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The 6th Annual Sleep & Circadian Science Research Day

Thursday, November 4, 2021

University Club, 123 University Place, Oakland

Call for Abstracts (closed)Registration

The David J. Kupfer Keynote Presentation

Kenneth P. Wright, Jr., PhD

College Professor of Distinction

Department of Integrative Physiology

Director, Sleep and Chronobiology Laboratory

University of Colorado, Boulder

Schedule of Activities

9:00am – 9:55 am
Lobby / Ballroom A

Registration and Continental Breakfast (posters should be set up during this time)

9:55 am – 10:00 am
Ballroom B  (2nd Floor)

Welcoming Remarks

Chair:

Adriane Soehner, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

10:00 am – 11:20 am
Ballroom B

Morning Symposium:

Sleep, Circadian Rhythms, and Mother-Infant Health

 

Chair:

Meredith Wallace, PhD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Biostatistics, and Statistics

 

Panelists:

Rachel Kolko, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Addressing sleep and circadian rhythms during the perinatal period to promote maternal and infant health

   

Marquis Hawkins, PhD
Assistant Professor of  Public Health

TBD

   

Lauren DePoy, PhD
Postdoctoral Scholar, Psychiatry

Gestational Circadian Rhythm Disruption Induces Sex-specific Substance Use-related Phenotypes in Mice

 

Discussant:

Janet M Catov, PhD, MS
Associate Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Epidemiology, and Clinical and Translational Sciences
Director, Health and Clinical Research, Magee-Womens Research Institute

11:20 am – 11:40am
Ballroom A / Lobby

Coffee & Tea Break

Exhibitor Session

11:40am – 12:40pm
Ballroom B

David J. Kupfer Keynote Lecture
The Impact of Circadian Misalignment on Health

Keynote

Lecturer:

Kenneth P. Wright, PhD
College Professor of Distinction
Department of Integrative Physiology
Director, Sleep and Chronobiology Laboratory
University of Colorado, Boulder

12:40pm – 1:40pm
Ballroom A 

Lunch  &  Exhibitor Session

1:40pm – 3:00 pm
Ballroom B

Afternoon Symposium :

Sleep and Performance in Operational Settings

 

Chair:

Kathryn Roecklein, PhD
Associate Professor of Psychology

   

Alice LaGoy
Graduate Student, Sports Medicine and Nutrition

Can’t afford to lose sleep: the operational relevance of sleep loss related decrements in sensorimotor function

   

Michelle Stepan, PhD
Postdoctoral Scholar, Psychiatry

Cognitive Deficits Caused by Sleep loss are Mitigated by Physical Exertion: Implications for Firefighters

   

Daniel Patterson, Ph.D., N.R.P.
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
James O. Page Professor of Emergency Healthcare Worker Safety

Sleep, fatigue, and safety among paramedics and other first responders

 

Discussant:

Daniel J. Buysse, MD
Professor of Psychiatry and Clinical and Translational Science

3:00 pm – 3:20 pm
Ballroom A/B

Coffee & Tea Break

Exhibitor Session

3:20 pm – 4:00pm
Ballroom B

Data Blitz

Chair:

Adam Bramoweth, PhD
Research Health Scientist & Staff Psychologist
VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System

4:00pm – 5:00pm
Ballroom  A

Poster Session/ Networking Reception

5:00pm – 5:15pm
Ballroom  A

Awards & Closing Remarks

Presenter:

Adriane Soehner, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry