Northeast Chapter

NEXT MEETING DATE: October 20-21, 2018
Location: TBA
 

  • ABOUT

    The Northeast Chapter of the UHMS continuing education mission is to promote educational activities for physicians and allied health professionals in the local and regional areas based on a needs assessment of the members and on the UHMS Panel of Expert Opinion. These activities will improve the scientific and practical knowledge in the areas of hyperbaric oxygen treatment and diving medicine.  

  • CHAPTER OFFICERS

    President: 
    Dawn Salka, ACHRN (20)
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    Email: Click here

    President Elect/Meeting Program: 
    Alan Katz, MD
     katz
    Email: Click here

    Past-President: 
    Scott Gorenstein, MD
    GORENSTEIN



    Secretary: 
    Rocky Fontaine, CHT (20)

    Rocky

     

    MAL-Emeritus: 
    Ron Brown, CHT  
    Ron Brown pic


     
    Member-at-Large: 
    Sunny Sonnenrein (18)
    Sunny bio pic



    Member-at-Large:
    Michael Hortner, MD (19)
    Hortner bio pic

    Member-at-Large: 
    Janice Reilly (20)
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  • HOTEL/LOCATION INFORMATION

    HOTEL INFORMATION:

    "The Society/Chapter has negotiated a special discounted room rate (room-block) with the hotel. Your patronage of this meeting hotel makes it possible for the Society/Chapter to secure the space necessary for this event at a greatly reduced cost. The hotel not only offers a discounted rate and the best networking opportunities, but staying in the group block helps the Society/Chapter meet its obligation to the hotel, avoid penalties, and keep meeting registration prices down.  Any attendee that does not book under the UHMS room block, will not receive the special discounted amenities."


     

  • MEETING REGISTRATION

    CLICK HERE  *CLOSED*

    Please click the above link to register or use the WORD or PDF registration forms (links below) and email or fax to us.  
    Click here for the WORD version.     Click here for the PDF version.   Thank you.

    FEES: 

    MEETING REGISTRATION:



    •      Daily Rates: Sat: $160 / Sun: $80

    •      Daily Rates: Sat: $240 / Sun: $120

    •      Daily Rates: Sat: $200 / Sun: $100

    RECEPTION:

    • Attendee: Welcome Reception - $0.00
    • Accompanying Person: Welcome Reception - $40.00

     

    Northeast Chapter Coffee Mug: $20.00
    Northeast Chapter Lapel Pin: $5,00

     
  • SCHEDULE

    SUBJECT TO CHANGE

     

     


    CONTINUING EDUCATION

    Accreditation Statement:  
    The Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    Designation Statements: 
    The Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society designates this live activity for a maximum of TBA AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Nursing CEU is approved by the Florida Board of Registered Nursing Provider #50-10881. ASM Credit hours TBA.
    Licenses Types Approved:

    • Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner
    • Clinical Nurse Specialist
    • Licensed Practical Nurse
    • Registered Nurse
    • Certified Nursing Assistant
    • Respiratory Care Practitioner Critical Care
    • Respiratory Care Practitioner Non-Critical Care
    • Registered Respiratory Therapist
    • Certified Respiratory Therapist

    NBDHMT: This live activity is approved for TBA Category A credit hours by National Board of Diving and Hyperbaric Medical Technology, 9 Medical Park, Suite 330, Columbia, South Carolina 29203.

    Full Disclosure Statement:
     All faculty members and planners participating in continuing medical education activities sponsored by Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society are expected to disclose to the participants any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests. Full disclosure of faculty and planner relevant financial relationships will be made at the activity. 

    Disclaimer: The information provided at this CME activity is for Continuing Medical Education purposes only.  The lecture content, statements or opinions expressed however, do not necessarily represent those of the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society

     

  • SPONSORS/EXHIBITORS


    *CLOSED*   Click here to register now or download the PDF version: Download now

     
    The UHMS Northeast Chapter Annual Scientific Meeting offers an excellent opportunity for your organization to promote its products and services to a very specific target audience and to reinforce your corporate image within the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society members.



    The Conference Program will feature a number of outstanding local speakers, concurrent sessions.  The Conference attracts researchers and practitioners from all around the world and provides a wonderful opportunity to meet and extend contacts.

    As one of our “Event Sponsors" you will not only be an integral part of the meeting's social events, but will also gain significant promotion.  These events provide an excellent opportunity for networking in a relaxed setting.  These sponsorships offer an industry stakeholder excellent value exposure to an audience of industry professionals. 

    • Sponsorship acknowledgment on website and any printed material
    • Signage displayed during the Event
    • An opportunity to display promotional material (supplied by Sponsor) at the Event

    ** ALL artwork must be supplied by the sponsor and emailed to lisa@uhms.org

    Sponsor Organization:


    • Platinum: $5,000
    • Gold: $3,500
    • Bronze: $1,500
    • Reception Sponsor: $3,000
    • Break Sponsor: $1,000


    Exhibit Table: $500.00

    - 6 ft. draped table/2 chairs
    - 1 representative
    - product or informational flyer in satchel


    Satchel Insert: $ 150.00

    - If you cannot exhibit and would like for your informational flyer to be included in satchel. Inserts must be shipped to UHMS 1 month prior to the meeting.


    Digital Display your AD: $250

    Cannot attend? Why not display your information on a digital display. This display will be featured outside of the meeting room door for all to view. Send you ppt, jpeg or gif to us.


    PREVIOUS MEETING SPEC

     

    ATTENDANCE: (1/3 MD; 1/3 RN’S AND 1/3 TECHS)

    2007: 125
    2008: 116
    2009: 145
    2010: 137
    2011: 142
    2012: 145
    2013: 160
    2014: 198
    2015: 178

    PREVIOUS EXHIBITORS

     

    Best Publishing Company
    ConvaTec Division of Bristo-Myers Squibb Co
    Diversified Clinical Services
    Kinetic Concepts Inc.
    Life Support Technologies, Inc.
    Leisure Pro LTD.
    Molnlycke Health Care
    National Baromedical Services
    New England Orthotics & Prosthetics, LLC
    Organogenesis
    OxyHeal Health Group
    Pan-America Hyperbarics, Inc
    Perimed, Inc.
    Phelps Memorial Hospital
    Radiometer America, Inc
    Reimers Systems
    Sea-Long Medical Systems Inc 
    Sechrist Industries
    Smith & Nephew
    Systagenix
    TEI Biosciences Inc.