New Course! Managing Sleep Disorders in Patients with Co-morbid Conditions
10/5/2013 - 10/6/2013
AASM National Office
Course Chair: Nancy Collop, MD
Advanced Registration Deadline: October 5-6, 2013
Cancellation Deadline: September 16, 2013
This one-and-a-half-day course will provide physicians with the knowledge of when and how patients with co-morbidities should be treated for their sleep disorders. Sessions will be a combination of didactic and case-based lectures that focus on treating sleep disorders in conjunction with other diseases like fibromyalgia, Parkinson’s disease, seizure disorders and Type 2 diabetes. Discussion will focus on providing strategies and tactics on how to treat the complex patient which physicians can apply in their practice.
This course is intended for physicians involved in the treatment of sleep disorders in patients with complex co-morbid conditions.
Upon completion of the course, attendees will be able to:
- Describe common sleep disorders in patients with various co-morbid conditions;
- Discuss techniques for diagnosing sleep disorders in patients with co-morbid conditions; and
- Review treatment strategies for sleep disorders in patients with co-morbid conditions.
||On or Before September 5
||After September 5
|Employee of an AASM Center Member
Continuing Medical Education (CME)
The American Academy of Sleep Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Managing Sleep Disorders in Patients with Co-morbid Conditions has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Their Elements of the ACCME by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.
The AMA Council on Medical Education mandates that accredited providers only offer AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ to physicians. The AASM will issue non-physicians a letter of attendance for activities designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
The American Academy of Sleep Medicine designates the Managing Sleep Disorders in Patients with Co-morbid Conditions as a live activity for a maximum of 12.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.