Trauma in the Tropics

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Information about Trauma in the Tropics 2020
is coming soon!

Trauma in the Tropics
Cruise and Conference
March 2 – 10, 2019
Aboard the Carnival Conquest

  • March 2 – Leave out of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida at 4:00 pm
  • March 3 – Princess Cays, The Bahamas (9:00am-4:00pm)
  • March 4 – Grand Turk (12:00 – 7:00 pm)
  • March 5 – Fun Day at Sea
  • March 6 – Aruba (10:00am – 11:30 pm)
  • March 7 – Curacao (8:00 am – 4:00 pm)
  • March 8 – Fun Day at Sea
  • March 9 – Fun Day at Sea
  • March 10 – Ft. Lauderdale

Download the Trauma in the Tropics Brochure

General Information

Trauma in the Tropics is an annual cruise and continuing education conference for first responders, emergency medical technicians, paramedics, nurses, physicians and other healthcare professionals.

Family and friends are welcome. Conference participation is optional.

Our goal is to provide high quality continuing education to help you maintain the knowledge and proficiency required in your profession. We do it all in paradise so you can combine work and much needed relaxation.

Trauma in the Tropics began in 1996 as a Caribbean cruise and has been held annually since. Please consider joining us for what promises to be an unforgettable experience!

Cruise Details and Pricing

BALCONY CABIN: $1,290.40
SUITE: Available upon request
Prices per person based on two people per cabin and subject to change

+ Does not include:
•• Airfare
•• Airport pier
•• Gratuities
•• Trip insurance
+ Single, triple and quad rates are subject to
current rate at time of booking

$250.00 per person is due at time booking by
September 28, 2018
Reservations for the cruise and conference can be
made until cruise departure. Cost of cruise is subject
to current rates.

For travel and cruise information or to make travel
arrangements or cruise payments, contact:
Travel with Me, Cindy Poling
21240 Raymond Road
Marysville, Ohio 43040 | (937) 644.9500 office

Educational conference is $100.00 in addition to the
cruise and travel fees. Continuing education schedules,
topics and speakers will soon be announced.


The cost of the educational conference is $100.00 in addition to cruise and travel fees.

Continuing education schedules, additional topics and speakers are to be announced.

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Additional Information

Online: Contact Us
Telephone: (614) 566.9111

Educational Scope

OhioHealth Emergency Medical Services continuing education programs are intended only to introduce or further enhance knowledge and skills. Authorization to perform any procedure, skill, technique or the like, as well as certification or licensure, is not implied or granted.

Future performance, retention of knowledge, competency and the like are not implied or guaranteed. The issuance or possession of certificates, provider cards, letters of attendance and the like, as well as participation in or completion of an educational offering, do not indicate a participant’s knowledge, expected behavior or capacity to perform.

EMS CE Approval

OhioHealth Emergency Medical Services is approved by the State of Ohio Department of Public Safety, Division of EMS as a Continuing Education Provider (Approval #2084). Ohio Division of EMS

Nursing CE Approval

The Ohio Board of Nursing accepts “a CE activity that has been approved by an agency that regulates a healthcare profession or discipline in Ohio or another jurisdiction.”

CE approved by the State of Ohio, Department of Public Safety, Division of EMS meets Ohio Board of Nursing CE requirements. Ohio Board of Nursing