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Sign up for this FDA workshop on medical devices for people with sleep-disordered breathing

National Sleep Awareness Month efforts

Patients and professionals alike are invited to weigh in on the rising tide of sleep technology designed to address sleep disordered breathing.

FDA sleep disordered breathing

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EVENT: “Study Design Considerations for Devices including Digital Health Technologies for Sleep Disordered Breathing in Adults”
DATE: Monday, April 16, 2018
TIME: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
COST: Free and open to the public; requires registration to attend (see below)
LOCATION: The FDA’s White Oak Campus (Silver Spring, Maryland)
SPEAKERS: American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) President Dr. Ilene Rosen and AASM President-Elect Dr. Douglas Kirsch
TOPIC: Designing clinical studies to evaluate devices (including digital health technologies) meant for diagnosing, tracking, or treating sleep-disordered breathing (SDB), i.e. obstructive sleep apnea.

From the AASM website: “Anyone interested in attending this public workshop must register by April 9, 2018, by 4 p.m. Eastern Time. Public comments related to this workshop can be submitted to the FDA by April 30. A link to the transcript of the workshop will be available after approximately 45 days.”

Note: The meeting will be webcast and the link will be available via the FDA after April 9, 2018. (Registration is not required to view the webcast).

REGISTER HERE

Sign up for this FDA workshop on medical devices for people with sleep-disordered breathing

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