About this section

The Sleep Medicine Section’s purpose is to promote the understanding of sleep and its disorders thus promoting good health and best practice. The section through its meetings provides up-to-date information on sleep and sleep medicine to anyone who requires it.

The publication 'Expert consensus on minimum standards of practice in the use of cognitive behavioural therapy for insomnia (CBT-I) 2019' is now available to RSM members. Download report here.

Section Council members

Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section Council, led by the Section President and often in collaboration with specialist societies.

Interested in joining the Section Council?

Section Councils play a pivotal role at the RSM and we are always looking for members who would like to get involved. If you would like to apply, please complete our application form and a Council representative will be in touch.

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Dr Kirstie Anderson
Professor Jim Horne
Honorary Secretary
Dr David O'Regan
Honorary Treasurer

Upcoming sleep medicine events and webinars

View all events and webinars being run by the Sleep Medicine Section.

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Webinar CPD

Current controversies in sleep medicine

This interactive webinar will address the most common forms of sleep disorders seen routinely within the NHS, and aims to provide support with tackling areas of difficult decision making and recent sc...
  • Price £10 - £40
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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