Why We Sleep and Why We Can’t
Emerging Therapies, New Perspectives

Imtiaz Ahmad, MD, MPH, FCCP

Learning Objectives:

    • Why we sleep?
      • Role of sleep in healthy lifestyle
    • Why we can’t sleep?
      • Major sleep disorder affecting sleep
      • Impact of treatment of sleep disorder
      • Screening and early diagnosis for sleep disorder
    • Why so sleepy?


October 17-20, 2019

South Seas Island Resort
5400 Plantation Road
Captiva Island, FL 33924

Medical Grand Rounds: “If You Can’t Breathe, Nothing Else Matters: Myths and Facts about Managing Patients with Respiratory Failure”

Imtiaz Ahmad, MD, MPH, FCCP

Medical Director of Allergy Sleep & Lung Care, 21st Century Oncology

Monday, March 18th, 2019 6:00-7:00 PM

Gulf Coast Medical Center • Community Room

Target Audience: Physicians and Advanced Providers

Learning objectives: Pneumonia, asthma, and COPD are common etiologic factors for respiratory failure. Explain pathophysiology and critical management issues in both inpatient and outpatient setting.

Discuss myths and facts surrounding the length of stay, re-admission, and quality of life of patients with respiratory failure.

RSVP to Dinner and CME: CME@leehealth.org


Lee Health is accredited by the Florida Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  Lee Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Lee Health is an approved provider of continuing Nursing Education (FBN2151). Lee Health has applied for 1 contact hour for this lecture.