This course is coordinated by the Division of Sleep Medicine and the Department of Otorhinolaryngology– Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Pennsylvania and the Department of Otolaryngology– Head and Neck Surgery at the University of California, San Francisco. The program is designed to provide a comprehensive review and update on recent advances in the diagnosis and management of sleep apnea and snoring. New approaches and controversies in the management of patients with sleep disordered breathing will be highlighted. Leaders in the field of sleep science from Otolaryngology, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Sleep Medicine, Neurology, Bariatric Surgery and Oral Maxillofacial Surgery will share their medical and surgical expertise in didactic lectures and optional break-out sessions. There will be ample opportunity for interaction with participating faculty.
This continuing medical education program is intended for the physician in Otolaryngology, Pulmonary Medicine, Sleep Medicine, Oral Maxillofacial Surgery, Dentistry, Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Cardiology, and Psychiatry. Nurses and sleep and respiratory therapy technologists are also invited to attend this program.