Annual Conference and AGM of the Sleep Apnoea Trust Association (for Members only)
At the John Radcliffe Hospital, Academic Centre, Oxford, OX3 9DU
SATAday 2017 will take place at the John Radcliffe Hospital Academic Centre, Oxford on 7th October 2017
Programme details and booking details will be published soon.
SATAday 2016 – 300 patients, partners and guests attend Britain’s biggest patient conference
On Saturday 15th October at the John Radcliffe Hospital Academic Centre, Oxford, 300 patients, partners and guests attended Britain’s biggest patient conference, and immersed themselves in a day devoted to the treatment of sleep apnoea.
Presentations from Professor Mary Morrell of Imperial College , London, Dr Annabel Nichol of the Oxford Sleep Unit, Dr Christopher Turnbull, St. Johns College , Oxford, Professor John Stradling from the OSA Alliance and Sam Backway from the Swindon Sleep Service, produced an intensely interesting morning session. In the afternoon, a BBC style Question Time session, produced searching questions for the panel of experts and several new ideas.
The manufacturers of CPAP equipment supported the event with stands and the Sleep Apnoea Trust wishes to thank, Drive DeVillbiss, Fisher & Paykel, Intus Healthcare, Philips Respironics and ResMed for exhibiting exciting and interesting new equipment on the day.
The Mask Corner, where patients could get complex CPAP and mask problems solved was fully booked and treated over 50 patients during the day.
Some of the comments received were as follows:
“The whole meeting exceeded all my expectations – really excellent”
“Many thanks for a great day”
“Very good and free parking facilities”
“Well organised and informative”
“Met some lovely people”
“My first conference and truly excellent – thank you and we will be back next year”
“Thank you for a wonderful and beneficial day”
“It was our first conference and was great”
“A big thank you”