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Increasing Sleep Technologists Proficiency in the Diagnostic Process of Narcolepsy

Posted by AAST Coordinator on Oct 24, 2016 2:25:22 PM

 The Atlanta School of Sleep Medicine is excited to announce the launch of an all-new, complimentary online CEC activity for sleep technologists & clinical sleep educators using the Epworth Sleepiness Scale,  Swiss

Narcolepsy Scale, & Multiple Sleep Latency Test to diagnose narcolepsy.

Examine the most up to date methods for narcolepsy assessment and diagnosis with Phyllis Zee, M.D., Ph.D., professor of Neurology, Neurobiology, and Physiology, and associate director for the center for Sleep and Circadian Biology at Northwestern University Institute for Neuroscience, and Michael J. Thorpy, M.D., neurologist and director of the Sleep-Wake Disorders Center at Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx and professor of Neurology at Albert Einstein college of Medicine.

Listen in as Richard Rosenberg, Ph.D., CEO Rosenberg Sleep Consulting, discusses scoring the onset of sleep and rules for identifying REM sleep. Finally, watch as Marietta Bibbs, RPSGT, RST, Neurodiagnostics Manager of Morton Plant Mease Hospital Baycare Health System and Christina Saulys, RPSGT, RST, Associate Director of Data Services and CRA at Clinilabs, Inc., score Multiple Sleep Latency Test studies.

For more information or to register, visit www.sleepschool.com/narolepsy

 

 

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