The Irish Sleep Society

The Irish Sleep Society (ISS) is a professional organization for physicians, technologists, physiologists, nurses and other health care professionals who specialise in the diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders in Ireland.

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Membership to the society is open to all professionals who have sleep medicine as a major clinical and/or research interest.


The 18th Irish Sleep Society annual scientific meeting and AGM took place on April 1st 2022 at the Dublin Airport Carlton Hotel.


The first Guidelines for the Assessment and Management of Patients with Sleep Disorders were published by the society...

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ISS Annual General Meeting 2022

The 18th Irish Sleep Society annual scientific meeting and AGM took place on April 1st 2022 at the Dublin Airport Carlton hotel. The focus of this year’s meeting was on lessons to be drawn for sleep medicine from experiences during the Covid-19 pandemic, and on the role of Circadian function on health and disease. Prof

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ERS Respiratory Failure Conference Berlin, Germany

ERS Respiratory Failure and Mechanical Ventilation Conference: This event will take place in Berlin, Germany on 9–11 June 2022, it will offer cutting-edge scientific sessions and interactive educational content. ERS Respiratory Failure and Mechanical Ventilation Conference

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Sleep 2022: Charlotte, NC

Sleep 2022: SLEEP is the annual meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies, LLC (APSS), which is a joint venture of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) and the Sleep Research Society (SRS). It will take place on 4-8 June in Charlotte, NC. Sleep 2022

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ESRS: Athens, Greece

ESRS 2022 International Conference: The 26th Conference of the European Sleep Research Society will take place in Athens, Greece 27 – 30 September 2022 ESRS 2022 International Conference

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Featured Publication

Sleep Medicine Textbook

The second edition of the Sleep Medicine Textbook published by the ESRS in 2021, provides a state of the art, all-in-one educational material (15 sections, 92 chapters, 1,100 pages). Written by experts in the field, the Sleep Medicine Textbook comprises the knowledge-base for the ESRS examinations in sleep medicine. Members of the ISS can avail of the textbook for a discounted prize.