"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

Family MedicineNeurology

From April 26th, 2019 - May 6th, 2019

Trip Characteristics

Faculty & CME Details

Dr. Kathryn Giles

Dr. Kathryn Giles



About The Speaker

Dr. Giles is a neurologist who has her own practice in Cambridge, ON. She has a special interest in neuromuscular neurology and multiple sclerosis, and sees both adults and children and is extensively involved in teaching family physicians & colleagues, residents, medical students, patients, and community groups. Her strength is a practical approach to practicing and teaching neurology.

Dr. Marla Shapiro

Dr. Marla Shapiro


Family Medicine

About The Speaker

For years, well-known medical contributor Dr. Marla Shapiro has waded through the constant barrage of medical research and has disseminated the most sensible medical information you need to make smart healthcare decisions. She completed medical school at McGill University and trained at the University of Toronto for her Masters of Health Science in Community Health and Epidemiology. Trained in Family Medicine and certified by the Canadian College of Family Practice, Dr. Shapiro concluded her specialty training in Community Medicine receiving her Fellowship from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. She is an Associate Professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the University of Toronto and is in private practice. In 1993 she joined City TV in Toronto, Ontario as the medical expert on the nationally syndicated show Cityline. Shortly thereafter she became the medical expert for City Pulse and CP24 News. In 2000, she left City to become the Health and Medical Contributor for CTV’s Canada AM. In addition to her weekly appearances on Canada AM, she is seen on Newsnet and as the medical consultant on CTV’s National News with Lloyd Robertson. 2003 saw the exciting addition of Balance: Television for Living Well, in which Dr. Shapiro appears as host. This refreshing daily health and lifestyle show is seen across North American households and has sold internationally.

CME Topics

Dr. Giles
  • Practical Approach to the Neurologic History & Examination
  • Parkinson’s Primer
  • Pearls in the Diagnosis and Management of Headache
  • Concussion: Approach to Diagnosis, and Management
  • Multiple Sclerosis: What’s New since Med School
  • Cancer and The Nervous System
  • Epilepsy Essentials
  • Video Cases in Neurology
Dr. Shapiro
  • Herpes Zoster
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pneumonia
  • HPV
  • NAMS Hormone Position Statement
  • Genitourinary Syndrome of Menopause
  • Dyslipidemia Update
  • The Four Pillars of Wellness

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 August 24th, 2018Book After August 24th, 2018
Resident, Retired, NP, RN, PA, Other$845$995

Venue Information

Get acquainted with the wonders of the Incas in this exhilarating introduction to Peru. Embrace cultures past and present in the hills surrounding Cusco and delight in the amazing views of the Sacred Valley as you travel by rail to Machu Picchu. Taking the train will allow you lots of time to explore ruins, museums and markets. We employ the best local guides so that you’re free to enjoy the beauty of the region!

Additional Noteworthy Features

  • Sacred Valley and Ollantaytambo ruins guided tour with visit to a Planeterra-supported women's weaving project (full-day)
  • Lunch at the Planeterra-supported Sacred Valley Community Restaurant in Huchuy Qosco
  • Machu Picchu guided tour
  • Internal flights
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
  • 10 Breakfasts, 1 lunch, 2 dinners
  • Private vehicle, train, plane
  • 3 CEOs throughout, specialist Inca Trail CEO for Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu.
  • Hotels (10 nights)

Itinerary & Schedule

DatePort / LocationArrival TimeDeparture TimeNotes / CME Details
April 26thLimaArrival Day
April 27thLima8:00 am - 11:30 am
April 28thLima - Cusco2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
April 29thCusco8:00 am - 11:00 am; 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
April 30thCusco – Ollantaytambo
May 1stOllantaytambo – Aguas Calientes
May 2ndAguas Calientes - Cusco
May 3rdCusco8:00 am - 11:00 am
May 4thCusco - Lima
May 5thLima8:00 am - 11:15 am
May 6thLima

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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