18th Annual Winter Seminars

Monday – Friday • February 23 – 27, 2015
Monday – Friday • March 2 – 6, 2015
Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club
Naples, Florida



Join us for our 18th Annual Winter Seminars at the beautiful ocean front resort, Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club, in Naples, Florida.

The Winter Seminars are a series of seminars of interest to the health professional. Taught by a distinguished faculty, the courses allow participants an opportunity to combine learning and relaxation at an exclusive beachfront hotel & golf club. See below for full descriptions of courses. We hope you will join us.

Monday – Friday • February 23 – 27, 2015

Essential Psychopharmacology, 2015
Carl Salzman, MD

Meditation and Visualization Practices for Everyday Living
and to Enhance Peak Performance
Daniel Brown, PhD, ABPH

Monday – Friday • March 2 – 6, 2015

Psychopharmacology: A Master Class
Carl Salzman, MD

New Innovations for the Treatment of ADHD
and Psychological Brain Health
John Ratey, MD

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

The winter seminars are a series of seminars of interest to health professionals in the field of psychiatry, psychology, medicine, surgery, nursing, social work, and counseling.

ACCREDITATION

Physicians: The Harvard Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Harvard Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 15 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada recognizes conferences and workshops held outside of Canada that are developed by a university, academy, hospital, specialty society or college as accredited group learning activities.

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ claimed by physicians attending live events certified and organized in the United States for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ can be claimed through the agreement on mutual recognition of credits between UEMS and AMA, considered as being equal to the European Continuous Medical Education Credits (ECMEC©) granted by the UEMS. One AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ is equivalent to one (1) hour of European EACCME Credit (ECMEC©), therefore up to 15 ECMEC© Credits are available. Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.

Psychologists: The Continuing Education Program at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical School, a major teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, is approved by the American Psychological Association to offer Continuing education for psychologists. The Continuing Education Program at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical School, a major teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, maintains responsibility for this program.

Counselors: The Continuing Education Program at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, a major teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, is an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP™) and may offer NBCC-approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. The ACEP™ solely is responsible for all aspects of the program.” The winter seminar programs meet the criteria for 15 clock hours.

Social Workers: Application for social work continuing education credits has been submitted.

Nurses: The following programs have been approved by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. The Ohio Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of continuing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. These educational activities have been awarded 15.0 contact hours: Essential Psychopharmacology, 2015, Carl Salzman, MD; Psychopharmacology: A Master Class, Carl Salzman, MD; New Innovations for the Treatment of ADHD and Psychological Brain Health, John Ratey, MD The Florida Board of Nursing has approved Meditation and Visualization Practices for Everyday Living and to Enhance Peak Performance for 15 contact hours

Educators: Application has been made to Commonwealth of Massachusetts to offer Professional Development Points(PDP’s).

Please call Stacy Ruiz at 617-754-1265 or e-mail sjruiz@bidmc.harvard.edu for more information about your credit hours.

WINTER SEMINAR FEES


Physician Tuition Fees:
Registration by 12/15/14 - $875 (USD)
Registration after 12/15/14 - $975 (USD)

Residents/Fellows in Training/Full-time Students Only:
Registration by 12/15/14 - $545 (USD)
Registration after 12/15/14 - $545 (USD)

*Additional Weeks - $495 x # of Weeks (USD)

INQUIRIES

Inquiries should be directed to the above address, made by phone: (617) 384‑8600,
Monday ‑ Friday, 9 AM to 5 PM (EST), or by email: hms‑cme@hms.harvard.edu

ACGME COMPETENCIES

This course is designed to meet one or more of the following Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education competencies:
  • Patient care
  • Medical knowledge
  • Practice-based learning and improvement
  • Interpersonal and communication skills

DISCLOSURE POLICY

Harvard Medical School (HMS) adheres to all ACCME Essential Areas, Standards, and Policies. It is HMS's policy that those who have influenced the content of a CME activity (e.g. planners, faculty, authors, reviewers and others) disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial entities so that HMS may identify and resolve any conflicts of interest prior to the activity. These disclosures will be provided in the activity materials along with disclosure of any commercial support received for the activity. Additionally, faculty members have been instructed to disclose any limitations of data and unlabeled or investigational uses of products during their presentations.

TUITION REFUND POLICY

Refunds, less an administrative fee of $75, will be issued for all cancellations received two weeks prior to the start of the course. Refund requests must be received by postal mail, email, or fax. No refund will be issued should cancellation occur less than two weeks prior. “No shows” are subject to the full course fee and no refunds will be issued once the conference has started.

COURSE LOCATION

All sessions for this course will be held at Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club, 851 Gulf Shore Boulevard North, Naples, Florida 34102 (Telephone: 239-261-2222). The Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club is built on a rich tradition of hospitality that began in 1946. Owned and operated by the Watkins family, the Beach Club is Naples’ only beachfront resort with on-site golf, tennis, spa, and water recreation. The last few years over $30 million has been invested in the resort offering 317-newly remodeled accommodations; new beachside pool complex; retail shopping; restaurants/bars; complimentary Kids Club; and renovated greens & tees. Additional shopping and dining can be found in downtown Naples, just minutes away. The Naples Zoo, Botanical Gardens, and Everglades are other attractions within driving distance.

ACCOMMODATIONS/TRAVEL

A limited number of rooms have been reserved at Naples Beach & Golf Hotel. For information and reservations, contact 1.800.237.7600 or the RESORT: 1.239.261.2222 or www.naplesbeachhotel.com/reservations or www.naplesbeachhotel.com/node/1986. Please advise them that you are with the Harvard Medical School Conference. Reservations must be made by January 20, 2015 to reserve a reduced room rate. Reservations made after that date are subject to availability. our office confirming your paid registration. For airline reservations contact the HMS Travel Desk toll free 1-877-4-HARVMD (1-877-442-7863) Monday to Friday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. (EST). From outside the U.S., Canada and Virgin Islands, please call 617-559-3764.








Offered by




Course Directors
Daniel Brown, PhD, ABPH
Lawrence E. Lifson, MD
John Ratey, MD
Carl Salzman, MD

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FACULTY

Daniel Brown, PhD, ABPH

John Ratey, MD

Carl Salzman, MD 

 

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