Course Modality - B-learning Advanced Training Course

The course will consist of on-line lectures and discussion webinars covering the following topics: physiological basis of sleep; sleep disorders in adults (insomnia, sleep-related breathing disorders, hypersomnias, circadian rhythm disorders, sleep-related movement disorders, parasomnias); sleep disorders in pediatric ages (insomnia, sleep –related breathing disorders, parasomnias, and sleep-related movement disorders); diagnostic procedures and technical aspects of sleep measurements.

Curricular Plan

The lectures in Sleep Training Course: Medical and Technical aspects of Sleep Medicine will be organized by theoretical and practical sessions. All theoretical sessions will be delivery in online format. For face-to-face practical sessions students will be arranged in two groups according to career category.

  • Opening Session
  • Physiological basis of sleep
  • Assessment of sleep disorders
  • Insomnia
  • Hypersomnias of central origin
  • Parasomnias
  • Sleep-relatead movement disorders
  • Sleep-related breathing disorders
  • Circadian rhythm sleep disorders
  • Sleep and Pharmacology
  • Sleep disorders in pediatric ages 
  • Practical sessions

Contactos

Direção do Instituto Ciências da Saúde

Dra. Débora Oliveira
E-mail:  saude.sede@ucp.pt
Tel: (+351) 21 721 41 47