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Sleep and Stress, Past and Present

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Friday, December 7, 2018 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Kohn Centre, The Royal Society, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

 

A one-day interdisciplinary symposium in the Kohn Centre at the Royal Society, Sleep and Stress, Past and Present brings together expert scientists, medical practitioners, historians and literary critics to discuss the intersections between sleep and stress, both historically and in contemporary society. Prof Russell Foster (Head of the Sleep and Circadian Neuroscience Institute, University of Oxford) will give the keynote lecture.

Other speakers include: Prof Sally Shuttleworth (University of Oxford); Dr Tiffany Watts-Smith (QMUL); Dr Melissa Dickson (University of Birmingham); Prof Nick Franks (Imperial College London); Prof Clark Lawlor (Northumbria University); Prof Chris Fitzpatrick (University College Dublin); Prof Matthew Beaumont (University College London); Dr William Maclehose (University College London); and Prof Guy Goodwin (university of Oxford).

 

£30 delegate fee (£15 concessions) - please book here.

Sleep and Stress is being co-organised by the Royal Society and Diseases of Modern Life, University of Oxford

 

Contact name: 
Rachel Henning