Virtual Emerging Concepts Course

The AADSM Virtual Emerging Concepts Course is now available in the online learning center. This advanced-level course offers 15 ADA CERP CE credits on a variety of topics trending in dental sleep medicine.  

Purchase Course

Nonmembers: $400

Topics and speakers include:

TMD and Sleep Problems - Together, Always
Steve Carstensen, DDS

Creating Successful Relationships with Physicians
Michael Goldberg, DMD

Predictions of Oral Appliance Therapy Outcomes
Kate Sutherland, PhD

More than the Apnea-Hypopnea Index: An Integrated Approach to Obstructive Sleep Apnea 
Winfried Randerath, MD

Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Pregnancy
Judette Louis, MD, MPH

Gender Differences in Sleep: What You Always (Maybe) Wanted to Know
Michele L. Okun, PhD

Periodontal Inflammation and OSA
Maria Clotilde Carra, DDS, MSc, PhD

Durable Medical Equipment Companies
Kevin Wallace, DMD

Use of 3D Scanning and Printing Technologies in the Clinical Anaplastology Workflow
Juan Garcia, MA, CCA

Nocturnal Pulse Oximetry in OSA
Michelle Cantwell, DMD

REI or AHI? Understanding HSAT Terminology
Greg Essick, DDS, PhD

Teaching Method

This course is self-instructional continuing education activity, conducted through recorded lectures and supporting articles.

Continuing Education

The AADSM is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. The AADSM designates this activity for a total of 15.0 continuing education credit.

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Refunds will not be provided for any purchases made in the AADSM Online Learning Center.


The American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine (AADSM) does not endorse any products, devices or appliances. Therefore, the use, mention or depiction of any product, device, or appliance during an AADSM educational program shall not be interpreted as an endorsement, recommendation or preference by the AADSM. Any opinion expressed or communicated regarding any product, device or appliance during an AADSM educational program is solely the opinion of the individual(s) expressing or communicating that opinion, and not that of the AADSM.

The AADSM cautions participants about the potential risks of using limited knowledge when incorporating techniques and procedures into practice when they have not had supervised clinical experience or demonstrated competency.


For questions, contact Beverly Basit at