"The goal of a CME AWAY™ conference by Sea Courses is to provide the very best opportunity for health care professionals to not only LEARN but to CONNECT with peers in a stimulating yet RELAXING environment."


Land Tour

Internal MedicineMedical-LegalOncology

From May 26th, 2019 - June 7th, 2019

Trip Characteristics

Faculty & CME Details

Dr. Eileen Rakovitch

Dr. Eileen Rakovitch



About The Speaker

Eileen Rakovitch MD MSc FRCPC is a radiation oncologist, and an Associate Professor and Scientist at the Sunnybrook Research Institute. She is an Adjunct Scientist at the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences and is the LC Campbell Research Chair in Breast Cancer Research. She has an active clinical practice and leads a research program that aims to improve the care of women with Ductal Carcinoma in Situ and to identify women with DCIS who are at greatest risk of developing invasive breast cancer.

Dr. Jeff Habert

Dr. Jeff Habert


Family Medicine

About The Speaker

Dr. Habert is a Family Physician in Thornhill for the last 28 years. He is an Assistant Professor in the Dept. of Family and Community Medicine at the University of Toronto. Dr. Habert is also a Peer Assessor for the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, Investigating Coroner for the City of Toronto and a Peer Leader at Ontario MD. He has an interest in the use of clinical practice guidelines, and has participated on committees to establish guidelines in the areas of Depression, Stroke and Thrombosis. He has recently served on the Committee for the 2016-2017 Canadian Stroke Prevention Guidelines and is the Co-Chair of Thrombosis Canada Guidelines Committee. He is also on the 2017 Canadian Stroke Congress planning committee. Dr. Habert is very involved in the continuing education of Family Physicians in the areas of Thrombosis/Stroke, Diabetes, Osteoporosis, and Depression. He has served on numerous planning committees as a member and chairman for the creation of accredited CME programs. He has also lectured provincially and nationally on these topics. Dr. Habert is published in the areas of Thrombosis and Stroke Prevention, Depression, ADHD, Overactive Bladder and EMR use in Family Practice.

Dr. Sanjay Pandeya

Dr. Sanjay Pandeya



About The Speaker

Dr. Sanjay Pandeya is a Nephrologist at Halton Healthcare and has been with us for over 15 years. He completed his medical degree at the University of Ottawa and
Internal Medicine and Nephrology training at the University of Western Ontario. He is  involved in teaching medical students and residents as an Assistant Clinical Professor
at McMaster University. He has also served on the Executive and Board of the Canadian Society of Nephrology. He is actively involved in clinical research and has
collaborated on several peer-reviewed research projects with his academic colleagues and is the Medical Director of the Kidney Care Clinic and Independent Dialysis.

Tracey Tremayne-Lloyd

Tracey Tremayne-Lloyd



About The Speaker

Tracey Tremayne-Lloyd (TTL), a Certified Specialist in Health Law, has practised health law for more than two decades. She is currently the Principal at TTL Health Law, a health law and consulting practice dedicated to the discipline of health Law and all of its complexities, including regular health policy in governmental restrictions. Tracey is widely recognized for her expertise in representing health professionals and providers across Canada and in the United States. A respected and sought-after speaker, she frequently delivers lectures and seminars in educational forums on topics related to medical ethics and jurisprudence. Tracey has chaired numerous events for both medical and legal associations including the Medical Legal Society Insight seminars and the Canadian Bar Association health Law programs.

CME Topics

Dr. Habert
  • Diabetes 2019 Update
  • Adult ADHD Overview for Primary Care
  • Stroke Prevention in AF
  • Fracture Prevention in Osteoporosis
Dr. Pandeya
  • Update in Hypertension
  • Proteinuria and Hematuria
  • Nephrolithiasis
  • Chronic Kidney Disease
Dr. Rakovitch
  • Finding Cancer Early: An Overview of Screening Recommendations
  • An Update on the Benefits and Harms of Breast Cancer Screening
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ: What Is It and Why Is It So Controversial?
  • You’ve Diagnosed Breast Cancer. Now What? An Overview of the Breast Cancer Journey
Ms. Tremayne-Lloyd
  • Health Law 101 – The Legal Framework for the Practice of Medicine in Canada
  • Ending the Physician Patient Relationship
  • To Live or Let Die: The Laws of Informed Consent
  • Consequences of Conflict of Interest

This course is designed for family physicians, specialists, and allied health care professionals. The aim is to provide evidence-based material, as well as practical and relevant clinical pearls that will be easy to implement into one’s own medical practice. Conference attendees will be invited to complete a pre-course Needs Assessment to assist the faculty with the development of their presentations.

Conference Tuition Book Before August 23rd, 2018 Book After August 23rd, 2018
FP $1045 $1195
Specialist $1045 $1195
Resident, Retired, NP, RN, PA, Other $845 $995

Venue Information

Join Sea Courses on this spectacular land trip and immerse yourself in history! On several of the days there will be two options of tours to choose from. With high-end accommodations, English-speaking expert guides, exciting excursions and most meals included, this trip is sure to be spectacular!

Additional Noteworthy Features

What’s Included?
  • 12 nights of accommodations with Israeli breakfast daily.
  • Transfers to/from the airport in Israel.
  • 11 days of tours in private, air-conditioned bus with licensed, English-speaking guide.
  • Welcome and farewell dinners
  • 3 dinners at the hotel in Tiberias.
  • BBQ lunch in the Galilee.
  • Lunch in Bethlehem (if tour option selected).
  • Lunch at Machne Yehuda Market (if tour option selected).
  • A Bedouin lunch in the Negev.
  • All entrance fees as per itinerary.
  • Private boat ride on the Sea of Galilee (if tour option selected).
  • Tips to guide and driver.
  • Ya’lla Tours travel bag, and a traveler information kit.
  • Personal headsets.
  • Tips at hotels and restaurants.
  • Service fees and local taxes.
  • Portage at airport and hotels.
  • Participation in an archaeological dig in Beth Guvrin.
  • 4X4 jeep ride in the Golan Heights.
  • Rafting in the Jordan River (if tour option selected).

Itinerary & Schedule

Date Port / Location Arrival Time Departure Time Notes / CME Details
May 26th Tel Aviv
May 27th Tel Aviv
May 28th Tel Aviv 8:30 am - 1:00 pm
May 29th Tiberias
May 30th Tiberias
May 31st Tiberias
June 1st Jerusalem
June 2nd Jerusalem 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
June 3rd Jerusalem
June 4th Jerusalem 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
June 5th Jerusalem 9:00 am - 1:15 pm
June 6th Jerusalem
June 7th Tel Aviv

Pre-And-Post Trip Information

There are no Sea Courses pre or post tours for this CME AWAY. Please click here to design your own!

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