sofa. Each stateroom also has its own flat-screen television, thermostat controlled air-conditioning, internet access, direct-dial telephone, radio, mini bar, individual safe, and 24 hour room service.
264 Sq. Ft., balcony 75 Sq. Ft.
$2,621
OceanView Stateroom with Balcony (3B) Triple - Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size), private balcony, sitting area, and a private bathroom. 164 Sq. Ft., balcony 51 Sq. Ft.
$2,092
1st & 2nd person

$735
3rd person
OceanView Stateroom with Balcony (6B) - Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size), private balcony, sitting area, and a private bathroom. 164 Sq. Ft., balcony 51 Sq. Ft.
$1,314
OceanView Stateroom (3N) Triple -Two twin beds (can convert Queen), private bathroom and sitting area. 160 Sq. Ft.
$1,178
1st & 2nd person

$450
3rd & 4th person
Interior Stateroom (3V) Triple- Two twin beds (can convert Queen), private bathroom and sitting area. 150 Sq. Ft.
$835
1st & 2nd person

$378
3rd person
Interior Stateroom (6V) - Two twin beds (can convert Queen), private bathroom and sitting area. 150 Sq. Ft.
$494
Prices are Per Person based on Double Occupancy . Prices are subject to change.
Port charges and taxes $431.09
Deposit: $250 per person
Cancellation Policies vary by cruise line, destination and sailing date.
Please check with one of our cruise consultant for policies applicable to this cruise.
Important Note: Not all staterooms within each category have the same furniture configuration and/or facilities. Appropriate symbols within the rooms on the deck plans describe differences from the stateroom descriptions . All information is subject to change.
* 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.
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.

TravelSafe.comPlease visit TravelSafe.com for travel insurance information.

Cruise Line cancellation policies are strictly enforced. For that reason, we urge all of our travelers to carefully consider whether travel insurance is a good value for them.

Certainly, if you have reason to think that "something might come up" that might force you to cancel, travel insurance is worth the cost of the premium. Examples we've seen in the past include ill or frail family members and changes in employment causing relocation.

If travel insurance is the right choice for you, we recommend TravelSafe. To visit their site and explore your options click here or on the link above; this link allows you to price out the insurance plan you prefer. The cruise lines also offer travel insurance and we'd be happy to help you go that route if you'd prefer. The cruise lines also offer travel insurance and we'd be happy to help you go that route if you'd prefer.

What Our Travel Insurance Can Cover:

  • Trip Cancellation & Interruption
  • Baggage/Personal Effects Loss & Dealy
  • Missed Connection
  • Medical Expense/Emergency Evacuation
  • Non-Medical Emergency Evacuation
  • Accidental Death
  • On-Call 24 Hour Assistance Services
  • Some plans even include cancel for any reason

before you cruise

The Paramount Hotel



724 Pine Street
Seattle, WA 98101 US

If you're looking to enhance your cruise vacation from Seattle, Washington, come in a day early and stay at The Paramount Hotel .
Not sure what to see in Seattle? Top Activities:
  • Morning Tour of Boeing Factory, the world's number one aerospace company
  • Seattle in one day: Sightseeing Tour including Space Needle and Pike Place Market
  • Mt Rainier Day Tour from Seattle
  • Snoqualmie Falls and Seattle Winery Tour


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Ask your CEI agent for details and availability.