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.

Join ISS

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

Meetings

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

Guidelines

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

Latest News

Latest Events

24th March 2023: ISS Annual Scientific Meeting & AGM

We are pleased to announce that the Irish Sleep Society annual scientific meeting and AGM will take place on Friday 24th March 2023, again at the Dublin Airport Carlton Hotel. As well as the usual updates on state of the art management of sleep breathing disorders, this year’s meeting will feature a session on the

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Walter McNicholas ERS lifetime achievement

We would like to congratulate our esteemed colleague and founder of the Irish Sleep Society, Prof Walter McNicholas, on his recent prestigious ERS lifetime achievement award in sleep disordered breathing. Click here for the full story

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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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ATS: 19-24 2023 May, San Francisco, CA

ATS: Annual conference will be held in Washington DC May 19-24 2023. Attend this exciting event for an update on the latest science and innovations in pulmonary, critical care and sleep medicine. ATS 2023 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.