An Update on the ESRS 2018 Congress in Basel

Published in ESRS Newsletter August 2018

 

With already 1’300 booked participants from 62 countries, we are looking forward to a high-qualitative and international congress. Currently, Switzerland, Portugal and the Netherlands are leading the list of countries of origin. Registration is still possible, and we encourage everyone to take advantage of this great opportunity for learning about the latest research results on sleep research and sleep medicine.

For 2018 there are five teaching courses planned, expanding your professional knowledge. All teaching courses can be booked via the online registration on the congress website: www.esrs-congress.eu

  • Teaching Course: Year in review – Sleep mechanisms and functions
  • Teaching Course: Year in review - Clinical
  • Teaching Course: Without sleep but during sleep – the dilemma of cardio-respiratory polygraphy. A practical scoring course.
  • Teaching course: Digital Sleep: Internet and Smartphone Application for Sleep
  • Teaching Course: Techniques in sleep research and medicine

The scientific programmes includes furthermore keynote lectures, symposia, round tables and case discussions as well as oral and poster presentations. The scientific programme can be found at the congress website www.esrs-congress.eu.

There will be lovely events, which allow global networking among a pleasant atmosphere.
It starts with the Networking Event on Tuesday, 25 September, in the evening at the congress centre. On Wednesday, 26 September the traditional soccer match will combine perfectly sport, fun and networking. The Networking Get-together on Thursday, 27 September, in the historical building of the “Alte Markthalle” will be the highlight: enjoy great food, music and a relaxed atmosphere. Don’t miss this unique occasion and book your ticket no at www.esrs-congress.eu.

Blacklane, the official ground transportation company will make sure that you arrive relaxed in the city of Basel. More information about the booking of your airport transfer can be found as well on the congress website (“organiser your attendance”).