Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sleep but Were Afraid to Ask

with William C. Dement, MD, PhD, Stanford University School of Medicine Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Science, and Chief of the Stanford University Division of Sleep.

Widely regarded as “The Father of Sleep Medicine”, Dr Dement will review the importance of sleep and the consequences of sleep deprivation. Three major sleep disorders, insomnia, narcolepsy and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), will be discussed in depth, including best treatment practices. He will also share his personal challenges with insomnia!

 

When:
Thursday, May 26, 2011. 7:00 PM.
Approximate duration of 1.5 hour(s).
Where:
Stanford Blood Center 3373 Hillview Ave Palo Alto, CA 94304 (Map)
Audience:
Faculty/Staff
Alumni/Friends
General Public
Students
Members
Tags:
Lecture / Reading
Health / Wellness
Sponsor:
Stanford Blood Center
Contact:
650-725-2540
kvoneill@stanford.edu
Admission:

Free & open to the public.

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