C-02: Trends in Sleep Medicine

Full-Day Course
Julio Fernandez-Mendoza, PhD, Co-Chair | Shalini Paruthi, MD, Co-Chair

This course will focus on topics that are important to the practice of clinical sleep medicine. The latest innovations and ideas in the sleep medicine field such as sequencing and combining behavioral and pharmacological therapies for insomnia; CBD and cannabis in sleep medicine; and sleep medicine coding and practice models will be discussed.

Psychologist Level of Content: Intermediate

 


 

Agenda

  • 8:00 AM – 8:15 AM
    Introduction
  • 8:15 AM – 9:00 AM
    Combining and Sequencing Behavioral and Pharmacological Therapies for Insomnia  |  Jack Edinger, PhD
  • 9:00 AM – 9:45 AM
    Hypersomnia and Psychiatric Disorders: Translating Research Findings into Clinical Management  |  David Plante, MD, PhD
  • 9:45 AM – 10:00 AM
    Break
  • 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM
    When the Sleep Clinic is a Nightmare  |  Michael Nadorff, PhD
  • 10:45 AM – 11:30 AM
    Vaporizing the Myths Regarding Cannabis and Sleep  |  Jacci Bainbridge, PharmD
  • 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    Q&A  |  Faculty
  • 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Lunch
  • 1:00 PM – 1:15 PM
    Introduction/Recap
  • 1:15 PM – 2:00 PM
    Pediatrics  |  Fauziya Hassan, MD
  • 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM
    The Daily Grind: Clinical Practice  |  Fariha Abbasi-Feinberg, MD
  • 2:45 PM – 3:00 PM
    Break
  • 3:00 PM – 3:45 PM
    Deciphering ASV and VtPS’s Place in Central Sleep Apnea |  Bernie Sunwoo, MBBS
  • 3:45 PM – 4:30 PM
    Alternatives to PAP Therapy  |  Kingman Strohl, MD
  • 4:30 PM – 5:00 PM
    Q&A  |  Faculty

 


 

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Describe current and future trends that will affect the practice of sleep medicine and review new models of care that may help practitioners adapt to these changes.
  • Discuss AASM recommendations for best approaches for diagnosing and managing sleep disordered breathing in transportation workers.
  • Describe treatment options for parasomnias and other sleep disorders in neurodegenerative disease and mood disorders.
  • Discuss evaluation and treatment strategies for sleep disorders resulting from the current opioid crisis.

 


 

Please note, general registration does not include postgraduate courses.

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