Attendees can contact Polly at the Holiday Inn Airport 501-490-1000 or reservations at the Wyndham call (501) 907-4823. The group rate of $89.95 single or double occupancy, excluding tax

Sleep Professionals of Arkansas

 

 For questions or more information please call Charli Evans, RPSGT, RST

Sleep Professionals of Arkansas President

(479) 463-2777 or email charris@wregional.com

 

Arkansas Sleep 2015 is designed as a joint learning activity for the multiple disciplines involved in providing care for those with sleep disorders in Arkansas. A variety of topics will be presented with the intent to improve the integration of evidence based care among participants. The meeting will also offer networking opportunities across the disciplines.

Sessions begin at 8:00 am both Friday and Saturday with continental breakfast and registration beginning at 7:00 am

THURSDAY

Pre-Registration 5:00-6:30 pm

Exhibit Set-Up 3:00-6:30 pm

 

FRIDAY

SPA Business Meeting 1:00-1:25 pm lunch provided

Wine and Cheese Reception 5:00-6:30 pm

 

Special room rate available to pre-registered attendees

 MEETING AGENDA

FRIDAY, MARCH 6, 2015

7:00 a.m.                     Registration - Continental Breakfast in Exhibit Hall

 

PLENARY SESSIONS

7:50-8:00 a.m.             Welcome and Announcements

8:00-9:00 a.m.             P1: What is the Function of Sleep? (Teofilo Lee-Chiong, MD)

9:00-10:00 a.m.           P2: "My Patient Refuses PAP - Now What Do I Do?" (Teofilo Lee-Chiong, MD)

10:00-10:15 a.m.         Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall

10:15 -11:15 a.m.        P3: Sleep and Epilepsy (Aparajitha Verma, MD)

11:15-12:15 p.m.         P4: Successfully Integrating PAP Technology in the Clinic (Loretta Colvin, APN)

12:15-01:15 p.m.         Box Lunch in Exhibit Hall

1:00-1:25 p.m.             SPA Business Meeting

 

TECHNOLOGIST SESSIONS

1:30-2:30 p.m.             T1: AASM Scoring Rules - with Technical Specifications (Carolyn Campo, MA, RRT, RPSGT)

2:30-2:45 p.m.             Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall

2:45-3:45 p.m.             T2: Oral Appliance Therapy Adjustment - focus on in-lab (Todd Wyatt, DMD)

5:00-6:30 p.m.            Wine and Cheese Reception in Exhibit Hall

 

PHYSICIAN, DENTIST AND NURSING SESSIONS

1:30-2:30 p.m.             PDN1: Sleep and Stroke (Margaret Tremwel, MD)

2:30-2:45 p.m.             Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall

2:45-3:45 p.m.             PDN2: PAP Download Interpretation and Case-Based Discussion (Loretta Colvin, APN)

3:45-4:45 p.m.             PDN3: Insomnia-Focus on New Pharmacologic Treatments (Arturo Meade, MD)

5:00-6:30 p.m.            Wine and Cheese Reception in Exhibit Hall

 

SATURDAY, MARCH 7, 2015

7:00 a.m.                     Registration - Continental Breakfast in Exhibit Hall

 

PLENARY SESSIONS

7:50-8:00 a.m.             Reminders and Announcements

8:00-9:00 a.m.             P5: Laryngopharyngeal Reflux aka Silent Reflux: A Not so Silent Disease(Angtuaco Terence, MD)

9:00-10:00 a.m.           P6: Sleepiness, Sleep Apnea, and Driving Risk (Kingman Strohl, MD)

10:00-10:15 a.m.         Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall

10:15 -11:15 a.m.        P7: Hypoglossal Stimulation for OSA: Pivotal Trial & Mechanisms (Kingman Strohl, MD)

11:15-12:15 p.m.         P8: Childhood OSA (MMA/maxillary expansion/surgery) (Ken Berley, DDS, JD)

12:30-1:30 p.m.           Box Lunch in Exhibit Hall

 

TECHNOLOGIST SESSIONS

1:30-2:30 p.m.             T4: Advanced PAP Therapies (Teofilo Lee-Chiong, MD)

2:30-3:30 p.m.             T5: Healthcare Ethics Applied to Sleep Technology (Susan Smith, RPSGT, RST)

Physician, Dentist and Nursing Sessions

1:30-2:30 p.m.             PDN3: Transferred Liability (Ken Berley, DDS, JD)  

2:30-3:30 p.m.             PDN4: Transferred Liability continued (Ken Berley, DDS, JD)  

 

Adjournment - Evaluation Forms must be completed on the SPA website.

You will then be able to print your CE Certificate.