Bio: Sally has been working in the field of Sleep Medicine for the last 20 years, being a Nurse Practitioner for almost five years. Based in Christchurch, with clinical work in Canterbury, West Coast and South Canterbury. Her field of interest and expertise is around Sleep Health and respiratory sleep disordered conditions, with a passion for home ventilation therapy management. The impact of sleep deprivation can be significant, with often simple measures making big improvement to wellness.
Her topics include:
• Sleep Health and impact for wellness
• All things positive airway pressure (home based – CPAP, APAP, Non-invasive ventilation)
• Sleep Health and long-term condition management
• Specific sleep disorders – sleep apnoea, obesity hypoventilation, restless legs syndrome, periodic limb movement