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North Carolina Academy of Sleep Medicine

 

2016 Meeting Information

Annual Meeting Date and Location:

Oct. 29th, 2016: 8:00am-5:00pm

at The William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
100 Friday Center Dr. Chapel Hill, NC 27599

Registration Fee: $120.00 with NCASM Membership

Yearly membership is now only $25.00

Credit Statement

NCASM plans to apply for CME, BRPT, and AARC credits

Hotel Accommodations:

NCASM has secured a conference rate at the following:

Courtyard by Marriott, 100 Marriott Way, Chapel Hill, NC 27517
(walking distance to the Friday Center)
Phone 919-883-0700
Room rate: $144.00 plus tax
Ask for the "NCASM Sleep Conference 2016) block

Hilton Garden Inn Durham Southpoint
(about a five minute drive from the Friday Center)
7007 Fayetteville Road, Durham, NC 27713
919-544-6000 
Room rate: $121.00 plus tax
Ask for the "NC Academy of Sleep Medicine" group block
Register online here

Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The School of Medicine of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and NCASM. The School of Medicine of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

ADA statement

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and NCASM are committed to equality of educational opportunity and does not discriminate against applicants, students, or employees on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran’s status, or sexual orientation.  If you require reasonable accommodations for a disability in order to participate fully in this continuing education activity, please call 252-561-7751 no later than Oct. 27th, 2015 or attach a note to your registration form.

Disclosure Statement

In accordance with the ACCME Criteria and Standards, everyone involved in planning or presenting this educational activity will be required to disclose any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests in the healthcare industry, and this information will be made available to participants at the start of the activity. In addition, speakers who incorporate information about off-label or investigational use of drugs or devices will be asked to disclose that information at the beginning of their presentation.

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NCASM is a proud supporter of the


 

If you are an RPSGT practicing Polysomnography in North Carolina, then you must register with the NC Medical Board by September 1st of each year.

 

Current list of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists with the

North Carolina Medical Board on the link below:


Click Here for List of Registered Polysomnography Technologists

 

Then click on drop down arrow under

"License Type" and select "Sleep Technologist," then click the green

"Submit Search." You do not need to enter any other field.  This will provide

you the complete list of people who have

listed with the NC Medical Board.)

If you are a REGISTERED POLYSOMNOGRAPHIC TECHNOLOGIST

RPSGT and do not see your name, then you must contact the

North Carolina Medical Board

 

For more information, please click the "PSG Practice Act" on the right.

 

Please note that we honor our veterans !  We have a VA Hospital in Durham, NC.

 
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Our Vision

Our VISION is to be the leader in advancing standards, and education of sleep medicine for the State of North Carolina.

 
Our Mission

To promote excellence in sleep medicine health care, education and research, advocate for recognition of sleep disorders and provide an exchange of sleep information to all sleep professionals in the State of North Carolina.