2014 Annual Meeting

International RLS Study Group Annual Meeting 2014

Location:  Minneapolis, Minnesota
Place: University of St Thomas
School of Law Room #235
1000 LaSalle Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55403
Date: Sunday, June 1, 2014

8:00-8:15 Welcome and Introduction. D. Garcia-Borreguero

8:15-10:15 Clinical significance of PLMS

PLMS and hearth function
PLMS outside of the RLS picture
Pharmacological challenge of PLMS
Genetics of PLMS

10:15-10:35 Coffee break

10:35-11:05 Debate: RLS and cardiovascular disease: Is RLS like OSA?

11:05-11:35 Wayne Hening Awards: 3 presentations

11:40-12:20 Debate: Should RLS treatment be started with a dopamine agonists with an intermediate half-life (pramipexole, ropinirole)?

12:30-1:00 Business Meeting


7PM: Dinner Minneapolis (place to be determined)

Attendance is open to any sleep professional who is interested in RLS.   The business meeting held after the annual meeting is open only to IRLSSG members.

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