Pediatric Polysomnography:A Master's Class for Pediatric Providers in the PSG Laboratory

Naples, FL US
November 14, 2019

This course is targeted towards experienced sleep practitioners seeking a more advanced, but still practical approach to polysomnography procedures in infants, children and adolescents. Highlights include improving practices and lab environment to accommodate infants with apnea, updates on PAP masks for pediatric populations including mask fitting and desensitization, updates on best practices for positive airway pressure (PAP) titration in the sleep laboratory, overview of advance PAP and respiratory support strategies commonly performed in the sleep laboratory, and recognition of key PSG features or artifacts unique to or typically encountered with pediatric patients. Further skills in polysomnography and multiple sleep latency testing and interpretation will be promoted by experts in the field.

Target Audience

Intermediate to advanced sleep medicine specialists, fellows, psychologists, physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, polysomnography technicians and technologists, respiratory therapists. Instructional level: intermediate

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss current understanding and best practices for infant apnea evaluation and management
  • Select PAP masks that work best for children (infants to obese teens; craniofacial disorders) and list tips for mask fitting in children and principles of mask desensitization
  • Describe best practices for PAP titrations in children
  • Understand options and approaches for evaluating advanced respiratory support therapies (including: auto-titration devices, bi-level pressure support, adherence monitoring and advanced diagnostics) commonly encountered in the sleep laboratory
  • Identify limitations and practical approaches to MSLT protocols for children and the unique diagnostic features of sleep physiology of patients with narcolepsy that can be identified on polysomnography and multiple sleep latency tests
  • Identify nocturnal biomarkers that aid in pediatric narcolepsy diagnosis
  • Recognize normal respiratory and non-respiratory features, variants, artifacts and PSG patterns of sleep and breathing in childhood

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.50 AARC
  • 4.50 AAST
  • 4.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 4.50 Attendance
    Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance stating this program is designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. This credit is accepted by the AAPA and AANP.
Course opens: 
02/25/2019
Course expires: 
11/05/2021
Event starts: 
11/14/2019 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
11/14/2019 - 6:00pm
Cost:
$300.00
Rating: 
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12:00–12:55 pmRegistration and Lunches
12:55–1:00Welcome, Overview, and Logistics
Co-Chairs: Kiran Maski, MD, MPH & Carol L. Rosen, MD
1:00–1:45Mastering PAP Masks
Dominic B. Gault, MD
1:45–2:30Mastering PAP Titration
Narong Simakajornboon, MD
2:30–2:45Break
2:45–3:30Mastering NIV Options in the Sleep Lab
Umakanth Katwa, MD
3:30–4:15Mastering Apnea Evaluation in Infants Beyond the Nursery
Eliot S. Katz, MD
4:15–4:30Break
4:30–5:15Mastering the Hypersomnia Evaluation in Children
Kiran Maski, MD, MPH
5:15–6:00 pmFun With PSG Fragments
Carol L. Rosen, MD

 

The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples
2600 Tiburon Drive
Naples, FL 34109
United States

The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples

Journey up the winding road to The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples and a stately Italianate structure emerges from the lush green landscape. The spirit of Italy permeates the warm coastal breeze, when a grove of palm trees reveals your true destination. The lush greens of the golf resort bask in the bright Florida sun, and a few soft beams glisten gently on the rippled surface of our heated swimming pool.The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples provides a tranquil, country club atmosphere and merely three miles from our private, white sand beaches along the Gulf of Mexico located at the neighboring Ritz-Carlton, Naples. Guests are encouraged to take advantage of complimentary shuttle service between the resorts and explore the dining, spa, pools, entertainment lounge, interactive environmental children’s program, and wide selection of beach activities available on property. Further information is available here.

GPS Directions

The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples
2600 Tiburon Dr, Naples, FL 34109

Room Reservations

A block of guest rooms have been reserved at a special conference rate of $239.00 per night (single or double occupancy), plus sales tax, currently 11%. There will be an additional charge of $25.00 per day for each additional person over age 18 and/or two people in a guestroom. The maximum number of people per guestroom is four (4). Rates includes: self parking, basic high speed internet access, unlimited use of health & fitness center, and in room coffee, tea, and bottled water services. Our conference rate will expire on October 9, 2019. To make reservations, please go to: https://book.passkey.com/go/BrownUniversitySleep

Travel

Shuttle Reservations

For a current listing of available shuttle and transportation options, please visit our website at: www.brown.edu/cme/transportation.

Fly into Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW)

Conference attendees should fly in to the Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) in Fort Myers, which has direct international and domestic flights. This airport is roughly 30 minutes from the hotel.

Co-Chairs

Valerie Crabtree, PhD
Associate Member, St. Jude Faculty
Chief, Psychosocial Services
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital | Memphis, TN

Stephanie J. Crowley, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Psychiatry and
Behavioral Sciences | Director,
Biological Rhythms Research Laboratory
Rush University Medical Center | Chicago IL

Lisa J. Meltzer, PhD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Director, Pediatric Behavioral Sleep Clinic
National Jewish Health | Denver, CO

Carol L. Rosen, MD
Professor, Department of Pediatrics
J. S. Rube Endowed Chair in Pediatric Sleep Medicine
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Medical Center
Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital | Cleveland, OH

Planning Committee

Patricia Franco, MD, PhD
Professor, Faculty of Medicine
University Claude Bernard Lyon
Pediatric Sleep Medicine
Hôpital Femme Mère Enfant | Lyon, France

Dominic B. Gault, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
University of South Carolina Greenville School of Medicine
Medical Director, Pediatric Sleep Medicine
Greenville Health System | Greenville SC

Michael Gradisar, PhD
Professor in Clinical Child Psychology
Director and Clinical Psychologist
Child & Adolescent Sleep Clinic
Flinders University | Adelaide, South Australia

Andrea B. Goldstein, MPA
CME Coordinator
Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University | Providence, RI

Kendra N. Krietsch, PhD
T32 Reseearch Fellow in Child Behavior and Nutrition
Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center | Cincinnati, OH

Beth A. Malow, MD, MS
Bury Chair in Cognitive Childhood Development
Professor of Neurology & Pediatrics
Director, Vanderbilt Sleep Disorders Division
Vanderbilt University Medical Center | Nashville, TN

Kiran Maski, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School
Director, Sleep Neurology Clinic
Boston Children’s Hospital | Boston, MA

Jodi A. Mindell, PhD
Professor of Psychology
Director, Graduate Psychology | Saint Joseph’s University
Associate Director, Sleep Center
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia | Philadelphia, PA
Chair, Board of Directors | Pediatric Sleep Council

Judith A. Owens, MD, MPH
Professor of Neurology | Harvard Medical School
Director, Center for Pediatric Sleep Disorders
Boston Children’s Hospital | Boston, MA

Jared M. Saletin, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Associate Director, Sleep Research Laboratory
Emma Pendleton Bradley Hospital | Providence, RI

Vaishal A. Shah, MD, MPH
Center for Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine
Sleep Disorders Center | Cleveland Clinic | Cleveland, OH

Teresa M. Ward, RN, PhD, FAAN
Professor and Interim Chair
Department of Psychosocial and Community Health
Co-Director, Center for Innovation in Sleep Self-Management
University of Washington School of Nursing | Seattle, WA

Maria Sullivan, BS
Director, Office of Continuing Medical Education
Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University | Providence, RI

Ariel A. Williamson, PhD
Research Psychologist, Sleep Center
Division of Pulmonary Medicine
Department of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia | Philadelphia, PA

Faculty

Dominic B. Gault, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
University of South Carolina Greenville School of Medicine
Medical Director, Pediatric Sleep Medicine
Greenville Health System | Greenville SC

Eliot S. Katz, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics | Harvard medical School
Division of Pulmonary & Respiratory Diseases
Boston Children's Hospital | Boston, MA

Umakanth Katwa, MD
Instructor in Pediatrics | Harvard Medical School
Division of Pulmonary & Respiratory Diseases
Director, Sleep Laboratories
Director, Aero-digestive Center
Director, Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia Program
Boston Children's Hospital | Boston, MA

Kiran Maski, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School
Director, Sleep Neurology Clinic
Boston Children’s Hospital | Boston, MA

Carol L. Rosen, MD
Professor, Department of Pediatrics
J. S. Rube Endowed Chair in Pediatric Sleep Medicine
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Medical Center
Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital | Cleveland, OH

Narong Simakajornboon, MD
Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Director, Sleep Disorders Center
Director, Sleep Medicine Fellowship Program
Cincinnati Children’s | Cincinnati, OH

CME: The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

ANCC/AANP: The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) & the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) accept AMA PRA Category1 CreditsTM from organizations accredited by the ACCME.

AARC: This program has been approved for 20.72 contact hours Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) credit by the American Association for Respiratory Care, 9425, N. MacArthur Blvd, Suite 100, Irving TX 75063. | Course Number: 180929000 

AAST: The American Association of Sleep Technologists designates this educational activity for a maximum of 25 AAST Continuing Education Credits. Individuals should claim only those credits that he/she actually earned in the educational activity.

Credit Designations

Physicians: The Warren Alpert Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Respiratory Therapists: This educational activity is designated for 4.5 hours.

Sleep Technologists: This educational activity is designated for 4.5 Continuing Education Credits.

Available Credit

  • 4.50 AARC
  • 4.50 AAST
  • 4.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 4.50 Attendance
    Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance stating this program is designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. This credit is accepted by the AAPA and AANP.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
02/25/2019
Course expires: 
11/05/2021

Price

Cost:
$300.00
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Registration Fees

By September 16, 2019Physicians, Psychologists, Allied Health ProfessionalsTechnologistsTrainees*
Pediatric Polysomnography
November 14, 2019
$275.00$225.00$150.00
Pediatric Behavioral Sleep Medicine
November 14, 2019
$275.00N/A$150.00
Best Practices Course
November 15, 2019
$350.00$325.00$175.00
Pediatric Sleep Medicine Meeting
November 16-17, 2019

$375.00

$375.00$200.00
After September 16, 2019Physicians, Psychologists, Allied Health ProfessionalsTechnologistsTrainees*
Pediatric Polysomnography
November 14, 2019
$300.00$250.00$175.00
Pediatric Behavioral Sleep Medicine
November 14, 2019
$300.00N/A$175.00
Best Practices Course
November 15, 2019
$375.00$350.00$200.00
Pediatric Sleep Medicine Meeting
November 16-17, 2019

$400.00

$400.00$225.00