The ultimate paediatric year in review short course

This short course is free for those attending in person. There's a registration fee for those attending virtually.


This short course provides the ultimate paediatric year in review. The course covers core paediatric sleep medicine topics and will include latest updates in these areas as well as refreshing background knowledge. This course is an ideal way to update your paediatric sleep skills and is suitable for those working in the field as well as those who wish to learn more about specific areas of paediatric sleep medicine. 

Paediatricians, sleep medicine clinicians, sleep scientists and technicians, clinical nurses, fellows, junior doctors and students involved in the management of paediatric sleep will all get something out of the presentations on offer. Sessions will be presented by experts in this field, with speakers from both local and overseas. 

Join the course in person at Queensland Children’s Hospital or online via Zoom. You will need to register via this page and not with your Sleep DownUnder registration.

In-person registration for this short course is free for ASA members and non members. 

Virtual registration
for this course is AUD$150 for ASA and ANZSSA members and AUD$75 for ASA students. If you are an ANZSSA member, please contact ASA for your member discount. Non members registration fee AUD$250.

To register, login with your ASA member details or ASA website account. Non-members will need to create an account on this website in order to register if they don't already have one.

Registrations close at 11pm AEDT on Thursday 3 November and you won't be able to register after that. 

08:15       Welcome and introduction
08:30      Paediatric OSA – an update on the evidence - Gillian Nixon
09:00      The latest in surgical aspects of sleep disordered breathing in children - Leon Kitpornchai
09:30      Paediatric dental sleep medicine – an evolving role for dentists - Mihiri Silva Murdoch

10:00     Morning Tea 

10:30 Paediatric sleep scoring and diagnostic tools – where have we got to in 2022? - Andrew Collaro
11:00 Medication in paediatric sleep medicine – have we got anything new? - Paul Gringras (pre-recorded virtual)
11:30 Sleep in special populations - new advances - Honey Heussler

12:00     Lunch

13:00   Infant sleep: year in review - Stef Louey
13:30 Restless sleep in children – RLS, Parasomnias, behavioural insomnia - Lourdes Del Rosso (Virtual)
14:00 Circadian rhythm disorders in adolescents - Kurt Lushington (Virtual)
14:30 Narcolepsy and hypersomnolence refresher - Arthur Teng

15:00    Afternoon Tea 

15:30 ERS Statement on Pediatric Long-Term Non-invasive Respiratory Support - Brigitte Faroux (Virtual)
16:30 Closing session

Sponsor enquiries about this short course should be directed to: Faiz Shariff

To access speaker bio's click here 

11/6/2022 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
E. Australia Standard Time
Queensland Children's Hospital 501 Stanley Street SOUTH BRISBANE, QLD 4101 AUSTRALIA
Registration is closed.
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