Clinical Year in Review: Health Disparities and Sleep

Clinical Year in Review: Health Disparities and Sleep


$47.20 USD


$59.00 USD

Provided by the American Thoracic Society
Release Date: November 23, 2022

Program Description

Core topics in health disparaties and sleep medicine are explored in this interactive module. Emerging leaders in the field present carefully-curated reviews of the current literature on critical, state-of-the-art topics and evolving concepts.  After completing this module, learners will better understand novel concepts in each specific domain that we hope will translate to improved patient care.

This product is part of Clinical Year in Review series presented at the 2022 ATS International Conference.

Grant Support: This educational module is supported by independent medical educational grants from AstraZeneca LP, Genentech, Inc, Merck & Co.

Target Audience

Clinicians (physicians, nurses, fellows, residents), researchers, administrators, and policymakers: anyone involved in the delivery of care and the science of patients with sleep disorders, and anyone with an interest in exploring health disparity topics.

Learning Objectives

After successfully completing this module, learners will be able to:

  • Discuss health disparities in pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine
  • Evaluate new findings about key conditions in pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine
  • Apply new strategies to manage common conditions in sleep medicine

Course summary

Available Credit:
0.75 Participation
0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

Credit Expires: December 05, 2023

Format: Interactive Module(s)
ATS International Conference CommitteeInternational Conference CommitteeVariousPlannerSee Planner Disclosure Summary:
ATS Education CommitteeEducation CommitteeVariousPlannerSee Planner Disclosure Summary:
Jose L. Gomez, MS, MD, ATSFAssociate Professor of MedicineYale UniversityChair: Clinical Year in Review SeriesNo relevant financial relationships to disclose
Rupal J. Shah, MD, MSCEAssistant Professor of Medicine University of California San Francisco, San FranciscoChair: Clinical Year in Review SeriesNo relevant financial relationships to disclose
Juliana C. Ferreira, MD, PhD, ATSFAssociate ProfessorUniversity of Sao PauloChair: Clinical Year in Review SeriesNo relevant financial relationships to disclose
Isaretta L.. Riley, MD, MPHAssistant Professor of MedicineDuke UniversityPresenter 1: Health Disparities No relevant financial relationships to disclose
Andrey Zinchuk, MD, MHSDirector of Advanced Apnea Management Program (AAMP);
Assistant Professor 
Yale UniversityPresenter 2: Sleep MedicineRestful robotics: Advisory Committee for non-promotional


The American Thoracic Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Type Credit/Points Credit Designation Statement
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ 0.75 The American Thoracic Society designates this Interactive Module(s) for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
ABIM MOC 0.75 Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 0.75 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.


It is the policy of the ATS to ensure independence, balance, objectivity, scientific rigor, and integrity in all of its continuing education activities. As an accredited CME provider, the ATS requires that its planners, reviewers and presenters comply with the ACCME Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education. The ATS also requires specific disclosure of relationships with companies and organizations associated with tobacco or cannabis and prohibits or limits participation of faculty in official ATS activities, including CME, if any tobacco industry relationship or some types of cannabis industry relationships are present. To see the most recent policies regarding potential conflicts of interest as well as the mechanisms to resolve such conflicts, press the COI Policy link below.

This educational activity may include discussion of unapproved uses of a drug, product, or device. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.


To earn credit for this course, follow these instructions:

  1. Launch and complete all modules by viewing every page in the module.
  2. After you complete the module(s), the post test will become available. You must pass the post these with a 75% score or better.
  3. Complete the Course Evaluation.
  4. Once you complete the modules, pass the post test and complete the evaluation, the system will grant you credit.
  5. To view your transcript and print your certificate, go to the My Account drop-down list. Then select Transcript.