Sleep and Stroke 2017

Rochester, MN US
November 4, 2017

Sleep and Stroke 2017 will bring national and international experts in the field together to explore state-of-the-art patient care management in the diagnosis and treatment of cerebrovascular disease and sleep disorders. The latest clinical research and expert opinion will converge to improve clinical practice through a mix of session types: research presentations, poster sessions and roundtable discussions. Discussions will focus on providing research updates and evidence-based clinical strategies which sleep clinicians and neurologists can use in their daily practice.

Registration Fees

Full Fee: M.D., D.O., Ph.D.$225.00
Reduced Fee: NP, PA, RN, Allied Health Professional, Retiree$175.00

Course Support/Endorsement

  • This course is supported, in part, by an unrestricted educational grant from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine in accordance with ACCME Standards.
  • World Sleep Society Endorsed Meeting
  • The Sleep and Stroke 2017 conference is endorsed by the American Academy of Neurology. All neurologists are encouraged to attend.

Exhibit Opportunities
This course offers the unique opportunity for commercial companies to interact with health care providers and highlight their products and services. If you are interested in exhibit space during this course, please contact Cathy Schilling.

Target Audience

Providers involved in the management of patients with cerebrovascular disease and sleep disorders. This includes sleep specialists, neurologists, psychiatrists, pulmonologists, family medicine and internal medicine providers.

Learning Objectives

Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Describe the current state of knowledge in the pathophysiology and clinical presentation of sleep disorders in the stroke patient.
  • Explain the bidirectional relationships between stroke and sleep apnea with a focus on the associations between sleep apnea and atrial arrhythmias. 
  • Develop acute and long-term treatment strategies for OSA in post-stroke patients.
  • Define the challenges in using PAP therapy specific to stroke patients and alternative methods of treating sleep disordered breathing.
  • Critically evaluate current knowledge gaps and propose a rational research strategy to address these deficits. 

Attendance at this Mayo Clinic course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 7.00 Attendance
Event starts: 
11/04/2017 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
11/04/2017 - 7:00pm
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Phillips Hall, Siebens Building, Mayo Clinic
100 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55905
United States

Lodging Information:

DoubleTree Hotel
150 S. Broadway 
$149 Standard single/double
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Kahler Grand Hotel
20 2nd Ave SW
$134 Executive Room
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Rochester Marriott Hotel
101 First Avenue SW
877-623-7775 or 507-280-6000
$139.00 Standard single/double
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Cut off date is October 13, 2017.  Rooms are subject to availability after this point.

AMA Credit:

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 7.00 Attendance


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