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Only 110 spots available

Click Here to Register

To register, follow these steps:

1. Click the link

2. Enter your LSU login & password

3. Choose "Healthy Sleep 2019" from menu

Follow instructions.

A confirmation will be emailed to you.

Contact Information

LSU CME

504-568-2000

cme@lsuhsc.edu


 

LSU Wellness Krewe's

Self Care for Health Care Lecture Series

Healthy Sleep = Healthy Life

Thursday, January 10, 2019
LSU Student Learning Center, Lion’s Building 6th floor

Lecture 12:00-12:50 PM (CME credit offered)

Workshop 1:00-2:30 PM

Sign up for this lecture and optional workshop to learn strategies

to improve your sleep and health in 2019.

 

Sleep Seminar 2019 flyer FINAL

 


About the Course:

The goal of the LSUHSC Wellness Committee is to promote a healthy learning and working environment, building resiliency, and personal well-being among faculty, staff, residents, and students in LSUHSC School of Medicine and the Health Sciences Center. The workshop covers the importance of sleep, the effects on your health, and ways to improve sleeping habits. Space is limited to 110.

What you’ll learn:

At the conclusion of this activity, the learner should be better able to:

  • Understand importance of sleep in our life
  • How sleep affects our health
  • Consequences of poor sleep
  • Techniques on how to improve overall sleeping habits

 


Faculty

Mohammad H. Cheema, MD

Dr. Cheema is a Louisiana native, raised here in New Orleans who completed his undergraduate at LSU-S and further completing his residency at LSU-HSC in New Orleans. After completion of his residency Dr. Cheema moved to the "City of Brotherly Love" to become fellowship-trained in Sleep Medicine, which he completed at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

After completion of Fellowship and realizing the immense need for a Pediatric Sleep Specialist here in his own back yard, he moved back to "The Big Easy" and has established the first of its kind Sleep Center Of New Orleans (SCONO). Dr. Cheema is Board Certified in Family Medicine by American Board Of Family Medicine and currently practicing Pediatric/Adult Sleep Medicine in New Orleans Metro area. He is medical director at Sleep Center, New Orleans and Medical Director at Polysomnography Technology Program at Delgado Community College.

Course Planners

Lauren Davis, MD
Chair of the Wellness Committee
LSU School of Medicine
New Orleans, Louisiana

Karen Eigenbrod
Wellness Committee

Business Manager

LSU Wellness Krewe

The LSU Wellness Krewe's purpose is to promote a healthy learning and working environment, building resiliency, and personal well-being among faculty, staff, residents, and students in LSUHSC School of Medicine and the Health Sciences Center. 

The content within the wellness committee website offers information on well-being, stress, depression, alcohol use, suicide, mindfulness, PTSD, work-life balance and other resources that are helpful for our working community.  Take a look at the information, think about areas within your daily routines that may be beneficial to change, and consider implementing these strategies.

https://www.medschool.lsuhsc.edu/wellness/


Accreditation

The Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation

The Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans designates thish live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Disclosure

LSUSOMNO ensures balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its educational activities.  Faculty, planners or anyone in a position to control content are required to disclose to participants any financial relationships they may have had with commercial interests within the last 12 months, including in-kind donations.  A commercial interest is any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by or used on patients. Disclosure of financial relationships must be made during the planning stages of the activity, and all relationships thus disclosed are communicated to the audience prior to the activity.

Course presenters are required to disclose to the LSUHSC office of CME and to learners when they plan to discuss or demonstrate pharmaceuticals and/or medical devices that are not approved by the FDA and/or medical or surgical procedures that involve an unapproved or “off-label” use of an approved device or pharmaceutical.  To view the FDA policy on Disclosure of Off-Label product use, please visit the following web page:  http://www.fda.gov/RegulatoryInformation/Guidances/ucm125126.html.

LSU School of Medicine – New Orleans (LSUSOM-NO) is the provider of Continuing Medical Education credit for this activity.  The planning and presentation of all LSUSOM-NO activities ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor made during the planning stages of the activity, and all relationships thus disclosed are communicated to the audience prior to the activity.