Health Care Professionals: Join us for our 22nd annual sleep symposium!
Earn 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1™ credits (CME credits may be applied to nursing, RPSGT and C.E.U's)
Helmut S. Schmidt, MD Memorial
Keynote Symposium Sleep Medicine 2014
Saturday, October 11, 2014
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Mount Carmel Education Center
7277 Smith's Mill Rd.
New Albany, OH 43054
• Sleep Disruption, Cytokines and Mechanical Hypersensitivity: Bi-directional Interaction between Sleep and Pain
Mark R. Opp, Ph.D.
• New Models of Care for Sleep Apnea
Charles W. Atwood, Jr, M.D.
• Insomnia Treatment: Can Pathophysiology Inform our Choices?
Daniel J. Buysse, M.D.
• Why We Sleep: A Unifying Theory Integrating Energy Metabolism, Sleep-Wake Organization and Evolution
Markus H. Schmidt, M.D., Ph.D.
• Cytokines, Inflammation, and the Interaction between Sleep and the Immune System
Mark R. Opp, Ph.D.
• Opioid-Associated Sleep Apnea: Prevalence, Impact and Therapy
Shahrokh Javaheri, M.D.
Mark R. Opp, Ph.D. - Vice Chair for Basic Research in the Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, University of Washington, WA
Charles W. Atwood, Jr, M.D. - Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, PA - Pulmonary & Sleep Medicine Physician, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, PA
Daniel J. Buysse, M.D. - Professor of Psychiatry and Clinical and Translational Science, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA
Markus H. Schmidt, M.D., Ph.D. - Director of Research and Sleep Physician, Ohio Sleep Medicine Institute, OH
Shahrokh Javaheri, M.D. - Professor Emeritus of Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, OH
Course Fees: (lunch included)
Tech/RN/Others $ 95
Registration: register online or by calling 614-792-7632
Objectives: click here
Continuing Professional Education: This event is accredited for 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1™ credits
Refunds: 90% refund up to October 3, 2014. No refunds will be issued after that date.
Special Feature: Carpe Diem String Quartet will perform Morpheus Rides, a musical composition inspired by the brain wave activity and the cycling of non-REM and REM sleep in a unique collaboration between the composer and the Ohio Sleep Medicine Institute.
Helmut S. Schmidt, MD Memorial Keynote Symposium Sleep Medicine 2014 is co-sponsored by the Sleep Medicine Research Foundation and the Ohio Sleep Medicine Institute.