Mayo Clinic Sleep Medicine Update 2024 - Livestream (virtual)

July 31, 2024 to August 3, 2024

Course Directors: Brendon M. Colaco, M.B.B.S. and Timothy I. Morgenthaler, M.D.

July 31 - August 3, 2024 - Internet Live Activity - Vancouver, Canada

The Mayo Clinic Sleep Medicine Update course is conducted by Mayo Clinic sleep researchers and clinicians. This course reviews the latest advances in practice and research using case-based scenarios enriched with personal clinical experiences. The course is designed to provide attendees with a comprehensive review of sleep disorders and practical steps to enhance clinical skills and practice.

Course Highlights:

  • Expert faculty discuss the multidisciplinary approach to the practice of sleep medicine for best patient outcomes
  • Clinical course geared toward increasing clinical knowledge and improving sleep health
  • Updates on the latest practice guidelines for diagnostics and therapeutics from leaders in the field of sleep medicine
  • Interactive case-based presentations with audience participation questions

Target Audience

This course is relevant for sleep medicine specialists including MDs, DOs, nurse practitioners and physician assistants, internists and family medicine specialists, pediatric sleep medicine practitioners and general pediatricians, ENT specialists with interest in sleep apnea, psychiatrists with interest in insomnia, neurologists with interest in sleep associated neurological diagnoses and sleep administrators and practice managers.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Review pathophysiology, assessment, and treatment of common sleep disorders in adult and pediatric populations
  • Recall new devices and technological advances used in the diagnosis of sleep disorders
  • Identify pharmacotherapy of common sleep disorders including restless leg syndrome and insomnia
  • Recognize circadian rhythm disorders and appropriate management techniques
  • Review the use of data generated from consumer wearables
  • Identify behavioral therapies in the management of insomnia
  • Review the role of the sleep dentist and ENT surgeon in the management of sleep disorders
  • Define management of REM sleep behavior disorder and other parasomnias
  • Recognize the association of sleep disorders and neurocognitive syndromes

Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 21.00 ABIM
  • 21.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 21.00 ANCC
  • 21.00 Attendance
Event starts: 
07/31/2024 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
08/03/2024 - 3:00pm

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Program Schedule

Wednesday - July 31, 2024

7:00 a.m.Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:00 a.m.Welcome & Course Overview
Timothy I. Morgenthaler, M.D.
Basics of Sleep Clinical Practice
8:10 a.m.Sleep Disordered Breathing Syndromes
Carolyn M. Warner, APRN, C.N.P., D.N.P.
8:45 a.m.The Future of Sleep Diagnostics: In and Out of the Lab
Kara L. Dupuy-McCauley, M.D.
9:20 a.m.Overview of Treatment Options for Sleep Disordered Breathing
Vichaya Arunthari, M.D.
9:55 a.m.Break
Dental Sleep Med, Pediatric Sleep, Practice Issues
10:15 a.m.Update in Oral Appliance Technology and Dental Sleep Medicine
Subha Giri, B.D.S., M.S.
10:50 a.m.Parasomnias Epilepsy
Brynn K. Dredla, M.D. 
11:25 a.m.The Future of Sleep Medicine from the Clinic to the Community
David R. Dare, M.D.
12:00 p.m.Lunch Break
1:15 p.m.Personalized Medicine for Insomnia Drugs: Genotypes and Phenotypes
Mark R. Hansen, M.D.
1:50 p.m.CBTI and Evidence-Based Wellness Practices for Better Sleep
Brendon M. Colaco, M.B.B.S.
2:25 p.m.Marijuana Products and Sleep
Mohit Chauhan, M.B.B.S.
3:00 p.m.Adjourn
4:30 p.m.Pre-Dinner Social Reception

Thursday - August 1, 2024

7:15 a.m.Continental Breakfast
8:05 a.m.Announcements
Non-PAP Management of Sleep Disordered Breathing
8:10 a.m.Hypoglossal Nerve Stimulation: Challenging Cases
Brendon M. Colaco, M.B.B.S.
8:45 a.m.Pharmacologic Treatment of Sleep Disordered Breathing-Looking into the Future
Umesh Goswami, M.B.B.S., M.D.
9:20 a.m.What Every Sleep Provider Needs to Know about Sleep Surgery 
Michael D. Olson, M.D., M.S.
9:55 a.m.Break
Disorders of Hypersomnolence
10:15 a.m.Weight Loss and Sleep: Hear from the Experts
Scott A. Lynch, M.D., M.P.H.
Brendon M. Colaco, M.B.B.S.
10:50 a.m.Evaluation of the Sleepy Patient: Challenging in Diagnosis of Narcolepsy and Idiopathic Hypersomnia
Chad M. Ruoff, M.D.
11:25 a.m.Stimulant Choices, Monitoring and Regulation of the Narcoleptic/Idiopathic Hypersomnia Patient
Michael H. Silber, M.B., Ch.B.
12:00 p.m.Lunch Break
Special Interests in Sleep
1:15 p.m.Sleep in Women
Melissa C. Lipford, M.D.
1:50 p.m.Asthma, COPD and Sleep
Arveen K. Bhasin, M.D.
2:25 p.m.Rules, Regulations and Sleep Medicine: DOT, FAA, Device Qualifiers and Compliance Rules
Eric J. Olson, M.D.
3:00 p.m.Adjourn

Friday - August 2, 2024

7:15 a.m.Continental Breakfast
8:05 a.m.Announcements
Movement Disorders in Sleep
8:10 a.m.Challenging Restless Legs Syndrome Cases
Diego Zaquera Carvalho, M.D., M.S.
8:45 a.m.Nonpharmacological Therapy for Restless Legs Syndrome: What's New?
Diego Zaquera Carvalho, M.D., M.S.
9:20 a.m.Managing Insomnia in the Child
Julie M. Baughn, M.D. 
9:55 a.m.Break
RBD, Noninvasive Ventilation
10:15 a.m.REM Sleep Behavior Disorder and Synucleinopathies
Erik K. St. Louis, M.D.
10:50 a.m.Basics of Noninvasive Ventilation
Bernardo J. Selim, M.D.
11:25 a.m.VAPS in Neuromuscular Disorders and Corticotropic Releasing Factor
Emir Festic, M.D., M.S.
12:00 p.m.Lunch Break
Back to Sleep Disordered Breathing
1:15 p.m.Central Sleep Apnea: Challenges in Diagnosis and Controversies in Management
Sean M. Caples, D.O., M.S.
Kara L. Dupuy-McCauley, M.D.
1:50 p.m.Novel Therapy for Central Sleep Apnea: Phrenic Nerve Stimulation
Timothy I. Morgenthaler, M.D.
2:25 p.m.Challenges in Pediatric Sleep Medicine
Christine A. Matarese, D.O. 
3:00 p.m.Adjourn

Saturday - August 3, 2024

7:15 a.m.Continental Breakfast
8:05 a.m.Announcements
Pediatric Sleep Medicine
8:10 a.m.Update in Non-Surgical Treatment in Pediatric Obstructive Sleep Apnea 
Julie M. Baughn, M.D. 
8:45 a.m.Cardiovascular Diseases and Sleep Apnea
Christopher D. Williams, M.D. 
9:20 a.m.The Future of Dental Sleep Medicine 
Subha Giri, B.D.S., M.S.
9:55 a.m.Break
Circadian Disturbances and Psychiatric Issues in Sleep Apnea
10:15 a.m.Evaluation of the Sleepy Teenager: Circadian Rhythm Disturbances
Julie M. Baughn, M.D.
10:50 a.m.How to Manage the Depressed and Bipolar Patient with Insomnia
Louis E. Krahn, M.D.
11:25 a.m.Commercial Sleep Monitoring Technology and Artificial Intelligence in Sleep
Natalia M. Werninck, APRN, M.S.N.
12:00 p.m.Lunch Break
Past, Present and Future
1:15 p.m.Year in Review
Mithri Junna, M.D.
1:50 p.m.Challenges in Practice: Reimbursements, Staffing, Quality, Resources, Qualifiers
Peter Gay, M.D.
2:25 p.m.Nuances in Individualized Sleep Medicine vis a vis Artificial Intelligence in Sleep: State of the Science
Timothy I. Morgenthaler, M.D.
3:00 p.m.Adjourn
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In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Statement(s):


Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 21.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ABIM Maintenance of Certification
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 21.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Participant information will be shared with ABIM through PARS.

Optional Royal College Statement
Through an agreement between the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, medical practitioners participating in the Royal College MOC Program may record completion of accredited activities registered under the ACCME's "CME in Support of MOC" program in Section 3 of the Royal College's MOC Program.

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this activity for a maximum of 21.00 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Healthcare Professionals:
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.

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Available Credit

  • 21.00 ABIM
  • 21.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 21.00 ANCC
  • 21.00 Attendance

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