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National Sleep Foundation Statement: Adolescent Sleep Time Evaluation


Anna Beaty


National Sleep Foundation Statement

Adolescent Sleep Time Evaluation


WASHINGTON, D.C. (August 26, 2014) – On August 25, 2014, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) issued a policy statement on school start times and insufficient sleep among American adolescents.  The National Sleep Foundation (NSF) commends the AAP report.

2014 Sleep Health & Safety Conference to Convene Leaders in Sleep Health, Safety & Fatigue Management

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                          
Contact: Laura O’Dea
National Sleep Foundation
Phone: 571­388­5642


2014 Sleep Health & Safety Conference to Convene Leaders in Sleep Health, Safety & Fatigue Management

 Annual Conference will be Held on November 7 th in Washington, DC


National Sleep Foundation 2013 International Bedroom Poll First to Explore Sleep Differences among Six Countries


National Sleep Foundation Position Statement: Insomnia Treatment


Anna Beaty

The following statements reflect the National Sleep Foundation’s position on treatment of insomnia.

National Sleep Foundation Statement on FDA Approval of Suvorexant

WASHINGTON, D.C.  (August 13, 2014) – On August 13, 2014, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), approved Merck’s new prescription sleep aid, suvorexant (brand name Belsomra).  

The following statement may be attributed to the National Sleep Foundation (NSF):

National Sleep Foundation Call for Health Policy Fellow

Application Deadline: November 3, 2014

Application Decision Notification: December 5, 2014

Section I. Description

The National Sleep Foundation (NSF) is accepting applications for a Health Policy Fellow to help advance NSF’s sleep health public policy agenda.  The selected individual will develop relationships with government officials, research sleep health public policy issues, and advance advocacy initiatives.

National Sleep Foundation Call for Education Fellow

Application Deadline:  August 15, 2014

Application Decision Notification:  September 5, 2014

Section I. Description

National Sleep Foundation Request For Applications: Research Project & Grant

National Sleep Foundation

Request for Applications

Deadline: September 30, 2014 



Participating Organization

National Sleep Foundation

CEA and National Sleep Foundation to Collaborate on Next Generation Sleep Technology Standards


National Sleep Foundation Unveils Journal of the National Sleep Foundation: Sleep Health


Global Multidisciplinary Journal to Focus on the Benefits of Sleep  



For more information, please contact: Inne Barber,

May 14, 2014


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