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November 18, 2014
Sleep Research Society and Society for Research on Biological Rhythms Develop a Partnership
Under the leadership of the Section Head for Circadian Rhythms, Dr. Frank Scheer, an agreement has been reached between the Sleep Research Society (SRS) and Society for Research on Biological Rhythms (SRBR).
November 18, 2014
SRS Collaborates in Awake at the Wheel Public Campaign
The National Healthy Sleep Awareness Project has launched the 'Awake at the Wheel' public education campaign to raise awareness of the dangers of drowsy driving in order to reduce avoidable motor vehicle accidents and save lives.
November 18, 2014
SRS Government Analysis on 2014 Mid-Term Elections
Last week, Americans voted in the 2014 midterm election and delivered significant political changes for the 114th Congress, which will convene in January. Republicans expanded their majority in the House of Representatives and took control of the U.S. Senate. The shift in power will likely have implications for healthcare legislation and policy moving forward.
November 18, 2014
National Transportation Safety Board Hosts Drowsy Driving Forum
In late October, the National Transportation Safety Board of the Department of Transportation held a public forum on October 21st to discuss the problem of drowsy driving, its prevalence, and how it affects driving safety in noncommercial vehicles. Invited panelists discussed the risk factors associated with drowsy driving and considered various countermeasures to address drowsy driving and drowsy driving crashes.
November 18, 2014
New study links insomnia to fatalities
Approximately five million people die from injuries each year and fatal injuries contribute substantially to worldwide loss of life years. Being awake and alert are likely to be key factors to avoid unintentional fatal injuries.

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