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WOMEN’S HEALTH BAHAMAS CRUISE

Cape Liberty Cruise Port Bayonne * | Cape bayonne, USA
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Title: WOMEN'S HEALTH BAHAMAS CRUISE
Specialty: Obstetrics and Gynecology
Dates: From Apr, 24, 2015 to May, 2, 2015
Location: Cape bayonne, USA
Type: Course
Registration Cost: From 550 to 795 USD
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  • Nurses
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  1. The Annual Well-Woman Exam
    • Update and analyze the recent changes to clinical recommendations related to the “well-woman visit”
    • Pelvic examination recommendations
    • Cervical cytology recommendations
    • Breast self-exam and mammography recommendations
  2. Osteoporosis: Fractures, Falls, & Fixes
    • Describe the definitions and pathophysiology of osteoporosis and low bone mass
    • Analyze the role of BMD and how to incorporate the FRAX® fracture risk assessment tool into your clinical practice
    • Update and analyze the data supporting the benefits of calcium, vitamin D, ET/HT,
    • SERM’s, bisphosphonates, denosumab, on BMD and on fracture risk
  3. Vaginal Discharge - Pearls & Perils for Every Clinician
    • Develop a systematic algorithm for the evaluation of abnormal vaginal discharge
    • Update the Guidelines for treating vaginal and cervical infections
  4. Contraception 2012: Options For Women – Including Those with Medical Conditions
    • Identify the various hormonal and non-hormonal contraceptives available to women
    • Analyze the advantages of extended contraceptive regimens
    • Analyze the data on DMPA and BMD in women and adolescents
    • Update the latest WHO and U.S. MEC guidelines for women with medical conditions
  5. Menopausal Hormone Therapy - Controversies, Datasets, and Discussing All of This With Patients
    • Update the information relating to the benefits of hormone / estrogen therapy, since the Women’s Health Initiative and later publications
    • Update the current valid indications for hormone / estrogen therapy
    • Review the data regarding the impact of ET/HT on cardiovascular and on breast health
    • Present the newest data in a manner which can make sense to our patients
    • Discuss the new trends toward lower doses of ET/HT
  6. Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
    • Develop a working differential diagnosis of abnormal uterine bleeding
    • Appreciate the endocrinologic, systemic, and anatomic entities that can cause abnormal uterine bleeding
    • Develop a systematic approach to patient evaluation
    • Review and update the various pharmacologic regimens available to treat AUB
  7. Breast Disease: Benign and Beyond
    • Upon completion of this exercise the participant should be able to discuss the evaluation of a breast mass and describe a treatment plan for evaluating an abnormal mammogram
  8. Ovarian Masses
    • Upon completion of this exercise the participant should be able to describe features of an ovarian mass that make it suspicious for a malignancy and review the counseling of a patient at risk for ovarian cancer
  9. Sexuality: What’s a Doctor to do?
    • Upon completion of this exercise the participant should be able to evaluate a patient reporting concerns of sexuality and outline a treatment plan for a patient with reduced sexual desire
  10. Vulvar Pain Syndrome and Dermatoses?
    • Upon completion of this exercise the participant should be able to describe the 3 most common vulvar skin conditions and explain the steps in evaluating a patient with a vulvar skin condition or vulvar pain
  11. Medical Professionalism
    • Define and review examples of professional and unprofessional medical conduct, appropriate prescribing of controlled substances, and the roles of your State Medical Board in disciplining providers.
  12. Cancer Reduction for the Female Patient
    • Upon completion of this exercise the participant should be able to describe, for each age group, the counseling that is appropriate to assist patients in reducing their risks of developing cancer
  13. Bladder: Incontinence to Irritability
    • Upon completion of this exercise the participant should be able to describe the evaluation and treatment options of a patient reporting bladder complaints of leaking or pain
  14. Teaching Wellness to Wonder Woman
    • Upon completion of this exercise the participant should be able to develop a strategy to counsel patients on basic lifestyle changes appropriate for their age during the well-woman exam

This Live activity, Women's Health Cruise Conference, with a beginning date of 04/24/2015, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 13.75 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.

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 M. Plourd, M.D., FACOG,

Dr. David Plourd is an Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Naval Medical Center in San Diego, and also is an obstetric hospitalist at Scripps Hospital. Dr. Plourd has been lecturing nationally and internationally for over two decades on numerous women’s healthcare topics.

He was recently voted “Teacher of the Year” by the interns & residents at the Naval Medical Center.

Dr. Plourd is a Board Examiner for the American Board of OB/GYN. He is also an Expert Reviewer for several State Medical Boards.

Dr. Plourd also serves as a consultant for Dr. Oz, ABC News, Web-MD, Fox News, Cosmopolitan, Glamour, and Woman’s Day magazines.

Amy Harvey O’Keeffe, M.D., FACOG,

Dr. Harvey O’Keeffe is a board-certified Obstetrician/Gynecologist at the Center for Women’s Health in Langhorne, Pennsylvania. She has been in private practice for 18 years and has a special interest in menopausal medicine. Dr. Harvey has been voted “Top Doc” by her physician colleagues in the Greater Philadelphia area for five years.

She completed her undergraduate education at the University of Dallas in Irving, Texas and earned her medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Dr Harvey completed her residency in the Department of OB/GYN at Temple University Hospital where she also served as chief resident. She travels world wide to educate healthcare professionals about the latest updates in cancer care in women. Dr. Harvey recently co-hosted of a medical radio program, “The Medical View: East Meets West,” which aired weekly on WWDM AM 860, in Philadelphia, PA.

Dr. Harvey O’Keeffe is also a Master Level Reiki Practitioner and she incorporates various modalities of complementary medicine in caring for her patients. Her humanitarian work is exemplified by her medical leadership of an annual medical mission trip to the Dominican Republic.

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Registration Cost
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Early Registration

2015-01-01
Late Registration From: 2015-01-02 To: 0--
On site Registration
Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses & Others
550
550
0
Physicians, Attorneys, Psychologists, Doctors Of Pharmacy & Dentists
795
795
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
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Owner's Suite (OS) - Two twin beds (can convert to Queen). Private bathroom with tub, shower and two sinks, marble entry, large closets, living area with table and sofa. Private balcony with table and chairs. (569 sq. ft., balcony 246 sq. ft.) Each stateroom also has its own flat-screen television, thermostat controlled air-conditioning, internet access, direct-dial telephone, radio, mini bar, individual safe, and 24 hour room service.Call
800-422-0711
for Pricing
Grand Suite (GS) - Two twin beds (can convert to Queen). Private bathroom with tub and two sinks, marble entry, large closets, sitting area with table and sofa. (371 sq. ft., balcony 114 sq. ft.) Each stateroom also has its own flat-screen television, thermostat controlled air-conditioning, internet access, direct-dial telephone, radio, mini bar, individual safe, and 24 hour room service.Call
800-422-0711
for Pricing
Junior Suite with Balcony (JS) - Two twin beds (can convert to Queen). Private bathroom with tub, sitting area with table and sofa. (287 sq. ft., balcony 78 sq. ft.) Each stateroom also has its own flat-screen television, thermostat controlled air-conditioning, internet access, direct-dial telephone, radio, mini bar, individual safe, and 24 hour room service.Call
800-422-0711
for Pricing
Superior OceanView Stateroom with Balcony (D7) - Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size), private balcony, sitting area, and a private bathroom. 182 sq. ft., balcony 53 sq. ft.)$1,109
Superior OceanView Stateroom with Balcony (D5) - Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size), private balcony, sitting area, and a private bathroom. 182 sq. ft., balcony 53 sq. ft.)$1,069
Superior OceanView Stateroom with Balcony (D6) - Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size), private balcony, sitting area, and a private bathroom. 182 sq. ft., balcony 53 sq. ft.)$1,049
OceanView Stateroom -Two twin beds (can convert Queen), private bathroom and sitting area. (178.7 sq. ft.)Call
800-422-0711
for Pricing
Large Interior Stateroom (M) - Two twin beds (can convert Queen), private bathroom and sitting area. (150.7 sq. ft.)$879
Prices are Per Person, Double Occupancy, Subject to change
Port Charges, Taxes & Fees $324.26
Deposit $450 per person

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