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
2021 Annual Meeting
is now open
Register Early
so we can get more
sponsors and vendors
interested in the LASM
In Person & Virtual Options
October 29th and 30th
In Person Option

Virtual Option

a One Time
Live Broadcast of the Meeting
using Zoom
Please Register Early
We are requiring a minimum of 35 registered attendees to book the hotel space. 

2021 Platinum Sponsors
2021 Meeting Speakers

Mark S. Aloia, PhD
Associate Professor 
Department of Medicine, 
Division of Pulmonary, 
Critical Care & Sleep Medicine

Byron Jamerson, RPSGT, CCSH
Sleep Educator at Nox Health

Supat Thammasitboon, MD
Board Certified in Sleep Medicine,
Critical Care Medicine, & 
Internal Medicine

Sean Thompson, RPSGT
Lecture Title: "Evaluating Patients
for Sleep Studies"

Jayme Matchinski
Attorney at Law

James Moreau Jr., DDS
Practice Areas in Sleep Medicine,
Dentistry, Orthodontics &
Dentofacial Orthopedics

Lecture Title: "CBCT Usage in Dental Sleep Medicine Work Flow: Standard of Care or Overkill?"

Lowery Thompson, MD
Board Certified in Neurology,
Internal Medicine, & Clinical Neurophysiology
Lecture Title: "CO2: Too High, Too Low
or Just Right"

James Connolly, MD
Board Certified in Sleep Medicine 
& Otolaryngology

Brian Gaden, BSRC, RRT, RPSGT

Kevin McLaughlin, MD
Board Certified in Otolaryngology

Lecture Title: "Artificial Intelligence, New Technologies & Sleep Lab Automation"

Mohammad Cheema, MD
Board Certified in Sleep Medicine
& Family Practice

April - July
Member Fee - $50
Non-Member Fee - $80

Regular Registration August - October
Member Fee - $75
Non-Member Fee - $105

Having Financial Hardship
request a Meeting Fee Waiver 


Philips Respironics
Lori Speyrer

Cadwell Laboratories
Doug Mitchell

Jazz Pharmaceuticals
Alison Mouton

Itamar Medical
David Ahr
Original Artwork by Jacob Lagasse, CPSGT
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