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Family Medicine: Sports Medicine

7-Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise Conference
from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

Royal Caribbean's Oasis of the Seas
May 16 - 23, 2015

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.

Royal Caribbean's Magnificent Oasis of the Seas
Royal Caribbean's Oasis of the Seas

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

Course Fees:
$795 for Physicians, Attorneys, Psychologists, Doctors of Pharmacy & Dentists
$550 for Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses & Others

BIAS FREE CME - No Commercial Support was provided for this CME activity.
Course Fee Cancellation Policy:
30 days from sailing-None; 7-29 days-50%; Less than 7 days-100%

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
1. Upper Extremity Exam & Common injuries - Dr. Montero
  • Improve physical exam skills regarding the upper extremity
  • Recognize and apply treatment options for upper extremity injuries
  • Broaden differential diagnosis
2. Lower extremity exam & common injuries - Dr. Montero
  • Improve physical exam skills regarding the lower extremity
  • Recognize and apply treatment options for lower extremity injuries
  • Broaden differential diagnosis
3. Joint injection workshop - Dr. Maynard & Dr. Montero
  • Describe indications and contraindications for joint injections
  • Apply appropriate technique for upper extremity injection
  • Apply appropriate technique for lower extremity injection
4. Osteoarthritis - Dr. Montero
  • Improve radiographic diagnosis skills regarding osteoarthritis
  • Recognize and apply OA guidelines
  • List non-operative treatments
5. Osteoporosis - Dr. Montero
  • Dispel common myths about osteoporosis
  • Understand risk factors and preventative measures
  • Demonstrate knowledge of newest medicines, treatment guidelines and exercise guidelines for patients with osteoporosis
6. Female Athlete Triad - Dr. Maynard
  • Define the classic & updated components of female athlete triad
  • Discuss how low energy availability is the cornerstone to the triad
  • Recognize the red flags of the triad to introduce early multidisciplinary intervention and treatment
7. Concussion - Dr. Maynard
  • 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
8. Asthma and exercise induced bronchospasm - Dr. Maynard
  • Describe definition of asthma & Exercise induced bronchospasm
  • Identify preferred diagnostic tools for EIB
  • Apply appropriate treatment for asthma and EIB
9. Regenerative medicine - Dr. Montero
  • Define regenerative medicine
  • Understand differences between platelet rich plasma and stem cell therapies
  • List current applications in sports medicine
10. Low back pain - Dr. Maynard
  • Describe most common causes of low back pain
  • Identify red flag symptoms of back pain that warrant further investigation
  • Apply Choosing Wisely recommendation of avoiding imaging in patients without red flag symptoms before six weeks
11. Common pediatric injuries - Dr. Maynard
  • Identify the different areas of a long bone in a child and patterns of Salter-Harris fracture classification
  • Describe common injuries of the pediatric upper and lower extremity
  • Discuss common apophyseal injuries
12. Exercise Prescription - Dr. Montero
  • Describe general exercise guidelines for adults
  • Describe general exercise guidelines for children
  • Describe exercise guidelines in specific populations
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.
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
Jennifer Roth Maynard, MD, CAQ, Sports Medicine, Assistant Professor Family Medicine, Associate Program Director Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship, Mayo Clinic Florida .

Dr. Maynard graduated cum laude from University of Maryland in 2001 and University of Maryland School of Medicine in 2005. She served as Chief Resident and completed a Family Medicine residency at Christiana Care Health Services in Wilmington, DE 2005-2008. In 2009, Dr. Maynard moved to Jacksonville, Florida and completed a Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship at the Mayo Clinic Florida. She is currently a Consultant of Family and Sports Medicine with the Division of Regional Medicine at the Mayo Clinic Beaches Primary Care Center in Jacksonville Beach, FL. Dr. Maynard holds the academic rank of Assistant Professor of Family Medicine and Associate Director of Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship. She has been invited to present at multiple Sports Medicine national meetings and host numerous Joint Injection Workshops. Current sports coverage includes local marathon, triathlons and various sports at University of North Florida. Dr. Maynard has also been appointed to the Florida High School Athletic Association's Sports Medicine Advisory Committee and serves as the Chair of the Northeast Florida Sports Concussion Task Force.

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.
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
Sat May 16 Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
- 5:00pm
Sun May 17 Nassau, Bahamas 7:00am 2:00pm
Mon May 18 At Sea Cruising
Lectures 8:00am -12 Noon
- -
Tue May 19 Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas 10:00am 7:00pm
Wed May 20 Philipsburg, St. Maarten 8:00am 5:00pm
Thu May 21 At Sea Cruising
Lectures: 9:00am-12 Noon
Lectures: 1:00-4:00pm
- -
Fri May 22 At Sea Cruising
Lectures: 8:00am-12 Noon
- -
Sat May 23 Ft. Lauderdale, Florida 6:15am -

Ports of Call
Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, U.S.V.I. - Named after a Danish Queen, Charlotte Amalie has one of the most breathtaking deepwater harbors in the world. The key sights of Charlotte Amalie are located within the town centre, making it easy to combine sightseeing with St. Thomas’ fantastic shopping opportunities. Eighteenth century architecture provides the perfect backdrop for walking tours and shopping here in the "Duty Free Capital of the World." For a dose of history, visit Emancipation Park, the American-Caribbean History Museum, or Bluebeard the pirate's castle at Magen’s Bay. If tropical bliss is what you're after, head to any of Charlotte Amalie’s pristine beaches, where the warm water, white sands and palm trees will lull you into deep relaxation!
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida - There is an abundance of things to see and do in the Ft. Lauderdale area: visit the newly redesigned Ft. Lauderdale Beach and cafes, stroll the historic Riverwalk, shop the luxurious stores on Las Olas Boulevard or adventure to the Everglades for an intriguing air boat excursion.
Nassau, Bahamas - The captivating capital of the 700 Bahamian islands. Attractions include forts to explore, coral reefs to snorkel and a fascinating straw market to shop
Philipsburg, St. Maarten - An island under two flags. Sample the Dutch treats of Philipsburg: chocolate, cheese, delftware. On the French side linger over bouillabaisse, shop for Parisian perfumes.

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.

Oasis 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 ACCOMMODATIONS PER PERSON
Owner's Suite (OS) - Two twin beds (can convert to Queen). Private bathroom with tub, shower and two sinks, marble entry, large closets, living area with table and sofa. Private balcony with table and chairs. (569 sq. ft., balcony 246 sq. ft.) 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.
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Grand Suite (GS) - Two twin beds (can convert to Queen). Private bathroom with tub and two sinks, marble entry, large closets, sitting area with table and sofa. (371 sq. ft., balcony 114 sq. ft.) 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.
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Junior Suite with Balcony (JS) - Two twin beds (can convert to Queen). Private bathroom with tub, sitting area with table and sofa. (287 sq. ft., balcony 78 sq. ft.) 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.
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Superior OceanView Stateroom with Balcony (D8) - Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size), private balcony, sitting area, and a private bathroom. 182 sq. ft., balcony 53 sq. ft.)
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OceanView Stateroom (H) -Two twin beds (can convert Queen), private bathroom and sitting area. (178.7 sq. ft.)
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Large Interior Stateroom (M) - Two twin beds (can convert Queen), private bathroom and sitting area. (150.7 sq. ft.)
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Prices are Per Person, Double Occupancy, Subject to change
Cancellation Policies vary by cruise line, destination and sailing date.
Please check with one of our cruise consultant for policies applicable to this cruise.
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