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The button below will activate at 7:55 AM EDT on Saturday, May 22. The meeting kicks off at 8:00 AM EDT. We look forward to seeing you!

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Evaluation Links Now Available

General SessionsLearners may earn up to a maximum of 5.5 AMA/ACPE/ANCC/CDR credits. General Sessions CME information can be found here.**Click to Access Gen Session Evaluation**
CME SymposiumAn additional 1.0 credit hour may be earned for attending the midday CME Symposium. Symposium CME information can be found here.**Click to Access Narcolepsy Symposium Evaluation**

PLEASE NOTE: Evaluations must be completed by Monday, June 7

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Please click here to access PDF slides of the presentations (slides will be available by May 21). Please note PDF versions are provided only if faculty gave permission. 

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Meeting Agenda

Saturday, May 22, 2021

All sessions are in Eastern Time

8:00 AM - 8:05 AMOpening Remarks and Introduction
Virend K. Somers, MD, PhD
8:05 AM - 8:50 AMAn Introduction to Sleep Disorders: Principles of Sleep Health
Reena Mehra, MD, MS
8:50 AM - 9:35 AMSleep Deprivation and Cardiometabolic Risk
Eve Van Cauter, PhD
9:35 AM - 10:20 AMSleep Disorders and Type 2 Diabetes
Naresh M. Punjabi, MD, PhD
10:20 AM - 10:50 AMPanel Discussion
Moderator: Virend K. Somers, MD, PhD
Panelists: Reena Mehra, MD, MS; Eve Van Cauter, PhD; Naresh M. Punjabi, MD, PhD
10:50 AM - 10:55 AM5-Min Break
10:55 AM - 11:55 AMCME Symposium
The Nexus of Narcolepsy and Cardiometabolic Risk: Important Considerations and Implications for Management

Chair: Virend K. Somers, MD, PhD
Faculty: Lee A. Surkin, MD; Phyllis C. Zee, MD
This activity is supported by an educational grant from Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
11:55 AM - 12:00 PM5-Min Break
12:00 PM - 12:45 PMDisparities in Sleep Disorders and Cardiometabolic Consequences
Susan Redline, MD, MPH
12:45 PM - 1:30 PMSleep Disorders and Atrial Fibrillation
Tomas Konecny, MD, FAHA
1:30 PM - 2:15 PMObstructive Sleep Apnea: Coronary Artery Disease and Sudden Cardiac Death
Apoor S. Gami, MD, FHRS
2:15 PM - 2:20 PM5-Min Break
2:20 PM - 2:50 PMPanel Discussion & Closing Remarks
Moderator: Virend K. Somers, MD, PhD
Panelists: Apoor S. Gami, MD, FHRS; Tomas Konecny, MD, FAHA; Susan Redline, MD, MPH


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