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Advances and Controversies in Sleep Disorders

A West Coast Regional Medical Conference for
Health Care Providers & Institutions


 

Conference Agenda
Friday, November 19th, 2004


Below is the conference agenda. The locations and times on each event are shown in the first column. A brief description of each event and the name of the presenter is in the second column. If you are on-line, you can use the "PDF" link to download a printable powerpoint presentation for personal use.

IMPORTANT NOTE: You must be present to pick up your certificate and verify your attendance for CME/CEU credit. Please check out at registration desk if you must leave prior to 5:15 p.m.

  
  
LOCATION : TIME
DESCRIPTION
PDF
       
Ballroom Foyer      
7:15am - 7:45am
  Registration and Continental Breakfast, Exhibits  
       
Main Ballroom      
7:45am
  Welcome and Introduction
R. Steven Slack, M.D., Conference Chair
 
7:45am - 8:30am
  Defining the Spectrum of Sleep Disorders
David Rapoport, M.D.
8:30am - 9:15am
  Not Every Patient Needs to Go to the Sleep Lab
Barbara Phillips, M.D.
       
Ballroom Foyer      
9:15am - 9:30am
  Break and Exhibits  
       
Main Ballroom      
9:30am - 10:15am
  What to Do About Unresolved Sleepiness in Treated OSA
Anstella Robinson, M.D.
10:15am - 11:15am
  The Significance of Sleep Apnea in Cardiovascular Disease
Kingman Strohl, M.D.
       
11:30am - 12:30pm
  Workshops (Choose One)  
St Andrews East   (A) Diagnosis of Upper Airway Resistance Syndrome
Anstella Robinson, M.D.
St Andrews West   (B) Non-Invasive Ventilatory Support in OSA and COPD
Nicholas S. Hill, M.D.
Troon Room   (C) Pediatric Sleep Disorders Update
Rafael Pelayo, M.D.
       
Main Ballroom      
12:45pm - 1:45pm
  Lunch & Lincoln-Douglas Debate:
Periodic Limb Movement Disorder is a Hoax

Barbara Phillips, M.D. and Anstella Robinson, M.D.
       
2:00pm - 3:00pm
  Workshops (Choose One)  
St Andrews East   (D) Management of Sleep-Related Disorders in Neuromuscular Diseases
Nicholas S. Hill, M.D.
St Andrews West   (E) How to Troubleshoot a CPAP Machine
Kingman Strohl, M.D.
Troon Room   (F) Respiratory Failure in Hypercapnia and OSA
David Rapoport, M.D.
       
Ballroom Foyer      
3:00pm - 3:15pm
  Break and Exhibits  
       
Ballroom      
3:15pm - 4:00pm
  Insomnia Across the Ages
Rafael Pelayo, M.D.
4:00pm - 5:00pm
  Panel Discussion: Issues in Sleep Disorders Medicine
Faculty
       
Registration Desk      
5:15pm
  CME/CEU Certificate Distribution
IMPORTANT NOTE: You must be present to pick up your certificate and verify your attendance for CME/CEU credit. Please check out at registration desk if you must leave prior to 5:15 p.m.
 
               
   
ACCREDITATION

This is an activity sponsored by the San Luis Obispo County Medical Society, a CMA-accredited provider. Physicians attending this course may report up to 8 hours of Category 1 credits each toward the California Medical Association's Certificate in Continuing Medical Education and the American Medical Association's Physician Recognition Award. California Society for Respiratory Care approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 2913, for 9.6 contact hours for this program. CSRC meets the requirements for C.E. for RCP’s in California providing 8 contact hours. APT has approved this course for 8.0 continuing education units for R.Psg.T.'s

 
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