Sleep Meeting

Joint IMC/EPoS workshop

2017.12.18 | Anne-Mette Pedersen

Date Wed 17 Jan
Time 11:00 15:00
Location IMC Meeting Room, Jens Chr. Skous Vej 4, Building 1483-312, 8000 Aarhus C
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This interdisciplinary meeting will host researchers from the Interacting Minds Center and EPoS, discussing ongoing and forthcoming work on the general topic of sleep. We will bring together perspectives from anthropology, philosophy, psychiatry and psychology to discuss issues ranging from sleep in hospital, to dreams and sleep treatments.


11.00 - 11.10 Introduction – Andreas Roesptorff

11.10 - 11.25 Bobby Zachariae: Internet-delivered cognitive-behavioral therapy for insomnia in women treated for breast cancer: a randomized controlled trial

11.25 - 11.40 Mette Terp Høybye: Negotiating a good night's sleep during hospital admission

11.40 - 11.55 Christine Parsons: Sleep in patients hospitalised for psychiatric disorders

11.55 - 12.10 Discussion


12.45 - 13.00 Melanie Rosen:  Dream practise: can lucid dreaming improve quality of life? 

13.00 - 13.15 Frida Bejder Klausen: The impact of the sleep environment on learning and memory functions in young adults

13.15 - 13.30 Ali Amidi: The Role of Circadian Rhythms in Cancer-Related Symptoms: A Prospective Controlled Chrono-Bio-Behavioral Observation Study

13.30 - 14.30 Discussion



This meeting is organised by IMC and EPoS (Enhed for psykoonkologi og Sundhedspsykologi)



Christine Parsons, Associate Professor, IMC and Dept. of Clinical Medicine