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February 19 – 23, 2018 • February 26 – March 2, 2018
Naples Beach & Golf Hotel, Naples, FL

Join us for our 21st 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.

February 19 – 23, 2018
Essential Psychopharmacology, 2018
Carl Salzman, MD
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or
A New Prescription in 2018: Exercise and Other Medical
and Complementary Ground Breaking Techniques for the Treatment of ADHD,
Aggression and Autism Spectrum Disorders

John Ratey, MD
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February 26 – March 2, 2018
Psychopharmacology: A Master Class
Carl Salzman, MD
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or
Meditation and Visualization Practices for Everyday Living
and to Enhance Peak Performance

Daniel Brown, PhD, ABPH
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Target Audience

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.

Seminar Format

Meets Monday–Friday: 9 AM–12:15 PM
Please note coffee is available during registration and a continental breakfast will be served at 10:15 am.


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 15.00 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.

Through an agreement between the American Medical Association and the European Union of Medical Specialists, physicians may convert AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ to an equivalent number of European CME Credits® (ECMECs®). Information on the process of converting AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ to ECMECs® can be found at: www.eaccme.eu.

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 and its contents. The Week-long programs offers 15.00 CE credits.

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 (ACEPTM) and may offer NBCC-approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. The ACEPTM solely is responsible for all aspects of the program. The winter seminar programs meet the criteria for 15.00 clock hours.

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

State of New York Social Workers: The Continuing Education Program at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, a major teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an Approved Provider of continuing education for licensed social workers. 15 contact hours have been approved for these programs..

Nurses: This activity has been submitted to ANA Massachusetts for approval to award contact hours. ANA Massachusetts is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. For more information regarding contact hours, please call Jean-Marie Flynn 617-754-1265 or jflynn2@bidmc.harvard.edu

ABMS/ACGME Competencies

This course is designed to meet one or more of the following Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education competencies:

  • Patient care and Procedural skills
  • Medical knowledge
  • Practice-based learning and improvement
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Professionalism

Registration

  Registration Fee
postmarked after 12/15/17*
Physicians and Allied Health Professionals
Additional weeks $750
$1,075
Residents, Fellows in Training, and Full-time Students $695

*Add processing fee (non-refundable) $5. Registration by credit card (VISA, MasterCard or American Express) or check can be made through Harvard Medical School’s secure online registration system. Registration by check (draft on a United States bank), please make payable to Harvard Medical School. Telephone or fax registration is not accepted. Registration with cash payment is not permitted. Upon receipt of your paid registration, you will receive an email confirmation. Be sure to include an email address that you check frequently. Your email address is used for critical information including registration confirmation, evaluation and certificate. All fees shown in USD.

All course participants receive a flash drive that contains all the course materials. You can purchase a printed copy at the time of online registration for $50. Please note we will not have hard copies of the syllabus available for purchase at the conference.

INQUIRIES
By phone 617-384-8600, Monday-Friday, 9 am to 5 pm (EST) or by email at: ceprograms@hms.harvard.edu

DISCLOSURE POLICY
Harvard Medical School (HMS) adheres to all ACCME Accreditation Criteria 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.

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.


Venue

Naples Beach & Golf Hotel
The Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club is an exclusive AAA-four Diamond beach front hotel that 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 beach front resort with a newly reopened spectacular Jack Nicklaus designed golf course on site as well as tennis, spa, and water recreation. The last few years over $50 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. Please advise them that you are with the Harvard Medical School Conference. Reservations must be made by January 17, 2018 to reserve a reduced room rate. Reservations made after that date are subject to availability. Please do not purchase non-refundable airline ticket(s) until you have received an email from our office confirming your paid registration.


Last update 1.12.2018