Aging and sleep 2017

Du 29/06/2017 au 30/06/2017

Université catholique de Lyon - 10 Place des Archives, 69002 Lyon


Programme Scientifique

The meeting will feature an exciting program with a focus on prevention, innovative diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders in older adults.

Keynote lectures

• Stroke and Sleep Apnea
• Past Present and Future of Obstructive Sleep Apnea Research

Main topics

Geriatric sleep medicine covers a broad array of issues and IASRG will consider some of these topics at this meeting:

• Anesthesia and sleep in the elderly
• Obstructive sleep apnea management in older adults
• Obstructive sleep apnea related morbidity and mortality in older adults
• Central sleep apnea – A diagnostic and treatment challenge
• Chronic disease and sleep
• Chronobiology and aging
• CPAP treatment adherence in older adults
• Ethics in geriatric sleep medicine
• Frailty, disability, multiple morbidity and sleep disorders
• Geriatric syndromes and sleep apnea
• Intermittent hypoxia
• Insomnia in late life
• Hypersomnia
• Medical disorders and sleep in older adults
• Memory, dementia and sleep
• Molecular and neurobiological aspects of sleep
• Neurodegenerative disease and sleep in older adults
• Polypharmacy and sleep disorders in older adults
• Pulmonary disease and sleep
• Quality of life
• Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
• Acupuncture and sleep
• Research perspectives in geriatric sleep medicine
• Sleep in nursing home and long term care units

Topics listed above are subject to modifications. A more detailed meeting program will be announced later.