Online Program

Epidemiology of Sleep in Diverse Populations

Monday, November 4, 2013: 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Members attending this session will obtain information on the epidemiology of sleep and its correlates with health outcomes throughout the life cycle.
Session Objectives: Describe the social, developmental, and contextual correlates of sleep duration in adolescence and young adulthood. Describe the relationship of children’s TV behavior to sleep duration throughout early childhood. Discuss the relationship between shift work and obesity.
Lisa Libassi, RN, MN, MPH, CPH

Introductory Remarks
Television viewing, TV in the bedroom, and sleep duration throughout early childhood   
Elizabeth Cespedes, SM, Matthew Gillman, MD, MPH, Sheryl Rifas-Shiman, MPH, Susan Redline, MD, MPH and Elsie Taveras, MD, MPH
Traffic-related air pollution and sleep: Variations by gender and socioeconomic status   
Shona Fang, ScD, Joel Schwartz, PhD, May Yang, MPH, Donald Bliwise, PhD, Klar Yaggi, MD, MPH and Andre Araujo, PhD
Concluding Remarks

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Organized by: Epidemiology

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)

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