Conference Speakers & Topics – 2016

Carol Ash, DO, MBA, FAASM
Meridian Health
New Models of Care for Sleep Medicine: Transitioning to Population Health and Value-Based Care

R. Nisha Aurora, MD, MHS
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Implementing Quality Metrics to Improve Patient Outcomes in OSA: Dream or Nightmare?

Charles A. Czeisler, PhD, MD
Harvard Medical School/Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Sleep Deficiency and Motor Vehicle Crashes

Christopher Drake, PhD
Henry Ford Medical Center
The Nature and Treatment of Shift Work Disorder

Clark J. Lee, JD, MPH, CPH
Center for Health and Homeland Security, University of Maryland at Baltimore
Addressing Sleep Health and Safety through Law and Public Policy

Omar Mesarwi, MD
Johns Hopkins University
Literature Review in Sleep: Highlights of 2015

Gholam Motamedi, MD
Georgetown University Hospital
Neurophysiology of Sleep

Steven C. Scherr, DDS
Dental Sleep Maryland
Therapy for Snoring and Sleep Apnea

Laura Sterni, MD
Johns Hopkins Pediatric Sleep Center
The Role of the Pediatric Sleep Laboratory in the Management of Children with Neuromuscular Disease

Sriharsha Vajjala, MD
University of Maryland
Literature Review in Sleep: Highlights of 2015

Scott G. Williams, MD, FACP, FAPA, AASM
Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
Sleep and Athletic Performance