Sleep Health and Safety Chairmen
Dr. Larry Culpepper will chair the Health Care Professional Track and Dr. Charles Czeisler will chair the Public Health and Safety Track of the National Sleep Foundation’s Sleep Health & Safety 2011 will take place March 17-18 at the JW Marriott Hotel in downtown Washington, DC.
Charles A. Czeisler, Ph.D., M.D., F.R.C.P. is the Baldino Professor of Sleep Medicine, Director of the Division of Sleep Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Chief of the Division of Sleep Medicine in the Department of Medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. He is an Affiliate Faculty Member in the Neuroscience Program at Harvard Medical School and the Health Science and Technology Program at Harvard Medical School/Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Dr. Czeisler graduated magna cum laude with a degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from Harvard College, where he was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa in 1999. He received his Ph.D. in Neuro- and Bio-behavioral Sciences and his M.D. from Stanford University. He is a recipient of the Robert R.J. Hilker Award in Occupational Medicine (1991); Aschoff's Rule (2001); the E.H. Ahrens, Jr. Lecture Award from the Association for Patient Oriented Research (2002); the William C. Dement Academic Achievement Award from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (2002); the NIOSH Director's Award for Scientific Leadership in Occupational Safety