Program In Session: Internal Medicine Update
February 19, 2090 - February 21, 2090
Walt Disney World, Florida - Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
Stay at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa to discover why it is Disney World's flagship hotel. The hotel's red gable roofs, white clapboard siding, Victorian balustrades, and lush gardens are filled with canary palms and southern magnolias inspired by fabled Florida beach resorts of the 19th Century. Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa exudes a romantic Victorian ambiance and is a timeless gem. The resort is conveniently located on the monorail system next to the Magic Kingdom Park and Epcot. Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa offers impeccable service, complete with luxury spas and pools. No matter how you spend your time at Walt Disney World, Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa is a grand retreat.
|AMA/AAFP Equivalency – American Academy of Family Physicians||This live activity is being reviewed for up to 15 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to the AMA PRA category 1 credit toward the AMA Physicians Recognition Award. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.|
|American Medical Association – 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.|
|The College of Family Physicians of Canada – Mainpro-M1||The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) is the accrediting body for family medicine continuing medical education (CME) in the United States of America.
CFPC members who complete any live CME/CPD program accredited by the AAFP for Prescribed credit can claim the equivalent number of Mainpro-M1 credits.
Canadian Healthcare professionals in other specialties need to verify with their licensing board the reciprocal credit agreement with the AAFP.
|American Osteopathic Association – AOA||CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit.|
|American Academy of Physician Assistants – AAPA||AAPA accepts Category 1 CME approval from the AAFP.|
|American Association of Nurse Practitioners – AANP||AAFP Prescribed Credits are accepted by the AANP.|
|American Nurses Credentialing Center – ANCC||According to the ANCC, the continuing education hours approved by the AAFP meet the ANCC-accredited CNE criteria.|
Military MD/Residents/Other Healthcare Professionals
Receive a $50 discount if you are a past MCE Conferences attendee, or for two or more healthcare professionals attending together. Receive a $100 discount if you are a past conference attendee AND if you are registering for the conference with another healthcare professional.
|Tuition Cancellation Policy without Protection: |
• Cancellation made within 7 days of registration: The full tuition fee will be refunded minus a 10% processing fee for all credit card transactions. This cancellation policy is not applicable to registrations made 21 days before the conference date.
• Cancellation made up and until 15 days before the conference date: Full tuition fee minus a 10% processing charge will be applied towards a future MCE Conference.
• Cancellations made within 14 days before the conference date: No refunds or credits will be issued. The full tuition fee will be forfeited.
• Tuition cancellation protection: Allows attendees to cancel up to 15 days before the conference date and receive a full refund.
• Cancellations made within 14 days of the conference date: The full tuition amount will be applied towards a future MCE conference.
Please Note: Travel Insurance, does not cover tuition fee cancellation.
Internal Medicine Update: Pharmacology, Geriatrics, and Endocrinology for Primary Care
Topics & Objectives
Osteoporosis: Diagnosis and Initiating Treatment
Osteonecrosis of the Jaw, Atypical Femoral Shaft Fractures and Long-term Management of Osteoporosis
Managing Aberrant Behavior in Patients with Dementia
Epidemiology and Causes of Obesity
Medical Management of Obesity
Principles of Energy Metabolism, Role of Lifestyle
Surgical Management of Obesity
Staying Healthy After Bariatric Surgery
Evaluation of Thyroid Nodules
Drug Therapies for Heart Failure
Drug Therapies for Commonly Encountered Arrhythmias
Drug Therapies for Hypertension
Drug Therapies for Ischemic Heart Disease
Avoiding Polypharmacy in the Elderly
|Lodging Reservations - For assistance with a lodging reservation, please contact our office at 1-888-533-9031.|
|Accommodations - Guest rooms at the Disney Grand Floridian are equipped with a table and chairs, ceiling fan, vanity area with two sinks, and a bathroom. Amenities include wireless internet, coffee maker, refrigerator, 27-inch flat-screen TV with basic cable and Disney programming, a DVD player, iHome iPod-docking alarm clock, phone with voicemail, an electronic safe, and toiletry sets from H20 Spa. Many guest rooms also offer Pack n' Plays or a balcony, available by request and based on availability.
Bedding: Choose between 2 Queen beds or 1 King bed. Many guest rooms also have a day bed, available by request and based on availability.
Requests for a specific bedding arrangement or room location are fulfilled by the hotel based on availability at the time of check-in.
|Run of the House Room - Legendary elegance and lavish decor join with impeccable service and spectacular views to create an unmatched experience to remember. Billed as its “flagship resort,” Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort and Spa is exquisite with its winning combination of Victorian style and modern day amenities.
Note: Rooms are Non-Smoking only. Wheelchair-accessible rooms are available by request.
Dollar Cost: $299 Per Room, Per Night, Plus a 12.5% Room Tax
|Additional Room Information - Maximum Occupancy: 5 Guests
Additional Guests (Ages 18 and Up) Sharing the Room: $25 Per Adult, Per Night for more than 2 Adults
Child Policy: Children 17 and under stay free of charge when using existing beds. Cribs (infant beds) or Pack n' Plays are available by request and based on availability.
|Disney Meal Plans - The Disney meal plans are not available when reserving the conference room rate. All meal plans can be purchased when paying the regular room rate at time of booking.|
|Lodging Deposit - A Deposit of 1 Night + Tax is due at the time of booking. Balance is due to the resort upon arrival.|
|Lodging Cancellations - Per our lodging agreement, these are the cancellation terms and conditions:
Cancellation 60 days or more before arrival - you will receive full deposit
All cancellations must be made via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org by the dates stated above.
|Complimentary Resort Amenities - Complimentary in-room internet|
|Property Map - To view a map of the Disney Grand Floridian Resort and Spa, please Click Here|
|Disney Park Tickets, Transportation, and More! - To purchase discounted Park Tickets, make your Disney Magical Express reservation, and to start your My Disney Experience, please see below.
Disney Park Tickets - 10% Discount on select Tickets, 1 BONUS visit to an additional Disney Experience with the purchase of a Multi-Day Ticket, Not available at Theme Park windows, Save time - no waiting. Park Ticket pricing includes Tax. Please Note: There are blackout dates for discounted park tickets during the holidays due to an expected increase in traffic. To purchase Disney Park Tickets, please Click Here.
Please note: This discounted park ticket link expires on 2/16/17.
Disney Magical Express Shuttle – Disney's Magical Express Transportation is there way of helping you reach your meeting destination stress-free and focused. Disney picks you up and takes you from Orlando International Airport to the Resort, while their "hands-free" luggage service delivers your bags from the plane directly to your room. Departing is also a breeze with in-hotel boarding pass service and return shuttle to the Orlando International Airport (MCO). To make your Magical Express Reservation, please Click Here.
|Airport Information - The Orlando International Airport (MCO) is located approximately 20 miles (or 30 minutes) from Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa.|
|Airport Transportation - To make your airport transfer reservation, please click on the following links:
Taxi Fare - Estimated fare is approximately $47 each way.
Mears Transportation - Orlando’s Transportation Professionals since 1939. For more information or to book a reservation with Mears Transportation, please Click Here or call 407-422-2222.
Shuttlefare - For more information or to book a reservation with Shuttlefare, please Click Here or call 877-300-4826.
Groundlink Private Car Service - Conference attendees will receive a 15% discount on airport transfer fares when they Click Here and enter the Promo Code: MCEREBATE when booking online, using the mobile app, or calling 877-546-6903.
Please Note: In order to receive 15% off both portions of your Groundlink trip, guests will need to book each way separately.
|Parking - Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa offers complimentary self-parking for conference attendees and guests.|
|Car Rental - To make your discounted car rental reservation, please click on the following links:
AVIS - Click Here and enter G028287 in the "AWD Number" box to receive the Group Discount.
Budget - Click Here
Enterprise - Click Here and enter NA32N54 and the pin name MCE in the box titled "Optional" to receive the MCE Conferences Group Discount.
Hertz - Click Here and check the "Enter a Discount or Promo Code" and "I am a Corporate Customer" boxes. Enter 2086989 in the "Discount/CDP/Club Code" box to receive the Group Discount.
|Travel Protection - Plan benefits, limits and provisions may vary by state jurisdiction. To review full plan details, Click Here for Travel Guard Trip Insurance or call Travel Guard directly at 1-800-826-4919. Please consider this plan for protecting your travel arrangements, your belongings and most importantly, you!
Please Note: Trip cancellation insurance does not cover the tuition fee.
|Special Assistance - MCE's policy is to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act. If special arrangements are necessary for an individual with a disability to attend a conference, please contact our office at 1-888-533-9031.|
|Disclaimer - A portion of your room rate will be applied to offset the cost of the food and beverage served during the meeting to participants only. This includes daily breakfast and AM coffee breaks during meeting hours for registered attendees.|
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