For the past 24 years, our Primary Care Conferences are designed to update primary care physicians . The focus is on practical and useful information for clinical practice. The 13th Annual Primary Care Update is being held at the beautiful Westin Maui Resort and Spa. The Westin Maui Resort & Spa is an oasis of modern luxury nestled on 12 oceanfront acres of Ka'anapali Beach.
Overlooking the cobalt-blue waters of the Pacific Ocean, The Westin Maui Resort & Spa on legendary Ka’anapali Beach is the perfect island resort for an inspiring Hawaiian vacation. With its beachfront setting, magnificent aquatic playground with five pools and tropical gardens, this Maui hotel appeals to honeymooners and families alike. From uplifting renewal at the Heavenly Spa to world-class dining in oceanfront restaurants, cultural fun, golfing and watersport adventures - the choices are endless.
As a result of this conference, participants will be able to:
Review the clinical presentation of the common disorders as seen by the primary care physician.
Identify the role of the primary care physician in the management of these common disease states.
Utilize an evidence-based approach whenever possible regarding current advances in the diagnosis and treatment of these common disorders.
Interact and question nationally acclaimed speakers on a variety of common clinical case studies from medical practice.
This conference is intended for Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants and other Health Care Professionals.
Westin Maui Resort & Spa -Sunset
Whales of Kannapali Beach
Westin Maui Resort
Westin Maui Resort & Spa - Kaanapali Beach
Ka'anapali Beach, Maui, Hawai
The Westin Maui Resort & Spa is an oasis of modern luxury nestled on 12 oceanfront acres of Ka’anapali Beach. Experience a tropical resort where all rooms offer views of the shimmering Pacific Ocean or the verdant West Maui Mountains. A magnificent aquatic playground is a highlight of the resort, with five swimming pools, a thrilling waterslide, waterfalls, and swim-through grottos. Not to be missed is “the Spa at The Westin Maui,” a $5 million world-class luxury spa, salon, and state-of-the-art Westin Workout facility. Ka’anapali Beach is a magnificent seam of sand and sea that runs on and on. The people watching is always fun, and whale season brings rather larger visitors. Enjoy snorkeling, scuba diving, beach volleyball, windsurfing and chartered catamaran adventures. Two championship golf courses and a 11-court tennis center are just a short walk away.
Lahaina, Hawaii: One of Hawaii's most interesting historic towns, the former Hawaiian capital also has a rich Yankee whaling history. In the 1800s, Lahaina was the center of the global whaling trade and its beautiful Historic District is a National Historical Landmark. Dinner shows, such as Old Lahaina Luau and Feast at Lele, are popular with visitors. Ka'anapali Beach is one of Maui's best. . The town, known as "the jewel in Maui's crown," is home to 9000 people and to Courtyard Square's vast banyan tree. Lahaina has many great restaurants and lots of shopping
Sunday, March 4. 2018
4:00 - 5:00 PM - Early Registration
Monday, March 5, 2018 6:45 - 7:20 AM - Registration 7:30 - 8:45 - Treatment of Hypertension in the Elderly
Matthew Sorrentino, M.D., FACC, FASH
8:45 - 9:45 - Seconday Causes of Hypertension Matthew Sorrention, M.D., FACC, FASH 9:45 - 10:00 - Break 10:00 - 11:00 - Stress Test - How and When to Test and Which Test
James Froehlich, M.D., MPH 11:00 AM - 12:15 -
Tuesday, March 6, 2018 6:45 - 7:30 AM - Breakfast 7:45 - 9:45 - Strategies for Modeling and Sustaining Personal and System Wellness
9:45 - 10:00 - Break 10:15 - 11:30 - Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
11:30 - 12:30 - Diagnosis and Treatment of Sexually Transmitted Infections
Wednesday, March 7, 2018 6:45 - 7:20 AM - Breakfast 7:30 - 8:40 - Doc, I Can't Breath Through My Nose
Thursday, March 8, 2018 6:45 - 7:20 AM - Breakfast 7:30 - 8:45 - Common Dermatologic Problems
8:45 - 9:45 - Management of Coomon Causes of Vaginitis and Vaginosis
9:45 - 10:00 - Break 10:00 - 11:00 - Most Common Emergent ENT Referrals
11:00 - Noon -
Friday, March 9, 2018 6:50 - 7:20 AM - Breakfast 7:30 - 8:40 - Current and Future Novel Anticoagulants: When and How to Use
James Froehlich, M.D., MPH 8:40 - 9:45 am - New Onset Atrial Fibrillation: What Tests, What Drugs, What’s New
James Froehlich, M.D., MPH 9:45 - 10:00 - Break 10:00 -11:00 - Advance Lipid Testing: Importance of Lipopprotein Particle
Matthew Sorrentino, M.D., FACC, FASH
This activity has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 20 Prescribed credit(s) by the (AAFP) American Academy of Family Physicians
AMA: AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ toward the AMA Physician's Recognition Award.
AOA: AAFP approved CME credits are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit.
CFPC: Members of the College of Family Physicians of Canada are eligible to receive MAINPRO-M1 credits for participation in this conference due to reciprocal agreement with the American Academy of Family Physicians.
AANPCP: The American of Nurse Practitioners Certifcation Program accepts AAFP Prescribed credit and AMA
Category 1 Credits(TM)
ANCC: Accordding to ANCC Certification, the continuing education hours approved by the AAFP meet the requirement of formally approved continuing education hours and may be used for ANCC Certification renewal.
AAPA: The American Academy of Physician Assistants accepts AAFP Prescribed credit for AAPA Category 1 CME credit.
Educational Grants: This conference is free of any commercial support.
The Westin Maui Resort, Spa & Golf
2365 Ka'anapali Parkway
Lahaina, Maui 96761
Please use one of the following options tp book your room at the group rate.
*Hotel rates do not include taxes or resort fees and are subject to change based on date and availability
Resort Service charge of $15.00 plus tax includes; High speed internet in guest room and public areas , Local and toll free call up to 60 minutes, Two bottles of water daily as needed, Shuttle servive to Lahaina, Logo souvenir eco bag.
A porterage charge of $8.00 per person, in/out, will be added to cover standard service provided by some of the Resort employees.
Group rate deadline is: January 30, 2018. However, The Westin Maui Resort & Spa may be sold out before this date. We recommend that you reserve your room as soon as possible. You can still register after January 30, 2018 at the regular rate if rooms are available.
Course Material: PDFSlides will be available to download 1 week prior to the conference. You will be sent an email with the link to access these files. You can dowmlaod to a IPad/ laptop or print these files. A workbook will be available to take notes.
Printed syllabus with pdf back and while slides: $70.00. You must request by February 12, 2018
Please make all checks payable to Medical Education Institute, Inc.
Meeting and hotel space are subject to availability.
Cancellations: A full refund minus a $75.00 processing fee will be given for written cancellations received by January 25, 2018. Refunds cannot be honored after this date and tuition will be applied as full payment for any of our future meetings. If you are unable to attend the conference you registered for and do not notify Continuing Medical Education Institute in writing one week prior to the start date of the conference, your full registration fee will be non-refundable. Occasionally, speakers or topics need to be changed. In the unlikely event that the conference is canceled, CMEI will refund the registration fee in full, but is not responsible for any travel or hotel costs incurred. However, we will not cancel any meeting due to lack of attendance.
Disabilities Statement: Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you require special services to support your participation in this continuing education program, contact us directly at 952-948-1685.