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 21th Annual Primary Care Update - Session 2 is being held at the beautiful Naples Beach Hotel, Spa, Golf Club located on the South West Gulf Coast.
Beachfront Resort with on site golf located 3/4 of a mile to the famed 5th Ave in Naples for additional shops and restaurants. You will have plenty to enjoy with on site tennis, destination spa, fitness center, kid club open from 9AM till 4PM daily, a choice of five restaurants. Voted as the best place to watch the sunset in Naples, this prestine Resort has recently been renovated. Conference Objectives
As a result of this conference, participants will be able to:
Review the clinical presentation of the common disorders 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.
Target Audience This conference is intended for Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants and other Health Care Professionals
The Naples Beach Hotel, Spa & Golf Club
851 Gulf Shore Boulevard North, Naples, FL 34102
Phone: (239) 261-2222
The Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club has a rich history in the Southwest Florida region.
Nestled on 125 tropical acres along the Gulf of Mexico, The Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club is Southwest Florida’s only beachfront hotel with onsite tennis and spa. Our Florida beach hotel features 319, non-smoking guest rooms and suites – each with a patio or balcony – and beautiful resort or Gulf of Mexico views. You will also enjoy complimentary self- and valet parking; no resort fees; and complimentary admission to our fitness center.
Combine all that with award-winning dining, our new beachfront Pool Complex, four retail shops, and our complimentary Kids Club, and you’ll find something for everyone to enjoy without ever leaving the grounds of our hotel.
Our championship golf course has been dramatically renovated by globally acclaimed course designer Jack Nicklaus in collaboration with accomplished architect John Sanford. Combine all that with award-winning dining, our beachfront Pool Complex and our complimentary Kids Club, and you’ll find something for everyone to enjoy without ever leaving the grounds of our hotel.
Sunday, March 25, 2018
4:00 - 5:30 PM - Early Registration
Monday, March 26, 2018 6:45 - 7:20 AM - Registration 7:30 - 8:40 - Treatment of Hypertension in the Elderly
Matthew Sorrentino, M.D.
8:40 - 9:45 - Seconday Causes of Hypertension Matthew Sorrention, M.D., FACC, FASH 9:45 - 10:00 - Break 10:00 - 11:00 - Managing Diabetes Part 1
John Bantle, M.D. 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM - Managing Diabetes - Part 2
John Bantle, M.D.
Tuesday, March 27, 2018 6:45 - 7:20 AM - Breakfast 7:30 - 8:40 - Managing Heart Failure Matthew Sorrentino, M.D., FACC, FASH
8:40 - 10:00 AM - Atrial Fibrillation: The Role of New Anticoagulants Matthew Sorrentino, M.D., FACC, FASH
10:00 - 10:15 AM AM - Break 10:15 - 11:30 AM - Update on Thyroid Disorders
John Bantle, M.D.
Wednesday, March 28, 2018 6:45 - 7:20 AM - Breakfast 7:30 - 8:40 - Endocrine Potpourri
Thursday, March 29, 2018 6:45 - 7:20 AM - Breakfast 7:30 - 8:45 - Respiratory Tract Infections
8:45 - 9:45 - Pulmonary Case Studies
9:45 - 10:00 - Break 10:00 - 11:00 -
11:00 - Noon -
Friday, March 30, 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 - Stress Test: How and When to Test, and which Test to USe James Froehlich, M.D., MPH
Physicians This activity has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 18 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 18 MAINPRO-M1 credits for participation in this conference due to reciprocal agreement with the American Academy of Family Physicians.
AANPCP: The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Program accepts AAFP Prescribed credit.
ANCC: According to ANCC Certication , the continuing education hours approved by7 AAFP meet the requirenebt 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 Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club 851 Gulf Shore Blvd
Naples, Florida 34102
Phone: 1 - 239 - 261-2222
Please call The Naples Beach Hotel, Golf Club & Spa to reserve your room at the Group Rate.
Phone: 1-800-237 - 7600 - Please Reference - Continuing Medical Education Institute
Group Code: Continuing Medical Education Institute
Room rates starting at $329.00 per night*
Upgrade Room/suites fees are per unit/per night - $50.00 to Gulf-view room, $100.00 Resort-view suite, $150.00 to Gulf-view suite, $200.00 to Resort-view preminum suite, $250.00 to Gulf-view premium Suite.
* Additional person fee is $15.00 per person. This fee is per person per night for the 3rd and fourth person, with a maximum of four people per room.
* Hotel rates are subject to applicable taxes that currently are 10% and are subject to change. * A one night non-refundable deposit will be charged when you book your room.
Group Rate Deadline is February 18, 2018. However, The Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club may be sold out before this date. We recommend that you reserve your room as soon as possible. You can still register after February 18, 2018 at the regular rate if rooms are available.
FAX or MAIL: Print the(Registration Form) and fax it to: 1-800-764-8147 Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. 8100 Penn Ave So, Suite 150 I Minneapolis, MN 55431
Registration Fee Before February 21, 2018 $710.00 for Physicians $600.00 for Residents and other Health Care Professionals Registration Fee After February 21, 2018 $750.00 for Physicians $625.00 for Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assisstants, Resident & Other Health Care Providers