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Fundamentals of sleep medicine

Understand sleep disorders and their treatment
The University of Sydney has a rich history of excellence and achievement in the field of sleep medicine and has established itself as a leader in the delivery of professional development short courses.

Course overview

This week long course covers all aspects of sleep medicine and technology, including lectures and practical tutorial sessions on analysing sleep studies, CPAP workshops and NIV case studies. You will be taught about current practice in sleep science, as well as introduced to new and exciting advances for the future.

This course is an intensive introduction to the field of sleep medicine. It is essential for all those new to the field and recommended for those who would like to refresh their knowledge base.

It can be undertaken as a standalone course or as an introduction to the masters' degree and diploma courses in sleep medicine offered through the University of Sydney. 

In addition to full enrolment, registration for whole day attendance is possible. 

Presenters: A team of 18 lecturers and 12 tutors present in this course. Professor Colin Sullivan provides several lectures, and is present for the majority of the course.

This course has been granted 33 Continuing Education Credits (CEC's) by the Australasian Sleep Technologists Association (ASTA) which can be used by those with the RPSGT qualification. 

Key information  
Course fees Australian/New Zealand sleep technologists: $2200
Overseas applicants and sleep/allied professionals: $2600
Single day attendance: $500
Course structure

This five-day course is made up of lectures and tutorials that run from 8am - 5pm each day.

The 2020 programme will be similar to the 2018 programme (pdf, 815KB)

Course dates Please register you interest; due to the COVID-19 situation, the date is yet to be confirmed for 2020.
Location Camperdown campus
Registration If you wish to register your interest for this course and be placed on the waitlist, please complete the submission form here.