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Caribbean Islands Affected by Hurricanes

Caribbean Islands Affected by Hurricanes

ANGUILLAPhone and internet communications have been restored to most parts of the island. Many local restaurants have reopened; grocery stores are provisioned. The Clayton J. Lloyd airport will open to commercial traffic Oct. 10. The runway will be expanded by the British Corps of Engineers by 600 feet from its current 5,400 feet. The airport will...

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Azamara Testimonial

Azamara Testimonial

September 201710 Night Adriatic to Amalfi Coast VoyageThis was my first time experiencing an Azamara cruise. When I embarked the Azamara Quest (Azamara Journey's sister ship) in Venice I had high expectations and when I disembarked 10 days later in Rome I was thrilled with my Azamara experience. From the moment we boarded the Quest the...

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Endocrinology, Neurology & Dermatology

Dr. Richard Bebb - Endocrinology New Oral Agents in Type 2 DiabetesNew Parenteral Agents in Type 2 DiabetesType 1 Diabetes UpdateHypothyroidismHyperthyroidismDyslipidemia UpdateMale HypogonadismRecognition of Adrenal DiseaseOsteoporosis in MenHyperparathyroidism Dr. Kathryn Giles - Neurology Practical Approach to the Neurologic History & ExaminationParkinson’s PrimerPearls in the Diagnosis and Management of HeadachesConcussion: Approach to Diagnosis, Management and Return to...

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Neurology & Infectious Disease Update

Dr. Giles Neurological HistoryNeurological Physical ExamHeadacheConcussion Dr. Ghesquiere Infectious Diseases Emergencies UpdateThe Cutaneous Manifestations of Infectious DiseasesInfections in the Returning TravellerVaccinating Young & Older AdultsAre You Confused About Hep B and Hep C Serology & Treatment?Top 10 Outpatient Antibiotics & Recurrent C. Difficile Infections Dr. Lee Neuroimaging in 2018

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Updates in Cardiology, Gastroenterology & Palliative Care

Dr. Macpherson Spotting Palliative Patients in the WildNausea, Vomiting and Constipation—The Triple Threat to ComplianceOpioid Prescribing Made Ridiculously SimpleRespiratory SymptomsDeliriumCare of Malignant WoundsDeprescribing at EOLFinal Days Dr. Polasek Atrial FibrillationCADCardiac TestingCardiology Interventions - Without InstrumentsCardiology Interventions - With Instruments and Going Home AfterwardsHot Off the Press/InternetLess Common Diagnoses Dr. Turbide I Can’t Swallow Anymore, DocCould It...

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Managing the Difficult Patient: Substance Abuse & Addiction in Primary Care & Specialty Settings

Dr. Earley The Neurobiology of AddictionEvidence-Based WellnessRecovery Mind TrainingNeurobiology of EmpathyPhysician Wellness—Improving Your Quality of Life Dr. Melamed Identifying Drug UseUrine Drug Test ScreeningManaging Benzodiazepine DependenceMedical Co-Morbidities With AddictionHow to Recognize and Avoid Drug-SeekingBehavioursSexual Compulsive Disorder Dr. Sobey Legal MarijuanaClub Drugs and New Psychoactive SubstancesManaging Pre– and Post– Operative Alcohol and Drug DependenceManaging the Problem Drinker...

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Internal Medicine, Pain, Breast Cancer & Medical-Legal Updates

Dr. Jeff Habert What’s New In Diabetes?Early Optimized Treatment of DepressionStroke Prevention in Atrial FibrillationFracture Prevention in OsteoporosisWhat’s New in Lipid Management? Dr. Eileen Rakovitch Controversies in Breast Cancer ScreeningManagement of DCISUpdate on the Treatment of Invasive Breast Cancer Dr. Sol Stern Optimizing Non-Opioid Therapy for Chronic PainChronic Pain & Current Opioid Crisis Urine Drug Testing...

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Family Medicine & Care of the Elderly

Dr. Lin Diabetes Update - What's all the fuss about CV death?Lipid Update - Injectables for cholesterol?Hypertension – The 2018 Canadian Hypertension GuidelinesDrug InteractionsAnticoagulation and Atrial FibrillationGenerics - What does equal really mean?iBrain - Dementia and other brainMedical breakthroughs - From liquid biopsies to custom immune cells.DisordersCOPD and Asthma - Keep all the puffers straight Dr....

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Women's Health, Sexual Health & Dermatology

Dr. Boroditsky A New Paradigm in the Diagnosis and Management of Abnormal Uterine Bleeding (AUB)Hysterectomy Alternatives in the Management of Uterine Fibroids With or Without BleedingThe Perimenopause: A Difficult Time of Transition With Conflicting Management Regimens and Inconsistent OutcomesA” Cookbook Approach” to the Management of Common Concerns in Symptomatic Women Dealing With Menopausal Issues Dr. Brassard...

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Dermatology & Emergency Medicine

Dr. Haber Skin Pearls in Returning TravelersHair & Nail PearlsCutaneous Infection PearlsGeriatric Dermatology PearlsSkin of Colour PearlsCommon Dermatology Conditions 1: Atopic DermatitisCommon Dermatology Conditions 2: Psoriasis VulgarisCommon Dermatology Conditions 3: Acne VulgarisAquatic Dermatology Dr. Shulman ACLS Update: The Latest Update – What Does It Mean For Me and My Patients!Concussion: It's Not Just Athletes!Office Emergencies: You...

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Optimizing Patient Care: Cardiology, Obstetrics, Pediatrics & Medical Anthropology

Cardiology Cardiac Tests, Which onesYour pt has has an MIHeart Failure: New TreatmentsAtrial Fibrillation: Treatment GuidelinesWomen and Heart DiseasePrevention of Heart DiseaseCardiology Jeopardy Obstetrics Care of the Transgender PatientFrom Precocious Puberty to Premature MenopausePCOS - The PolyCystic Ovarian SisterhoodSqueeze before your SneezeThe Egg and I - Advances in Treatment for InfertilityWhy Don't I want to have...

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Dermatology, Ophthalmology & Psychiatry Updates

Dr. Benjamin Barankin Acne ReviewAtopic Dermatitis ReviewDiabetes & the SkinInteresting & Challenging Cases in DermatologyLessons Learned in DermatologyNon-Melanoma Skin CancerWhat’s New in Dermatology? Dr. Tatyana Barankin Time To Work and Time To PlayUnderstanding and Nurturing Resilience Across the Life SpectrumLegal, Ethical and Clinical Issues in Assessing and Treating Depression and Suicidal Intent in PhysiciansAging Well –...

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Updates on Pain Management & Audiology

The Problem of Pain: Burden of Illness and Pain PathophysiologyPractical Pain AssessmentTinnitus, Balance and FallsScreening for Psychosocial Risk Factors in Patients with PainOrganizing Your Office for Efficient Pain ManagementComplementary / Alternative (CAM) Treatments for PainTreatment Options For Age-Related Hearing LossNon-Pharmacological Treatment of Pain – Goal Setting & Physical ApproachesPsychological Treatments for Chronic PainCognitive and Sensory Decline...

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Dermatology, Psychiatry & Family Medicine Update

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Dermatology, Psychiatry & Family Medicine Update

Dr. Brassard Vulvar Skin DiseasesThe Other Gender Genital DiseasesNo Doctor, I am Not a PickerHair DisordersAuto-Immune Connective Tissue Disorders Not To Be MissedNew and Emerging Infections Mr. Brown The Employment Contract – An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure Dr. Brown Vaccine Hesitancy and How to Improve CommunicationIntegrating Travel Medicine into Primary CareUpdate...

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Endocrinology & Family Medicine

Dr. Carol Joyce Thyroid Function Testing – How, When, Why? Evaluation of Thyroid NodulesPituitary and Adrenal Diseases – What Do You Really Need To Know?Update in PCOS What In the World Should We Be Eating?What’s New in Type 2?Demystifying Insulin Endocrine Jeopardy Dr. Vu Kiet Tran Simplified Approach to SyncopeECGs in SyncopeHow Metacognition Can Save Your...

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Updates in Dermatology, Family Practice, Medical-Legal and Office Procedures

Dr. Danial Under the Influence of Big Pharma: What You Didn’t Learn in Med SchoolMedical Assistance in Dying Dr. Huq Primer on LAMinor Office ProceduresMinor ER ProceduresDermatological Surgery Dr. Landells Rosacea/AcneSkin CancerIntro to Red Scaly PatchesPsoriasis – More Than Just Skip DeepHerpes Zoster Infection and Adult VaccinationDermatology Jeopardy Dr. Ngui Practical Pearls for Implementing the Diabetes...

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Update in Travel Medicine & Infectious Diseases

Dr. Kain Zika, Dengue, Drug-Resistant Malaria and Other Emerging ThreatsHigh Altitude and Extreme Travel: Too Hot, Too Cold or Just RightTravel-Related Problems: “I Got You Under My Skin”Marine Hazards: “When Not to Go in the Water”Fever in Returned Travellers: ”When to Worry and What to DoRabies and Travel:” You Were Bitten By What? Where?”Malaria: Diagnosis and...

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Clinical Pearls in Family Practice and Pain Management

Dr. Lydia Hatcher Skills to Improve Communication & OutcomesChoosing Wisely- Do You or Don’t You?Primary are Management of Celiac DiseaseFood Allergies: Fact or FictionHealth Care Management in The Elderly PatientDiabetes Debate - Is New Better? What Medication Class After Metformin toControl Blood SugarTravel Health Tips for You & Your PatientsDepression, Anxiety, Panic, and PTSD – What...

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Clinical Pearls in Family Medicine

Dr. Kaplan Preschool AsthmaAdult asthma, from control to severityTools for Smoking CessationCOPD, can we diagnose earlier; what does spirometry mean anyhow?What is new in COPD, from breathlessness to exacerbationsInhaler TechniqueThose things that are not Asthma or COPD….now what do I do? Dr. Stern Update on Canadian Opioid GuidelinesUrine Drug Testing (UDT) in Pain ManagementHypertension and Stroke...

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Dermatology, Addiction & Chronic Pain

Dr. Barankin Acne ReviewAtopic DermatitisDermatology of Darker SkinDiabetes & the SkinInteresting & Challenging Cases in DermatologyLessons Learned in DermatologyNon-Melanoma Skin CancerWhat’s New in Dermatology Dr. Bordman Opioid Dependence SimplifiedChronic Pain SimplifiedMedically Assisted Treatment in Problematic Opioid UseUrine Drug TestingAddiction ReviewMD Role in the Opioid Crisis

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Updates in Endocrinology

Dr. Cheng Insulin 101: When, How and WhatSo Many Antihyperglycemic Choices … How to Decide?Update On the Cardiovascular Effects of Antihyperglycemic AgentsUpdate on Diabetes Guidelines 2018Approach to Oligomenorrhea and HirsutismApproach to Adrenal Incidentaloma Dr. Josse OsteoporosisThyroid Disease-Hyper and HypothyroidismObesity and Metabolic SyndromeHypo and HypercalcemiaUpdate on Vitamin D-What is Real and What is MythMale Hypogonadism

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Clinical Update in Endocrinology & Neurology

Dr. Kathryn Giles Practical Approach to the Neurologic History and Examination hoursTremor: Is It Parkinson’s Disease?Loss of Consciousness and an Approach toEpilepsy in the OfficePearls in the Diagnosis and Management of HeadacheConcussion: Approach to Diagnosis,Management and Return to “Play”Video Cases in Neurology Dr. Robyn Houlden Testosterone Replacement Therapy inOlder Men Osteoporosis UpdatePrimer on Lifestyle MedicineMotivational interviewingAfter...

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Clinical Pearls in Family Medicine

Mr. Brown Essentials of Employment Law Dr. Brown Update in Women’s Health, Guidelines from NAMSReview of Osteoporosis, Men and Women at RiskSexual Health for Women: Are there Options?The Alphabet Soup, ABCs of MeningitisHZ: New Options and New GuidelinesCAP and FLU, A One Two PunchHPV, The Good, The Bad and Why We Won’t Accept the UGLYTravel Vaccines,...

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Emergency Medicine, Chronic Pain & Addiction

Dr. Bordman Topics TBA Dr. Shulman In Flight Medical Emergencies: Is There A Doctor On-Board?Office Emergencies (Including: How To Avoid Becoming A Victim in Your Own Office)Airway Management: From Bag-Valve Mask To CricothyroidotomyACLS update: What's Relevant for You!Concussion: Sports Yes But It's Not Just A Sports Problem. How To Best Manage the Concussed PatientRed Flags: Things...

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Updates in Women's Health and Musculo-Skeletal Disorders

Dr. Alleyne Details coming soon! Mr. Alleyne Details coming soon! Dr. Reid Physiology of Menstruation: Normal & Abnormal BleedingAmenorrhea: When and How to TreatHirsutism and Polycystic Ovary SyndromeInfertility in the Era of Assisted Reproductive TechnologyContraception: “One Size Does Not Fit All”MenopausePremenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMS)Scuba Diving and PregnancyRisk Communication in Reproductive Medicine

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Update on Cardiology, Palliative Care & Primary Care

Dr. Axler CORE Back ToolDeprescribingA Picture is Worth?NSAIDS: Screen Before You ScribeChoosing Wisely Dr. Macpherson Spotting Palliative Patients in the WildNausea, Vomiting and Constipation—The Triple Threat to ComplianceOpioid Prescribing Made Ridiculously SimpleRespiratory SymptomsDeliriumCare of Malignant WoundsDeprescribing at EOLFinal Days Dr. Polasek Atrial FibrillationCADCardiology Interventions - Without InstrumentsCardiology Interventions - With instrumentsGoing HomeHot Off the Press /InternetMagical...

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Pain & Potpourri of Family Medicine

Dr. Axler CORE Back ToolA Picture is Worth?Screen Before You Prescribe NSAIDSCommon Osteoporosis ConundrumsCORE Head and Neck ToolTreating BPH By the NumbersDeprescribing Dr. Stern Non-Opioid Management of PainApproaches to Neuropathic PainMedical CannabisApplying the Canadian Opioid Guidelines to Initiating Opioids for Chronic PainApplying the Canadian Opioid Guidelines to Legacy PatientsManaging Adverse Reactions from Opioid MedicationsUsing Electronic Medical...

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Update in Rheumatology, Respirology, Sleep Medicine & Pain

Dr. Baer Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Deadly Disabling DiseaseSystemic Lupus Erythematosus: Disease of 1000 FacesSpondyloarthropathies: Which Back Pain Patients Should You Refer to a Rheumatologist?Gout: Let’s Be Crystal ClearRheumatology Lab TestingHot Topics in RheumatologyHandling Osteoarthritis: The Most Common ArthritisBoning Up on Osteoporosis Dr. Birman Diagnosis and Management of Patients With Pulmonary Fibrosis: Things You Need to Know...

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference Topics - Emergency Medicine, Mood Disorders & Pain Management

EMERGENCY MEDICINE Basic & Advanced Cardiac Life Support: Latest Updates—What Do They Mean For Me and My Patients?Concussion: It’s Not Just About AthletesOffice Emergencies: You And Your Staff Are At Risk! Do You Know What To Do?Effective Speaking: How To Present In Front of Any Group, Large or SmallENT Emergencies: From Nose Bleeds To Orbital Cellulitis:...

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Puerto Rico - Travel Update You Should Know

Puerto Rico - Travel Update You Should Know

Jose Izquierdo, executive director of the Puerto Rico Tourism Company, said in a statement: “We're working closely with other state and federal government agencies and collaborating with our industry partners to identify immediate needs across the island.” The Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport is now open to commercial flight traffic. A few airlines are already operating...

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What's Open in the Caribbean After Hurricanes Irma and Maria

What's Open in the Caribbean After Hurricanes Irma and Maria

Hotels and resorts in the Caribbean have been completing their assessments of damage left behind by Hurricanes Irma and Maria. Here is a roundup of the properties that are currently open: Antigua Resorts including Cocobay, Jumby Bay, Curtain Bluff, Carlisle Bay, Hawksbill by Rex Resorts, Heritage, St. James's Club, The Inn at English Harbor, and Nonsuch...

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