Special Interest Group 2021: Sleep Disorders and Circadian Rhythms

November 12, 2021

Description: In this session, experts in sleep and circadian science will present up-to-date advancements ranging from basic science to clinical practice.

Chair: Yo-El Ju, MD, Washington University in St. Louis 

Co-Chair: Lynn Marie Trotti, MD, Emory University

Objective(s):

  • Understand the mechanism of action of new narcolepsy treatments and recommended treatment strategies
  • Give examples of interaction of circadian rhythms and general disease
  • Recognize that genetic and sleep-related mechanisms interact to affect neurophysiology
  • Identify how different components of sleep contribute to memory and cognitive function

Presentations:

Recent Advances in Narcolepsy Treatments

Speaker:

Michael Thorpy, MD

Montefiore Medical Center

Global and Local Sleep Changes in Brain Oscillations After Stroke

Oral Presenter:

Hanyang Miao, MS

Washington University in St. Louis

New Insight Into REM Sleep Behavior Disorder Circuits in Living Human

Oral Presenter:

Maria Garcia Gomar, MD, PhD

Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School

Neurogenetic Mechanisms of Sleep and Circadian Rhythms

Speaker:

Amita Seghal, PhD

The University of Pennsylvania

Target Audience

ANA2021 Attendees

Activity summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The American Neurological Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The American Neurological Association designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 1.50 Participation
Activity opens: 
10/21/2021
Activity expires: 
12/31/2021
Event starts: 
11/12/2021 - 11:30am
Event ends: 
11/12/2021 - 1:00pm
Rating: 
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Please visit https://2021.myana.org/sig-series for details.

Available Credit

  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The American Neurological Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The American Neurological Association designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 1.50 Participation
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