A discussion of the role of genes, brains and behaviour in sleep, body rhythms and psychology.
Topics addressed at this event will include:
Secrets of sleep;
sleep as the key to language learning;
acute insomnia in the 24/7 society - an integrative approach to assessment, diagnosis and treatment;
early to bed, early to rise, or not - it’s all in your genes.
The attendance fee is £5, or alternatively is covered by a British Science Festival weekly pass that costs £100. To register, use this online form or contact Kate Sinclair at or on +44 (0)20 7019 4947. Further details of the weekly pass option are available here.
Find out more about genetics in The Rough Guide to Genes and Cloning, coauthored by BioNews Contributing Editor Dr Jess Buxton (buy this book from Amazon UK or Amazon USA); and find out more about fertility/embryology regulation in Human Fertilisation and Embryology: Reproducing Regulation, coedited by BioNews Contributing Editor Dr Kirsty Horsey (buy this book from Amazon UK or Amazon USA).