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TOPICS IN FAMILY MEDICINE WESTERN CARIBBEAN CRUISE

Miami, Florida | Miam, USA
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Title: TOPICS IN FAMILY MEDICINE WESTERN CARIBBEAN CRUISE
Specialty: Internal Medicine
Dates: From Jan, 10, 2016 to Jan, 17, 2016
Location: Miam, USA
Type: Course
Registration Cost: From 550 to 795 USD
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Accredited Continuing Medical EducationAccreditation: 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 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Creditstm. Each physician should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


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Concerned Audience:
  • Medical_Professionals
  • Medical_students
  • Nurses
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Topics

Hypertension Update based on JNC 8 Recommendations

Obesity Evaluation and Treatment in Primary Care

Shoulder Pain, Evaluation and Treatment in Primary Care

Infertility Evaluation and Treatment in Primary Care

Renal Failure Evaluation in Primary Care

Sports Dermatology

Upper Extremity Musculoskeletal Injuries

Concussion from professional athlete to children

Abdominal Pain Considerations

Pap Smear Update

Thyroid management update

Marine Envenomation

Travel Readiness.

Stress fracture

Learning Objectives: 

At the conclusion of this educational activity, participants should be able to:

State the blood pressure reading considered as optimal control by JNC 8.

State initial therapy for hypertensive patients considering risk factors.

Chose therapy based on concomitant disease states

List risk factors for obesity.

State effective pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic therapies for obesity.

State effectiveness of various surgical therapies

Perform an effective shoulder exam that aides in diagnosis of shoulder pain.

State common shoulder problems and how to distinguish them based on physical exam.

Explain rehabilitation goals for shoulder problems

List common causes of male and female infertility

Begin an infertility evaluation, ordering initial tests.

Prescribe simple treatments for the infertile couple.

Describe orthopedic principles in primary care

Distinguish musculoskeletal injuries easily managed from more serious problems.

Initiate management of specific, simple common injuries.

State the definition of acute kidney injury

List causes of acute kidney injury

Describe rationale of the work-up of patients with acute kidney injury.

List common skin conditions arising from sport related environmental factors.

State common infections and infestations found in athletes

Determine if a concussion has occurred and use recommended guidelines for the prevention and treatment of such injuries.

Determine likely diagnosis and apply knowledge gained to orders

Assess the current ASCCP and ACOG guidelines and make recommendations under different circumstances.

Confidently interpret and order treatment and follow-up for abnormal thyroid tests.

Make clinical decisions based on knowledge of injury.

Determine and recommend appropriate preparations for travel.

Diagnose and treat various stress fractures

Speakers/Faculty:
David Parrish, MS, MD, FAAFP

Dr. David Parrish currently serves as Director of the Family Medicine Residency and has also served as Director of the Sports Medicine Fellowship at Bayfront Medical Center in St Petersburg, Florida. 

He has been faculty in the residency for 25 years and Residency Director since 2002. As Director he is responsible for 24 residents 3 fellows and 7 full time faculty. Leadership positions he has held in the organization include Chief of the Medical Staff for 4 years, Chair of IRB for 8 years as well as multiple committees and community endeavors. He has received the AJ Gorday award, which is the highest award given by the medical staff.

Before joining Bayfront residency as faculty he established Family Medicine at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba and was faculty in a US Navy residency in Charleston, SC. On leaving the active duty Navy he continued in the US Navy Reserves, serving twice as Directorate of Health Services for two different multi state regions, and Reserve Commanding Officer for Navy Hospital Jacksonville, Fl and National Naval Medical Center Bethesda, Md near Washington, D.C. He assumed Command of NNMC a few weeks after the attacks of 9/11/2001. Following the 2 year tour at NNMC he was recalled to Active duty for one year. CAPT Parrish has received many awards and medals for his service. 

Dr Parrish teaches in the residency daily and lectures frequently. He has taught ACLS and ALSO for many years as National Faculty. He has lectured on many topics from wilderness medicine to women's health. He especially likes to mentor emerging leaders and those interested in a life of service and organizational command leadership. 

Dr David Parrish, MS, MD, FAAFP was born and raised in a small town in Alabama. Public high school and a BS degree in Secondary Education from Auburn University were earned before being drafted to serve the US Army. Using his GI Bill he completed a Master's Degree at UAB in Pathology followed by Medical School. Returning to the military he completed a Family Practice Residency at Naval Hospital Pensacola. Other than continuing education courses, he completed the NIPDD (National Institute for Program Director Development). Dr Parrish is a recognized speaker, author and is Family Physician to many patients. 

Robert F. Raspa, MD (CAPT MC USN-RET)

Clinical Associate Professor Department of Family Medicine, Division of Geriatrics
Nova Southeastern University
Fort Lauderdale, FL 

Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Family Practice
Florida State University College of Medicine
Tallahassee FL

Dr. Raspa, a Family Physician and retired Captain in the U.S. Navy, was formerly the Chairman and Program Director of the Family Medicine Department and Residency Training Program at Naval Hospital, Jacksonville from 1997 to 2003 where he directed this program to be a leader in service, evidence-based medicine, and publication production. HE graduated Magnum Cum Laude from Fairmont State College, West Virginia, in 1978, received his medical degree from West Virginia University in 1982, and completed internship and residency at Naval Hospital Pensacola in June 1985.

Dr. Raspa has extensive military and medical teaching experience serving as a full time faculty member of a residency program or a medical school since 1986. He has received numerous military honors including the Joint Service Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal and the National Defense Service Medal (Bronze Star). 

Dr. Raspa is currently a faculty member at St. Vincent's Family Medical Center, is a Clinical Associate Professor at NOVA Southeastern School of Osteopathic Medicine, and Clinical Assistant Professor at the Florida State University School of Medicine. He has a Certificate of Added Qualification in Geriatrics. He was Chair of American Academy of Family Physician's (AAFP) Commission on Resident and Student Issues. Chair of the AAFP's Subcommittee on Graduate Curriculum and is currently the Chair of AAFP's Commission on Education. He is a member and former Board member of the Association of Family Practice Residency Directors and has a deep interest in assuring residency training meets the needs of America's population while preserving the training to perform full-scope care in an enjoyable medical practice.
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Veranda with lounge seating. Floor-to-ceiling panoramic windows. Separate living room with dining and sitting area. Two entertainment centers with plasma-screen televisions and VCR or DVD player. Music center. Walk-in closet with vanity table. Bath, including tub with whirlpool jets. Glass enclosed sitting area (connecting door to adjacent suite). Butler at your service. Complimentary 24-hour room service. Priority check-in. Priority tender service. Welcome bottle of sparkling wine and fresh fruit. Assistance with packing and unpacking. Full in-suite breakfast, lunch & dinner service. In-suite afternoon tea service. Complimentary espresso & cappuccino (in suite). Evening hors d'oeuvres, daily. Main & specialty restaurant seating preferences. 100% Egyptian cotton oversized bath towels. Plush Frette® bathrobes. Complimentary shoeshine service, use of golf umbrella, & binoculars. Bathroom accessories & hair dryer. Complimentary beach towel service. Plentiful storage space in your bathroom & wardrobe.

Stateroom : 538 sq. ft. Veranda: 195 sq. ft.Call

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Celebrity Suite 

Veranda with lounge seating. Floor-to-ceiling panoramic windows. Separate living room with dining and sitting area. Two entertainment centers with plasma-screen televisions and VCR or DVD player. Music center. Walk-in closet with vanity table. Bath, including tub with whirlpool jets. Glass enclosed sitting area (connecting door to adjacent suite). Butler at your service. Complimentary 24-hour room service. Priority check-in. Priority tender service. Welcome bottle of sparkling wine and fresh fruit. Assistance with packing and unpacking. Full in-suite breakfast, lunch & dinner service. In-suite afternoon tea service. Complimentary espresso & cappuccino (in suite). Evening hors d'oeuvres, daily. Main & specialty restaurant seating preferences. 100% Egyptian cotton oversized bath towels. Plush Frette® bathrobes. Complimentary shoeshine service, use of golf umbrella, & binoculars. Bathroom accessories & hair dryer. Complimentary beach towel service. Plentiful storage space in your bathroom & wardrobe.

Stateroom : 467 sq. ft. Veranda: 79 sq. ft.Call

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Sky Suite – 

Veranda with lounge seating. Floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors. Two lower beds convertible to queen-size. Sitting area, some with sofa bed and lounge chair. Entertainment center with television VCR and DVD player. Bath with shower/tub combination and washbasin. Complimentary 24-hour room service. Priority check-in. Priority tender service. Welcome bottle of sparkling wine and fresh fruit. Assistance with packing and unpacking. Full in-suite breakfast, lunch & dinner service. In-suite afternoon tea service. Complimentary espresso & cappuccino (in suite). Evening hors d'oeuvres, daily. Main & specialty restaurant seating preferences. 100% Egyptian cotton oversized bath towels. Plush Frette® bathrobes. Complimentary shoeshine service, use of golf umbrella, & binoculars. Bathroom accessories & hair dryer. Complimentary beach towel service. Plentiful storage space in your bathroom & wardrobe.


Stateroom : 251 sq. ft. Veranda: 57 sq. ft.Call

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AquaClass (A1) -These veranda staterooms offer spa elements infused into the stateroom experience and priority seating in the chic AquaClass restaurant, Blu. These spa-inspired staterooms, offer unlimited access to the AquaSpa Persian Garden as well as a host of other soothing extras. If you love the spa, there's no finer way to travel.

Stateroom Includes: Our signature friendly, personalized service with a guest to staff ratio of nearly 2:1, twice daily service (makeup and turndown), daily ice service in stainless steel ice buckets.

Dining: 24 hour complimentary room service, exclusive access to Blu, a specialty restaurant featuring "clean cuisine" that also serves complimentary, full-service breakfast every day, upgraded room service menu 

Stateroom features: Interactive Samsung flat-screen television system, private safe, dual voltage 110/220AC outlet.

Services: Daily delivery of bottled water and tea, priority check-in, express luggage delivery, priority disembarkation based on travel needs, complimentary shoeshine service.

Amenities: Complimentary access to the Persian Garden and Relaxation Room, aromatherapy diffuser, Pillow menu, additional bathroom amenities, including shower gel, facial spray and lip balm, plush bathrobes, slippers, On-demand wellness programming including meditation and yoga.

Stateroom:195 sq. ft. Veranda:54 sq. ft.Call 

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