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ADULT/PEDS INFECTIOUS DISEASES FOR PRIMARY CARE

Atlantis Conference Center | Paradise island , BAHAMAS
From 525 to 625 USD
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Title: ADULT/PEDS INFECTIOUS DISEASES FOR PRIMARY CARE
Specialty: Immunology
Dates: From Mar, 24, 2016 to Mar, 26, 2016
Location: Paradise island , BAHAMAS
Type: Conference
Registration Cost: From 525 to 625 USD
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Event Venue:

Atlantis Conference Center

PARADISE ISLAND , BAHAMAS Visit the Venue to read more
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Accreditation:

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AMA/AAFP Equivalency – American Academy of Family PhysiciansThis live activity is being reviewed for up to 12 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to the AMA PRA category 1 credit toward the AMA Physicians Recognition Award. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

American Medical Association – AMAAAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ toward the AMA Physician's Recognition Award.

The College of Family Physicians of Canada – Mainpro-M1The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) is the accrediting body for family medicine continuing medical education (CME) in the United States of America.

CFPC members who complete any live CME/CPD program accredited by the AAFP for Prescribed credit can claim the equivalent number of Mainpro-M1 credits.


Canadian Healthcare professionals in other specialties need to verify with their licensing board the reciprocal credit agreement with the AAFP.


American Osteopathic Association – AOACME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit.

American Academy of Physician Assistants – AAPAAAPA accepts Category 1 CME approval from the AAFP.

American Association of Nurse Practitioners – AANPAAFP Prescribed Credits are accepted by the AANP.

American Nurses Credentialing Center – ANCCAccording to the ANCC, the continuing education hours approved by the AAFP meet the ANCC-accredited CNE criteria.

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

This conference is designed to provide primary care practitioners with up-to-date, evidence-based information on commonly encountered infectious diseases, while suggesting pragmatic approaches to clinical management. The discussion-based format of the conference will encourage audience participation through dynamic lectures, case-based studies, and hands-on workshops. Speakers will present and critically assess recent advancements and industry updates in Infectious Diseases for Primary Care, with the goal of enhancing the knowledge base and core competence of attendees. The successful completion of this interactive program should improve attendees’ confidence in diagnosing, treating, and prescribing the most effective courses of treatment, with the ultimate goal of improving patient outcomes.


Target Audience

Family Physicians and all Physicians and other Healthcare Professionals seeking clinical information about Infectious Disease issues.


Topics and Objectives 


Interactive Challenging ID Cases 

Objectives: 1) Go through several ID cases and discuss approaches to differential diagnosis, specific diagnosis, and management of various infectious diseases


Clostridium Difficile Infection 

Objectives: 1) Review updated guidelines on diagnosis of C. diff infection 2) Discuss treatment options for first episode of CDI as well as recurrent CDI 3) Discuss novel agents to treat CDI


HIV 101 

Objectives: 1) Understand which patients should be tested for HIV 2) Recognize which HIV patients should be offered treatment 3) Explore opportunistic infections associated with AIDS 4) Recognize DHHS preferred antiretrovirals


Common Curbside Consultation in Infectious Diseases 

Objectives: 1) Discussion of commonly asked questions to infectious diseases providers 2) Review questions regarding Lyme disease and other tick borne illnesses, endocarditis prophylaxis, CA-MRSA, and rabies

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Registration Cost
Type
Early Registration

2016-02-08
Late Registration From: 2016-02-08 To: 0--
On site Registration
Physician
625
625
0
Resident
525
525
0

Group Registrations:

Group registrations not allowed

Accompanying Persons:

Accompanying persons not allowed

Registration Documents:
Letter of invitation:
We don’t provide letter of invitation
Letter of confirmation:
We don’t provide Letter of Confirmation
Proof of professional / educational status:
We don’t need Proof of professional/educational status
Online Abstract Submission:

We don’t accept Online Abstracts

Accommodation
Accommodation:
Atlantis Conference Center

Resort Fees and More - Conference discounted resort fee is $22.50 instead of $45.00 plus VAT per room per night.

Includes: 

-Wi-Fi in guest rooms and lobby areas for up to four (4) devices per room


-Access to the Fitness Center up to two (2) guests per day per room


-Two (2) 12 oz. bottles of water daily per room


-In-Room Coffee and Tea


-Unlimited local phone calls


-Access to the Atlantis Movie Theater


-Casino Lessons


-Resort shuttle service


Additional mandatory island taxes and levies per room per night:


Taxes: 7.5% VAT* assessed on all charges, except gratuities


Resort Levies: 10.75% PITDA**/NPIPB*** based on nightly room rate

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General Info

Leslie Burke , Reservations Specialist , MCE Conferences

Phone: 888-533-9031

Fax: 858-777-5588

Email: info@mceconferences.com

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Leslie Burke , Reservations Specialist , MCE Conferences

Phone: 888-533-9031

Fax: 858-777-5588

Email: info@mceconferences.com

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