The UCSF Mini-Residency in Dental Sleep Medicine is designed for dental professionals to develop in-depth knowledge and clinical procedures for treating sleep-related breathing disorders. Participants will become skilled at utilizing oral appliance therapy in the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), sleep disordered breathing, and snoring patients in their practices.
This course is designed to help attendees become familiar with various aspects of common medical emergencies that can occur in a dental office. These include myocardial infarction, angina, asthma, allergic reactions, syncope, and hypoglycemia.
The first part of the course will provide up-to-date didactic information about the pathophysiology, prevention, and management of the aforementioned medical emergencies.
Conference Sessions generally take place on days at sea (as itinerary allows), giving you plenty of time to enjoy your meals, evenings and ports of call with your companion, family and friends. Topics include: