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Friday, February 14, 2020
7:00 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast  
7:55 Introduction   
8:00 Overview of Sleep Richard J. Schwab, MD
8:30 Endotypes in OSA – Clinically Useful? Atul Malhotra, MD
9:00 Anatomic Perspectives on Pathogenesis Richard Schwab, MD
9:20 Whom Should You Fear?  Driving and OSA Kingman P. Strohl, MD
Keynote Address
9:40 Dx and Tx in OSA – Who, What, When? Allan I. Pack, MBChB, PhD
10:10 Coffee Break  
10:40 Is AHI the Right Metric to Follow in OSA? Andrew N. Goldberg, MD, MSCE
11:00 Cognitive Decline and OSA Allan I. Pack, MBChB, PhD
11:20 Making the Most Out of CPAP Samuel T. Kuna, MD
11:45 What is a CPAP “Failure”? David M. Claman, MD
12:00 PM Lunch (On Your Own)  
1:30 Lightning Rounds!  Moderator: Andrew N. Goldberg, MD, MSCE  
  -        Fixed CPAP vs. APAP Samuel T. Kuna, MD
  -        Cannabis… David M. Claman, MD
  -        O2 and Drugs for OSA Atul Malhotra, MD
  -        The Best EDS Medicine Kingman P. Strohl, MD
  -        Routine CO2 Measurement in PSG Richard J. Schwab, MD
Keynote Address
2:10 The Three Faces of Metabolic Syndrome Robert H. Lustig, MD, MSL
3:00 Coffee Break  
3:30 Cause and Effect - Obesity and OSA Michelle Guy, MD
3:50 When Should You Suspect Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome? David M. Claman, MD
4:10 Is Your Gut Microbiome Making You Gain Weight? Andrew N. Goldberg, MD, MSCE
4:30 Oral Appliances – You’re Not Using Them Enough! Jennifer Buchanan, DDS
5:00 PM Adjourn  
5:30pm – 7:00pm Red and White Party Wine Reception  
  Mingle with attendees, speakers, and their guests while tasting from a variety of different local wineries and enjoying samples of local California cuisine. Complimentary for conference registrants; guests welcome for an additional fee.  
Saturday, February 15, 2020
7:00-8:00 am Continental Breakfast  
7:00am-7:55am OPTIONAL BREAKOUT SESSIONS (complimentary with registration)
How to Manage a Sleep Practice in 2020 - Lessons Learned: What to Do with Home Sleep Studies?
Schwab/Malhotra/Claman/Strohl/Kuna
Techniques in OSA Surgery
Goldberg/Kezirian/Capasso/Nadaraja/Weaver/Chang/Dedhia/Odera
8:00 The Year in Review Allan I. Pack, MBChB, PhD
8:30 Clinical Trials in OSA – What We’ve Done, What We Need to Do Samuel T. Kuna, MD
8:50 Apps and Wearables for Sleep and Snoring Robson Capasso, MD
9:05 The Nose in OSA – Soup to Nuts Edward M. Weaver, MD, MPH
9:25 OSA in Children: What’s New? Garani S. Nadaraja, MD
9:45 Physical Exam: What’s Really Important? Robson Capasso, MD
10:00 Coffee Break  
10:30 Drug-induced Sleep Endoscopy – When Does it Help Me? Eric J. Kezirian, MD, MPH
10:45 The Many Flavors of Palate Surgery – Which One is Best? Edward M. Weaver, MD, MPH
11:05 Lightning Rounds!  Moderator: Eric Kezirian, MD, MPH  
  -        The 5-minute Dental Exam for OSA Jennifer Buchanan, DDS
  -        My Best Palate Procedure for Snoring Jolie L. Chang, MD 
  -        Oral Appliances – Combination Therapy Jennifer Buchanan, DDS
  -        Positional Therapy Tips and Tricks Richard J. Schwab, MD
  -        Options for Pain in the Opioid Crisis Andrew N. Goldberg, MD, MSCE
11:40 Cardiovascular Outcomes in OSA Raj C. Dedhia, MD, MSCR
12:00 PM Lunch (On Your Own)  
1:30 Anesthetic Challenges in OSA Patients Philip Kurien, MD
1:50 Hypoglossal Nerve Stimulation – Patient Selection Kingman P. Strohl, MD
2:10 Hypoglossal Nerve Stimulation – Procedure and Outcomes Jolie L. Chang, MD
2:30 Panel: Hypoglossal Nerve Stimulation  Jolie L. Chang, MD
  Moderator:   Edward M. Weaver, MD, MPH Raj C. Dedhia, MD, MSCR
    Eric J. Kezirian, MD, MPH
    Richard J. Schwab, MD
    Kingman P. Strohl, MD
3:00 Coffee Break  
Keynote Address
3:15 Healthcare’s Digital Revolution: (Finally) A Time for Optimism Robert M. Wachter, MD
4:00 Hypopharyngeal Surgery – Choosing Wisely Eric J. Kezirian, MD, MPH
4:20 Who Should Get Surgery of the Facial Skeleton? -MMA and Expansion Sampeter Odera, DMD, MD
4:40 Panel: Cases That Keep You Up at Night Richard J. Schwab, MD
  Moderator: Kingman P. Strohl, MD Atul Malhotra, MD
    Samuel T. Kuna, MD
    Eric J. Kezirian, MD, MPH
    Andrew N. Goldberg, MD, MSCE
5:15 PM Course Adjourns