Technologist Service Award

New this year, we are pleased to introduce the CSS Technologist Service Award. Each year the CSS recognizes an individual technologist member in good standing for their professional excellence, service and commitment to the Society. This award honours and recognizes a CSS member who has made significant contributions to the growth and development of the…

Student Abstract Competition

The 2016 competition for the Best Abstract by a CSS Trainee is now open. New this year, we are pleased to introduce the CSS Technologist Service Award (details below). Each year the CSS holds a competition for CSS student members for the best abstract submitted (to either SLEEP in the U.S., or CSS when conferences…

2014 Annual Report

The 2014 CSS Annual Corportate Report is now available for download In this report you will find a Letter from the President, profiles on the Board of Directors, spotlights on CSS activities (e.g., published guidelines, insomnia rounds, patient information brochures, website renovations, sleep disorders center listings), reports for the technologist, student and dental members, updates…

Sleep Deprivation and Intervention

Further studies have recently investigated the prevalence of sleep deprivation among youth, as well as the usefulness of existing sleep interventions to address this issue. Matricciani, L., Olds, T., & Petkov, J. (2012). In search of lost sleep: secular trends in the sleep time of school-aged children and adolescents. Sleep Medicine Reviews, 16, 203-11. In…

CSS ANNUAL REPORT COVER 2015

2015 Annual Report

The 2015 CSS Annual Corporate Report is now available for download in ENGLISH and FRENCH. In this report you will find a Letter from the President, profiles on the Board of Directors, spotlights on CSS activities (e.g., strategic planning meeting, position paper, insomnia rounds, patient information brochures, website renovations), updates on activities of the special-interest…

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Good night fairy children’s book series

The Good Night Fairy children’s book series, will help make bedtime stories fun and informative for parents and children alike. Written in verse and beutifully illustrated, this delightful children’s book series aims to help children make bedtime and sleeping through the night a positive and empowering experience. The latest book in the series The Good…

Sleep in special pediatric populations

Recent research and reviews have also been completed to characterize the sleep, and prevalence of sleep disorders, among special pediatric populations. Tietze A.L., Blankenburg M., Hechler T., Michel E., Koh M., Schlüter B., Zernikow B.(2012). Sleep disturbances in children with multiple disabilities. Sleep Medicine Reviews, 16,117-127. Tietze and colleagues (2012), for example, provide a review…

Phillipson

2015 Distinguished Scientist

The Canadian Sleep Society is proud to announce the 2015 Distinguished Scientist Award Winner: Eliot A. Phillipson, OC, MD, FCAHS Sir John and Lady Eaton Professor of Medicine Emeritus University of Toronto We are excited that Dr. Phillipson will present at the 2015 Canadian Sleep Society Conference as one of our keynote presenters! From a Sleeping Dog…