Get to know Laura, Co-Founder/VP of Clinical Operations at Advanced Sleep Management, LLC
Laura has worked in healthcare since 1982 and specifically in sleep medicine since 1989. She has worked in a clinical setting, as an educator of sleep technology and administrator of sleep centers. Presently she works with Advanced Sleep Management as VP of Clinical Services.
Laura currently serves as President of the American Academy of Sleep Technologist (AAST), was the recipient of the 2011 Elliott Weitzman, MD Service Award and speaks nationally on issues regarding sleep technology.
Here's what to expect:
Friday, October 7th, 1:15 - 2:00 p.m.
Discuss the anatomy of the upper airway and ventilation.
Summarize the process of oxygen transportation in the lungs.
Review the oxyhemoglobin dissociation curve.
Describe tidal volume, dead space and factors influencing gas exchange.