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Norway from Amsterdam - Palliative Care, Pain Mgmt & Sports Med

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Aug
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Aug 20 - Aug 27 - Amsterdam
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Topics in Palliative Care, Pain Management and
Sports Medicine for PCPs

7-Night Viking Sagas,
Round-trip Amsterdam, The Netherlands
August 20 - 27, 2017

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.

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

Course Fees:
$895 for Physicians, Attorneys, Psychologists, Doctors of Pharmacy & Dentists
$695 for Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners
$495 Nurses & 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, Physician Assistants, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners
Program Purpose / Objectives
Sports Medicine topics:
  1. Upper Extremity Exam and Common Injuries
    As a result of this activity, participants should be able to:
    • Improve physical exam skills regarding the upper extremity
    • Recognize and apply treatment options for upper extremity injuries.
    • Broaden differential diagnosis.
  2. Lower Extremity Exam and Common Injuries
    As a result of this activity, participants should be able to:
    • Improve physical exam skills regarding the lower extremity
    • Recognize and apply treatment options for lower extremity injuries.
    • Broaden differential diagnosis.
  3. Exercise Prescription
    As a result of this activity, participants should be able to:
    • Describe general exercise guidelines for adults
    • Describe general exercise guidelines for children
    • Describe exercise guidelines in specific populations
  4. Regenerative Medicine
    As a result of this activity, participants should be able to:
    • Define regenerative medicine.
    • Understand differences between platelet rich plasma and stem cell therapies
    • List current applications in sports medicine
  5. Pre-Participation Exam
    As a result of this activity, participants should be able to:
    • Apply latest guidelines for sport participation clearance
    • Recognize controversies regarding use of EKGs and labs
    • Describe optimal timing and setting of PPE
  6. Musculoskeletal Injections
    As a result of this activity, participants should be able to:
    • Describe indications and contraindications for joint injections
    • Apply appropriate technique for upper extremity injection
    • Apply appropriate technique for lower extremity injection
  7. Concussion in Sport
    As a result of this activity, participants should be able to:
    • Describe the mechanism, signs and symptoms of concussion.
    • Apply the latest consensus guidelines of treatment and return to play for an athlete with a concussion.
    • Be aware of respective state laws regarding concussion and return to play criteria.
Palliative Care Topics:
  1. Relationship centered care communication
  2. Sepsis 2017/C. Difficile diagnosis and management update
  3. Palliative Care update
  4. Pain Management 101
  5. Pain Management in the age of Diversion
  6. Case studies in Biomedical ethics
  7. Multi-modal pain control
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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Norway from Amsterdam - Palliative Care, Pain Mgmt & Sports Med

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Aug
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Aug 20 - Aug 27 - Amsterdam
Questions? Call us at 800-422-0711.
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Faculty
David Weiland, Jr, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Largo Medical Center
HCA West Florida; Largo, Florida

Dr. David Weiland is a graduate of Amherst College and Columbia University and serves as Vice President of Medical Affairs at Bayfront Medical Center in St. Petersburg, Florida. At Bayfront, he works closely with the medical staff where he combines physician feedback with strategy, technology and innovation to set standards in hospital-based care.

He has more than a decade of experience as a medical educator, formerly serving as assistant director of Bayfront's Family Practice Residency Program. He also served as the Medical Director for the Suncoast Hospice in Pinellas County Florida.

He completed his medical training at the University of South Florida and served as Chief Resident of internal medicine before entering private practice in 1992. He continues to present and publish nationally on a series of Palliative Care and other medical issues.

He is board certified in both Internal Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Medicine. Recently, he has promoted the integration of palliative care consult services into Pinellas county community hospitals to increase the access of pain and symptom management services to those struggling with chronic life threatening illnesses.

Daniel Montero, MD,FAAFP, CAQ Sports Medicine
Instructor of Orthopedics, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Consultant, Departments of Family Medicine and Orthopedics, Mayo Clinic Florida, Jacksonville, Florida.

Dr. Montero graduated from the University of Virginia in 1993 and Eastern Virginia Medical School in 1998. He completed his Family Medicine residency at Mayo Clinic Florida, followed by a Sports Medicine Fellowship at the Ohio State University.

Dr. Montero first practiced both sports medicine and primary care in his native Virginia before returning to Mayo Clinic Florida. He has worked with athletes of all ages and skill levels, including amateurs and professionals; college and Olympic.

Dr. Montero currently serves as a Consultant in both the Department of Orthopedics and Family Medicine and works in the Department of Orthopedics at Mayo Clinic Florida.

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 aanpcert.org/ptistore/control/recert/ce_opps.
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
Sun Aug 20 Amsterdam, The Netherlands
- 4:00 pm
Mon Aug 21 *At Sea
- -
Tue Aug 22 Flam, Norway
8:00 am 6:00 pm
Tue Aug 22 Scenic cruising Sognefjord
- -
Wed Aug 23 Stavanger, Norway
9:00 am 6:00 pm
Thu Aug 24 Kristiansand, Norway
8:00 am 5:00 pm
Fri Aug 25 Scenic cruising Oslo Fjord
- -
Fri Aug 25 Oslo, Norway
8:00 am 6:00 pm
Sat Aug 26 *At Sea
- -
Sun Aug 27 Amsterdam, The Netherlands
7:00 am -
*Tentative course schedule, actual class times may differ.
Ports of Call
Amsterdam, The Netherlands - Here in Amsterdam, you can decide whether the real masterpieces are the gabled houses that flank graceful canals, or the van Goghs, Rembrandts and Vermeers that cover the walls of the city's grand museums.
Flam, Norway - Cruise Sognefjord, King of the Fjords, and take a thrilling, cliff-hanger train ride from sea level to the lofty mountain heights above. Villages and terraced farms perch on the slopes above dramatic waterways.

Currently, there are no shore excursions available in Flam, Norway.
Kristiansand, Norway - Kristiansand is the largest city in Southern Norway. Kristiansand is a family destinations, focusing in activities and attractions for families, one of the largest is Dyreparken, a gigantic zoo and amusement park which celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2016.
Oslo, Norway - At the head of Oslofjord, Norway's handsome capital awaits. Inspect Thor Heyerdahl's raft Kon Tiki. Watch the changing of the palace guard. Ferry to the open-air Folke Museum with its 12th-century stave church.
Stavanger, Norway - Stroll cobbled lanes in the Old Quarter, restored thanks to North Sea oil money. Feeling fearless? Cruise Lysefjord to sail under Prekestolen (Pulpit Rock), a huge cube that looms 1500 feet above your boat.

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.

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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

STATEROOMS DETAILS
PRICING
PER PERSON
Pinnacle Suite (PS)Step into a private haven characterized by light, space and elegance. Our interior designer, guided by guest feedback, was given the freedom to completely reimagine staterooms aboard. The result: welcome modern touches such as bedside USB ports and frameless shower glass doors, as well as luxe appointments like customized wooden cabinetry. Bedroom with 1 king-size bed, oversize whirlpool bath & shower & additional shower stall, living room, dining room, dressing room, private verandah with whirlpool, pantry, 1 sofa bed for 2 persons, microwave, refrigerator, guest toilet, private stereo system, floor-to-ceiling windows.
Approximately 1357 sq. ft. including verandah.

PINNACLE SUITE AMENITIES INCLUDE:
  • Use of the exclusive Neptune Lounge and personal concierge service; complimentary laundry, pressing and dry cleaning throughout your cruise , Complimentary sparkling wine served in the Neptune Lounge upon embarkation; complimentary bottled water provided in suite at embarkation
  • Gorgeous corsages and boutonnieres for the first formal night; Cold hors d’oeuvres served before dinner each evening on request; Wall-unit bar, binoculars and umbrellas for your use on the cruise, cocktail party with ship’s officers, priority boarding for tendered ports of call; special disembarkation service, priority dining and seating requests, exclusive daily breakfast service, High tea service in suite on request
  • Elegant wooden clothing brush, lint remover and shoehorn for keeping clothing immaculate; fragrant bath salts and exfoliating loofah mitt for an invigorating shower experience
  • Neptune Lounge: A very special amenity exclusively for guests cruising in a Neptune or Pinnacle Suite, the industry-leading Neptune Lounge features a private place to relax, socialize with other suite guests and enjoy the personalized service of a concierge. The fleet-wide lounges provide worktables, large screen television, library, sofas and chairs, and refreshments throughout the day. One-Touch 24-hour Concierge Service is available when the Neptune Lounge is closed.

Pinnacle Suite Floor-Plan

Please call 800-422-0711 for best pricing.
Neptune Suites ( SA ) – Step into a private haven characterized by light, space and elegance. Our interior designer, guided by guest feedback, was given the freedom to completely reimagine staterooms aboard. The result: welcome modern touches such as bedside USB ports and frameless shower glass doors, as well as luxe appointments like customized wooden cabinetry. 2 lower beds convertible to 1 king-size bed, bathroom with dual-sink vanity, full-size whirlpool bath & shower & additional shower stall, large sitting area, private verandah, floor-to-ceiling windows.
Approximately 465-855 sq. ft. including verandah.

Neptune Suite amenities include:
  • Use of the exclusive Neptune Lounge and personal concierge service; complimentary laundry, pressing and dry cleaning throughout your cruise
  • Complimentary sparkling wine served in the Neptune Lounge upon embarkation; complimentary bottled water provided in suite at embarkation; gorgeous corsages and boutonnieres for the first formal night; cold hors d'oeuvres served before dinner each evening on request; binoculars and umbrellas for your use on the cruise; cocktail party with ship's officers; wall-unit bar
  • Priority boarding for tendered ports of call; special disembarkation service; priority dining and seating requests; exclusive daily breakfast service; High tea service in suite on request
  • Elegant wooden clothing brush, lint remover and shoehorn for keeping clothing immaculate; fragrant bath salts and exfoliating loofah mitt for an invigorating shower experience; Neptune Lounge: A very special amenity exclusively for guests cruising in a Neptune or Pinnacle Suite, the industry-leading Neptune Lounge features a private place to relax, socialize with other suite guests and enjoy the personalized service of a concierge. The fleet-wide lounges provide worktables, large screen television, library, sofas and chairs, and refreshments throughout the day. One-Touch 24-hour Concierge Service is available when the Neptune Lounge is closed.
Please call 800-422-0711 for best pricing.
Signature Suite (SS) Step into a private haven characterized by light, space and elegance. Our interior designer, guided by guest feedback, was given the freedom to completely reimagine staterooms aboard. The result: welcome modern touches such as bedside USB ports and frameless shower glass doors, as well as luxe appointments like customized wooden cabinetry. 2 lower beds convertible to 1 king-size bed, 1 murphy bed for 1 person, bathroom with dual-sink vanity, full-size whirlpool bath & shower & additional shower stall, large sitting area, private verandah, floor-to-ceiling windows.
Approximately 393-400 sq. ft. including verandah

SIGNATURE SUITE AMENITIES INCLUDE:
  • A variety of firm, medium and soft pillows; No-host mini-bar for easy entertaining; personalized cruise stationery; Oversized bath towels; One-touch telephone concierge service; Fresh flowers; Wall-unit bar
  • Our signature Mariner's Dream™ bed featuring finely woven cotton linens Luxurious bathrobes for use during your voyage; 100% Egyptian cotton towels; premium massage showerhead 5x magnifying lighted make-up mirror and salon-quality hair dryer; Room safe; fragrant soaps, lotions, shampoo and other bath amenities from Elemis Aromapure; complimentary fresh fruit on request; elegant ice bucket and serving tray for in-stateroom beverages; Flat-panel TV with video-on-demand; ice service, shoeshine service and nightly turndown service; mini fridge, bedside USB ports
Please call 800-422-0711 for best pricing.
Vista Suite ( A ) Step into a private haven characterized by light, space and elegance. Our interior designer, guided by guest feedback, was given the freedom to completely reimagine staterooms aboard. The result: welcome modern touches such as bedside USB ports and frameless shower glass doors, as well as luxe appointments like customized wooden cabinetry. 2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, shower, sitting area, private verandah, floor-to-ceiling windows.
Approximately 260‐356 sq. ft. including verandah.

SIGNATURE SUITE AMENITIES INCLUDE:
  • A variety of firm, medium and soft pillows; No-host mini-bar for easy entertaining; personalized cruise stationery; oversized bath towels; One-touch telephone concierge service; fresh flowers; wall bar unit; Our signature Mariner's Dream™ bed featuring finely woven cotton linens; luxurious bathrobes for use during your voyage 100% Egyptian cotton towels; premium massage showerhead
  • 5x magnifying lighted make-up mirror and salon-quality hair dryer; room safe; fragrant soaps, lotions, shampoo and other bath amenities from Elemis Aromapure; complimentary fresh fruit on request; elegant ice bucket and serving tray for in-stateroom beverages; flat-panel TV with video-on-demand; ice service, shoeshine service and nightly turndown service; corner bar unit; mini fridge; bedside USB ports
Please call 800-422-0711 for best pricing.
Spa Verandah Step into a private haven characterized by light, space and elegance. Our interior designer, guided by guest feedback, was given the freedom to completely reimagine staterooms aboard. The result: welcome modern touches such as bedside USB ports and frameless shower glass doors, as well as luxe appointments like customized wooden cabinetry.
2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, shower, sitting area, private verandah, floor-to-ceiling windows. Serene verandah staterooms conveniently located near the Greenhouse Spa & Salon featuring yoga mats and an iPod® docking station.
Approximately 228‐420 sq. ft. including verandah

STATEROOM AMENITIES INCLUDE:
  • Our signature Mariner's Dream™ bed featuring finely woven cotton linens; luxurious bathrobes for use during your voyage, 100% Egyptian cotton towels, premium massage showerhead, 5x magnifying lighted make-up mirror and salon-quality hair dryer
  • Room safe, fragrant soaps, lotions, shampoo and other bath amenities from Elemis Aromapure; complimentary fresh fruit on request; elegant ice bucket and serving tray for in-stateroom beverages; flat-panel TV with video-on-demand, ice service, shoeshine service and nightly turndown service, corner bar unit, Mini fridge, Bedside USB ports.
Please call 800-422-0711 for best pricing.
Veranda ( VD )- Step into a private haven characterized by light, space and elegance. Our interior designer, guided by guest feedback, was given the freedom to completely reimagine staterooms aboard. The result: welcome modern touches such as bedside USB ports and frameless shower glass doors, as well as luxe appointments like customized wooden cabinetry.
2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, shower, sitting area, private verandah, floor-to-ceiling windows.
Approximately 228‐420 sq. ft. including verandah
STATEROOM AMENITIES INCLUDE:
  • Our signature Mariner's Dream™ bed featuring finely woven cotton linens, luxurious bathrobes for use during your voyage, 100% Egyptian cotton towels Premium massage showerhead, 5x magnifying lighted make-up mirror and salon-quality hair dryer
  • Room safe, fragrant soaps, lotions, shampoo and other bath amenities from Elemis Aromapure, complimentary fresh fruit on request, Elegant ice bucket and serving tray for in-stateroom beverages Flat-panel TV with video-on-demand, ice service, shoeshine service and nightly turndown service, corner bar unit, mini fridge, bedside USB ports.
Please call 800-422-0711 for best pricing.
OceanView Stateroom ( E )- Step into a private haven characterized by light, space and elegance. Our interior designer, guided by guest feedback, was given the freedom to completely reimagine staterooms aboard. The result: welcome modern touches such as bedside USB ports and frameless shower glass doors, as well as luxe appointments like customized wooden cabinetry.
2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, shower.
Approximately 175‐282 sq. ft.
Please call 800-422-0711 for best pricing.
Inside Stateroom ( J )- Step into a private haven characterized by light, space and elegance. Our interior designer, guided by guest feedback, was given the freedom to completely reimagine staterooms aboard. The result: welcome modern touches such as bedside USB ports and frameless shower glass doors, as well as luxe appointments like customized wooden cabinetry.
2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, shower.
Approximately 143‐225 sq. ft.
Please call 800-422-0711 for best pricing.
Prices are Per Person based on Double Occupancy . Prices are subject to change.
Port charges and taxes $284.74 per person
3rd/4th in Stateroom - Please call 800-422-0711.
Deposit $350 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.
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