Virtual Emerging Concepts Course

The AADSM Virtual Emerging Concepts Course will consist of a variety of advanced-level topics trending in dental sleep medicine. Look for it in the AADSM Online Learning Center this fall!


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

Understanding HSAT
Jonathan Lown, MD

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

Becoming a DME Provider for PAP Therapy
Kevin Wallace, DMD

3-D Printing for Facial Prosthetics and PAP Mask Interfaces
Juan Garcia, MA, CCA

Using Hi-Res Pulse Ox
Michelle Cantwell, DMD

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

Registration Rates

Nonmembers: $450

Registration and more information coming soon!

Teaching Method

This course is an electronically mediated learning continuing education activity.

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.

Confirmation and Registration Disclaimer

Confirmation of registration will be sent via email.


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