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7-Night Barbados CME AWAY® Resort

Sandals Barbados & Sandals Royal Barbados

Cardiovascular DiseaseDiabetesFamily MedicinePain Management

From November 12th, 2022 - November 19th, 2022

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Faculty & CME Details

Dr. Alan Bell

Dr. Alan Bell


Family Medicine

About The Speaker

Dr. Bell is a family physician and clinical researcher in Toronto, Canada. He is Assistant Professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto and on the active staff of the Humber River Regional Hospital. He is a recipient of the Canadian College of Family Physicians Award of Excellence. His activities include: Past Chair and Current Primary Panel – Canadian Cardiovascular Society Antiplatelet Guideline Committee (Dr. Bell is the only primary care physician to ever chair a CCS guideline committee); Primary Panel – Canadian Cardiovascular Society Atrial Fibrillation Guideline Committee; Thrombosis Canada – Executive Council; Member American Society of Bone and Mineral Research; Canadian Stroke Network Professional Development Committee; Canadian Medical Association Journal – Peer Reviewer. Dr. Bell’s involvement in continuing medical education includes the development and presentation of many national projects. He has served as faculty and chair of countless committees and advisory boards dedicated to serving the common interests of the medical profession and the public. His research, commentaries and letters have been presented and published internationally.

Dr. Sol Stern

Dr. Sol Stern


Family Medicine & Pain Management

About The Speaker

Dr. Stern is a Family Physician and the Former Chief of Staff at Halton Healthcare Services in Oakville, Ontario. Dr. Stern is the Lead Family Physician of the Argus Medical Centre Family Health Organization. He is  member of Thrombosis Canada and is Co-Medical Director of Sea Courses/CME Away.   Dr. Sol Stern obtained his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Toronto in 1982 after obtaining a BSc and MSc at the same university. He started a family medicine practice in Oakville, Ontario in 1983 and has been practicing in Oakville ever since. Dr. Stern spends about 1/4 of his time involved in CME and has developed and collaborated on many CME workshops including the topics of cardiovascular disease, diabetes and chronic pain management. Dr. Stern has developed, reviewed and presented over 1000 CME programs over the last 25 years.

CME Topics

Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes, Pain Management & General Family Medicine

Dr. Bell
  • Atrial Fibrillation - Anticoagulant Management
  • Venous Thromboembolism - Anticoagulant Management
  • Antiplatelet Therapy for Coronary Disease Prevention
  • ASA and primary prevention of vascular disease
  • Medical Cannabis for Pain Management
  • Medical Cannabis for Sleep
  • Sleep and the role of the Orexin pathway
Dr. Stern
  • Opioid Crisis
  • Topical Medications for Pain Management
  • Non-opioid Medications for Pain Management
  • SGLT 2 Inhibitors and Diabetes
  • Practice Management: From EMR to Websites to Apps

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 Price
FP $1345
Specialist $1345
Resident, Retired, NP, RN, PA, Other $1145
Conference Tuition Book Before February 10th, 2022 Book After February 10th, 2022
FP $1195 $1345
Specialist $1195 $1345
Resident, Retired, NP, RN, PA, Other $995 $1145

Venue Information


Beachfront luxury takes on new meaning with rooms and suites nestled along the pristine white sands of Dover Beach. Experience the Royal Treatment at Sandals Royal Barbados, the all-new, all-suite resort in the spirited St. Lawrence Gap area. Featuring a number of Sandals firsts, including the first rooftop pool and bar, the first 4-lane bowling alley, the first men’s only barbershop, and two new restaurant concepts – American Tavern and Chi Asian. This 222 all-suite resort will also feature Sandals signature accommodations including the magnificent Skypool Suites, Swim-up Suites, and Millionaire Suites, world-class international cuisine at five restaurants, and a 15,000-sq.-ft. spa. Stunning ocean views, Butler Elite service and exclusive exchange privileges with nearby Sandals Barbados define the new Luxury Included® experience at Sandals Royal Barbados.


Additional Noteworthy Features

All Included, All Unlimited, All The Time

  • Unlimited fine dining at 9 restaurants
  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner and anytime snacks
  • Unlimited Premium Liquors
  • 7 bars, including swim-up bars
  • Stocked bars in every room
  • Unlimited Robert Mondavi Twin Oaks® wines
  • All tips, taxes and gratuities
  • Roundtrip airport transfers
  • PADI-Certified SCUBA diving (and all equipment)
  • Unlimited water sports
  • Professional instruction for water sports
  • Unlimited land sports and fitness center with LifeFitness® Equipment
  • Day and night entertainment including live shows
  • Free WiFi (in room and all common areas)


Premium House Wines
  • We've raised the bar on the Luxury Included® experience by partnering with Robert Mondavi Twin Oaks®. Selected for Sandals Resorts, there are 6 varietals to choose from.
Premium Liquors
  • From a swim-up pool bar to a traditional British pub, Sandals is all about choices. Whether you take yours straight up or on the rocks, unlimited premium liquors are all included.
Appleton Estate Jamaica Rum
  • An iconic Jamaica product and internationally acclaimed rum brand, is poured at all Sandals Resorts throughout the Caribbean.
The World's Finest Coffee
  • Jamaica Blue Mountain's coffee possesses an unmatched superior flavor and it's included throughout all our specialty restaurants.
Special Dietary Requirements
  • A centrally located Culinary Concierge Desk is available and ready to assist with any special dietary requirements like food allergies.
Candlelight Dinner
  • Celebrate your love with a candlelight dinner for two on the beach, in a garden or even on your terrace. Your dedicated waiter will take care of all the details.


You will find a wide range of activities waiting for you at Sandals Barbados. You can do as much as you want to do - even PADI® Certified Scuba Diving in spectacular waters - or absolutely nothing at all because it’s all included, all unlimited, all the time.

PADI® Certified Scuba Diving

  • Some of the world’s most renowned reefs, walls and wrecks are found in these extraordinary waters. That’s why divers flock to this corner of the planet, and it’s why Sandals offers one of the most comprehensive scuba diving programs anywhere - and it’s all included!

An Ocean of Water Sports

  • Every water sport imaginable is included along with top-of-the-line equipment and professional instruction. Sandals includes a full range of water sports like:
    • Canoes
    • Kayaks
    • Waterskiing
    • Windsurfing
    • Hobie® Cats
    • Boogie Boards
    • Snorkelling
    • Paddle Boarding
    • Glass Bottom Boats

Entertainment, Day and Night

  • No one throws a party like Sandals because here every day is a celebration. From the slightly wild and exotic to the modern and lively, you’ll find parties around the beach, around the pool and around the clock.
    • Piano bar
    • Talent night
    • Carnival party
    • Caribbean night
    • Live bands
    • White night
    • Live shows
    • Chocolate buffet
    • Barbados day & street jamboree

Unlimited Land Activities

  • From the sands to the courts, Sandals includes unlimited land sports so there are no limits to what you can play, when you can play including:
    • Table tennis
    • Shuffleboard
    • Lawn chess
    • Croquet
    • Basketball
    • Beach volleyball
    • Day & night tennis
    • Board games
    • Pool tables
    • Squash
    • Bocce ball

State-of-the-art Fitness Center

  • Stay fit while enjoying your time away! Whether it’s in one of our high-energy group fitness classes or cardio and weight-training in our top-of-the-line Life Fitness equipment, you will be sure to find the fun in fitness!

    • Aerobic classes
    • Aqua-fit classes
    • Cybex equipment
    • Elliptical machines
    • Exercise bikes
    • Stairclimbers
    • Free weights
    • Universal weights
    • Treadmills

Red Lane® Spa

  • Discover a completely unique mind & body experience that transforms you - inside & out. Take the time to let us envelop you in natural botanicals & you will feel renewed for a lifetime. Your journey begins with a Red Lane® Rejuvenation Specialist who is dedicated to creating an incomparable experience with a focus on CONNECTION, TIME and LOVE.

Resort Boutiques

  • At Sandals, you can enjoy duty free shopping at our on-resort boutiques. Browse through art galleries, our resort shop, and even luxury jewelry retailers for the perfect gift. Our resort shop features various sundries from branded items to local crafts. And at Sandals Barbados, you can find the finest jewelry at Colombian Emeralds International, a leader in luxury travel retail for 35 years.

Local Adventure Tours

  • The best way to experience Barbados in full is to get up close and personal with it. A unique Caribbean paradise, that is actually two land masses merged together over the years. It is a surprisingly sophisticated, friendly, fun and always Naturally Charming! No matter what your speed, you’ll gain insider insights and a whole new perspective on this beautiful paradise.

Travel Awards

  • World's Leading All-Inclusive Company from the World Travel Awards - 25 years in a row
  • Caribbean's Leading Hotel Brand from the World Travel Awards - 24 years in a row
  • Best All Inclusive Hotel Chain from the Travvy Awards - 2020
  • Best All Inclusive Hotel Chain from the TravelAge West WAVE Award Awards - 2019
  • Five Star Diamond Award from the American Academy of Hospitality Sciences - 2019

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Itinerary & Schedule

Date Location Notes / CME Details
November 12th St Lawrence Gap, Barbados Check In
November 13th St Lawrence Gap, Barbados 8:00 am—11:30 am
November 14th St Lawrence Gap, Barbados 8:00 am—12:00 pm
November 15th St Lawrence Gap, Barbados
November 16th St Lawrence Gap, Barbados 8:00 am—12:00 pm
November 17th St Lawrence Gap, Barbados 8:00 am—11:15 am
November 18th St Lawrence Gap, Barbados
November 19th St Lawrence Gap, Barbados Check Out

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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