Series date: 
Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 7:30am to Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 8:30am

Course description:

Sleep disorders are highly prevalent in modern society, and it can affect both adults and children.  If not treated, a sleep disorder can lead to chronic fatigue, disorientation and the inability to accomplish everyday tasks.  This conference series focuses on screening, diagnosis and evidence-based practices for the management of sleep disorders.

Target audience: 

Neurologists, Pulmonologists, Sleep Medicine Specialist, Family Medicine Physicians, General Surgeons, Cardiologists, Pediatricians, ENTs, Podiatrists, Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants,  Sleep Technicians, Nurses, Respiratory Therapists, Occupational Therapists and other interested healthcare professionals.

Learning objectives: 

  • Implement evidence-based best practice parameters for the diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders commonly seen in clinical practice.
  • Utilize screening techniques for early diagnosis of sleep disorders.
  • Formulate treatment plans to include behavioral therapies when appropriate.
  • Determine when to refer patients to appropriate specialists.

FACULTY AND DISCLOSURES:

Timothy L. Grant, M.D., FAASM
Symposium Director
Medical Director, Baptist Health Sleep Center at Sunset
Neurologist, Baptist and South Miami Hospitals
Diplomate, American Board of Sleep Medicine
Miami, Florida

Jeremy I. Tabak, M.D. FCCP, FAASM
Symposium Director
Medical Director, Baptist Hospital Sleep Laboratory and Baptist Sleep Center at Galloway
Pulmonologist, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
Baptist, Doctors, Mariners and South Miami Hospitals
Diplomate, American Board of Sleep Medicine and American Board of Internal Medicine in Sleep Medicine
Miami, Florida

Sergio Jaramillo, M.D.
Neurologist
Baptist, Homestead, South Miami and West Kendall Baptist Hospitals
Miami, Florida

Marcy I. Wasman, Ph.D., CBSM
Psychologist
Baptist, South Miami and Doctors Hospitals
Miami, Florida

The above faculty have indicated that they hav no relevant financial relationships to disclose and that their discussions will not include mention of investigational or off-label usage.

Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development, and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Disclosure Policy and Disclaimer

Baptist Health South Florida is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Baptist Health has been re-surveyed by the ACCME and awarded Commendation for 6 years as a provider of CME for physicians.

Baptist Health South Florida designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity has been approved for 1 credit hour, CE Broker Course #20-98234, by the Florida Boards of Medicine, Florida Board of Psychology, Florida Board of Physician Assistants and Osteopathic Medicine.  

This activity has also been approved for 1 credit for Nursing, Pharmacy, Respiratory Therapists and Occupational Therapy. Baptist Health South Florida CE Broker Provider #50-182.

This course has been approved by the American Association of Sleep Technologists for 1 credit.

Series location: 
Baptist Hospital
8900 N. Kendall Dr
Miami, FL 33176
United States