Yale School of Medicine: Third Annual Sleep and Symptom Research Symposium

The Third Annual Sleep & Symptom Research Symposium will take place on April 28, 2017, at Yale School of Nursing on the West Campus.

Conference registration is free and is due by April 15.

The program will include a keynote speaker, research presentations, posters, and time for networking and discussion. Lunch will be served. This year’s keynote address is “Effects of Sleep and Circadian Disruption on Metabolism and Risk of Disease,” by Kenneth P. Wright, PhD, professor of integrative physiology at the University of Colorado Boulder.

For further information, please visit https://medicine.yale.edu/news/article.aspx?id=14575 or  contact frances.hackerman@yale.edu.

Research Seminar: Self-Management Strategies for Cancer Survivors

On April 25, 2017, Catherine Henshall, Ph.D., MA, MN, RN, of Oxford Brookes University in England, will present a research seminar entitled “Self-Management Strategies for Cancer Survivors: Who Does What and Why?”

Dr. Henshall is a Senior Nursing Research Fellow and holds a joint post between Oxford Brookes University, Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust, and OxINMAHR. Her clinical background is in oncology nursing, and her research interests focus around self-management and cancer survivorship.

The seminar will take place from 12:00pm – 1:00pm in Skinner Hall, Room 101.

We look forward to seeing you there.

More details on Dr. Henshall’s work can be viewed at http://www.brookes.ac.uk/nursing/about/staff/?wid=nursing%20staff%20directory&op=full&uid=p0079619

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