Louisiana Academy of Sleep Medicine

Mission Statement

To further the understanding of sleep and sleep disorders, 
to provide a forum for communication and education of sleep professionals,
 and to promulgate the highest standards for polysomnograpy and the clinical diagnosis and
 treatment of sleep disorders, for the people of Louisiana

2020 Annual Meeting
Due to Covid-19 concerns the 2020 Annual Meeting will be held online.

Planning is back underway.

The Board of Directors has decided to waive the fees for the 2020 Annual Meeting.

Join as a member now vote on the 
Bylaw changes
Bylaws Committee has reviewed the Bylaws and have sent recommendations to the Board of Directors for review. 
Final bylaws changes will be voted on by the general membership on this years election ballots.
Make sure you are an active member so that you can vote on the bylaw changes. Only active paid members will be able to vote.
Please contact us at askus1@lasmnet.org if you have any questions

Pre-recorded Webinar:

Preventing COVID-19 Transmission in Ambulatory Health Care Centers

This pre-recorded webinar will provide an overview of the spectrum of clinical presentations of coronavirus and specific suggestions for decreasing the risk of transmission in the ambulatory care setting.

The time codes for specific sections are provided for quick reference:

  • COVID-19 Symptoms and Spread (01:34)
  • How Ambulatory Care Centers Can Slow the Spread (12:32)
  • Managing Supplies During a Pandemic (34:25)
  • Respiratory Protection (38:40)
  • Other PPE (43:33)
  • Resources (46:55)

If you have any questions following the presentation, please email CorporateCommunications@jointcommission.org.


Watch the webinar

Telemedicine Webinar with Kathyrn Hansen
I am unable to upload the Powerpoint to the website for direct download.  If you wish to have a copy of the Telemedicine Powerpoint, please email me at askus1@lasmnet.org
Due to the Covid19 concerns, the Board of Directors has decided to continue planning the meeting in November.  The Board has decided to move the 2020 Annual Meeting out of New Orleans to Lafayette. We are working on doing a live stream of the annual meeting to secondary locations for those who are unable to travel to Lafayette. 
Contact Us

US Postal Mail 
P.O. Box 81573, Lafayette, LA 70598

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