Delegate: Mihaltan Florin
Affiliations: Romanian Society of Pneumology-sleep section
Short Bio: father of somnology in Romania | President of the somnology sections | Past president of the Romanian Society of Pneumology
Activity: organizer of the national competency in somnology | organiser of the national competency of ventilation
On 12-13 October 2020 Dr Mihaela Oros organised online the 6 th Romanian Pediatric Somnology Conference with a huge interest coming from al kind of specialists. In 1 week before starting this conference, on Facebook more than 86,000 people reached this promoted event. On this two days of sessions more than 2,900 people watched this presentations. We had a variety of exposures concerning: Indication of Polysomnography in children and adolescents. ERS statement, Initiation of CPAP: for which children, when and how, Normal human sleep across the life, The clinical spectrum of pediatrics insomnia, from infancy to adolescence, Assessment and management of insomnia in children, Dealing with sleep problems during exposure and home confinement due to the COVID-19 outbreak, etc. This conference had two important features: many specialties were implicated and also the presence of well-known international experts in pediatric somnology.
On 19 September 2020 another webinar was organized for the first time together with the “Groupe du Sommeil” and the “ Romanian Somnology Section of the Pneumology Society “ with more than 100 participants. Every presentation was a moment of experience exchange between French and Romanian experts on subjects like: orthodontic interventions in OSA, surveillance of CPAP in France, quality of sleep and interferences with COVID 19 pandemic evolution.
Location: Bucharest online
Date of Activity: 12-13 October the 6th Romanian conference of pediatric somnology ;19 september 2020 – Summer school of somnology;19.september webinar Romanian Society of Pneumology Groupe de sommeil
Submitted By: Florin Mihaltan