The fastest growing neurological disorder in the world is Parkinson’s disease. REM behavior disorder ( RBD) is the strongest prodromal risk factor for PD and related conditions. A landmark study aims to stop this trend. The Parkinson’s Progression Markers Initiative (PPMI) was launched in 2010 by the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research toContinue reading REM Sleep Behavior Disorder Research
The Illinois Sleep Society is launching a new educational platform in 2021, using the popular interactive “Fellows Cases” format introduced during previous ISS meetings.Continue reading New Educational Platform Provides New Opportunities for Access and Networking
As a Rush Public Voices Fellow for The OpEd Project, Dr. Lastra has used her voice to spread awareness about Sleep Health.Continue reading Board Members in the News Spread Awareness About Sleep Health
Social Media can be a great source for education and networking, to advance common causes for the common good.Continue reading The Illinois Sleep Society is on Twitter!
Our six virtual case-based conferences are held on Fridays throughout 2021.Continue reading 2022 Schedule of Case-Based Conferences