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Primary Care CME
at the 
Loews Portofino Bay Hotel
October 12-14,

Universal Studios,


Hotel Information/ Reservations

Hotel Reservations and Information

For our conference, we are using the Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando®.  Located at Universal Orlando® Resort, this luxurious hotel re-creates the charm and romance of the famed seaside village of Portofino, Italy, right down to the cobblestone streets and outdoor cafes.  All conference activities will be at the Loews Portofino Bay Hotel.


Because of the popularity of "Halloween Nights", our room block is full.


A few rooms might be available by checking online at:


Or, there are multiple hotels close to the entrance of Universal Studios Orlando that have a relationship with Universal for offering discounts:


We will have parking available during the conference times for those driving in from other hotels.

This is also during the famed Universal Studios Halloween Nights! Late admission and ghoulish fun each night is available! For details on Halloween nights:  LINK
Course Schedule

Course Schedule

Since we are trying to make sure that park hour access is at a MAXIMUM especially during the Halloween Nights, and because those staying in the Lowes Portofino-Bay Hotel room block have early admission each day, we have made the Lecture schedule as follows:

Friday, October 12, 2018

7-8 am: Continental Breakfast and Registration

8-9 am: Cancer Screening Guidelines: What's New in 2018

9-10 am: Excuse me Doc...I've got this Itch...Guidelines on Skin and Soft Tissue Infections

10-11 am: Management and Treatment of Diarrhea


Saturday, October 13, 2018

1-2 pm: You’re Giving me HTN…Latest from the ACC/AHA 2017 Updated HTN guidelines, JNC 8, and beyond!

2-3 pm: Ouch my Throat and Head Hurt: Latest Guidelines on Strep Throat, Sinusitis, and Otitis Media

3-4 pm: Guideline Approach to COPD

Sunday, October 14, 2018

7-8: Continental Breakfast

8-9 am: Thinking About Having Another Cheesy Greasy?: Management of Lipids in 2018

9-10 am: GERD, Celiac Disease, and Other Rumblies in My Tummy

10-11 am: Immunizations in 2018 for Adults, Adolescents, and Kids, including the latest on the New Zoster Vaccine


Registration Fees

Physicians: $750
• Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants: $550
• Medical Residents or Fellows: $300 (must provide proof of residency/fellowship)
• Student rate for those attending MD/DO, nurse practitioner, or physician assistant schools: $250

   (must provide proof of enrollment)

Course Cancellation Policy  

There is a $100 service charge for refunds requested up to 30 days prior to a course and a $200 service charge for refunds requested within 30 days of the course. No refund requests will be honored once the course date has arrived.

Real-time audience response system
Our audience response system provides a real-time display of how course attendees answer clinical scenario questions. Test yourself or see how the rest of the group is doing, so you can pinpoint topics that trip people up and need more review.
Course Materials

A-Cross Medicine Reviews is focused on providing the best course resources available, while reducing environmental impact. Prior to the course, you will receive access to a PDF of the course syllabus*.

You must download the syllabus to your laptop or tablet prior to attending the course. There will not be internet access in the meeting room. Please be sure that your device is fully charged since there will be a limited number of outlets available.

*A print copy of the syllabus is an optional add-on for $50. If you would like to purchase a print copy, please check this option in your shopping cart.


CME Information 

This live activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ and is jointly-provided with Tulane University Health Sciences Center.

9 total hours are available for the October Universal Studios Orlando Course.

CME Information
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