wpe2.jpg (5500 bytes) 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

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: [email protected].
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
E-mail [email protected]

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.
E-mail: [email protected]

International Dream Cruise 2000, Florida Society of Sleep Professionals
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
E-mail: [email protected]
WEB: 15


Professor Peter Calverley (Liverpool)

Hon Secretary
Mr Martin King (Papworth)

Hon Treasurer
Dr Sue Wilson (Bristol)

Other members
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)

Mail address
British Sleep Society
PO Box 247
Huntingdon PE28 3UZ

Application Form

Sleep links in the UK

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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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