Brazil 2024: Neurophysiology Center at Hospital Moinhos de Vento | Hospital Moinhos de Vento

Delegate: Neurophysiology Center at Hospital Moinhos de Vento

Affiliation: Hospital Moinhos de Vento

Short Bio: Founded in 1927, Hospital Moinhos de Vento aims to care for people. It is recognized for excellence in assistance, research and education. For 96 years, it has been redefining health in Brazil by dedicating itself to excellent medicine and humanized care, being the second hospital in the country accredited by the Joint Commission International (JCI), since 2002. It continually invests in the best medical care practices and technologies aligned with the most advanced centers in the world.

Activity: The Hospital will carry out two activities related to World Sleep Day. On 03/12/2024 we will be holding the Grand Round, a one-hour medical management event with an international guest, Dr. Ana Krieger, it will be a 1-hour, hybrid event, from 12:15 pm to 1:15 pm at the Moinhos Auditorium. And on 03/13/2024 at 7pm, an event will be held to celebrate World Sleep Day, promoted by the Sleep Laboratory of Hospital Moinhos de Vento, highlighting the CPAP Clinic as the protagonist. The meeting aims to inform the lay public about Obstructive Sleep Apnea, a highly prevalent disease with a series of potential consequences, some of them life-threatening; address aspects of the main treatment, which is CPAP, and provide opportunities for an exchange of experiences betwe…

Location: Hospital Moinhos de Vento, Porto Alegre, RS

Date of Activity: 03/12/2024 and 03/13/2024

Submitted by: Luiza Macedo