WESTCHESTER, Ill. – Recent studies have linked sleep loss and sleep disorders to health problems such as depression, obesity, diabetes, high blood pressure and stroke. The latest findings in sleep research will be presented and discussed by more than 5,000 scientists and sleep specialists when the SLEEP 2008 22nd Annual Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies convenes at the Baltimore Convention Center from June 9 to 12.
- Dates: Monday, June 9, to Thursday, June 12
- Location: Baltimore Convention Center, One West Pratt Street
- Attendees: More than 5,000 sleep scientists, sleep specialists, allied health professionals and students
- Scientific Program: More than 1,150 abstract presentations and 85 sessions
- Exhibit Hall: More than 150 exhibits from industry leaders in pharmaceuticals, medical equipment, publications and software
- Plenary Session: Monday, June 9, from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.
- Keynote Address: “Sleep, Dreaming and Consciousness – A New Paradigm” by Dr. J. Allan Hobson, professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School in Boston
- Press Releases: https://www.aasmnet.org/PressReleases.aspx
- SLEEP 2008 Blog: https://sleepmeeting.blogspot.com/
- Final Program: https://www.sleepmeeting.org/Program/Program.aspx
- Abstract Book: https://www.journalsleep.org/PDF/AbstractBook2008.pdf
- Media Guidelines: https://www.sleepmeeting.org/pdf/mediaguidelines.pdf
- Fact Sheets: https://www.aasmnet.org/FactSheets.aspx
- SLEEP 2008: www.sleepmeeting.org
- Exhibitor Listing: https://www.sleepmeeting.org/2008Exhibitors.aspx