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Topics in Critical Care and Pulmonary Medicine 2017

Barcelona Port * | Barcelona, SPAIN
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Title: Topics in Critical Care and Pulmonary Medicine 2017
Specialty: Internal Medicine
Dates: From Oct, 26, 2017 to Nov, 2, 2017
Location: Barcelona, SPAIN
Type: Course
Registration Cost: From 495 to 795 USD
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Barcelona Port *

BARCELONA, SPAIN Visit the Venue to read more
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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.

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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.


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

Speakers/Faculty:

Kimberley Cao, MD

Assistant Professor, Associate Program Director Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine

Division of Pulmonary/Critical Care

Department of Internal Medicine, University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine, Tampa, FL 


Charles L. Sprung MD, JD, MCCM, FCCP 

Director, General Intensive Care Unit, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine

Professor of Medicine and Critical Care Medicine

Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel .


Professor Charles Sprung is the Director of the General Intensive Care Unit in the Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine at Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center in Jerusalem, Israel where he has worked for the last 24 years. He was previously the Director of the Section of Critical Care Medicine in the Department of Medicine at the VA Medical Center and the University of Miami for 13 years. He graduated the University of Miami School of Law in 1988. Professor Sprung was the Chairman of the Committee on Ethics Section of the US Society of Critical Care Medicine and of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM) for many years. 


Professor Sprung has been active in research particularly studying sepsis, septic shock and ethical issues for 35 years. He was a member of the ACCP/SCCM consensus conference on definitions of sepsis in 1991 and a member of the recent 2012 Surviving Sepsis Campaign guidelines. He has participated in many sepsis studies including those of encephalopathy and treatments with corticosteroids, monoclonal antibodies to endotoxin and tumor necrosis factor, interleukin-1 receptor antagonist, antithrombin III, tissue factor pathway inhibitor, human activated protein C and recombinant platelet-activating factor. He has also served as a member of Clinical Evaluation and Data Safety and Monitoring Committees for many phase III, multicenter sepsis trials. Professor Sprung coordinated the prospective, multicenter European trial of corticosteroids in septic shock, Corticus. He was the Coordinator of several multi-center studies in ethics including End of Life Decision Making and Procedures in European Intensive Care Units - ETHICUS, Systematic Study of General Ethical Principles Involved in End of Life Decisions for Patients in European Intensive Care Units - ETHICATT and Triage Decision Making for the Elderly in European Intensive Care units - ELDICUS. 


He has been or continues to be a member of several international committees of medical organizations, world health organizations and governmental agencies. He has published extensively on all of the above and multiple ICU areas with approximately 300 original articles and 50 book chapters. He received the 2011 ESICM Medal for outstanding contributions to both ESICM and to the development of Intensive Care Medicine worldwide and the Roger C. Bone Advances in End-of-Life Care Award from the CHEST Foundation of the American College of Chest Physicians in October 2013.

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Holland America`s ms Oosterdam from Barcelona

Port of Barcelona,

Barcelona,

Spain

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Continuing Education, Inc.

University at Sea®

5700 4th St. N.

St Petersburg, Florida 33703

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Continuing Education, Inc.

University at Sea®

5700 4th St. N.

St Petersburg, Florida 33703

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