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"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."

7-Night Jamaica CME AWAY® Resort

Sandals South Coast

RespirologyRheumatologySleep MedicineTransgender Medicine

From April 17th, 2021 - April 24th, 2021

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Faculty & CME Details

Dr. Lydia Hatcher

Dr. Lydia Hatcher

Specialty:

Pain Management

About The Speaker

Dr. Hatcher graduated with her MD in 1982 from Memorial University of Newfoundland. In 1984, she received certification with the College of Family Physicians of Canada(CFPC) and in 1994, was certified with the Canadian College of Health Service Executives. In 1998, she received the Canadian Psychiatric Association’s annual Mental Health Awareness Award. In 2001, the College of Family Physicians of Canada awarded her a fellowship. She has been doing pain management for over 25 years. Her focus is on a bio-psycho-social approach to pain management. She does a significant amount of teaching in chronic pain across the country and is a physician assessor for the College of Physicians and Surgeons of both Ontario and Newfoundland & Labrador. She chairs a subcommittee for the National Opioid Use Guideline Group. She is a member of the Canadian Academy of Pain Management and the Canadian Pain Society. She is a committee member of the CFPC community of practice in chronic pain. She is an Associate Clinical Professor of Family Medicine at McMaster University and Chief of Family Medicine at St. Joseph’s Healthcare in Hamilton, Ontario.

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. Natalia Pittman

Dr. Natalia Pittman

Specialty:

Rheumatology

About The Speaker

Dr. Pittman graduated with her MD in 2011 from Memorial University of Newfoundland. In the same year she obtained a Master of Science in Clinical Epidemiology. She finished her Internal Medicine residency at Queen’s University in 2015 and her Rheumatology Fellowship at McMaster University in 2017. She is currently practicing as an Adult Rheumatologist in St. John’s, Newfoundland and has a special interest in Pregnancy in Rheumatic Diseases. She is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at Memorial University.

CME Topics

Dr. Hatcher
  • Managing Sleep Disorders: Insomnia to Narcolepsy
  • Trans-forming Your Practice: An Introduction to Transgender Medicine
  • Skills to Improve Communication & Avoid Lawsuits
Dr. Kaplan
  • What you need to know about COPD?
  • Dyspnea, is it COPD, CHF, both?
  • Adult asthma from control to severity
  • Respiratory Vaccinations
  • Preschool asthma, kids are not just little adults
  • What you should not put in your lungs
  • Chronic Cough, how to work through that..
Dr. Pittman
  • Spondyloarthropathy
  • Gout: A Common but Undertreated Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis: A New Era in Treatment

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 July 15th, 2020Book After July 15th, 2020
FP$1145$1295
Specialist$1145$1295
Resident, Retired, NP, RN, PA, Other$945$1095

Venue Information

The all-new Sandals South Coast is the perfect combination of European civility in an all-beachfront resort. From all-new Over-the-Water Bungalows, an overwater bar, and a romantic Over-the-Water Chapel, Sandals South Coast brings guests closer than ever to the water. Set on a 2-mile stretch of Jamaica’s south coast’s most pristine white-sand beach and nestled within a 500-acre nature preserve, this spectacular seaside oasis features three distinctive European Villages. Relax by one of three pools, including Jamaica’s largest, or dine at the new Sushi on the Sand restaurant. At night, extravagant bonfire areas and fire pits add to the glow of this truly unique destination in the heart of paradise.

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)
  • Waterskiing
  • Snorkeling (and all equipment)
  • Hobie Cats, paddle boards, kayaks
  • Professional instruction for water sports
  • Beach volleyball, basketball, pool tables
  • Day and night tennis
  • Unlimited land sports and fitness center with LifeFitness® Equipment
  • Day and night entertainment including live shows
  • Free WiFi (in room and all common areas)

Itinerary & Schedule

DateLocationNotes / CME Details
April 17thWhite House, Jamaica
April 18thWhite House, Jamaica8:00 am—12:30 pm
April 19thWhite House, Jamaica8:00 am—12:00 pm
April 20thWhite House, Jamaica
April 21stWhite House, Jamaica8:00 am—12:00 pm
April 22ndWhite House, Jamaica8:00 am—11:15 am
April 23rdWhite House, Jamaica
April 24thWhite House, Jamaica

Pre-And-Post Trip Information

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