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Essential Topics in Primary Care – Update 2017

Honolulu Port * | Honolulu , USA
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Title: Essential Topics in Primary Care - Update 2017
Specialty: Internal Medicine
Dates: From Oct, 14, 2017 to Oct, 21, 2017
Location: Honolulu , USA
Type: Course
Registration Cost: From 495 to 795 USD
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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

Concerned Audience:
  • Medical_Professionals
  • Medical_students
  • Nurses
Event Overview
Welcome message:

Primary Care Treatment of Essential Hypertension: A 2017 Update

Atrial Fibrillation: What the Primary Care Practitioner Needs to Know

Thromboembolic Disease in Primary Care: Focus on the New Oral Anticoagulants

Asthma and COPD: New Recommendations and New Treatment Options

Primary Care Treatment of Urinary Tract Infections: Treatment in the Era of Increasing Bacterial Resistance

Antimicrobial Resistance: Implications for the Primary Care Provider

Primary Care Prevention and Treatment of Osteoporosis: Review of Guidelines and New Therapeutic Options

Back pain

Abnormal liver function

Integrative Medicine in Adults and Children

Obesity, Fad Diets and Exercise

Herbal medicine and Supplements

Common skin conditions, including rashes and skin cancer

Dyspepsia

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.

Speakers/Faculty:

David B. Feller, MD, Clinical Associate Professor, Family Practice, Department of Community Health and Family Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida

Vice Chair of Community Health and Director of Behavioral Medicine, University of Florida, College of Medicine Family Medicine Residency Program, Gainesville, Florida 


Dr. Feller received his M.D from University of Florida, Florida. Dr. Feller is Board Certified in Family Medicine. He did clinical practice for 5 years and then joined the faculty of the Family Medicine Residency Program. He is currently vice chair for community health and director of behavioral medicine.


He has received several awards for his teaching including Clinical Science Teacher of the year by medical students, Exemplary Teaching Award from the College of Medicine, Teacher of the year by Family Medicine Residents, and Exemplary Teaching Award by the FAFP. His academic interests include integrative medicine and behavioral medicine.




John Gums, PharmD 

Professor of Pharmacy and Medicine, Departments of Pharmacotherapy and Translational Research and Community Health and Family Medicine, University of Florida


Dr. Gums is a Professor of Pharmacy and Medicine in the Departments of Pharmacotherapy and Translational Research and Community Health and Family Medicine at the University of Florida. Additionally, he holds the title of Associate Dean for Clinical and Administrative Affairs in the College of Pharmacy and Director of Clinical Research in Family Medicine at the University of Florida. He received his undergraduate degree in pharmacy from the University of Wisconsin and his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the Medical University of South Carolina. Subsequently, he completed a fellowship in Family Medicine at the Medical University of South Carolina. Dr. Gums joined the faculty at the University of Florida in 1985. Dr. Gums is actively involved in teaching both in the College of Pharmacy and the College of Medicine. He has received the Faculty Recognition Award from the College of Pharmacy and twice was selected as Teacher of the Year by the University of Florida, Department of Family Medicine.


He has authored over 140 peered-review articles, 14 continuing education programs, and 27 book chapters. He has given over 175 invited presentations to national and international pharmacy and medical associations. He maintains an active clinical research program with past and/or current funding from national organizations and foundations as well as the federal government. 


Dr. Gums maintains membership in ASHP, ACCP, is a member of the Family Medicine Editorial Advisory Council for the Annals of Pharmacotherapy, and is a Scientific Editor for the journal Pharmacotherapy. In 1993, he was appointed by the governor as a member of the State of Florida Pharmacy Services and Technical Review panel. In 1997, he received the Outstanding Clinical Practice Award from ACCP. In 2002, Dr. Gums was selected as a Primary Health Care Policy Fellow through the office of the Secretary of Health and Human Services in Washington DC. And in 2007, he was elected as a Fellow in the American College of Clinical Pharmacy

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Norwegian Cruise Line`s Pride of America

Honolulu Harbor,

Honolulu,

Hawaii,

United States

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Continuing Education, Inc.

University at Sea®

5700 4th St. N.

St Petersburg, Florida 33703

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University at Sea®

5700 4th St. N.

St Petersburg, Florida 33703

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