Médecine du Sommeil Appliquée à la Gérontologie


Formation organisée par les Universités Paris Sud & Lyon 1





International Sleep Medicine Course (ISMC)

The International Sleep Medicine Course provides comprehensive training in all aspects of sleep medicine.

This course is accredited and organized by the BASS, the British Sleep Society (BSS) and the Dutch Society for Sleep-Wake Research (NSWO).


ISMC 2018: June 12-15, 2018, St-Michielgestel (Den Bosch), The Netherlands


ISMC 2017: October 23-26, 2017, Blankenberge, Belgium



Les formations sommeil

On this site, you find the education on sleep in France:





The BASS organizes regularly a four-day course on CBT-I, cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia in Dutch for psychologists.


2018 CGT-I online


Course for sleeptechnologists on poly(somno)graphy analysis

ESRD Somnologist Technologist Exam




Pôle Santé and the ULB organize a course in French that leads to "Certificat d'Université en traitements cognitivo-comportementaux de l'insomnie".

Go to the flyer or the website.



Education for psychologists

A course on 'Traitements cognitivo-comportementaux de l'insomnie' has been organized by the ULB, Université Libre de Bruxelles, in French in 2014-15.





Awards for researchers and clinicians 

The 'André Kahn Sleep Award' was founded in 2000 under a different name, i.e. the 'BASS Award'. This prize is a travel stipend of € 3500 awarded to the winner of the scientific contest organized during the Autumn meeting of the BASS.


The 'VAPA Sleep Apnea Research award' has been created in 2011 upon initiative of the 'Vereniging Apnea Patienten'.


Updated rules VAPA Sleep Apnea Research Award, September 2014


More information about the free communications.