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8th Annual Primary Care Spring CME Conference (description)

"8th Annual Primary Care CME Spring Conference"

Category:Critical Care Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Family, Family Practice, General, General/Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, Medicine, OB/Gyn, Preventive Medicine, Primary Care, Primary Prevention, Rural
Address:200 Ocean Crest Drive Palm Coast, Florida, United States of America 32137
Phone:800-327-4502
Event dates:3/31/2014 - 4/4/2014 (This event has already taken place)
Event web site:http://cmemeeting.com/cmewinter2013maui
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The mission of Continuing Education Company, Inc. (CEC) is to improve public health by developing and providing educational opportunities to advance the skills and knowledge of physicians and other healthcare professionals. This mission is accomplished by assisting healthcare professionals in assessing their educational needs and providing them with evidence-based education which meet those needs.

Speakers/Presenters:

Topics to be Covered:

  • Jan Basile, MD Professor of Medicine Seinsheimer Cardiovascular Health Program Division of General Internal Medicine Medical University of South Carolina Ralph H Johnson VA Medical Center Charleston, SC Matthew R. Weir, MD Professor and Director Division of Nephrology University of Maryland School of Medicine Baltimore, MD Robert J. Malcolm, MD. Professor, Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs (CDAP) Associate Dean for Continuing Medical Education College of Medicine Medical University of South Carolina Charleston, SC C. Wayne Weart, PharmD Professor, Department of Pharmacy and Clinical Sciences, Professor of Family Medicine, South Carolina College of Pharmacy Medical University of South Carolina Charleston, SC J. Michael Bostwick, MD Professor of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Psychology Mayo Clinic Rochester, Minnesota Clarence Legerton III, MD Assistant Professor of Medicine Medical University of South Carolina Private Practice Low Country Rheumatology Charleston, SC Michael D. Whitaker, MD Assistant Professor of Medicine Division of Endocrinology Mayo Clinic Scottsdale, AZ Louis Kuritzky, MD Clinical Assistant Professor Department of Community Health and Family Medicine University of Florida Gainesville, FL William Vollmar, MD, CAQSM Chief, Sports Medicine Family Practice Residency Program Department of Family Practice Lancaster General Hospital Lancaster, PA Robert Dachs, MD, FAAFP Asst. Director Dept. of Emergency Medicine Ellis Hospital Schenectady, NY Clinical Assistant Professor Ellis Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program Albany Medical College Albany, NY Lineup is subject to change
  • Please check our website http://www.cmemeeting.org for an updated topic listing
Contact:walter@cmemeeting.org
Organizer phone:800-327-4502
Offering type:Conference
Specialty:Medical Education
Event frequency:Every Year
First Meeting:2007
Total events:7
Est. attendance: 250
Target audience:Family Practitioners
Other target audiences:Internal Medicine, Rural Medicine, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Emergency Medicine
Host Sponsor:Continuing Education Company Inc.
Est. # of exhibitors:
Currency:US Dollars
Language:English
CE Credits:This activity has been has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 20.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. AMA: AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ toward the AMA Physician's Recognition Award. AOA: CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit. CFPC: Members of the College of Family Physicians of Canada are eligible to receive 20 MAINPRO-M1 credits for participation in this activity due to reciprocal agreement with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Nurse Practitioners AANP: The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners accepts AAFP Prescribed credit. This program was planned in accordance with AANP CE Standards and Policies and AANP Commercial Support Standards. ANCC: According to the ANCC, the continuing educations hours approved by the AAFP meet the ANCC-accredited CNE criteria. (http://www.nursecredentialing.org/FunctionalCategory/FAQ/RenewalFAQ.aspx) Physician Assistants AAPA: The American Academy of Physician Assistants accepts AAFP Prescribed credit for AAPA Category 1 CME credit.
Organizer URLhttp://www.cmemeeting.org

Description:

Presented by Continuing Education Company for the past 22 years, our Primary Care Conference CME Series is designed to update primary care clinicians in rapidly changing therapeutic areas. The emphasis is on practical and useful information for clinical practice. This year, the 2nd Annual Primary Care Winter CME Conference is being held in Maui, Hawaii at the newly renovated Westin Maui Resort & Spa, a AAA four diamond oceanfront resort situated along a spectacular stretch of the famed Ka'anapali Beach. PROGRAM OBJECTIVES As a result of this conference, participants will be able to: •Discuss the clinical presentation of the common disorders seen in the primary care. •Identify the role of the family physician in the management of these common problems. •Utilize current advances in the diagnosis and treatment of these common problems, using whenever possible, and evidence-based approach. •Interact and question nationally acclaimed speakers on a variety of common clinical scenarios from medical practice. TARGET AUDIENCE This course is intended for Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants and other Health Care Professionals.

Schedule:

Monday - Friday 8:00am- 12:15pm Continental Breakfast is provided for attendees

Registration Fee Details:

$685 for physicians, $585 for other healthcare professionals

Other items that tuition includes:

Handout materials and a continental breakfast

Travel and hotel arrangements:

The Hammock Beach Resort is a $200 million destination resort situated on 2.4 miles of pristine beach frontage just south of St. Augustine, America's oldest city. The resort features the finest amenities, a wide array of tropical recreation options and the highest level of customer service. Opened in 2004, with luxury, comfort and the beauty of Central Florida's coastal paradise in mind, all accommodations are oversized (750 to 2,400 sq ft) and elegantly appointed. Each features one to four bedrooms and complimentary high speed internet access. The recreational 'jewel' of the Hammock Beach Resort is the 6.5 acre Water Park. The multi-level complex features four pools, two dramatic waterfalls, a 65 ft waterslide, a lazy river and more! The resort also features an indoor pool, over 10,000 sq ft in size, housed in a vaulted ceiling swim pavilion as well as two additional secluded outdoor pools. The resort offers 36 holes of golf. The Ocean Course, a Jack Nicklaus Signature design has six holes on the Water Parkoceanfront and plays host to PGA Champions Tour events. The Conservatory at Hammock Beach, a Tom Watson Signature design, encompasses 140 acres and features a links course flair so fitting a 5-time British Open Champion. The 22,000 sq ft fitness centre and full-service spa offers every indulgent spa service possible. The rejuvenating spa features massages, manicures, pedicures, facials, body wraps and a hair salon. As stylish or as casual as you care, Hammock Beach Resort dining options abound – Definos Italian Restaurant, the Sushi Bar, the beach side Atlantic Grille & Bar or the Ocean Bar Café at the Fantasy Water Park. Please see our website at http://www.cmemeeting.org for reservation information and room rates 
 
Contact Person:Walter Ejnes
TitlePresident
Contact Emailwalter@cmemeeting.org
Organizer Address 1138 Palm Coast Pkwy NE Suite 152
Organizer CityPalm Coast
Organizer State: (US)Florida
Organizer State/Province: (Outside US)
Organizer Zip or Postal Code32137
Organizer CountryData not provided
Organizer Phone800-327-4502
Organizer Fax516-539-3555
Structural makeupNon-Profit
Host Sponsor; Other SponsorsContinuing Education Company Inc.
Event Site/VenueHammock Beach Resort
Event sold out?No
Multiple locations or dates?No
Statistics available for most recent event held in:NA
Average number in event attendance of:
Range:
Number in attendance of:
Range:
total attendance #: 250
Target BoundariesInternational
Refund Policy:A full refund minus a $45 processing fee will be given for written cancellations received 30 days prior to the start of the conference.Refunds cannot be honored after this date and tuition will be applied as full payment for any of our future meetings. No refund will be given for no-shows.
Is Registration contact information the same as Organizer Contact above?Yes
Web Page http://www.cmemeeting.org
Can one register for your CE on your web site?Yes
Can registration be made by snail (regular) mail?Yes
Online housing reservations: 
 
Do you have additional written or AV materials for sale?No
If so, are they available for non-attendees as well as those attending?NA
Is full tuition necessary to ensure registration?Yes
Will there be shuttle service available?No

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