Navigation Links
Latest sleep research to be presented June 2 - 5 at annual meeting in Baltimore
Date:5/30/2013

DARIEN, IL Sleep clinicians and scientists from around the world will discuss current practices in sleep medicine and the latest findings in sleep research at SLEEP 2013, the 27th Annual Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies LLC (APSS), which will be held June 2-5 at the Baltimore Convention Center.

This year's program (available at http://www.sleepmeeting.org) includes symposia, clinical workshops and discussion groups on topics ranging from neuroscience and genetics to dreams, sleep deprivation and aging. Clinical sleep specialists also will discuss current practices in the diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders such as insomnia, narcolepsy and obstructive sleep apnea.

Among the highlights:

  • About 1,300 research abstracts will be presented, and press releases highlighting some of the intriguing research at SLEEP 2013 will be distributed prior to and during the meeting. Interviews with authors and expert spokespersons can be scheduled by request. For all SLEEP 2013 press releases, subscribe to the AASM RSS feed.

  • Updates and discussion on social media: Follow @aasmorg and @aasmpr on Twitter for live updates and use the official hashtag #SLEEP2013 to see what attendees are saying. "Like" the American Academy of Sleep Medicine on Facebook at Facebook.com/sleepmedicine for photos, videos and more.

  • During the plenary session on Monday, June 3, the keynote address, "Evolution of Insomnia: Patient to Population, Primary to Comorbid, Laboratory to Clinic and Pathophysiology to Therapeutics," will be presented by Thomas Roth, PhD, director of the Sleep Disorders and Research Center at Henry Ford Health System in Detroit.

  • Gary H. Gibbons, MD, director of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), will give a second keynote address, "NIH and Advances in Sleep Research: Past, Present and Future Opportunities."

  • The future of sleep medicine will be the topic of an invited lecture on Tuesday, June 4, by Nancy A. Collop, MD, past president of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and director of the Emory Sleep Center at Emory University in Atlanta.

  • Selected late-breaking abstracts will be presented during the afternoon of Wednesday, June 5.

  • Throughout the meeting about 115 exhibitors will showcase the latest products and services available in the field of sleep medicine.


'/>"/>

Contact: Lynn Celmer
lcelmer@aasmnet.org
630-737-9700
American Academy of Sleep Medicine
Source:Eurekalert

Related medicine news :

1. DrugRisks Announces Yaz Center With Latest Updates on Blood Clot Warnings and Settlements
2. Actos Lawsuits Move Forward, as Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports on Latest Status Conference in Federal Actos Bladder Cancer Litigation
3. DiscountFurnaceFilter.com Introduces the Latest Innovative Creation from Stadler Form, Albert the Dehumidifier
4. Maui'd Forever Clients Get To Preview Latest Activity Video For The Kauai Horseback Ride
5. iGym Fitness Introduces New Website To Keep Their Irvine Clients Informed About Their Latest Fitness Options
6. Reproductive Health Matters announces publication of its latest themed issue
7. Akaibu Announces Its Latest Expansion of the Akaibu Evolve Product Line
8. Atlanta Vision Clinic Acquires the Latest in Blade-Free Lasik Technology Bringing Dubai Patients the Intralase Method
9. Yves Pichon’s New Book Presents Latest Neurophysiological Discoveries
10. PilotFish Expand’s Healthcare Integration Capabilities with Support for the New Direct Protocol in Its Latest Product Release
11. Personal Injury Law Firm Releases Graphic with the Latest Information on Antidepressants and a Possible Risk of Birth Defects
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/25/2017)... ... June 25, 2017 , ... CareSet Labs released the ... New Orleans. This is a new, greatly improved version of the Doctor Referral teaming ... requests by Fred Trotter and subsequently called the the “Doctor Referral Dataset” as released ...
(Date:6/24/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2017 , ... ... Dental365 family. Located at 217 Portion Road in Lake Ronkonkoma, Dental365 offers patients ... and weekends so that visits to the dentist fit into their patients’ busy ...
(Date:6/23/2017)... ... June 23, 2017 , ... By scoring 100% for fiscal ... four-star rating from premier online charity evaluator, Charity Navigator, validating ANRF's work as a ... all charities reviewed by Charity Navigator and earns ANRF a spot on their “ ...
(Date:6/23/2017)... ... June 23, 2017 , ... Military Connection ... denied entry to the JFK Virgin Atlantic lounge. , Bensko is no stranger ... six years ago, Bensko dedicated her life to supporting our wounded veterans. A world-class ...
(Date:6/23/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... June 23, 2017 , ... ... Breast Cancer Conference from Sept. 18 to 20. , The two-day conference is ... subtype with the goal of improving patients’ lives and eliminating racial breast cancer-related ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/13/2017)... WARSAW, Ind. , June 13, 2017 Zimmer ... in musculoskeletal healthcare, today announced that the U.S. Food and ... Letter dated June 3, 2015 relating to its ... "The successful clearance of ... China manufacturing facility is a measure of the ...
(Date:6/9/2017)... INDIANAPOLIS , June 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ ... diabetes. In a further effort to help spread lessons ... this condition, the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) and Eli ... come together for the second phase of the Bringing ... (BRIDGES 2), reaffirming their commitment to helping people with ...
(Date:6/7/2017)... June 7, 2017  Novavax, Inc., (Nasdaq: NVAX ... Phase 2 trials of its RSV F protein recombinant nanoparticle ... age have been published in the journal Vaccine ... shared in prior scientific conferences). The Company previously announced ... Novavax is developing the RSV F Vaccine with the goal ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: