April Sleep Research Symposium Hosted at Yale School of Nursing

March 31, 2015

Yale School of Nursing (YSN) will host the Sleep Research Symposium on Friday, April 24, 2015, from 8:30am - 2:30pm. The day will feature networking opportunities, poster presentations, roundtable discussions, and presentations by distinguished experts on sleep and psychiatry.

The Symposium will feature Susan Redline, MD, MPH, the Peter C. Farrell Professor of Sleep Medicine at Harvard Medical School. Redline is also Senior Physician in the Division of Sleep and Circadian Disorders in the Department of Medicine and Neurology at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Her Symposium presentation is titled, “The Role of PCORnet and Patient Powered Research in Sleep Medicine.”

In addition, Mary Carskadon, PhD, Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior at Brown University, will present her talk titled, “Sleeping, Drinking, and Mood in the First Semester.”

Symposium sponsors include the Yale Center for Sleep Disturbance in Acute and Chronic Conditions, YSN, and Yale School of Medicine’s section of pulmonary, critical care and sleep medicine.

CME’s will be provided for those that attend the Symposium. For more information on the event, please contact Frances Hackerman at frances.hackerman@yale.edu or 203-737-2420.

Directions to YSN and Yale’s West Campus may be found here.