Kindly hosted by the British Sleep Society
Saturday 10th October 2020
1 – 3 pm
Please join us for our inaugural ‘virtual’ SATAday patient meeting. This is a tremendous opportunity to hear some of the UK’s leading experts in obstructive sleep apnoea talk about issues close to the hearts of patients and staff alike. The excellent programme and discussions can be enjoyed from the comfort of your own home.
Registration is advance is essential, and will be available at the following site shortly.
Once registered, you are welcome to submit questions relevant to the topics under discussion in advance through email to [email protected] Alternatively you may submit them on the day through the live ‘Q&A’ function.
There is no charge, however you do need to be a registered member of SATA. To join up, follow this link: http://www.sleep-apnoea-trust.org/join-sata-purchase-medical-alert-card-non-membersor-medical-equipment-baggage-tag-members/
Introduction and welcome
Bill Johnston, Chairman of SATA
The challenge of COVID: on-going prevalence, spread, treatments and vaccination – Professor Brendan Cooper, University Hospital Birmingham, Consultant Clinical Scientist in Respiratory & Sleep Physiology, first President of the Academy for Healthcare Science
Martin Allen, University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust, Consultant Respiratory Physician and UK ‘Getting it right first time’ lead
How COVID impacts on sleep services and future models of care; considerations if hospital admission is required as a CPAP user –
Sonya Craig, University Hospital Aintree, Liverpool. Respiratory Consultant and Sleep Lead. British Thoracic Society Sleep Specialist Advisory Group Chair
Sophie West, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle. Respiratory Consultant and Sleep Lead. OSA Alliance co-chair. NICE SDB Committee member.
Annabel Nickol, Oxford University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. Respiratory Consultant and Sleep and Ventilation Lead. OSA Alliance co-chair. NICE SDB Committee member.
Research and Development in the world of obstructive sleep apnoea
Chris Turnbull, Specialist Registrar and Clinical Lecturer in Respiratory Medicine
Chaired by Professor Joerg Steier, Consultant Respiratory Physician at the Lane Fox Unit for weaning and non-invasive ventilation, St Thomas’ London. President of the British Sleep Society.
Panel including speakers Martin, Sophie, Annabel and Chris plus
Adrian Kendrick, Consultant Clinical Scientist, Sleep & NIV Service, University Hospitals Bristol & Weston NHS Trust, Bristol, Chris Rogers, Managing Secretary of the Sleep Apnoea Trust Association
AGM – Chaired by Bill Johnston