Seminar Series: Saverio Stranges, Rebecca Rodrigues and Rea Alonzo

Date: February 12, 2021
Time:1:30 p.m. EST

"Sleep and Health across the lifespan: an epidemiological perspective"

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Rebecca Rodrigues, MSc,Research Project Coordinator
Rea Alonzo, MSc Candidate
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Western University

The seminar will provide an overview on the role of sleep in general wellbeing and chronic disease risk across the lifespan, including some of the methodological issues in sleep epidemiology research.

The presentation will be divided in 3 parts: introduction and overview on the sleep-health link (Dr. Stranges, first 10’); research findings from the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging (Rebecca Rodrigues); Sleep, social media and mental health among adolescents/youth (Rea Alonzo).

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