Saturday Program

The Saturday Program of the 2019 Sleep Expo will take place from 8:00am – 5:00pm on September 21, 2019. Saturday will feature the leading patient organizations and experts on the topics of the following:

  • Narcolepsy
  • Hypersomnia

Narcolepsy Program, 8:00am – 4:00pm

Wake Up Narcolepsy

Registration and coffee 08:00am – 08:45am
Welcome & introduction
Claire Crisp (Canada)
08:45am – 09:00am
Thriving as a young adult
Thomas Scammell (United States)
09:00am – 09:45am
Coffee break 09:45am – 10:05am
Current research
Yves Dauvilliers (France)
10:05am – 10:50am
Transitional care: The journey from childhood to adulthood
Brian Murray (Canada)
10:50am – 11:35am
Lunch break 11:35am – 12:35pm
Living with narcolepsy
Kelsey Biddle (Canada)
12:35pm – 12:50pm
Depression and management with narcolepsy
Indra Narang (Canada)
12:50pm – 1:35pm
The psychological impact of narcolepsy on the young
Shelly Weiss (Canada)
1:35pm – 2:05pm
Break 2:05pm – 2:35pm
Panel discussion
Claire Crisp (Canada), Thomas Scammell (United States), Yves Dauvilliers (France), Brian Murray (Canada), Kelsey Biddle (Canada), Indra Narang (Canada), Shelly Weiss (Canada)
2:35pm – 3:20pm


Hypersomnia Program, 9:00am – 5:00pm

This program is being developed by the Hypersomnia Foundation.

View the full Sunday agenda.