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7-NIGHT CLUB MED PUNTA CANA RESORT CME ON REQUEST ONLY

CLUB MED PUNTA CANA

Family MedicinePain ManagementRespirology

From March 9th, 2019 - March 16th, 2019

Trip Characteristics

Faculty & CME Details

Dr. Alan Kaplan

Dr. Alan Kaplan

Specialty:

Family Medicine

About The Speaker

Dr. Kaplan is the Chairperson of the Family Physician Airways Group of Canada and a Board member of the International Primary Care Respiratory Group. He is the President of the IPCRG
5th biennual world scientific meeting, “Making Every Breath Count” Toronto June 2-5, 2010 and chair of the Council of Organizing Members of the Canadian Network for Respiratory Care.
Dr. Kaplan is also a representative of the College of Family Physicians of Canada to the SARS clinical working group and a member of Chronic Respiratory Disease Surveillance Advisory
Committee (Public Health Agency of Canada) , the Health Canada Section on Allergy and Respiratory Therapies and the Canadian Metropolitan Tuberculosis Subcommittee. Dr. Kaplan is
an international editor for Nature’s Primary Care Respiratory Journal and for the Italian Journal of Primary Care.

Dr. Robert Hauptman

Dr. Robert Hauptman

Specialty:

Family Medicine

About The Speaker

Dr. Hauptman is a pain consultant working in St. Albert, Alberta.  He also is the Medical Director of the Fort McMurray and Vermillion Pain Clinics. Dr. Hauptman served for two years as the President of the Pain Society of Alberta and was one of the society’s founding members. Dr. Hauptman has also served as a President of the AMA Section of Chronic Pain. Dr. Hauptman is an active member of the Canadian Pain Society and the International Association for the Study of Pain. Dr. Hauptman is a nationally recognized medical educator. Dr. Hauptman is an Assistant Clinical Professor with the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Alberta. In addition, Dr. Hauptman is one of the founding members of the Family Physician Airways Group of Canada, the Pain Society of Alberta and the Chronic Pain Section of the Alberta Medical Association. Dr. Hauptman has also worked as a pain consultant for HealthPointe Pain Clinic and Body Restoration Clinic both located in Edmonton. Dr. Hauptman is actively involved in CME activities. He has given over 1500 presentations to physicians and health care professionals throughout Canada on subjects ranging from asthma to COPD to chronic pain management.  Dr. Hauptman has been involved in the development of over 50 Mainpro presentations approved by the College of Family Physicians of Canada.  He also participates in student education in medicine, pharmacy and nursing.

CME Topics

Dr. Hauptman
  • Chronic Pain: It Is All In the Brain, Right?
  • Addiction & Pain: The Same or Different?
  • Demystifying Opioids
  • Beyond Opioids: What Else Can Be Done?
  • Chronic Abdominal Pain: What To Do When “Nothing” Is Wrong
  • Marijuana: Hype, Hoax or Help
  • Palliative Care: Providing Hope and Compassion At The End Of Life
Dr. Kaplan
  • Spirometry Interpretation
  • Preschool Asthma
  • SABA Overuse: What Do We Do Even in Mild Asthma?
  • COPD: The Devil Is In The Details
  • Adult Asthma: From Control to Severity
  • Smoking Cessation Tools
  • What Is Not Asthma or COPD?

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 9th, 2018Book After June 9th, 2018
FP$1045$1195
Specialist$1045$1195
Resident, Retired, NP, RN, PA, Other$845$995

Venue Information

ON REQUEST ONLY

Located on the breathtaking island of the Dominican Republic, our all-inclusive Punta Cana resort welcomes couples and families alike for an unforgettable vacation. Enjoy premium services and partake in a plethora of unique activities alongside a stunning panoramic stretch of turquoise beach. Discover Tiara, a 5-Trident luxury area where you can feel like a real VIP, or stay in the Club Rooms, located throughout the resort and ideal for families. Head to the new Zen Oasis, a sophisticated adults-only hideaway, perfect for moments of essential tranquility during your stay. Looking for a little excitement? Experience CREACTIVE by Cirque du Soleil; a creative playground inspired by the world-renowned acrobatic shows. Leisure, fun, or sun, no matter what you’re craving, this resort is sure to have it!

Additional Noteworthy Features

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ACCOMMODATIONS

All you need to do today is feel the Latin breeze as you laze under a palm tree, the turquoise sea just steps away. At 42 hectares, the Resort has plenty of room for a variety of distinct areas. Adults can relax in the Zen Oasis, or on the seafront terraces of the Tiara Exclusive Space (5 Ψ). Family accommodation is conveniently located alongside Mini Club Med®.

KIDS

BABY CLUB MED® (4 TO 23 MONTHS OLD)

A haven of happiness where your little ones spend the day in the capable hands of our specialist G.O®s. The magic recipe for perfect balance means serenity for you, and respect of your children’s natural rhythms and needs. Walks, early learning activities and games help develop the children’s sense of movement, sound, colour, shape and texture. Your children may have lunch with their G.O®s, it’s entirely up to you. Nappies and baby milk are not provided by Baby Club Med®.

PETIT CLUB MED® (2 TO 3 YEARS OLD)

To be sure your children’s holiday experience is as unique as yours, we’ve devised a Club Med tailored just for them! Run by experienced G.O®s, Petit Club Med® proposes a host of different activities for all age groups – creative, artistic, active and fun. The children explore and discover talents and friendships in an environment made to measure. At Petit Club Med®, our G.O®s cater to their needs all day long, with a children’s lunch menu and specially devised evening activities. Nappies and baby milk are not provided by Petit Club Med®.

MINI CLUB MED® (FROM AGE 4 TO 10 YEARS OLD)

We've thought of everything possible to ensure your children have a unique, adventure-packed vacation, with discovery, sports and activities for each age group:
  • Sport: Little Tennis, Little Circus, Little Football(a fun approach to these sports), sailing, windsurfing, archery, etc
  • Making things: cookery lessons (e.g. Petit Chef Program®), nature activities, art and crafts
  • Expression: dance, preparing and taking part in shows, crazy signs
  • Play: group games, etc
  • Lunch and tea
  • Evening: after dinner with their friends, the children enjoy specially devised evening activities

CLUB MED PASSWORLD® (FROM 11 TO 17 YEARS OLD)

Exclusive, contemporary spaces specially designed for teenagers, where they can meet up and feel free to express themselves; a host of propositions and zero obligations, in the company of a dedicated G.O®:
  • Sports activities: flying trapeze, tennis, archery, sailing, windsurfing, etc
  • Creative activities: making objects, make up, graffiti
  • Artistic activities: dance, shows, crazy signs
  • Adventure and discovery: hiking, picnics, camping
  • Evening: on the beach movie night, beach party, films, shows

ACTIVITIES FOR CHILDREN

  • Baby gym
  • Petit Tennis
  • Petit Soccer
  • Nature & Discovery Activities
  • Mini Club Med
  • Playground
  • CREACTIVE by Cirque du Soleil
  • Petit Cricus
  • Petit Hockey
  • Zumbatomic
  • Teen Spa

CLUB MED CREACTIVE

ESCAPE TO A WORLD OF CREATIVE EXPLORATION CLUB MED AND CIRQUE DU SOLEIL HAVE JOINED FORCES TO DREAM UP THE ULTIMATE CIRCUS-INSPIRED PLAYGROUND.

Adults and children alike are invited to live a one-of-a kind immersive experience in Punta Cana, featuring unique activities inspired by the wondrous and unexpected world of Cirque du Soleil. From artistic to acrobatic activities, vacationers will have fun, learn new skills and achieve things they would never have expected. Discover over 30 recreational acrobatic & artistic activities for both adults & children, under expert staff supervision from our Gentils Circassiens trained by Cirque du Soleil and Club Med.

RESTAURANTS

SAMANA

Newly enhanced! Completely redecorated and redesigned, this spacious restaurant near the main bar and lagoon pool welcomes you mornings, lunchtime and evenings with friends and family for international cuisine from the buffet. Restaurant with tables for 2 to 8 people, equipped with high chairs for little ones.

HISPANIOLA

Newly enhanced! This restaurant welcomes you for sumptuous international cuisine served from the buffet, close to the water's edge. The view over the lagoon from the superb terrace will take your breath away. Tables for 2 to 8 people, equipped with high chairs for babies.

INDIGO, BEACH LOUNGE

New! In a charming waterside location with a wonderful view over the lagoon, this restaurant, bar and lounge had a total makeover this winter and is the ideal venue for relaxing gourmet moments. You can have late breakfast, a light lunch by the water, or get a tasty takeaway to eat on the beach. You can also dine in an idyllic setting with table service (booking required). Enjoy local specialities, fish and sea food in a quiet ambience. As the night goes on, the restaurant turns nightclub and you can dance the night away under the stars. The bar is open all day, for drinks and refreshments a stone's throw from the water.

BARS

CIELO

Located on the first floor of the main building opposite the swimming pool, this bar has beautifully refined decor. Take the time to enjoy the tranquillity of the sea view from the terrace. Cigar humidor (at extra cost).

INDIGO, BEACH LOUNGE

New! On one of the island's finest beaches in the shade of the coconut palms, this bar has a touch of the exotic and a festive note, with its spacious dance floor, and terrace with a commanding view of the sea. An ideal spot for a refreshing pause in the daytime or to learn to dance the Bachata and the Merengue. At night the stars shine bright between the coconut trees.The bar also serves light snacks.

HIBISCUS BAR & LOUNGE

This new adults-only bar provides the perfect Zen atmosphere to enjoy our peaceful vacation ambiance while relaxing poolside. Enjoy healthy smoothies, teas and light snacks while blissfully soaking in the sun.

LA CAVE

La Cave wine cellar* offers a wide selection of the finest French & world wines, champagnes and premium spirits, as well as a VIP table service at all the restaurants & bars in the Resort. You can also enjoy a glass of wine from the comfort of your room and even under the stars on the beach. (*A la carte).

GOLF

ONE OF THE BEST GOLF DESTINATION IN THE WORLD

2 golf courses of a high quality, rated Best of Caribbean and Latin America and Top 50 worldwide - all a short distance from Club Med Punta Cana.
You get a game with a view at courses like the picturesque 27-hole La Cana Golf Club or the breathtaking Corales Golf Course, both with holes bordering the sea.✶ La Cana golf course: just a quick golf cart ride away from the resort, La Cana golf course (3x18 holes) offers a scenic, challenging and rewarding golf experience. ✶ Corales golf course: 18-hole Tom Fazio-designed Corales golf course, 10 minutes away, with 6 holes on bluffs overlooking the Caribbean Sea *Please note that golf is an additional cost and includes green fees, golf cart, driving range, local taxes, transfers to and from the resort, tees, and 2 bottles of water.* 

EVERYTHING NECESSARY FOR A PERFECT ALL-INCLUSIVE GOLF VACATION

Punta Cana offers everything necessary for a perfect golf vacation. A scenic golf experience overlooking the Caribbean sea awaits.✶ The most upscale golf offer of all Club Med destinations ✶ Professional instruction by certified golf instructors and PGA professionals ✶ Top-notch facilities: training facility with pitch-and-putt course, practice bunker and practice nets ✶ Get the kids into the game with a game of mini-golf ✶ Dedicated concierge service: A dedicated onsite team for information about all the options for play and tuition, bookings for tee-times, private coaching sessions & transfers, Equipment rental and sales.

SPA

An authentic sensory journey into the heart of Provence.The most effective authentic ingredients together with traditional massage techniques, for a true voyage of the senses.
  • Couple Palapa
  • Couple VIP Private Spa
  • Hairdressing, Manicure/pedicure salon
  • Individual palapa
  • Individual treatment rooms
  • Men's Lodge by L'OCCITANE, Barber Shop
  • Relaxation area
  • Treatment rooms (bath tub)

Itinerary & Schedule

DatePort / LocationArrival TimeDeparture TimeNotes / CME Details
March 9thPunta Cana, Dominican RepublicArrival Day
March 10thPunta Cana, Dominican Republic8:30 am - 12:30 pm/ Welcome Reception: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
March 11thPunta Cana, Dominican Republic8:00 am - 11:30 am
March 12thPunta Cana, Dominican Republic
March 13thPunta Cana, Dominican Republic8:00 am - 12:00 pm
March 14thPunta Cana, Dominican Republic8:00 am - 12:15 pm
March 15thPunta Cana, Dominican Republic
March 16thPunta Cana, Dominican RepublicDeparture Day

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