Sleep Programme

Draft copy updated 21 January 2020

Time Session
8:00am – 8:30am REGISTRATION
8:30am – 8:45am Welcome Address and Overview of the Program
Dr. Jeevanan Jahendran
8:45am – 9:10am Dentists Introduction to the World of Airway Disorders and Sleep Medicine
Dr. Manish Shah
Moderator: Dr. Jeevanan Jahendran
9:10am – 9:30am Basics of Sleep Medicine
Dr. Manish Shah
Moderator:Dr. Jeevanan Jahendran
9:30am – 9:50am Importance of Sleep Health in the 21st Century
Dr. Nur Hashima Bt Abd Rashid
Moderator: Dr. Mumtaj Nisah Bt Abd Rahim
9:50am – 10:00am QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS
10:00am – 10:30am COFFEE BREAK
10:30am – 11:15am Ordering A Sleep Study and Intepreting It
Dr. Ong Yi Woon, Dr. Manish Shah, Dr. Hafizah Zainuddin@Abdul Wahab
Moderator: Dr. Yap Yoke Yeow
11:15am – 12:00pm A Systematic Approach in Clinical Assessment of Sleep Disordered Patients
Dr. Jeevanan Jahendran, Dr. Yap Yoke Yeow, Dr. John Walker
Moderator: Dr. Manish Shah
12:00pm – 12:30pm Bringing State of the Art Technology Into Dentistry
Dr. John Walker
Moderator: Dr. Mumtaj Nisah Bt Abd Rahim
12:30pm – 1:00pm The All Important Tongue- What We Need to Know
Dr. Yue Weng Cheu
Moderator: Dr. Ong Yi Woon
1:00pm – 2:00pm LUNCH SYMPOSIUM : MYOBRACE (TBC)
COMBINED SESSION
2:00pm – 2:30pm Introduction to Sleep Medicine: A Dentist's Perspective
Dr. Manish Shah
Moderator:Assoc. Prof. Dr. Narinder Singh
2:30pm – 3:00pm Setting the Stage for Collaboration
Dr. Peter Catalano, Dr. John Walker,Assoc. Prof. Dr. Narinder Singh, Dr. Manish Shah
Moderator: Dr. Jeevanan Jahendran
3:00pm – 3:30pm Therapeutic Pathway for Orthodontic Intervention: A Phenotype-Based Approach
Prof. Dr. Su-Jung Kim
Moderator: Dr. Ong Yi Woon
3:30pm - 4:00pm COFFEE BREAK
4:00pm - 4:30pm Reading the Face and Neuromuscular Testing
Dr. John Walker, Dr. Manish Shah
Moderator: Dr. Nur Hashima Bt Abd Rashid
4:30pm - 5:00pm Myofunctional Therapy - How Does It Work?
Prof. Dr. Yu-Shu Huang
Moderator: Dr. Ong Yi Woon
5:00pm - 5:30pm Tongue-tie: To Release or Not to Release
Dr. Shereen Lim, Dr. Anura Michelle Manuel, Dr. Yue Weng Cheu, Prof. Dr. Baharuddin Abdullah
Moderator: Dr. Jeevanan Jahendran
5:30pm - 6:00pm Beyond Conventional CPAP and Sleep Surgery - What the Future Holds
Dr. John Walker, Dr. Manish Shah,Assoc. Prof. Dr. Narinder Singh, Dr. Yap Yoke Yeow
Dr. Peter Catalano
Time Session
8:00am - 8:30am Registration
8:30am - 9:15am Paediatric Sleep Related Breathing Disorders: Differences in Presentation, Diagnostic Criteria and The Need for Early Intervention
Dr. Mumtaj Nisah Bt Abd Rahim, Dr. Shereen Lim, Dr. Yue Weng Cheu, Dr. Hafizah Zainuddin@Abdul Wahab
Moderator: Dr. Nur Hashima Bt Abd Rashid
9:15am - 9:45am Assessment of A Child: Measurements and Imaging
Dr. Ong Yi Woon, Dr. John Walker
Moderator: Dr. Rama Krsna Rajandram
9:45am - 10:00am QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS
10:00am - 10:30am COFFEE BREAK
10:30am - 11:00am Phenotype Based Treatment Approach in Children
Prof. Dr. Su-Jung Kim
Moderator: Dr. Shereen Lim
11:00am - 11:45am Blocked Nose and Mouth Breathing in Kids: An ENT Approach
Dr. Jeevanan Jahendran
Moderator:Assoc. Prof. Dr. Narinder Singh
11:45am - 12:30pm Working with ENT and Paediatric Sleep Specialists : What You Need From Them
Dr. Anura Michelle Manuel, Dr. Hafizah Zainuddin@Abdul Wahab, Prof. Dr. Baharuddin Abdullah
Moderator:Assoc. Prof. Dr. Narinder Singh
12:30pm - 1:00pm Tongue-Ties: What to Look For and How to Manage
Dr. Shereen Lim
Moderator: Dr. Mumtaj Nisah Bt Abd Rahim
1:00pm - 2:00pm LUNCH SYMPOSIUM: MYOMUNCHEE
Dr. Yue Weng Cheu
Moderator: Dr. Firdaus Hanapiah
2:00pm - 2:45pm Limitations and Failures: What to Look Out For and How to Proceed
Dr. John Walker, Prof. Dr. Yu-Shu Huang, Dr. Rama Krsna Rajandram
Moderator: Dr. Yap Yoke Yeow
2:45pm - 3:15pm Craniofacial Modification for Post Adolescent Patients
Prof. Dr. Su-Jung Kim
Moderator: Dr. Jeevanan Jahendran
3:15pm - 3:30pm QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS
3:30pm - 4:00pm COFFEE BREAK
4:00pm - 4:30pm Myofunctional Therapy in Paediatric OSA: Does It Really Work?
Prof. Dr. Yu-Shu Huang
Moderator: Dr. Yap Yoke Yeow
4:30pm - 5:15pm Rapid Vs Semirapid Palatal Expansion in Children
Dr. John Walker, Dr. Shereen Lim, Dr. Kathiravan Purmal
Moderator: Dr. Ong Yi Woon
5:15pm - 6:00pm Airway and Posture - Putting the Puzzle Together
Dr. John Walker
Moderator: Dr. Jeevanan Jahendran
Time Session
8:00am - 8:30am REGISTRATION
8:30am - 9:15am Surgical Maxillary Expansion - Mechanisms of Expansion / Indications / Case Selection
Dr. Rama Krsna Rajandram
Moderator: Dr. Manish Shah
9:15am - 9:45am TBC
9:45am - 10:00am QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS
10:30am - 11:00am Mandibular Advancement Device - Its Role in OSA
Dr. Manish Shah
Moderator: Dr. Firdaus Hanapiah
11:00am - 11:45am Choosing the Right Device
Dr. Firdaus Hanapiah, Dr. Manish Shah, Dr. John Walker
Moderator: Dr. Ong Yi Woon
11:45am - 12:00pm Diet and Nutrition As Part of An Holistic Approach to Sleep Disordered Breathing
Dr. Manish Shah
Moderator: Dr. Kathiravan Purmal
12:00pm - 12:30pm MMA: Surgical Planning, Choosing the Correct Surgical Subtype and Post Surgical Treatment
Dr. Rama Krsna Rajandram
Moderator: Dr. Nur Hashima Bt Abd Rashid
12:30pm - 1:00pm Airway Orthodontics: What the Future Holds
Dr. John Walker
Moderator:Dr. Jeevanan Jahendran
1:00pm - 2:00pm LUNCH
Time Session
02:00pm - 06:00pm SomnoMed Workshop
Instructor: Dr Manish Shah
Workshop Outline and Learning Objectives

  • How to decide when, how and if sleep dentistry should become part of your practice.
  • How to screen a patient in less than 10 seconds for obstructive sleep disorders.
  • Communication techniques for case acceptance & managing expectations.
  • To recognize types and applications of SomnoMed devices for sleep disorders (Pros and Cons).
  • SomnoMed Dental Sleep Medicine marketing and growth strategies.
  • Getting the team on board – putting it all together for implementation success.
  • How to build an interdisciplinary relationship with the ENT Surgeon and the Sleep Physician.

Topics and exercises covered in Workshop

  • Screening for Obstructive Sleep Apnea in your Dental Practice.
  • Sleep Studies: Polysomnograms – In-Lab & Home Sleep Testing. Protocols & Guidelines.
  • Dental sleep examination & appointment workflows. Hands-on bite registration for OSA (Digital & Analog).
  • Insertion and adjustment of SomnoMed Device.
  • Physician Referrals: Building referral networks with the sleep community.

**This workshop is being run with the kind support from Ortho Tech.**

29 February 2020 Day 1
Time Session
1:30pm - 2:00pm Registration
2:00pm - 2:45pm Introduction to Common Orofacial Myofunctional Disorders (OFMD)
Dr Yue Weng Cheu
2:45pm - 3:30pm Orofacial Myofunctional Disorders (OFMD) and Sleep Disordered Breathing - Cause or Effect
Dr Ong Yi Woon
03:30pm - 04:00pm COFFEE BREAK
4:00pm - 4:45pm Long-term Consequences of Orofacial Myofunctional Disorders
Miss Alicia Chen
4:45pm - 5:00pm Discussion and End of Session
1st March 2020 Day 2
8:30am - 9:00am Registration
9:00am - 9:45am Orofacial Anatomy for Orofacial Myofunctional Disorders (OFMD)
Dr Ong Yi Woon
9:45am - 10:30am Diagnosis (Signs and Symptoms) of Orofacial Myofunctional Disorders (OFMD)
Dr Yue Weng Cheu
10:30am - 11:00am COFFEE BREAK
11:00am - 11:45am Goals of Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy in Sleep Disordered Breathing
Miss Alicia Chen
11:45am - 12:30pm Oro-myofacial functional Therapy Regimes Part I :
Establishing Patent Nasal Airway and Functional Breathing - Dr Ong Yi Woon,
OMFT as adjunct to Sleep Surgery - Miss Alicia Chen,
Eliminate Non-Nutritive Sucking - Dr Yue Weng Cheu
12:30pm - 1:15pm Oromyofunctional Therapy Regimes Part II :
Oral Reflex Integration - Miss Alicia Chen,
Oral Rest Posture - Dr Yue Weng Cheu,
Labial-Lingual-Pharyngeal Muscle Resistance Exercises - Dr Ong Yi Woon
1:15pm - 2:00pm LUNCH
2:00pm - 2:45pm Panel Discussion: Setting Up a Myofunctional Therapy Practice I (Paeds - From Assessement to Practice)
Dr Yue Weng Cheu, Dr Ong Yi Woon, Miss Alicia Chen
Moderator: Dr Nur Hashima Bt Abdul Rashid
2:45pm - 3:30pm Panel Discussion: Setting Up a Myofunctional Therapy Practice II (Adult: From Assessement to Practice)
Dr Yue Weng Cheu, Dr Ong Yi Woon, Miss Alicia Chen
Moderator: Dr Nur Hashima Bt Abdul Rashid
3:30pm - 4:15pm Panel Discussion: Setting Up a Myofunctional Therapy Practice III (Multidisciplinary Integration)
Dr Yue Weng Cheu, Dr Ong Yi Woon, Miss Alicia Chen
Moderator: Dr Jeevanan Jahendran
3:30pm - 4:15pm Panel Discussion: Awareness and Research in Malaysia: What the Future Holds
Dr Yue Weng Cheu, Dr Ong Yi Woon