Sleep Medicine Section


Event dates for your diary:

Sleep and dreaming 23-Oct-18
Sleep and women 5-Feb-19
Chronic pain and long term conditions 15-May-19

About this section


To promote the understanding of sleep and its disorders thus promoting good health and best practice. The section through its meetings provides up to date information on sleep and sleep medicine to anyone who requires it.

Section members:

As sleep medicine is a multidisciplinary, cross-speciality area, its membership is broad and includes respiratory physicians, psychiatrists, neurologists, psychologists, physiologists, anaesthetists, GPs, etc. In fact, any academic or professional who has an interest in sleep.

Section council:

Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section council, led by the Section President.

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Sleep and dreaming
Sleep and dreaming

Tuesday 23 October 2018, Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street

This one day conference will include speakers from neurology, psychiatry, experts in functional imaging but also artists who explore sleep and dreams within society.

The current understanding of REM sleep and REM sleep disorders, novel insights within functional brain imaging, the treatment of depression using dream inducing psychedelic drugs and the impact of sleep and dreams in art and literature will be covered.

Day | Registration: 09:00 | Organised by: Sleep Medicine Section |
Region: London | Accreditation: CPD - Applied for Find out more Arrow Links

Chrono-nutrition: Circadian clocks, mealtimes and metabolic disorders
Chrono-nutrition: Circadian clocks, mealtimes and metabolic disorders

Monday 12 November 2018, Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street

This meeting provides a unique multidisciplinary opportunity to focus on the relationship between the human circadian system, physiological processes and nutrition as well as the impact of their integrative roles in the development of metabolic disorders.

Day | Registration: 09:00 | Organised by: Food & Health Forum, Sleep Medicine Section, Physiological Society |
Region: | Accreditation: 6 CPD Points Find out more Arrow Links

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Section Bibliography

For a list of what we have available via the library for this section, visit our bibliography page and then select the appropriate section link.