2023 Annual Meeting Schedule

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Friday May 19, 2023

Time

General Session
Track A

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Welcome and Awards
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM A01: KEYNOTE: Ventilatory Burden and the Impact of Patient Choice on Adherence
 David M Rapoport, MD
10:00 AM - 10:30 AMEXHIBIT HALL BREAK
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM A02: Relying on Evidence or Experience to Guide Clinical Judgement
 Fernanda Almeida, DDS, PhD and Jonathan Parker, DDS
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM A03: Metrics of Sleep Apnea Severity: Beyond the Apnea-Hypoponea Index
 Allan Pack, MBChB, PhD
12:30 PM - 2:00 PMLUNCH & EXHIBIT HALL
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM A04: Oral Presentations
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM A05: Co-Morbid Insomnia and OSA
 Jennifer Martin, PhD, AASM President
4:00 PM - 4:30 PMEXHIBIT HALL BREAK
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM A06: Growth and Development as it Relates to DSM
 Mark Hans, DDS
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM President’s Reception  

 

 

Saturday May 20, 2023

Time

General Session
Track A

Clinical Findings

General Session
Track B

Clinical Practicalities

General Session
Track C

Track C sessions are geared toward team members and dentists new to DSM.
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM A07: Looking Ahead: Expanding the DSM Horizons
Ghizlane Aarab, DDS, PhD
 B01: Understanding Wearable Technology and Using Them for Calibrating Appliances
 Dennis Hwang, MD
 C01: Becoming a DSM Team Member Rockstar: Key Strategies for Success
Chris Takacs; Gina Pepitone-Mattiello, RDH; Briana Turlington; Emilee Kemper


During this session successful DSM team members are going to combine presentations, role-playing and discussion to provide attendees with key phrases, scripting ideas and workflow strategies that will be useful in the screening, consultation, delivery and follow-up processes.
 
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM A08: Sleep Endotyping
Danny Eckert, PhD
 B02: Strategies for Breaking Through with Primary Care Physicians
 Rubina Nguyen, DDS
10:00 AM - 10:30AMEXHIBIT HALL BREAK
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM A09: Ankyloglossia OSA and Malocclusion 
Sylvan Mintz, DDS, MSD
B03: I Wish I Knew Then, What I Know Now: Case-Based Discussions on Selecting Appropriate Appliances and  Fixing Mistakes
Thomas Gotsis, DDS
C02: Introduction to DSM
Aaron Glick, DDS and Karen Wuertz, DDS

Your DSM journey starts here! This 2-hour
introduction will inspire and prepare you
for the next step in oral appliance therapy education. 

 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM A10: The Growing Role of an Interdisciplinary Approach in the Diagnosis and Management of OSA and the Use of Combination Therapies
Jerald Simmons, MD
 B04: Oral Appliance Adherence and Long-Term Follow Up: What Shall We Do? What Data Should We Collect, When Should We Refer? What is the Future? 
 Jean-Francois Masse, DMD
12:30 PM - 2:00 PMLUNCH & EXHIBIT HALL
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM  A11: Diabetes, Congestive Heart Failure, and OSA: Understanding the Link to Save Lives
 Paul Nguyen, MD
 B05: Combination Therapy: CPAP and OAT
 Ron Prehn, DDS

Interactive session covering the ins and outs of combo therapy. 
 C03: Admin ABC's
 Jess Sabo, DDS


A successful DSM practice requires more
than just excellent clinical skills. Learn
administrative tips and tricks to streamline
workflows for maximum success.
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM  A12: Sleep Disordered Breathing and Pain
 Andres Pinto, DMD
 B06: DISE and the Role of the Dentist
 Luis Aneyba, DDS
 C04: Triaging Side Effect Complaints 
 Imran Patel, DMD
4:00 PM - 4:30 PMEXHIBIT HALL BREAK
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM  A13: Effectively Treating OSA Using a Personalized and Precision Medicine (PPM) Approach
 Oliver Vanderveken, MD, PhD
  B07: Dental Sleep Medicine Insights 

  Mouth-Taping for Improving OAT Success
  Vicki Cohn, DDS

  The Importance of Talking About Weight
  Paula Jacobs, RN
 C05: Addressing Financial Barriers with Patients 
 Erica Johannes, DDS
5:30 PM - 6:00 PMMembership Meeting
 
 

Sunday May 21, 2023

Time

General Session
Track A

General Session
Track B

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM A14: Pharmacologic Therapy of Residual Daytime Sleepiness in Patients with OSA
James Rowley, MD
AASM President-elect
 B08: Case-Based Standards for Practice: A 2022 Update 
 Kevin Postol, DDS
AADSM President-elect
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM A15: Sleep Bruxism
Gilles Lavigne, DMD, PhD
 B09: Sleepy After Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Differential Diagnosis and Management
Salma Patel, MD, MPH, FACP
10:00 AM - 10:30AMBREAK
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM A16: Central Sleep Apnea
M. Safwan Badr, MD
 B10Private Insurance and Medicare Q&A Panel
 Nancy Addy, DDS; Vicki Cohn, DDS; Scott Craig; Judith Roan, CGA; and Kloe Roberts, Noridian
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM A17: Ansa Cervicalis Stimulation and Other Neurostimulation Treatment Strategies for Sleep-Disordered Breathing
 David Kent, MD
 B11: Successfully Incorporating Telemedicine to Improve Workflows
 Megan Nye

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