|The British Sleep Society is a registered British charity that aims to improve public health by promoting education and research into sleep and its disorders.|
The British Sleep Society consists of healthcare workers (medical, non-medical, nursing and technical) and scientists who have a particular interest in sleep and its disorders.
British Sleep Society Events
BSS TECHNOLOGIST'S MEETING
May 1-3 2000 York.
More information and application form.
THE ACTIGRAPHY USERS WORKSHOP will take place during the Technologist's meeting, May 3, 10.00 am.
12th ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING - 13 - 14 July 2000
University of Surrey, Guildford.
Contact- Neil Stanley, HPRU Medical Research Centre, Egerton Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7XP e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Abstracts deadline 19th May 2000.
Confirmed Speakers as of 14/04/00
|Prof. Peretz Lavie||The Enchanted World of Sleep.|
|Dr. Martin Moore-Ede||The 24 Hour Society|
|Prof. Josephine Arendt||The Melatonin Story.|
|Prof. Jim Horne||Asleep at the wheel.|
|Dr. Derk-Jan Dijk||Basic circadian and homeostatic control of sleep.|
|Prof. Ian Hindmarch||Daytime effects of night-time medicines|
UK Sleep Events
Royal Society of Medicine Forum on Sleep and its disorders
November 20 2000 - Sleep in the elderly.
December 7 2000 - Sleep and neurology - narcolepsy, respiratory disorders, epilepsy and coma (Joint meeting with Clinical Neurosciences Section).
February 19 2001 - Oral appliances in the treatment of snoring and sleep apnoea (Joint meeting with Odontology Section).
April 9 2001 - Occupational Health
June 2001 - Sleep and consciousness
November 19 2001 - Sleep and nursing
Forum Administrator: Sophie Blackham
Tel: 0171 290 3941. Fax: 0171 290 2989.
More RSM information on the WEB.
British Thoracic Society Summer Meeting
29-30 June 2000, Harrogate International Conference Centre
info 0171 831 88778 fax 0171 831 8766
Other dates of interest
6th World Congress of Sleep Apnea
12-15 March 2000, Sydney, Australia
Tel: +61 2 9252 3388, fax +61 2 9241 5282.
International Dream Cruise 2000, Florida Society of
25-29 May 2000, Sleep education sponsored by FSSP and Sleeptimes Internet Magazine.
For conference information, call 954/292-0602 and leave a message
15th Congress of the European Sleep Research Society
12-16 September 2000, Istanbul, Turkey
info: tel/fax (90) 212 632 96 96
Professor Peter Calverley (Liverpool)
Mr Martin King (Papworth)
Dr Sue Wilson (Bristol)
Prof C Espie (Glasgow)
Ms S de Lacy (London)
Dr J Shneerson (Papworth)
Mr N Stanley (Surrey)
Dr L Wiggs (Oxford)
For all information concerning the British Sleep Society e-mail Mr M King (Papworth)
British Sleep Society
PO Box 247
Huntingdon PE28 3UZ
Sleep links in the UK
The BSS is not responsible for the content of external internet sites.
The British Sleep Society's first decade.
The British Sleep Society is an English charity registered with the Charity Commission, number: 1009880.
Page updated 6 February 2000.
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