Arkansas Sleep 2018

Meeting Agenda


Friday, March 9, 2018

 

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: Ryan Schmidt, BS, RRT– Sports Medicine and Sleep

9:00-10:00 a.m.           P2: Rita Brooks, M.Ed., RPSGT, R. EEG/EP T.– Danger in the Sleep Center: Identifying and Reducing Risks

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

10:15 -11:15 a.m.        P3: Joel Porquez, BS, RPSGT, RST, CCSH – The Pediatric Patient in the Adult Sleep Center

11:15-12:15 p.m.         P4: Rita Brooks, M.Ed., RPSGT, R. EEG/EP T. – Scoring Impact on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Sleep Disorders - PSG vs HSAT                                                                                                                                          

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

1:00-1:15 p.m.            SPA Business Meeting (ATTENDEES WELCOME)

 

Technologist Sessions

1:15-2:15 p.m.             T1: Laura Linley, CRTT, RPSGT – Preparing Your Program for Providing Advanced Therapies

2:30-3:30 p.m.            T2: David Glowark, RRT – Upper Airway, Lungs and Control of Breathing

 3:30-3:45 p.m.            Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall

3:45-4:45 p.m.             T3: David Glowark, RRT – Therapy for Respiratory Rhythm Disorders

4:45-5:45 p.m.             T4: Emerson Kerr, BS, RRT, RPSGT – Impact of Sleep Disorders on Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

 

Physician, Dentist and Nursing Sessions

1:15-2:15 p.m.             PDN1: Randy Jordan, MD – Cardio Vascular Disease

2:30-3:30 p.m.             PDN2: Jayme Matchinski, J.D – Managing Risk in Sleep Centers: Legal Issues and Steps to Take to Avoid Liability

 3:30-3:45 p.m.            Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall

3:45-4:45 p.m.             PDN3: Ron Hosp, MS-HSA, RRT – COPD Management/Reducing Readmissions

4:45-5:45 p.m.            PDN4: Daniel J. Buysse, MD – “Can we sleep our way to better health?”

 

 

Saturday, March 10, 2018

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: Richard S. Rosenberg, PhD – The Art and Science of PAP Titration

 9:00-10:00 a.m.           P6: Joel Porquez, BS, RPSGT, RST, CCSH – The Pediatric Sleep Study “What are the AASM Guidelines”

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

 

Technologist Sessions

10:15 -11:15 a.m.        T5: Jayme Matchinski, J.D – Managing Risk in Sleep Centers: Legal Issues and                 

                                    Steps to Take to Avoid Liability

11:15-12:15 p.m.         T6: Julie Allen, APN/Jennifer Brock, APN – Narcolepsy / with a Panel discussion  

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

 

Physician, Dentist and Nursing Sessions

10:15 -11:15 a.m.        PDN5 Stan Keller, MD – Narcolepsy Symptoms Diagnosis and Treatment

11:15-12:15 p.m.         PDN6 Richard S. Rosenberg, PhD – Motioning Adherence and Outcomes

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

 

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

You will then be able to print your CE Certificate.