Sleep Medicine Conferences
October 2010




Monday, October 4


Richard Schwab, MD
"Sleep in the ICU"

Sleep Medicine Grand Rounds

October 7
7:00 a.m.
Austrian Auditorium


Emery N. Brown, MD, PhD
Professor of Health Sciences, Technology and Computational Neuroscience, MIT
Warren M. Zapol Professor of Anaesthesia, Harvard Medical School
"General Anesthesia and Five Altered States of Arousal"

James E. Eckinhoff Lecture

October 7


John Leteria
CEO, Neurocare, Inc.
"Financial Considerations of Sleep Center Management"

Sleep Medicine Grand Rounds

Wednesday, October 13
4:00 p.m.
140 John Morgan


Ying Hui-Fu, PhD, Associate Professor of Neurology, UCSF
"Genetic and Molecular Studies of Human Circadian and Sleep Variants"

Special Seminar: The Center for Sleep and Respiratory Neurobiology with the Mahoney Institute of Neurological Sciences Colloquium

Friday, October 15


Matheiu Wimmer, PhD
Leemburg S, Vyazoviskiy VV, Olcese U, Bassetti CL, Tononi G, Cirelli C. "Sleep homeostasis in the rat is preserved during chronic sleep restriction."  Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2010 Sept 7; 107 (36): 15939-44 

Journal Club

Monday, October 18


Miranda M. Lim, MD, PhD

Clinical Case Conference

October 21


Orfeu M. Buxton, PhD
Instructor in Medicine, Sleep Medicine Division, Harvard Medical School
"Causes and Cardiometabolic Consequences of Insufficient Sleep"

Sleep Division Conference

Friday, October 22


Eliot Friedman, MD
"Circadian Rhythm Disorders:
Part II"

Journal Club

Wednesday, October 27
Rm. 5206
Wood Bldg.


Carole Steinberg, DDS

CHOP Sleep Shorts

Friday, October 29


Bilgay Izci Balserak, PhD
"Pregnancy accounts for most of the gender difference in prevalence of familial RLS." 
Sleep Med. Mar 2010

Sleep Medicine Journal Club

Sleep Conferences are held 12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m. in Suite 201 at
3624 Market Street


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