Raising the Standard of Veterinary Care: A Multi-Modal Approach to Managing Pain - Earn 9 AAVSB RACE Approved CE Hours

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Regular Price: $450.00

Special Price $395.00

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AIMLA's 5th Annual Education Cruise

March 25 – 30, 2019

 All-Inclusive 5-Night Key West & Havana Overnight Educational Cruise
 Veterinarians & Veterinary Technicians Will Earn 9 AAVSB RACE Approved CE Hours
 IVAPM-Approved Pain Management Education for Veterinarians & Veterinary Technicians
 World-Class Faculty Presenting Innovative Lectures & Providing a Hands-On Experience with  Advanced Approaches to Pain Management 
 Class Time While at Sea
 Act Now! Space is Limited

Cutting-Edge Pain Management Topics Include:

The Biomechanisms of Pain: Diagnosing, Monitoring and Measuring Pain

  • Jennifer F. Johnson VMD, CVPP

Pharmaceutical Options for Pain Management

  • Janice L. Huntingford DVM, DACVSMR, CVA, CVPP

Understanding the Role of Cannabinoids in Pain Management

  • Janice L. Huntingford DVM, DACVSMR, CVA, CVPP

The Role of Nutraceuticals in the Treatment of Pain: What’s the Evidence?

  • Mary Cardeccia, DVM, CVA, CVFT, CCRT, CAVCA, CCMT

Modality Options for Pain Management

  • Heather Owen, DVM, MAV, CCRP, MT, CCFT 

Digital Thermal Imaging: Its Role in Identifying and Monitoring Pain

  • John C. Godbold Jr., DVM

Photobiomodulation and its Role in Managing Pain

  • Ronald J. Riegel, DVM

Putting it All Together: Developing a Multimodal Plan for Pain Management 

  • Mary Cardeccia, DVM, CVA, CVFT, CCRT, CAVCA, CCMT

Registration Process:

Register in 2 Easy Steps:

  • Step 1: CE Registration - Register Here by clicking Add to Cart  or Call 937-642-9813
  • Step 2: Cruise Booking - Contact Travel With Me at 937-644-9500 or travelwithcindy1@gmail.com

CE Pricing Only:

Early Bird Special:  $395 until November 30, 2018)
Regular Price:  $450 Effective December 1st

Tuition Includes:

  • Certificate of Attendance for 9 AAVSB RACE Approved CE Hours*
  • Electronic Course Materials
  • Chance to Win a Fabulous Door Prize 

Register on this site for the CE Portion of this Event (AIMLA)

Testimonials from 2017 Cruise

Additional Information

Venue
1850 Eller Drive
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33316
http://www.porteverglades.net/
Details

Brief Description of the CE Portion of the Event:

The Biomechanisms of Pain.

  • The Physiological and Biochemical Mechanisms of Pain
  • Acute vs. Chronic Pain

Laser Photobiomodulation Therapy

  • Mechanisms of PBMT reduction of pain
  • PBMT Dosages and Protocols for pain management
  • Integration into the Practice Pain Management Program

Digital Thermal Imagining

  • Enhance Your Physiological Exam of the Patient
    • Screening, Measuring, & Monitoring Pain with DTI
    • Capture & Interpret High-Quality Images
    • Identification of Areas Requiring Further Evaluation

Pharmaceutical Options for Pain Management

  • Review of Pain Medications
  • Examples of Medication Combinations for Pain

Modality Options for Pain Management

  • Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation
  • Targeted Pulsed ElectroMagnetic Field Therapy
  • Regenerative Medicine

Understanding the Role of Cannabinoids in Pain Management

  • Review of Pharmacology of CBD
  • Review of CBD Literature and Clinical Trials
  • Dose Guidelines

Evidence based Nutraceuticals for Integrative Pain Management

  • Best Nutraceuticals for Painful Dogs and Cats
  • Selecting Nutraceuticals Based on Current Scientific and Clinical Evidence

Designing Individualized Pain Protocols

  • Overview of Comprehensive Pain Management Plans
  • How to Adjust Pain Management Plans for the Individual
  • Examples of Pain Management Plans

Hands-On Interactive Experience

  • Attendees will rotate in small groups approximately every 30 minutes through the following stations:
    • Photobiomodulation Therapy: 
      • Equipment/Application Techniques
    • Digital Thermal Imaging: 
      • Equipment/Physiological Exam
    • Targeted Pulsed ElectroMagnetic Field Therapy:
      • Equipment/Review of tPEMF
    • The Physical Pain Examination
      • Pain Examination Protocols
    • CBD: The Facts! 

Interactive Q&A with the Experts

 

Agenda

Tentative Agenda for the CE Event:

March 26, 2019

Advanced Lectures Aboard the Majesty of the Seas 

  • Deck: 7
  • Location: Conference Center
  • Meeting Room: TBD
  • Class Time: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM 
  • Lunch Break: 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM 
March 29, 2019

Hands-On Experience Aboard the Majesty of the Seas 

  • Deck: 7
  • Location: Conference Center
  • Meeting Room: TBD
  • Class Time: 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM 
Location

Cruise Ship:

The Royal Caribbean's Majesty of the Seas 

Address for the Departure/Arrival Pier:

Port Everglades
1850 Eller Drive
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33316

http://www.porteverglades.net/

Itinerary

Ports of Call:

  • Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Key West, FL
  • Havana, Cuba

Ways to Register for the Cruise Ship Portion of this Event (Travel With Me):

Please Contact Travel With Me at 937.644.9500 or travelwithcindy1@gmail.com to Book the Cruise Ship Portion of This Event

Brief Description of the Cruise Ship Portion of the Event:

  • This All-Inclusive Cruise Starts at $856.71 per Person
  • Rate Based on Double Occupancy; Includes All Taxes & Government Fees
  • Only $200.00 Deposit per Cabin Due Now; Remaining Balance Due January 2, 2019 

Hotel Accommodations for March 24th

Itinerary

Royal Caribbean’s Freedom of the Seas Cruise Ship: 

Date Description
March 25, 2019 Depart Fort Lauderdale, FL (Port Everglades), Florida at 4:00 PM EST
March 26

Cruising

CE Event Aboard Majesty of the Seas 
Deck: 7
Location: Conference Center
Meeting Room: TBD
Class Time: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Lunch Break: 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

March 27 Port of Call: Key West; Florida  8:00 AM – 7:00 PM (Docked)
March 28 Port of Call: Havana, Cuba; Arrives 7:00 AM  (Docked)
March 29

Port of Call: Havana, Cuba; Departs 2:00 PM (Docked)

Hands-On Experience aboard the Majesty of the Seas
Deck: 7
Location: Conference Center
Meeting Room: TBD
Class Time: 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

March 30 Return to Fort Lauderdale, Florida at 7:00 AM EST
Additional Info

Important Royal Caribbean Links for This Cruise:

Shore Excursions:

Cuba Cruise Shore Excursion Guide

Certifications

IVAPM Total Hours:   IVAPM-Approved Pain Management Education for 9 CE Hours

AAVSB RACE Total CE Hours:   Earn 9 AAVSB RACE Approved CE Hours

AAVSB RACE Program Name:   Raising the Standard of Veterinary Care: A Multi-Modal Approach to Managing Pain

AAVSB RACE Program Number:   554-34897

This program has been reviewed and approved for 9 hours of continuing education credit in jurisdictions which recognize AAVSB RACE approval; however, participants should be aware that some boards have limitations on the number of hours accepted in certain categories and/or restrictions on certain methods of delivery of continuing education.  Call Sarah Crouse at 937.642.9813 for further information.

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