Position Statement

Position Statement from the Canadian Thoracic Society, Canadian Sleep Society and the Canadian Society of Respiratory Therapists Philips Respironics Device Recall

(a)Najib T. Ayas, (b)Laree Fordyce, (c)Eleni Giannouli, (d)Marta Kaminska, (e)Sherri Lynne Katz, (f)Tetyana Kendzerska, (g)Joanna MacLean, (h)Carolyn McCoy, (i)Debra L. Morrison, (j)Sachin Pendharkar, (k)Robert Skomro, and (l)Candace Steward. (a) Chair of the Canadian Thoracic Society (CTS) Sleep Disordered Breathing Assembly and Secretary/Treasurer of the Canadian Sleep Society (CSS) Executive – Department of Medicine, University of…

New Postdoctoral Fellowship

Postdoctoral fellowship in multimodal neuroimaging of sleep disorders

The Sleep, Cognition and Neuroimaging Lab (SCNLab) is presently recruiting a Postdoctoral fellow interested in research on human sleep and sleep disturbances using multimodal neuroimaging (e.g., fMRI, EEG, diffusion tensor imaging, spectroscopy). Under the supervision of Dr. Thanh Dang-Vu, the fellow will be working on different projects, including a Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)-funded…

Awards - Apply now!

Awards – Apply now!

Dear Colleagues, The competitions for the CSS Roger Broughton Young Investigator Award and for the CSS Outstanding Trainee Achievement Award are now opened. The deadline for submission is July 19th, 2021. For more information, click here. Please share this information in your network.

Employment opportunity - Pediatric Sleep Lab Once Upon A Night

Senior research associate (coordination position)

Job title: Senior research associate (coordination position) Status: Full time 35h/week; one-year renewable contract Principal investigator: Marie-Hélène Pennestri, PhD Employer: Centre intégré universitaire de santé et de services sociaux du Nord-de-l’Île-de-Montréal (CIUSSS NÎM) Dr. Marie-Hélène Pennestri, psychologist, is looking for an experienced, motivated, independent, and detail-oriented full-time research associate. The research associate, in collaboration with…

Move for Sleep Challenge 2021

“Move for Sleep” Challenge 2021

The CSS/CSCN Trainee Task Force is pleased to report a successful first Move For Sleep Challenge 2021 event, as part of our initiative for World Sleep Day! Thank you all for your participation and generosity to help make this event a success! A total of 248 participants and 21 teams were able to raise $16,924.37.…

Move for Sleep Challenge

“Move for Sleep” challenge

World Sleep Day (WSD) is approaching! We are pleased to announce that we will be delegates of the WSD this year and that the registration for the Move for Sleep challenge is now open! Move for Sleep is a fundraising event brought to you by the Canadian Sleep Society (CSS) and the Canadian Sleep and…