Network of Asia-Pacific Sleep Specialists

Network of Asia-Pacific Sleep Specialists

2013 NAPSS Cebu “Sleep Care Matters” Conference

Registration has been extended to August 31, 2013! 

Please join the NAPSS  Team on September 28 and 29, 2013

in Cebu City for the “Sleep Care Matters” conference

in the “second oldest city” of the Philippines!

This NAPSS Cebu Attendee Announcement_rev080413_Page_1_webhas been approved by:

The American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC) for 10 CRCE hours, and The Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists for 10.0 CEC’s hours.

This first Philippines  NAPSS meeting will be held at the Radisson Blu Hotel. Wikipedia describes Cebu City as “one of the most developed provinces in the Philippines, with Cebu City as the main center of commerce and trade in the Visayas.”

Date:      September 28 and 29, 2013

Time:      8:00 am-4:30 pm & 8:00 am-1:30 pm

Place:     Radisson Blu Hotel, Serging Osmena Blvd. cor Juan Luna Avenue, Cebu City, Cebu 6000 Philippines

The preliminary program:

Saturday, September 28, 2013

0730 – 0815 Registration, Vendor Exhibits
0815 – 0830 Welcome & Announcements, Introduction to NAPSS
0830 – 0930 Sleep and the General Practitioner – Alon Avidan, MD, MPH
0930 – 1030 Parasomnias – Alon Avidan, MD, MPH
1030 – 1100 Great Breaks – Exhibitor Display
1100 – 1145 Sleep & Cardiovascular Disease
1145 – 1245 Lunch   Exhibitor Display
1245 – 1345 Scoring Wake & Sleep – Glenn Roldan, RPSGT, RST
1345 – 1430 Insomnia & Cognitive Behavioral Therapy  Ely Hibionada, M.D., RPSGT
1430 – 1500 Great Breaks – Exhibitor Display
1500 – 1600 Clinical Guidelines to Manual PAP Titrations – Glenn Roldan, RPSGT, RST
1600 – 1630 Home Sleep Testing – Brett McClaren, MSc (Sleep), Postgrad DipEd, BMus, BSc
1630  – 1700 Board Certification  – Glenn Roldan, RPSGT, RST

Sunday, September 29, 2013

0830 – 0915 PAP Compliance:  How to Maintain Patient Compliance  – Carol Yoshimura, RRT, RPSGT, RST
0915 – 1000 Sleep in Women  – Sonia Lee-Gushi, RPSGT/CRT
1000 – 1015 Great Breaks – Exhibitor Displays
1015 – 1100 Scoring Jeopardy – NAPSS
1100 – 1130 Fact or Artifact? – NAPSS
1130 – 1230 Lunch
1230 – 1315 Complex Sleep Apnea – Brett McClaren, MSc (Sleep), Postgrad DipEd, BMus, BSc
1315 – 1330 Closing

Are you ready to register?  Click here to view the 2013 CEBU Conference ATTENDEE Registration Form.

Industry Sponsors

Are you an industry representative? Exhibitor space is limited, so please register to reserve a space.

NAPSS is honored to be supported by the following companies and industry representatives.  Please click on the logo to visit the company website:

EASMED is a leading distributor specialising in the fields of ENT and Sleep Medicine in South-East Asia.

Medicus Philippines Inc. is a medical company engaged in the business of providing a comprehensive range of services including: clinical laboratory, diagnostic and imaging services, out patient surgical operations, pharmaceutical products for wholesale, distribution and retail, medical clinic for general and occupational consultation, medical offices for lease and condo-clinics for sale.

ResMed is a leading developer, manufacturer, and marketer of products for the diagnosis and treatment of sleep-disordered breathing.

Sanofi is a global integrated healthcare leader focused on patients’ needs engaged in the research, development, manufacturing and marketing of innovative therapeutic solutions.

Click here to view the 2013 Cebu Conference EXHIBITOR Registration Form.

Exhibitors and Sponsors are also welcome to contact the committee as well!   Leave a comment below, or send email to:

View Photos

View photos of Cebu that will show you why Cebu City has been nominated as one of the 7 Wonders Cities of the World!  Visit:  Cebu the Wonder City!

Cebu is a modern city with lots of shopping!

We look forward to meeting you in Cebu City!

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