Sun, Aug 02 · 18:00

12 1 Credits
12 ACPE Credits
12.0 Contact Hours
This educational activity will provide the audience an overview of pulmonary medicine and substance abuse and diversion, as well as to provide mechanisms to curtail the obesity epidemic seen over the last few decades.

Special emphasis will be placed on the scope of the problem of substance-related disorders (substance use, abuse, diversion), the efficacy of drugs used to treat substance use disorders, the impact of the increase in drug diversion (with a special focus on opioids), the consequences of substance use, abuse and addiction related to acute and chronic effects on health, crime, employment, and the strategies employed for substance use prevention.

Common pulmonary conditions will be covered, including diagnosis and treatment along with risk factors for sleep apnea.

Set sail on a dream vacation to the best places to visit in the Mediterranean. This region offers some of Europe's most classic cultural landmarks - alongside some of its best weather to boot. Pick one of the best Mediterranean cruises and stroll along the ancient cobblestones of Florence. Tour the architectural masterpiece of Rome's St. Peter's Basilica or sip a glass of wine on Italy's Amalfi Coast with its pastel-colored houses built into steep-sloping cliffs.

Venue details: Royal Caribbean's Allure of the Seas Cruise Ship, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

Physicians, Psychologists, Pharmacists: USD 895.00,
Physician Assistants: USD 695.00,
Nurse Practitioners: USD 695.00,
Nurses, Students and Others: USD 495.00

Speakers: Arthur Andrews, MD, FCCP, Edward Fisher, PhD, RPh