Continuing Medical Education (CME):

Problem Based Sleep Medicine Course to Enhance Your Clinical Practice:
Establishing a Differential Diagnosis and Treatment Plan for Sleep Disorders

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Texas Medical Association and The Sleep Education Consortium, Inc. The Texas Medical Association is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Texas Medical Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
One hour of the conference has been designated as ethics and/or professional responsibility education


Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of the activity the participant should be able to:

  • Identify and differentiate the most frequent causes for Excessive Daytime Sleepiness, EDS.
  • Distinguish the different types of commonly utilized sleep testing procedures and recognize the differences between in-lab and unattended Home Sleep Testing.
  • Identify and differentiate the different abnormalities of REM sleep.
  • Identify and differentiate the most frequent causes for Insomnia.
  • Identify Restless Legs Syndrome and distinguish the most successful treatments of this condition.
  • Identify the symptoms of obstructive respirations during sleep and realize the association with cardiovascular disease as well as distinguish the different treatment options available for patients.
  • Recognize the relationship between sleep disorders and chronic pain conditions.
  • Recognize the association between sleep disorders and ADHD.
  • Recognize the social issues associated with the diagnosis and treatment of patients suffering from sleep disorders and be able to formulate an approach to deal with such patients.


Contact us for more information:

Sleep Education Consortium, Inc.
2201 W. Holcombe Blvd., #325, Houston, TX 77030
Phone: (281)-269-7881