An introduction to sleep medicine

Date

Tuesday 6 February 2018

Day

Venue Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
LONDON
W1G 0AE
Organised by

Sleep Medicine Section

Accreditation

n/a

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about this event

This day meeting will provide an overview of different areas of interest in sleep medicine, with a far-reaching programme primarily aimed at students and trainees. Book now to hear from experts in the field and to learn about the basics of sleep medicine.

prices

Early bird rates

RSM members: £15 - £75
Non members: £20 - £110

Standard rates - from Wednesday 10 January 2018

RSM members: £25 - £100
Non members: £30 - £135

Following registration you will be contacted appropriately by email with; your booking confirmation, feedback survey and attendance certificate. For full details of the RSM privacy policy, click here. Programme subject to change.

agenda

8.45 am

Registration, tea and coffee

9.15 am

Welcome and introduction

9.30 am

Normal sleep physiology

Professor Jim Horne, Emeritus Professor of Psychophysiology, University of Loughborough

10.00 am

Sleep across the lifespan

Dr Hugh Selsick, President, Sleep Section, Royal Society of Medicine

10.30 am

Obstructive sleep apnoea

Dr Graeme Wilson, Respiratory Consultant, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

11.00 am

Panel discussion

11.10 am

Tea and coffee break

11.30 am

Central hypersomnolence

Dr Kirstie Anderson, Consultant Neurologist, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle-upon-Tyne

12.00 pm

Parasomnias

Dr David O’Regan, Consultant in Psychiatry and Sleep Medicine, Insomnia Clinic, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and The Sleep Disorder Centre, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

12.30 pm

Panel discussion

12.40 pm

Lunch

1.40 pm

RLS and PLMS

Dr Kirstie Anderson, Consultant Neurologist, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle-upon-Tyne

2.10 pm

Circadian rhythm disorders

Dr Jane A Hicks, Consultant Psychiatrist, Bristol Mental Health

2.40 pm

Insomnia

Dr Dipesh Mistry, Honorary Specialist Registrar in Sleep Medicine and Psychiatry, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

3.10 pm

Panel discussion

3.20 pm

Tea and coffee break

3.40 pm

Sleep investigations

Dr Hugh Selsick, President, Sleep Section, Royal Society of Medicine

4.10 pm

Panel discussion

4.40 pm

Closing remarks

4.45 pm

Close of meeting

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organiser's details

For information on this event, contact Kathryn StokesTel: 02072903940 Email: sleep.disorders@rsm.ac.uk arrow