2018 Annual GASP Meeting
2018 Annual GASP Meeting
Emory Brain Health Center
12 Executive Park Drive NE
Atlanta, GA 30329
Saturday, October 27, 2018

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Program Agenda
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM: Registration, and Continental Breakfast
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM: Pediatric restless legs syndrome
 Lourdes DelRosso, MD, Med, FAASM
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM: Top 10 articles in the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine
 Nancy Collop, MD, FAASM
10:00 AM – 10:15 AM: Break, vendor area
10:15 AM – 11:15 AM: Adverse events in the sleep laboratory
 Romy Hoque, MD, FAASM
11:15 AM – 12:15 PM: Complex titration studies in the sleep laboratory
 Tammy Muth-Davis, RPSGT
12:15 AM – 1:00 PM: Lunch
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM: Oral appliance therapy for sleep apnea
 Sheri Katz, DDS
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM: Telemedicine applications in sleep medicine
 Barry Fields, MD, MEd, and Swapan Dholokia, MD
3:00 PM – 3:15 PM: Break, vendor area
3:15 PM – 4:15 PM: Persistent OSA despite tonsillectomy/adenoidectomy
 Roberta Leu, MD, and Nikhila Raol, MD, MPH
4:15 – 4:30 PM: GASP member meeting, Adjourn

Speakers
Lourdes DelRosso, MD, MEd, FAASM
Associate Professor Pediatrics
Seattle Children’s Hospital, Seattle, Washington

Nancy Collop, MD, FAASM
Professor Medicine and Neurology
Emory Sleep Center

Romy Hoque, MD, FAASM
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Emory Sleep Center

Tammy Muth-Davis, RPSGT
Director, Sleep Center at LifePoint Hospitals
Georgetown, Tennessee

Barry Fields, MD, MEd
Assistant Professor Internal Medicine
Veterans Administration Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia

Swapan Dholakia, MD
Assistant Professor Neurology
Veterans Administration Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia

Sheri Katz, DDS
Sleep Medicine Dentistry, Atlanta, Georgia

Roberta Leu, MD
Assistant Professor Pediatrics
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Nikhila Raol, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor Otolaryngology
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Continuing Education Credits for Sleep Technologists and Respiratory Therapists
  • This activity has been evaluated by the American Association of Respiratory Care (AARC) for Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) credits, for a maximum of 7 credits.
  • This activity has been evaluated by the American Association of Sleep Technologists (AAST) for Continuing Education Credits (CEC) is pending, for a maximum of 7 credits.
  • Sleep technologists and respiratory therapists should claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
Continuing Medical Education Credits for Physicians
The Emory University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation. This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through joint provider-ship of Emory University School of Medicine and the Georgia Association of Sleep Professionals. The Emory University School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

How to register
Register online today via the Emory CME website: https://med.emory.edu/cme/
Click on “Course Calendar”, then “Live Courses,” then “Oct”
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Registration fees
GASP Members: $80
Non-GASP Members: $100
For more information contact:
Keir Gray, Program Coordinator, Emory CME Office
Telephone: 404/727-0633
Email: kgray02@emory.edu


Course Description
The Georgia Association of Sleep Professionals supports sleep medicine practitioners and technologists through education. The annual GASP meeting is for sleep medicine physicians, technologists, advanced practice providers, pyschologists, dentists, sleep medicine fellows, pulmonary critical care fellows, clinical neurophysiology fellows, neurology residents, and students. The goal of the program is to highlight advances in the field of sleep medicine, as well as to provide useful guidance in the clinical practice of sleep medicine.

Learning Objects
Upon completion of this program, attendees should be able to:
  • Discuss strategies for addressing adverse events in the sleep laboratory during in-lab polysomnography
  • Discuss the differential diagnosis of pediatric restless legs syndrome
  • Discuss treatment strategies for persistent pediatric obstructive sleep apnea after tonsillectomy/adenoidectomy
  • Discuss the utility of oral appliance therapy in the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea
Course Director
Romy Hoque, MD, FAASM
2018 GASP President
Assistant Professor Neurology
Emory Sleep Center

Planning Committee Members
Barry Fields, MD, MEd
Assistant Professor Internal Medicine
Veterans Administration Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia

Swapan Dholakia, MD
Assistant Professor Neurology
Veterans Administration Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia

Roberta Leu, MD
Assistant Professor Pediatrics
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Kimberly Goins, RSPGT
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
Erin Bremer, RNP
Emory Sleep Center