7th Annual Sleep Medicine Symposium - Virtual Meeting

March 19, 2021

Developed by experts whose disciplines span core specialties in sleep medicine, this symposium will explore cutting-edge developments on hot topics in sleep disorders. 

Learn from experts as they cover the latest updates on:

  • Headache and Sleep
  • Hypersomnolence Disorders
  • Sleep and Circadian Problems During the COVID-19 Pandemic
  • Cannabinoids and Sleep
  • What's New in the World of Sleeping Pills

Customize your education by selecting from the following breakout sessions:

  • An Update on Sleep, Diet and Exercise: Myths and Facts
  • Wearables and Sleep: Technical Innovations in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Upper Airway Stimulation Therapy for Sleep Apnea: The Jefferson Experience
  • Central Sleep Apnea and Heart Failure: Advances in Management

Designed for healthcare professionals specializing in sleep medicine, family medicine, internal medicine, cardiology, occupational health, pulmonary/ critical care medicine, neurology, psychology, psychiatry, otolaryngology, oral & maxillofacial surgery, dentistry, respiratory therapy and sleep technology.


 

Additional information
Jefferson Content Development By: 
Sidney Kimmel Medical College (SKMC)
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (TJUH)
Content Areas: 
Cardiology
Critical Care
Family Medicine
Internal Medicine
Neurology
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Otolaryngology
Primary Care
Psychology
Psychiatry
Pulmonology
Sleep Medicine
Course Format: 
Live Webinar
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.75 AAFP
  • 3.51 AARC
  • 3.50 AAST
  • 3.75 ACPE
  • 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 3.75 Attendance
  • 3.75 CDR
  • 3.75 CNE
  • 1.00 CNE Pharmacotherapy
  • 3.50 Patient Safety
Course opens: 
12/15/2020
Course expires: 
05/01/2021
Event starts: 
03/19/2021 - 10:30am
Event ends: 
03/19/2021 - 3:30pm
Cost:
$100.00
Rating: 
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PRELIMINARY PROGRAM AGENDA & LEARNING OBJECTIVES

For more course information, please view the preliminary program agenda and learning objectives.

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This CE course will be a virtual meeting. Instructions for accessing course content will be emailed to you prior to the course start.

 

FEATURED GUEST SPEAKERS

Michael Thorpy, MD

Michael J. Thorpy, MD
 Director, Sleep-Wake Disorders Center at Montefiore
Professor of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
New York, New York



Charles M. Morin, PhD
Full Professor, Department of Psychology, Laval University
Director, Centre d'étude des troubles du sommeil
Canada Research Chair in Sleeping Disorders 
Montréal, Québec


All faculty at continuing educating activities for nurses, physicians and allied health professionals are required to disclose to the audience:

  1. Any significant financial relationships with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial products, goods or services
  2. Any unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices discussed in their presentations.

Such disclosures will be made in writing in the course presentation materials. ​Jefferson Conflict of Interest resolution process may result in changes to the program agenda.

ACCREDITATION

 

In support of improving patient care, Thomas Jefferson University is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

 

DESIGNATION OF CREDITS

Physicians
This educational activity is designated for a maximum of 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

PA Patient Safety and Risk Credit: The content for this activity qualifies for 3.50 PA Patient Safety and Risk credits.

Nurses
This activity awards 3.75 nursing contact hours.

Nursing Pharmacotherapeutic Credit: The content for this activity qualifies for 1.00 nursing pharmacotherapeutic credits.

Pharmacists
This knowledge-based continuing education activity is designated for 3.75 contact hours of continuing education credit. Universal Activity Number List: JA4008236-0000-21-001-L01-P.

Registered Dietitians & Dietetic Technicians
This activity awards 3.75 contact hours.  Registered Dietitians and Dietetic Technicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Healthcare Professionals
This educational activity is designated for 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Participants should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

OTHER CREDITS

American Academy of Family Physicians
The AAFP has reviewed 7th Annual Sleep Medicine Symposium and deemed it acceptable for up to 3.75 Online Only, Live AAFP Prescribed credit. Term of Approval is from 03/19/2021 to 03/19/2021. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Respiratory Therapists
This program has been approved for 3.51 contact hours Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) credit by the American Association for Respiratory Care, 9425 N. MacArthur Blvd, Suite 100, Irving, TX 75063.  Course #184856000.

Sleep Technologists
The American Association of Sleep Technologists designates this educational activity for a maximum of 3.5 AAST Continuing Education Credits.  Individuals should claim only those credits that he/she actually earned in the educational activity.  Program #A31311.

Available Credit

  • 3.75 AAFP
  • 3.51 AARC
  • 3.50 AAST
  • 3.75 ACPE
  • 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 3.75 Attendance
  • 3.75 CDR
  • 3.75 CNE
  • 1.00 CNE Pharmacotherapy
  • 3.50 Patient Safety

Virtual exhibit opportunities are available for this conference. For more information, please contact Bao Tram at bao.tram@jefferson.edu. 

Price

Cost:
$100.00
Please login or register to take this course.

REGISTRATION

 Fee
Practicing Physician$100
Nurse$75
Other Healthcare Professional$50
Non-Jefferson Resident or Fellow$50
Jefferson Health - Faculty & Staff$50 

 

HOW TO REGISTER

To register online, you must have a CPD @ JeffLearn account.

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  2. Review the registration fee chart and select the registration fee that best fits. You must be logged in to see the "Add to Cart" function.
  3. Check out and pay with Visa or Mastercard or American Express.

IMPORTANT DEADLINES: No refunds will be granted after March 5, 2021. See full refund policy

NOTICE – Unauthorized recording, taping, photographing at Jefferson CE activities is strictly prohibited. If found recording, you will be asked to leave and any registration fees will not be refunded.