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PRE-REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. For additional information call the CME Registrar at 206-543-1050.

This conference will provide an overview of global health and travel medicine. The conference is targeted to non-specialist physicians and other medical professionals with an interest in global health and those who will care for patients visiting low-income nations. Global health topics will include social determinants of health, aid work in complex humanitarian crises and an overview of common medical problems of low-income countries including HIV and TB. Pre-travel topics will include immunizations, malaria prophylaxis and traveler’s diarrhea.





Upon completion of this activity, attendees should be able to:

  • Review common threats to travelers in the developing world
  • Review pre-travel measures to mitigate those threats
  • Recognize the relationship between social factors,e.g., poverty and health
  • Describe common facets of aid during complex humanitarian crises

FEES AND REGISTRATION

                                  By 5/26      After 5/26
MD/DO/PhD
             $495.00      $525.00
Allied Health           $445.00      $475.00
Resident/Fellow     $300.00      $330.00    

The fee for this course includes catering, all instruction materials and transcript of

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. To ensure enrollment, please complete the enclosed registration form and forward it with the appropriate tuition or register online at uwcme.org. Allow up to fifteen working days to receive your email confirmation of enrollment. If you have not received confirmation prior to your departure for the course, please contact the Continuing Medical Education office at 206.543.1050. Continuing Medical Education will not be responsible for expenses incurred by an individual who is not confirmed and for whom space is not available at the course.

CONFERENCE SYLLABUS IS GOING GREEN
Syllabus materials will be available for download at uwcme.org (for conference registrants only). Materials will be available from June 20 - July 14, 2014, for registrants to print and/or download. A booklet with the conference agenda and pages for note-taking will be provided at the conference. 


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TTENDANCE POLICY
Course activities are exclusively reserved for course attendees. Badges provided at registration are required for entrance into all functions and will be strictly enforced.

CANCELLATION POLICY
The Office of Continuing Medical Education must receive written notification of your cancellation by June 17, 2014. A $50.00 processing fee will be deducted from refund requests received by this date. No refunds will be issued following June 17, 2014. The Office of Continuing Medical Education reserves the right to cancel this course twenty (20) days prior to the course date when a minimum enrollment is not met or for other reasons that prevent the University from holding the course. Each registrant will be notified by telephone followed by written notification and a full refund. The University of Washington is not responsible for any other costs incurred such as non-refundable airline tickets or hotel penalties. Contact CME Registrar with questions - call 206.543.1050, fax 206.221.4525 or email cme@uw.edu.

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Faculty
Anne-Marie Amies Oelschlager, MD
Associate Professor - University of Washington - Seattle, WA
Ruth Ballweg, PA
Professor - MEDEX Northwest - Seattle, WA
Christopher B. Behrens, MD
Clinical Associate Professor - University of Washington - Seattle, WA
Diane Boteler, MD, DTMH
Hospitalist - Family Care Network - East Sound, WA
Elisha Nziengui Boussengui, MD
Global Health Fellow - University of Washington - Seattle, WA
Marte' Brady, MSN, ARNP
Nurse Practitioner - Hall Health Primary Care Center - Seattle, WA
Paul D Carpenter, MD
Director - Multiweb - Osprey, FL
Connie Collingsworth, LLM, JD
General Counsel & Secretary - Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation - Seattle, WA
Diane K. Fuller-Switzer, DNP, ARNP
Nurse Practitioner - Harborview Medical Center - Seattle, WA
N Jean Haulman, MD, MPH
Clinical Assistant Professor - University of Washington - Seattle, WA
Carter D, Hill, MD, FACEP
Medical Director - Holland America Line - Mercer Island, WA
King K Holmes, MD, PhD
Chair and Professor - University of Washington - Seattle, WA
Elaine C. Jong, MD
Clinical Professor Emeritus - University of Washington - Seattle, WA
Edmond Kay, MD, FAAFP
- Seattle, WA
David H. Kuhns, PA-C, CCPA, MPH
Associate Professor - Wake Forest University School of Medicine - Winston-Salem, NC
Andrew M. Luks, MD, MA
Associate Professor - University of Washington - Seattle, WA
Sheila M Mackell, MD
Pediatrician - Mountain View Pediatrics - Flagstaff, AZ
Russell McMullen, MD
Associate Professor - University of Washington - Seattle, WA
Britt Murphy, MSN, ARNP
Nurse Practitioner - Hall Health Primary Care Center - Seattle, WA
Sandra N. Murray, BSN, RN
Assistant Nurse Manager - Emergency Department UWMC - Seattle, WA
William E. Neighbor, Jr., MD
- Seattle, WA
Tina Neogi, MD
Senior Fellow Trainee - University of Washington - Seattle, WA
Lynn M Oliver, MD
Associate Professor - University of Washington - Bainbridge Island, WA
Paul S. Pottinger, MD, DTM&H
Associate Professor - University of Washington - Seattle, WA
Christopher A. Sanford, MD, MPH, DTM&H
Associate Professor - University of Washington - Seattle, WA
All Friday Speakers
, WA
All Saturday Speakers
, WA
All Sunday Speakers
, WA
Peter Speyer, MBE, MBA
Director of Data Development - University of Washington - Seattle, WA
Christopher E. Spitters, MD, MPH, MA
Clinical Associate Professor - University of Washington - Seattle, WA
Anne C. Terry, ARNP
ARNP - Hall Health Primary Care Center - Edmonds, WA
Matthew J Thompson, MD
Professor - UW Department of Family Medicine - Seattle, WA
David A. Townes, MD, MPH, DTMH
Associate Professor - University of Washington - Seattle, WA
Judd L. Walson, MD, MPH
Associate Professor - University of Washington - Seattle, WA
Title Time Faculty Room
All Friday Presentations 7:00AM - 7:01AM All Friday Speakers, Conference Room
Registration and Continental Breakfast 7:01AM - 8:00AM Conference Room
Welcome and Announcements 8:00AM - 8:15AM Conference Room
Keynote Speaker: Formation, Maturation & Future Directions of Academic Global Health 8:15AM - 9:00AM King K Holmes, MD, PhD Conference Room
No Guts, No Glory: The Impact of Environmental Exposure to Pathogens on Global Malnutrition 9:00AM - 9:40AM Judd L. Walson, MD, MPH Conference Room
Break 9:40AM - 10:00AM Conference Room
Global TB 10:00AM - 10:45AM Christopher E. Spitters, MD, MPH, MA Conference Room
Dr. Spitters - Additional handouts 10:01AM - 10:46AM Conference Room
Entering Adolescence in Extreme Poverty: Reproductive Issues Facing Girls in Low Income Countries 10:45AM - 11:30AM Anne-Marie Amies Oelschlager, MD Conference Room
Complex Humanitarian Emergencies - Healthcare Delivery in the Syrian Conflict 11:30AM - 12:15PM David A. Townes, MD, MPH, DTMH Conference Room
Lunch (on your own) 12:15PM - 1:30PM Conference Room
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation: The Evolution of Global Access 1:30PM - 2:15PM Connie Collingsworth, LLM, JD Conference Room
High-Altitude Medicine 2:15PM - 3:00PM Andrew M. Luks, MD, MA Conference Room
Break 3:00PM - 3:20PM Conference Room
*Workshop Session 1 3:20PM - 5:00PM  
A. Pediatric Travel Medicine Case Studies 3:20PM - 5:00PM Sheila M Mackell, MD  
B. The Ethics of Medical Volunteerism 3:20PM - 5:00PM Elisha Nziengui Boussengui, MD  
C. Utilizing PAs and NPs in Global Health 3:20PM - 5:00PM David H. Kuhns, PA-C, CCPA, MPH Ruth Ballweg, PA Anne C. Terry, ARNP  
D. Nursing: Disaster Medicine and Travel Health-Updated Switzer-Fuller Presentation 3:20PM - 5:00PM Sandra N. Murray, BSN, RN Diane K. Fuller-Switzer, DNP, ARNP  
Nursing: Disaster Medicine & Travel Health - Sandra Murray, BSN - Presentation 3:20PM - 5:00PM Sandra N. Murray, BSN, RN  
Adjourn 5:00PM - 5:01PM Conference Room
Accreditation with Commendation: The University of Washington School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation: The University of Washington School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 18.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This Live activity, Travel Medicine and Global Health, with a beginning date of 6/27/2014, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to  18.25 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses: 18.3 contact/clock hours will be awarded for successful completion.
  • Continuing Nursing Education at the University of Washington School of Nursing (UWCNE) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation (ANCC)
  • Provider is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #07218, for 18.3 contact hours.

The University of Washington School of Medicine Office of Continuing Medical Education (UWCME) is approved as a Washington State clock hour provider by the Washington State Board of Education. A certificate for 18.25 contact/clock hours will be awarded for use in documenting completion of this continuing education offering.

ACCOMMODATIONS
The University of Washington has contracted for special rates at the conference hotel. You must mention the “Travel Medicine and Global Health” to receive this rate. The rate quoted does not include applicable taxes. After June 6, 2014, this rate and accommodations may no longer be available. The University of Washington accepts no further responsibility for lodging.

The Westin Seattle
1900 5th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98101
Email: westinseattle.com

For reservations call: 1.888.627.8513 or 206.728.1000

RESERVE ROOMS ONLINE:
https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/UWMED2014
Web address is case sensitive.

Rate: $209.00 (tax excluded) Single/Double

DRIVING & PARKING DIRECTIONS

SPECIAL SERVICES
Continuing Medical Education at the University of Washington is a totally self-sustaining unit and does not depend on or receive public monies in support of its educational efforts. Fees for this course are estimated to cover the costs of conducting this course. These costs include salaries, registration and credit, handouts, record keeping, faculty planning and evaluation and may include food, alcohol, taxes and gratuities to vendors. The University of Washington reaffirms its policy of equal opportunity regardless of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, or status as a disabled veteran or Vietnam era veteran in accordance with University policy and applicable federal and state statutes and regulations. The University of Washington is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation in the application process contact the department at: 206.543.1050 or the Disability Services Office at least ten days in advance.

Contact Disability Services Office

206.543.6450/Voice * 206.543.6452/TTY * 206.685.7264/Fax * e-mail: dso@u.washington.edu



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