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Seminars and Lectures: Sleep Grand Rounds

Sleep Grand Rounds: “Sleep-Circadian Rhythms and Aging: A Bidirectional Relationship?”

May 2, 2016 12:00 pm -  1:00 pm

Sleep Grand Rounds presentation by Phyllis Zee, MD, PhD, Benjamin and Virginia T. Boshes Professor of Neurology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Sleep Grand Rounds is a monthly research seminar, held throughout each academic year on Mondays at 12:00 PM in the Bornstein Amphitheater, 2nd Floor on the Pike in the Ambulatory Services Building, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 45 Francis Street.

Partners HealthCare System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Partners HealthCare System designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The primary audience for this program is researchers, clinicians and trainees with an interest in sleep and circadian rhythms and associated public health implications.
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Review age-related changes in sleep and circadian rhythms.
  • Discuss the relationship between age-related changes in sleep as risk for metabolic and neurocognitive disorders.
  • Review non-pharmacological approaches, including the potential of enhancing slow wave sleep for maintaining and improving cognitive health in older adults.

Please see the Sleep Grand Rounds main page for more information, including instructions for videoconferencing and guidelines for participation. Those viewing via videoconference are not eligible for CME credit.

Sleep Grand Rounds and Clinical Sleep Grand Rounds have received support in the form of an educational grant from the following companies: Jazz Pharmaceuticals and Phillips Respironics.

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