Overview

It's here! The Travel Medicine Leadership Symposium is a fun, innovative CME conference on high yield travel medicine topics applicable to all providers. Instructors regularly travel internationally, lead mission trips, and/or are specially trained in travel medicine, tropical medicine and public health. Learn from their experience and expertise while you network with like-minded providers.

This 1 ½ day conference is packed. You now have an option other than going to a weeklong travel or tropical medicine course. This is an excellent interactive education experience on the most interesting topics in medicine. On top of that, you’ll be in beautiful Lexington, KY (God’s country) during a Keeneland weekend. It doesn’t get better than that. Get the resources and training to be prepared for whatever comes on your next trip!

Cost:
Physicians:$295(CME, meals snacks included)
NP/PA:$195(CME, meals snacks included)
Students/ residents:$95(meals, snacks)
Attendance/ participation:$150 (meals, snacks)

 

https://www.wuky.org/post/symposium-help-medical-professionals-better-handle-travel-emergencies

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Speakers

Joel Hamm, MD, DTM&H, CTropMed


Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine University of Kentucky College of Medicine Director, Global Health Division Director, Global Emergency Medicine Fellowship, Emergency Medicine UK HealthCare Lexington, Kentucky
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Kristopher Braun, MD


Assistant Professor of Surgery University if Kentucky College of Medicine Lexington, Kentucky
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Rebecca Bowers, MD FACEP


Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine Department of Emergency Medicine University of Kentucky College of Medicine Lexington, Kentucky
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Browning Wayman, MD, DTM&H


Medical Director Refugee Health Director Global Health Fellowship University of Texas Health San Antonio, Texas
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Scott Irvine, MD, MPH, DTM&H


Co-Director Office of Global Health and International Emergency Medicine University of Alabama Birmingham School of Medicine Birmingham, Alabama
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Lawrence Frick, MD


Director, Medical Missions GO International Wilmore, Kentucky
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Bradley Ihrig, MD, MPH, FAAFP


Physician Lexington Clinic Jessamine Medical and Diagnostics Center Nicholasville, Kentucky
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Accreditation

CME

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine presents this activity for educational purposes only. Participants are expected to utilize their own expertise and judgment while engaged in the practice of medicine. The content of the presentations is provided solely by presenters who have been selected for presentations because of recognized expertise in their field.

ACGME Competencies

  • Patient care
  • Medical knowledge
  • Practice-based learning and improvement

Other

UK Healthcare CECentral certifies this activity for 10.25 hours of participation.