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Family Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, and Critical Care

7-Night Alaska Dawes Glacier Cruise
Round-trip Seattle, Washington
September 03, 2021 - 10, 2021

This conference has already sailed, but that doesn't mean you have to miss the boat! Click here to see our complete schedule of upcoming programs.

<em>Celebrity Millennium</em>
Celebrity Millennium

COURSE CREDITS & HOURS

16 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
16 ACPE Credits
16.0 Contact Hours

COURSE FEES

$995.00 for Physicians, Psychiatrists, Pharmacists, & Attorneys
$750.00 for Physician Assistants & Nurse Practitioners
$595.00 for Nurses, Students & Others

TARGET AUDIENCE

Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacists

PROGRAM PURPOSE

Program Purpose Clinical need to master clinical competence in commonly encountered problems presenting in primary and urgent care settings. They should learn all current guidelines and recommendations for treatment and apply the latest USPSTF recommendations for prevention. Providers should adapt their practices to evidence-based medicine.

Topics and Objectives
  1. Evidence-based Medicine: What NOT to do!
    • Adapt the Choosing Wisely campaign recommendations into daily practice
  2. Disease Prevention Update: Part 1: The Latest Guidelines and Recommendations
    • Recite that latest USPSTF prevention guidelines and recommendations for the leading causes of death
  3. Disease Prevention Update: Part 2: The Latest Guidelines and Recommendation
    • Recite that latest USPSTF prevention guidelines and recommendations for the leading causes of death
  4. Upper Respiratory Tract Infections Update and Vertigo
    • Manage common URI encountered in outpatient practice and urgent care settings
  5. My Child has a Rash!
    • Distinguish among the common skin rashes in children for accurate diagnoses
  6. Common Fungal Skin Infections: Can You Take a Look at This, Doc?
    • Compare prescribing considerations for treatment of commonly encountered fungal conditions
  7. Abdominal Pain: When to Call the Surgeon
    • Recognize the signs and symptoms of intra-abdominal conditions requiring surgical intervention

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

PLEASE NOTE: To attend the conference or participate in conference events, participants, their families, and guests must book their cruise within the CEI meeting group through Continuing Education, Inc. This ensures our company can provide conference services and complimentary social amenities to all meeting participants and their guests. Thank you for your cooperation.

Register your interest and receive a full quote at 800-422-0711 (US/Can) or direct/int'l tel: +1-727-526-1571 or register online.

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

Shawn K. Conner, MD

Shawn K. Conner, MD

Board Certified in Family Medicine, 2013-2023
Active Medical Staff, Genesys Regional Medical Center, Grand Blanc, MI
Full-time Private Medical Practice, Clarkston, MI
Medical Doctor, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI
Assistant Clinical Professor, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI
Assistant Clinical Professor, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, East Lansing, MI
Faculty, American Academy of Family Physicians

Dr. Shawn K. Conner is a private practice Family Physician in the northern suburbs of Detroit, Michigan. He completed medical school at Wayne State University in Detroit and attended residency at Genesys Regional Medical Center near Flint, Michigan. He started a solo Family Medicine practice from scratch in the area where he grew up, and has been in practice there for almost 20 years. 

Dr. Conner places a strong emphasis on the personal relationships he establishes with his patients, and in 2013 he was voted as "Best of the Best" Primary Care Doctor in Oakland County, Michigan. His office has been recognized as a Patient Centered Medical Home since the program inception. Dr. Conner greatly values education, and teaches medical students from both Wayne State University in Detroit as well as Michigan State University in East Lansing. He also serves as faculty for the American Academy of Family Physicians where he teaches other primary care providers at medical conferences across the country.

Dr. Conner has practice interests in Dermatology, Upper Respiratory, and Preventive Health. He is actively involved in his community, serving on the local Corridor Improvement Authority, and he serves as an assistant coach on an adult soccer team.

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 16 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 16 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 Credits TM 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.

ROYAL COLLEGE MOC

 

College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC)
The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) has a reciprocal credit reporting agreement with the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP). Prescribed credits can be claimed as the equivalent number of certified credits, and Elective credits can be claimed as the equivalent number of non-certified credits.

Members of the CFPC may claim up to 50 credits per five-year cycle from Physician's Recognition Award (PRA) Category 1 credits. Any additional credits are eligible as non-certified credits.

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education


Credit Designation for Pharmacists: This knowledge-based activity is approved for 16 hours of pharmacy continuing education credit.

ITINERARY

DATE PORT OF CALL ARRIVE DEPART
Fri Sep 03 Seattle, Washington
- 4:00 pm
Sat Sep 04 *At Sea - Cruising
Lectures 8:00am - 12 Noon; 1:00pm - 5:00pm
- -
Sun Sep 05 Ketchikan, Alaska
7:00 am 4:00 pm
Mon Sep 06 Endicott Arm & Dawes Glacier
Lectures: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
5:30 am 10:00 am
Mon Sep 06 Juneau, Alaska
1:00 pm 10:00 pm
Tue Sep 07 Skagway, Alaska
7:00 am 9:00 pm
Tue Sep 07 Alaska Inside Passage
9:30 pm 11:59 pm
Wed Sep 08 *At Sea - Cruising
Lectures: 8:00am - 12 Noon
- -
Thu Sep 09 *At Sea - Cruising
- -
Fri Sep 10 Seattle, Washington
6:00 am -
*Tentative course schedule, actual class times may differ.
Itinerary

PORTS OF CALL

Seattle, Washington - Sailing out on a cruise from Seattle? Make sure you spend a few a days in the beautiful Emerald City. If you’re a nature lover, this jewel in the Pacific Northwest is the perfect place for you to explore ahead of your cruise vacation. Though it offers plenty of metropolitan delights — think great restaurants, bars, a ton of shopping and lots (and lots) of hip coffee shops — Seattle is a big city with a wild, great-outdoors soul. It’s surrounded by ancient forests, sprawling public parks and, of course, the misty Puget Sound, where you can slow-moving tugboats, sleek kayaks and the occasional pod of whales. Head to Discovery Park for beautiful views of the Olympic and Cascade mountain ranges or visit the Olympic Sculpture Park near Elliott Bay. And if you’re craving a drink and a tasty bite to eat, head to one of Seattle’s many rooftop bars and take advantage of those extra-long northern summer days while you sip local brews and expertly crafted cocktails.

At Sea - Cruising - Cruising

Ketchikan, Alaska - Ketchikan sits at the southern end of Alaska’s Inside Passage— a gateway to the wild landscapes and seascapes of Misty Fjords National Monument. The canned salmon capital of the world, it’s a hub for fishing and outdoor sports. It’s also home to three tribes of Northwest Coast Indians, making it a great place to get a taste for the local culture. You’ll see it in the colorful, hand-carved totems that line the city’s streets and parks, and in the unique stilted homes that cling to Deer Mountain’s slopes. If you want to get up close and personal with nature, venture into the Tongass National Forest, the largest in the United States. Or head to Ketchikan Creek Waterfall for amazing views of downtown Ketchikan and a glimpse at the yearly salmon runs.

Endicott Arm & Dawes Glacier - One of Alaska's lesser-known gems, Endicott Arm Fjord marks the southern edge of Fords Terror Wilderness area. As you drift through its 30 -mile-long stretch, you can't help but be awed by the sorrounding granite cliffs, mountain valleys and dozens of gushing waterfalls. Drifting icebergs, deep blue waters and a spectacular tidewater glacier only add to this natural spectacle's appeal.

Skagway, Alaska - The tiny town of Skagway still looks like it did during the Klondike Gold Rush over 100 years ago— and today it remains an outpost for thrilling Alaskan adventure. An old-time street car ride along bustling Broadway Street reveals well-preserved buildings, including the state’s oldest hotel. You can see engraved walrus tusks at the Corrington Museum, or get lost in riveting historical reenactments around town. If outdoor adventure is more your thing, there are plenty of ways to amp up the adrenaline, from sledding with Alaskan Huskies on Laughton Glacier to rafting Lynn Canal, the longest fjord in North America.

Juneau, Alaska - The Emerald City of the Pacific Northwest, Seattle is one of America's most vibrant cities. Stroll its bustling waterfront (including Pike Place Market), visit the Space Needle, and find a great coffee-shop to enjoy in this coffee-loving city (the home of Starbucks). One of America's tech centers (Amazon and Microsoft are both headquartered here), the city is abuzz with the interesting people attracted to the opportunities to be found there. There is more than enough to see and do here to keep you busy for a day or two. If you have a little extra time, Seattle is a great place to visit.

Alaska Inside Passage - You can’t get to Juneau easily without a sprint by air or by sea. But once you arrive you’ll find majestic views and rich culture in every corner. With its snowcapped mountains, misty rainforests, massive glaciers and bounty of wildlife, Alaska’s remote state capital is the perfect place to dive into nature. Framed by Mount Juneau and Mount Roberts, the city’s picturesque downtown area offers centuries-old bars, boutique shops and historic landmarks. For a taste of the local culture, visit the historic district and the Alaska State Museum. And for outdoor thrills, you can take your pick of activities ranging from whale watching in Auke Bay Harbor to tundra trekking over Mendenhall Glacier, and even try your hand at gold panning in Last Chance Basin.

Celebrity Millennium

PLEASE NOTE: To attend the conference or participate in conference events, participants, their families, and guests must book their cruise within the CEI meeting group through Continuing Education, Inc. This ensures our company can provide conference services and complimentary social amenities to all meeting participants and their guests. Thank you for your cooperation.

Register your interest and receive a full quote at 800-422-0711 (US/Can) or direct/int'l tel: +1-727-526-1571 or by registering online.
STATEROOM DETAILS
PRICING PER PERSON

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

Suite/Deluxe

Penthouse Suite, PS Penthouse Suite (PS)
Welcome to the epitome of luxury at sea — the Penthouse Suite. This suite is a palatial sanctuary designed for the discerning traveler. The expansive living area is adorned with sumptuous furnishings, a grand dining table, and a myriad of seating options, perfect for intimate gatherings or pure relaxation. As a Penthouse guest, you'll benefit from almost every conceivable amenity, from access to premium restaurants and a dedicated personal butler to Premium Drink and Wi-Fi packages. Naturally, you'll also enjoy all the exclusive suite benefits, including Luminae restaurant, The Retreat Sundeck, and Lounge. The magnificence of the Penthouse Suite extends outdoors with a sprawling aft veranda, offering a dining area, hot tub, and panoramic views that will etch memories for a lifetime. Your dedicated team, inclusive of attendants, concierges, and your Personal Retreat Host, will go above and beyond, making every whim a reality. 1,378 sq ft. with 197 sq ft. veranda. 
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Royal Suite, RS Royal Suite (RS)
Step into luxury with the Royal Suite, where every detail reflects an unparalleled sense of luxury. This spacious haven boasts a lavish bedroom complemented by a generous walk-in closet. The bathroom, adorned with a rejuvenating jacuzzi jet tub and dual sinks, exudes pure elegance. As you unwind on your expansive veranda, treat yourself to a private hot-tub experience under the stars. Like all suites, you'll indulge in exclusive access to Luminae restaurant, The Retreat Sundeck, and Lounge. Your dedicated team, including attendants, concierges, and your Personal Retreat Host, ensures that every moment is tailored to your utmost comfort. 687 sq ft. with 72 sq ft. veranda. 
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Aqua Sky Suite, AS Suite/Deluxe Aqua Sky Suite (AS)
The Aqua Sky Suite combines the wellness-focused benefits of AquaClass with the luxurious benefits of suites. You’ll enjoy benefits such as exclusive access to Luminae restaurant, as well as The Retreat Sundeck and Lounge, which rival any high-end resort. You’ll also enjoy unlimited access to the Persian Garden Thermal Suite, priority Spa reservations, in-room fitness amenities, bathrobes, slippers, included Premium drinks, Wi-Fi, Gratuities, and much more. These suites have a king-sized bed that faces the floor-to-ceiling window and sliding glass door leading to your private balcony. 319 sq ft. with 79 sq ft. veranda.
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Celebrity Suite, CS Suite/Deluxe Celebrity Suite (CS)
The Celebrity Suite is a luxurious, two-room suite featuring a large living area with floor-to-ceiling panoramic windows, a private veranda, and all the usual suite benefits. You’ll enjoy benefits such as exclusive access to Luminae restaurant, as well as The Retreat Sundeck and Lounge, which rival any high-end resort. Your dedicated team of attendants, concierges, and your Personal Retreat Host will do everything to ensure you never have to lift a finger on vacation. 406 sq ft. with 51 sq ft. veranda.
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Sky Suite, S1 Suite/Deluxe Sky Suite (S1)
The Sky Suite offers a blend of expansive views and intimate luxury. You’ll enjoy benefits such as exclusive access to Luminae restaurant, as well as The Retreat Sundeck and Lounge, which rival any high-end resort. Your dedicated team of attendants, concierges, and your Personal Retreat Host will do everything to ensure you never have to lift a finger on vacation. These suites have a king-sized bed that faces the floor-to-ceiling window and sliding glass door leading to your private balcony. 319 sq ft. with 79 sq ft. veranda.
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Port Charges, Taxes & Fees $468.89 per person.
Deposit $250.00 per person

Cruise pricing is presented per person, based double occupancy of the stateroom, per standard industry practice. Pricing presented above is listed accordingly to allow easy comparison for the stateroom categories displayed. Our agents always provide 'total cost' pricing disclosing all particulars before you make any commitment.

3rd/4th in Stateroom - Please call to secure the best possible pricing

COMPETITIVE PRICING PROMISE: We will match any price currently offered by the cruise line; this promise includes their short-term, promotional rates. As a value-added organizer of meetings at sea, however, we do not seek to compete with 'cruise discounters,' 'travel clubs,' or 'distressed inventory' sales operations.
PRICING SUBJECT TO CHANGE: Market Rates offered directly by the cruise line and quoted by our agents are also subject to change at any time prior to depositing on your stateroom. Those rates are capacity and revenue controlled and can be withdrawn without notice.
CANCELLATION PENALTY POLICY WILL APPLY: We recommend Travel Insurance to protect your investment from unexpected, late cancellations.
Cruise Cancellation Policy:Late Cancellation policies vary by cruise line, itinerary and length of cruise. When reserving your stateroom, please congirm the policy applicable to this cruise with one of our agents.
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
FUEL SUPPLEMENT: During periods of unusual oil price volatility, cruiselines may implement a fuel surcharge at any time prior to sailing.

Chubb Travel Protection Overview

Please note, this insurance protection is available to the residents of the United States only,
that coverage limits are per person and that limits can vary by State.

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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after you cruise

The Paramount Hotel Seattle

724 Pine Street
Seattle, WA 98101 US

This Boutique Hotel is perfectly situated in the heart of downtown Seattle only minutes from the city's greatest treasures and within walking distance to everything our vibrant city offers such as Pike Place Market and Waterfront, Space Needle, Westlake Center, Washington State Convention Center and Paramount Theater; you can also enjoy world class dining, entertainment and shopping within a few blocks. The Paramount Hotel-Seattle offers travelers a relaxing retreat among the buzz of downtown Seattle.

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT: Check-in time is any time after 4:00 PM. Guests arriving before 4:00 PM will be accommodated, as room become available. Checkout time is 12:00 PM. We request that guests attending functions on the day of departure check out before 12:00 PM.

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