SLEEP 2012 Website
Registration and Housing Opens: January 17, 2012
Advanced Registration Deadline to Save: April 25, 2012
SLEEP 2012, the 26th Annual Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies (LLC), a joint meeting of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and the Sleep Research Society, is the premier educational event that blends the most recent sleep research with the best clinical practices. Visit www.sleepmeeting.org for more information and to learn more about essential educational and networking opportunities available at this year’s meeting.
New for 2012!
ü Scientific and policy focused keynote addresses
ü New Morning Report: Challenging Cases for the Sleep Clinician session
ü New Bench to the Bedside sessions
ü Patient-related and Business-related Clinical Workshops
ü Unopposed poster viewing time and networking with cash bar in the evenings
ü Updated Postgraduate Courses including Advances in Sleep, State of the Art for the Sleep Clinician, Trends in Sleep Medicine, Gadgets and Gizmos and more!
ü New case-report poster presentation opportunities for individuals in clinical training programs
Also scheduled are several of the meeting’s most popular sessions from previous years including Meet the Professors, Lunch Debates, Discussion Groups and more…visit www.sleepmeeting.org for the latest meeting information and to register before space fills up in our most popular ticketed sessions!
Continuing Medical Education (CME) Credit for Physicians:
SLEEP 2012 meeting activities have been planned and implemented in accordance with the guidelines of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and the Associated Professional Sleep Societies, LLC. The American Academy of Sleep Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The AASM designates SLEEP 2011 as a live activity for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Continuing Education (CE) for Psychologists:
The SLEEP 2012 meeting is co-sponsored by Amedco and the Associated Professional Sleep Societies, LLC. Amedco is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor Continuing Education for psychologists. Amedco maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
Continuing Education (CE) Contact Hours for Nurse Practitioners:
The SLEEP 2012 program will be submitted to the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners for nurse practitioner continuing education contact hours. Further details regarding the number of contact hours awarded for sessions will be available in the SLEEP 2012 Final Program.
Continuing Education for All Other Attendees
The AMA Council on Medical Education mandates that accredited providers only offer AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ to physicians. The AASM will issue a letter of attendance outlining the number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ designated for the sessions they attend to individuals who are not eligible for the types of credit noted above.