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Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA) & Non-Invasive Ventilation (NIV) – Part 1

Course/Event Date: Friday, October 15, 2021

Course/Event Duration: 2 Days

Course/Event Description

This event is being offered as a two part online Course, and will take place over two half-days on the dates and times below:

Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA) – Friday 15 October 2021, 13:00-17:00 and,

Non-Invasive Ventilation (NIV) – Friday 12 November 2021, 13:00-17:00

These two short courses will take place across two half-days and bookings are for attendance at both half-days. Please ensure that you are available for both dates before booking. If you are interested in only attending one of the half-days please contact the Event Coordinator (details at the bottom of this page) for information.

Online delivery: These courses will be delivered online using Zoom, and will utilise the breakout rooms and other interactive functions. Please ensure that you are able to access Zoom and have a stable internet connection before booking for this event

Friday 15 October: Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA) Course overview

Primarily aimed at respiratory consultants, physiologist, senior trainees and any physicians with an interest in NIV/OSA, this course will provide an update on current hot topics and controversies.

Obstructive Sleep Apnoea is a growing problem. This half-day session will cover CPAP: telemedicine; CPAP: know your machines; CPAP: compliance; MMA surgery; Hypoglossal nerve stimulation; treating residual sleepiness; Drugs and sleep; overlap syndrome and will include some COVID-19 specific talks and discussions.

There will be supplementary resources and videos to go alongside the live event, and these will be made available to delegates for 12 months.

Course Director: Dr Milind Sovani,  Honorary Assistant Professor and Consultant Respiratory Physician, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust


Further details can be obtained by visiting our Events Calendar.


For more information, please contact Shona Costa at s.costa@rcpe.ac.uk.

Course/Event Venue: Venue: Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, Online, EH2 1JQ

This course is targeted at the following specialty Groupings:

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