13th Examination of the Certification in Sleep Medicine
The European Sleep Research Society (ESRS) Board is pleased to announce the 13th Examination of the Certification in Sleep Medicine.
Please find the requirements and basic credentials as well as information about the application process below.
Format, time and place
The next in Sleep Medicine will an hybrid (on-line and on-site) in September 2024 27th Congress European Sleep Research Society.
The examination will consist of two parts.
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Penzel et al. Sleep and – Revision. J. Sleep Research (2021) 30, https://doi.org/10.1111/jsr.13394. Table 2 in , . questions examination.
The 2nd edition of the ESRS Sleep Medicine Textbook (2021 edition!!!) is the main recommended reading for this examination. Additional readings may be provided in advance by the Examination Committee.
All interpretations in the practical part and some questions in the theoretical part will be based on the 2020 AASM Scoring Manual Version Version 2.6.
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* Submit a detailed CV with relevant education and employment history plus scanned copies of relevant qualifications, and meeting attendance certificates.
Be a current ESRS member at the time of their application and examination. (If you are not an ESRS member, please visit https://esrs.eu/register)
Pay the examination fee (payment will be made by using a credit card, PayPal or by bank transfer).
Other candidates that feel they may the eligibility criteria, please contact: email@example.com
E. Required documents
Please prepare the above-mentioned documents (marked with *) before starting the application. The documents can be uploaded as PDF-files or JPEG-files within the online application system. Any other file formats, . MS WORD-files will be automatically rejected by the online application system. The name of the PDF-file must include the name of the applicant and the content of the document. We recommend putting all documents in one pdf-file. The size of each uploaded file should not exceed 5 MB.
F. The Qualification
The successful candidate will have the ESRS qualification title of “” with one of the following specifications:
– Expert in Sleep Medicine
– Expert in Behavioural Sleep Medicine
– Sleep Scientist
– Physician Assistant
G. Examination Fee
- The on-line examination € 600.- EUR ( a non- 90.- EUR , on ).
- The on-site examination € 400.- EUR ( a non– 90.- EUR , on ).
H. Online Application
The online application will be open from December 01, 2023 – January 31, 2024.
I. Acceptance of your application
You will be notified regarding the acceptance of your application at latest by mid-March 2024.
L. Repeating or shifting the examination
All those who missed the examination in one or two parts of the examination, are allowed to repeat the failed part(s) of the examination at the next examination date, free of charge and without a renewed application. The repeaters are required to confirm their participation by email.
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M. On-line examination – examination ings
Please see the on-line exam rules and settings , which are part of the requirements.
N. On-site examination – examination rules and settings
Please see the on-site exam rules and settings, which are part of the requirements
O. Examination grant
The ESRS Board is pleased to announce a program of six grants related to the ESRS Examination in Sleep Medicine to support participants. Applications for this program will be accepted together with your application from December 01, 2023 – January 31, 2024. For grant requirements, please read this.
For any further questions, please contact our exam team: