The Deutschen Gesellschaft für Schlafforschung und Schlafmedizin (DGSM) conference is the 29th annual conference of the German Society for Sleep Research and Sleep Medicine. This conference will be held virtually from the 28th to the 30th of October, 2021.
According to the program, the official language of the conference is German, but there will be a select few lectures that will be given in English. These have been specially marked in the program.
In addition to the standard conference, the DGSM has also compiled a Sleep Medicine Curriculum E-Learning Course to accompany the typical conference programming. According to their website, the aim of this is to meet the growing demand for more training resources in the sleep medicine space. The curriculum is intended to be a precursor for those who wish to seek a DGSM Somnology Certificate or brush up on their existing sleep medicine knowledge.
The course curriculum contains two types of content: theoretical and clinical-practical. There are five courses available for registration, and the registration fee for each is 175 Euros. Each of the courses is comprised of 10 45-minute units, and those who register will have a full calendar year to complete the course training. The courses are broken down as follows: