On October 25, 2016, the Division of Sleep Medicine held its 15th Annual Sleep and Health Benefit Dinner in the Harvard Club of Boston on Commonwealth Avenue. The dinner was preceded by the Division of Sleep Medicine Annual Poster Session. The 2016 Farrell Prize in Sleep Medicine was awarded to Professor Joseph Takahashi, Loyd B. Sands Distinguished Chair in Neuroscience, Professor and Chair, Department of Neuroscience, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, UT Southwestern Medical Center.
Support for the 2016 Sleep and Health Benefit Dinner was generously provided by the following individuals and organizations:
- ResMed Corporation
- Charles A Czeisler, PhD, MD
- Michael Herf
- Robert J Thomas, MD
- Elda Arrigoni, Ph.D
- Radhika Basheer, PhD
- Matt T Bianchi, MD, PhD
- Patrick M Fuller, PhD
- Daniel J Gottlieb, MD, MPH
- Stuart F Quan, MD
Support in 2016 for the Harvard Medical School Division of Sleep Medicine Sleep Grand Rounds Program was generously provided by the following individuals and organizations:
- Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
- Regional Home Care
- Respironics, Inc., a Philips company
Support for the Sleep Matters Initiative of the Brigham and Women’s Hospital was generously provided by the following individuals and organizations:
- Mary Ann and Stanley Snider— Combined Jewish Philanthropies
- Simmons Bedding Company
For the past 19 years, support for the Harvard Medical School Training Program in Sleep, Circadian and Respiratory Neurobiology administered by the Brigham and Women’s Hospital has been provided by a training grant from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute.
We would like to express our deepest appreciation for the support of these individuals and organizations.