"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."


Onboard the Nobu Miami Beach Hotel & Azamara Journey


Sailing March 18th, 2019 - March 25th, 2019

Trip Characteristics

Faculty & CME Details

Dr. Richard Casey

Dr. Richard Casey



About The Speaker

Dr. Casey graduated with his MD in 1977 from the University of Western Ontario. In 1982, he received certification in Urology by the University of Toronto and in 1984 post graduate Postdoctoral Fellowship Endocrinology with the University of Texas, Dallas. Dr. Casey is currently the editor for the Journal of Canadian Urology Association as well as editor of the Canadian Journal of Urology. He is currently commands a full time surgeon role at the Halton Healthcare, Oakville. Dr. Casey has received many awards including: Centennial Fellowship, Medical Research Council of Canada (1982), American Urologic Association Scholar (1982) among many others.

Dr. Guy Tremblay

Dr. Guy Tremblay



About The Speaker

Dr. Guy Tremblay combines his cardiology practice with his teaching position as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Laval University. Spurred by his interest in promotion cardiovascular health, Dr. Tremblay have served since 1978 as consulting cardiologist for the Public Health Centre, and active member of Clinical practice guideline initiatives, with Canadian Hypertensive Education Program and Canadian Cardiovascular Society. In recent years, Dr. Tremblay has focused his attention on closing the gap between medical knowledge and clinical practice. He has been proactive in assuming a leading role in encouraging the widespread dissemination and adoption of clinical practice guidelines. To facilitate this leadership in knowledge transfer for CV promotion and prevention, he has served on boards of numerous scientific societies (Canadian Cardiovascular society, Hypertension Canada, etc) and has collaborated to numerous committees of scientific societies (RCPSC, CLIMOA, ACQ, etc). His research interest is Cardiovascular Risk evaluation, as a medical consultant for Insurance and Reinsurance companies, while promoting clinical risk evaluation with appropriate Canadian risk engine, such as SCORE CANADA .

CME Topics

Dr. Richard Casey
  • Benign Prostate Hyperplasia
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Peyronies Disease
  • Circumcision and Penile Pathology For the GP
  • Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT)
  • Overactive Bladder
  • LGBTQ+
 Dr. Guy Tremblay
  • Chest Pain; Choosing Wisely, the 4 W
  • ’’My Cholesterol Was OK’, Last Year’’
  • Hypertension 2019 – Putting the Guidelines Into Practice
  • Lifestyle …Not an Apple a Day!!
  • Insurance 101 for Healthcare Practitioners
  • Trending Topics in AF and DOACs
  • The Post-MI Follow-Ups—First Year

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 TuitionBook Before June 18th, 2018Book After June 18th, 2018
Resident, Retired, NP, RN, PA, Other$845$995

Venue Information

The sturdy Azamara Journey is a mid-sized beauty with a deck plan well suited to the needs of modern voyagers. You’ll never feel crowded in the comfortable social spaces of the bars, restaurants, lounges, casino and cabaret. There is extensive space around the pool, where the attentive staff are always ready to offer complimentary bottled water, soft drinks or fresh towels. Staterooms feature modern amenities, furnishings, and European linens and the large number of staterooms with verandas. There’s nothing quite like opening your door to the fresh sea air and views. Azamara’s friendly ships are an altogether wonderful place to call your home away from home!

Additional Noteworthy Features

Lounge on beautiful strips of sand and surf, and admire Miami’s beautiful pastel-hued buildings before embarking on your getaway. Wake up in the sunny city of Key West. Meander down Duval Street for its energetic strips of cafés, shops, and bars, or snorkel the coral reefs and wrecks off the island before discovering Cuba! Rich in culture, history, sunny skies, and sandy shores, Havana is full of life, colorful buildings, urban plazas, and eclectic architecture. Stroll cobbled streets lined with classic cars and salsa clubs. Explore the historic neighborhood of Vieja Habana (Old Havana), a fascinating UNESCO World Heritage site, or relax on any number of pristine beaches nearby. Don’t miss the quintessential Cuban experience: some time spent along the pastel hues of Havana’s beloved oceanside boulevard, the Malecón. Havana seems to bask in a golden glow from sunrise to sunset. And because Azamara gives you more time in port, you’ll be there to see it.EntertainmentWhile Vacation is a time to explore it is also a time to relax. The Discoveries Lounge is located just outside Azamara’s main restaurant and this congenial bar is a favorite gathering place for pre- and post-dinner conversation and drinks. Bar service includes a full selection of fine wines, mixed drinks, and premium spirits. Enjoy live performances of professional full-stage musicals, classical soloists, bands and other forms of entertainment in a cabaret nightclub with a full bar and cozy tables. Each cruise has as many as three distinctly different shows while onboard. Dance late into the night as the live band kicks in after dinner. Wearing white is optional, but encouraged. The Casino will keep you entertained with blackjack, roulette, slot machines, and three-card poker games. Group and individual gaming lessons are offered at no charge and a great way to learn gaming strategy! For Sports fan, the Spirits bar adjacent to the Casino features a flat-screen TV. and full bar, making it a very pleasant place to keep up with your favorite teams.Dining  Azamara offers a choice of 5 distinctive dining options, as well as 24-hour room service and a quality café. Whether you’re a fan of adventurous cuisine or classic cooking, you'll love the quality reflected in the fresh ingredients, careful preparation, and variety of menu choices. Discoveries Dining, the main restaurant presents elegant yet lively dining with a renewed décor befitting the culinary heart of our ships. Reservations are not required, and you have the choice of being seated at a table for two or as part of a larger group of fellow guests. There are two specialty restaurants Aqualina and Prime C. Aqualina exhibits contemporary, inventive Italian cuisine and features some of Italy’s most famous dishes. Prime C, offers a marvelous evening at this classic wood-paneled steakhouse with stunning views and lush autumn décor. Windows Café is primary spot for casual dining with indoor and outdoor tables. Enjoy an intimate breakfast, lunch, or dinner for two or a lively meal for six with the flexible seating options. The Patio serves as a casual “pool grill” during the day and becomes transformed into a more sophisticated dining experience in the evening. The self serve Frozen yogurt station is a staple of the Patio and is available all day. Mosaic Café is the onboard coffee corner where You'll find all your favorite coffee drinks and you can order them just the way you like as well as light snacks. Lastly is the delicious Room Service served 24 hours a day. Lunch and dinner room service features a menu of hearty soups, fresh salads, gourmet sandwiches, pizzas and desserts.Onboard Activities Treat yourself to health, beauty, and restorative treatments in the all new Sanctum Spa. With a focus on wellness and vigor, the relaxing spa can provide you an oceanfront massage, a quick manicure teeth whitening, barber services, or even a healing acupuncture treatment.Inclusive Amenities for All Guests
  • Selected standard spirits, international beers and wines
  • Gratities
  • Bottled water, soft drinks, specialty coffees and teas
  • Self-service laundry
  • Shuttle service to and from port communities, where available
  • Concierge services for personal guidance and reservations
Enriching Experiences "Treat yourself to health, beauty, and restorative treatments in the all new Sanctum Spa. With a focus on wellness and vigor, the relaxing spa can provide you an oceanfront massage, a quick manicure teeth whitening, barber services, or even a healing acupuncture treatment. The well-equipped Fitness Center filled with lifecycles, treadmills, stair-steppers and weights will help you maintain your body despite the delicious dining on board. There are complimentary group classes like sunset yoga on the deck, Pilates, cycling, core workouts, and nutrition classes. You also have the option of working with certified personal trainers who will help you develop a customized workout plan and lead you through individualized instruction. The beautiful library on board is known as the Drawing Room. The library is one of the quiet jewels of Azamara, a peaceful and beautifully appointed space for reading or relaxing after dinner. Browse the collection and feel free to borrow the library books or simply relax in the tranquil atmosphere. For onboard shopping You’ll find a tasteful collection of merchandise and beautiful jewelry and watches in four onboard stores. The daily news will outline specials and one-time offers that make shopping even more fun. The Photo Stop has camera supplies that can be purchased and displays photos available of the previous day’s events, taken by the ship’s roving photographer."

Itinerary & Schedule

DatePort / LocationArrival TimeDeparture TimeNotes / CME Details
March 18thMiami, Florida - Nobu Hotel
March 19thMiami, Florida - Nobu Hotel8:00 am - 12:30 pm
March 20thMiami, Florida - Nobu Hotel8:00 am - 12:00 pm
March 21stMiami, Florida5:00 pm8:00 am - 12:00 pm
March 22ndKey West, Florida8:00 am6:00 pm
March 23rdHavana, Cuba8:00 am
March 24thHavana, Cuba3:00 pm1:45 pm - 5:00 pm
March 25thMiami, Florida7:00 am

Detailed Port Descriptions

Miami, Florida - You’ll be hard pressed to find a city more vibrant than Miami! Home to an incredible array of cultures, Miami is the place to go to see Art Deco designs, dance the night away to Latin rhythms, snap photos of pink flamingos, and relax on legendary beaches—all on the same day! If you're feeling more adventurous, rent a boat to explore the Everglades and catch a glimpse of an alligator or manatees.

 Key West, Florida - Located just 90 miles from Cuba, Key West is one of the sunniest cities in the US. It’s only four miles long by two miles wide, and filled with beaches, historic sites, international restaurants, and a very lively nightlife. Meander down Duval Street, take a walking tour to see some of the island’s best architecture, courtyards, and gardens, or explore in the coral reefs and wrecks off Key West.

 Havana, Cuba - Havana is a study in contrasts. A stroll down the Prado, through the historic neighborhood of Old Havana, provides a glimpse into the city’s 16th-century heritage, while the salsa clubs generate a vibrant energy. Wander along Havana’s beloved oceanside boulevard, the Malecón, enjoy an authentic Cuban lunch at a local paladar, and stroll through Almacenes San José Artisans’ Market.

Pre-And-Post Trip Information

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