Thursday 14th January 2016

08.30 – 09.25 Registration and Refreshments
   
09.25 – 09.30 Welcome and introduction by Chair
   
09.30 – 10.00 Sleeplessness
  Professor Jim Horne
  Director, Sleep Research Centre, Loughborough
   
10.00 – 10.30 Interpreting sleep studies
  Dr Renata Riha
  Consultant in Sleep and Respiratory Medicine & Honorary Reader, University of Edinburgh
   
10.30 – 10.40 Discussion
   
10.40 – 11.05 Refreshments and exhibition viewing
   
11.05 – 11.35 Obstructive sleep apnoea  (OSA) technologies
  Dr John O’Reilly
  Consultant Physician, Aintree University Hospital, Liverpool
   
11.35 – 12.05 Electrical stimulation for OSA
  Dr Joerg Steier
  Consultant Physician & Senior Lecturer, Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, London
   
12.05 – 12.35 Insomnia: non-pharmacological management
  Dr Kirstie Anderson
  Consultant Neurologist, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle
   
12.35 – 12.50 Discussion
   
12.50 – 13.40 Lunch and exhibition viewing
   
13.40 – 14.10 Update on pharmacological management of sleep disorders
  Speaker to be confirmed
   
14.10 – 14.40 Parasomnias
  Dr Irshaad Ebrahim
  Medical Director, The London Sleep Centre, London
   
14.40 – 14.50 Discussion
   
14.50 – 15.20 Refreshments and exhibition viewing
   
15.20 – 15.50 Diagnosing sleep related movement disorders without a sleep laboratory
  Dr Paul Reading
  Consultant Neurologist, The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough
   
15.50 – 16.20 Hypersomnias
  Professor Adrian Williams
  Professor of Sleep Medicine, King’s College London
   
16.20 – 16.50 Circadian rhythm sleep disorders
  Professor Debra J. Skene
  Professor of Neuroendocrinology, University of Surrey
   
16.50 – 17.05  Discussion and close of day 1