SKMC Office of Continuing Medical Education
4th Annual Sleep Medicine Symposium: What's New Under the Moon
November 4, 2016
Jefferson Alumni Hall
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
The 4th Annual Jefferson Sleep Medicine Symposium is specifically designed for primary care physicians and other health care providers such as psychologists, physician extenders, respiratory therapists, sleep medicine technologists, and nurses/nurse specialists, as well as selected practicing specialists in a variety of fields, including sleep medicine, pulmonary/critical care medicine, neurology, psychiatry, otolaryngology, cardiology, anesthesiology, geriatrics, oral & maxillofacial surgery, dentistry.
Key updates on sleep disorders in women and the elderly highlight this year's symposium. Other topics include insomnia, excessive daytime sleepiness and narcolepsy, sleep apnea syndrome and other sleep-related breathing disorders presented by world-renowned experts.
Featuring in-depth presentations, panel discussions and hands-on breakout sessions, this CME conference helps participants apply new knowledge on various sleep disorders and clinical guidelines into their practices. Audience will use an interactive polling system to debate treatment options and assess their knowledge and skill level with their peers.
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
NURSES/NURSE PRACTITIONERS: This activity is approved for 6.25 contact hour(s) of continuing education (which includes 1.33 hours of pharmacology) by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. Activity ID 16102400. This activity was planned in accordance with AANP CE Standards and Policies.
PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS: The American Academy of Physician Assistants accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ (www.aapa.org).
RESPIRATORY THERAPISTS: This program has been approved for 6.77 contact hours Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) credit by the American Association for Respiratory Care, 9425, N. MacArthur Blvd, Suite 100, Irving TX 75063.
SLEEP TECHNOLOGISTS: The American Association of Sleep Technologists designates this educational activity for a maximum of 6.50 AAST Continuing Education Credits. Individuals should claim only those credits that he/she actually earned in the educational activity.
DENTISTS/DENTAL HYGENISTS: Jefferson is recognized by the PA State Board of Dentistry as a program sponsor for CDE (Subchapter F, Section 33.403). Participants are responsible for appropriate documentation of relevant credit earned.
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