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You will find the following information on this page, in the order listed.

About the conference
Who is it for?
Supporters
Syllabus
Driving Directions
Ground Transportation
Hotel rooms
Credits/CME Hours
Agenda
Cost
Policies

About

This is the "WARMEST" education conference for Physician Assistants in Utah!

Presented by the Utah Academy of Physician Assistants

Please join us on April 11-14, 2018 at the Dixie Convention Center. The Dixie Center is located at 1835 Convention Center Dr, St. George, UT 84790

Those who participate in this continuing medical education conference may be eligible to receive a maximum of TBD hours/credits for their attendance.

This events aims to offer informative, current, and relevant information for Physician Assistants devised to stimulate thinking through didactic lectures, lively debate, complex case studies and engaging workshops.

Invited faculty will present cutting-edge information on the diagnosis, management and treatment of common conditions, diseases, and problems.

Education Conference Planning Committee Members
Amanda Moloney-Johns, MPAS, PA-C
Brad Pace, PA-C
Dan Crouse, MPAS, PA-C
David Anderson, PA-C
Dick Rensch, PA-C
Jerry Putnam, RN, MS, CDE
Jonathan Baird, MPAS, PA-C, ATC
Justin Brinkerhoff, PA-C
Kevin Anderson, PA-C
Michael Huntsman, MBA
Tom Bean, PA-C
Vicki Berger, PA-C

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Who Should Attend?

This education conference is primarily for Physician Assistants, though other medical professionals interested in an update on hot topics and information related to the daily needs of physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, allied health clinicians, and students may find the information presented, relevant and useful to their current or future medical practice.

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Our Partners

We thank the following for contributing to the success of the 29th Annual John Allen Memorial conference:









Vendors

Arbor Pharmaceuticals
Boeringer-Ingelheim
Eli Lilly
Lilly Specialty Health
Janssen
Merck
Novonordisk
Pharma
Pharmics
Sanofi (Diabetes)
Sanofi
Teva

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Syllabus

In an effort to be environmentally friendly and to keep registration fees manageable, the syllabus and speaker slides will be available online only, some time after April 1, 2018, registrants will receive a login and password by email to view the Syllabus and Speaker Slides.

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Driving Directions

To get to the Dixie Convention Center, on I-15 follow the driving directions on this page.

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Ground Transportation

Visit the following Web sites for information regarding taxi/shuttle services.
Aztec Shuttle
St George Shuttle Shuttle

Or, contact the following rental car companies
Avis
Budget
Enterprise
Hertz

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Lodging

We have a block of rooms (while supplies last) at the St. George Ramada. To make a room reservation,

Phone the Ramada at 435-628-2828, or toll-free 800-713-9435.
When you call, let them know you are inquiring about the "CGPA27 — UAPA Conference - Individuals".

For information on other hotel/lodging posibilities, visit, Other Hotels

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Conference Format

Lectures with discussion and workshop-type sessions comprise the format for the conference and participants are encouraged to bring questions. On Thursday evening there will be an Awards Banquest with entertainment.

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Accreditation

Continuing Medical Education Hours



This program has been reviewed and is approved for a maximum of 25 hours of AAPA Category 1 CME credit by the Physician Assistant Review Panel. Physician assistants should claim only those hours actually spent participating in the CME activity.

This program was planned in accordance with AAPA's CME Standards for Live Programs and for Commercial Support of Live Programs. PAs should only claim those hours actually spent participating in education sessions.

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Registration Fees

Registration Types

UAPA Member Physician Assistant (PA) until March 10, 2017: $390
UAPA Member Physician Assistant (PA) after March 10, 2017: $420

CME Seeking, Non UAPA Member Registrants until March 10, 2017: $420
CME Seeking, Non UAPA Member Registrants after March 10, 2017: $460

UAPA Member PA One Day Only Registration Fee until March 10, 2017: $245
UAPA Member PA One Day Only Registration Fee after March 10, 2017: $275

Student Registration Fee until March 10, 2017: $65
Student Registration Fee after March 10, 2017: $75

Retired (no longer employed) Registration Fee until March 10, 2017: $260
Retired (no longer employed) Registration Fee after March 10, 2017: $290

Non CME Seeking Registration Fee until March 10, 2017: $330
Non CME Seeking Registration Fee after March 10, 2017: $360

Speaker Registration Fee until March 10, 2017: $300

(The Awards Banquet is included for yourself with your PA or Student registration)
Awards Banquet Guest Fee: $25 (if you want to bring a guest)
Awards Banquet Children Fee (for children 14 years old and younger): $10

UAPA Membership Fees
$185 Two-year UAPA Membership ($175 with your conference registration)
$100 One-year UAPA Membership ($90 with your conference registration)
$50 Retired PA One-year UAPA Membership
$55 Student UAPA One-year Membership

Registration Cancellation Policy

Registration cancellation requests received by the St George CME Conference registration office on or before Friday, March 10, 2017 will receive a refund, minus a $125 cancellation fee. Registration cancellation requests received by the St George CME Conference registration office after Friday, March 10, 2017 will not be refunded. Please send registration cancellation requests to the St George CME Conference registration office by e-mail: info@stgcme.com

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Event Policies

Conference Cancellation Policy
Registration cancellation requests received by the 28th Annual UAPA John Allen Memorial Conference Registration office on or before Friday, March 10, 2017 will receive a refund, minus a $100 cancellation fee. Registration cancellation requests received after Friday, March 10, 2017 will not be refunded. Please send registration cancellation requests to the St George CME Conference registration office by e-mail: info@stgcme.org

Changes to conference details, format or content
The 28th Annual UAPA John Allen Memorial Conference Planning Committee reserves the right to make changes and updates to the conference schedule, format, or any details or arrangements at their discretion.

Who can participate in the conference
Only conference Participants are allowed in conference registration, classes/sessions, dining, and vendor areas.

No children are allowed in the conference rooms or areas.

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