1HDC03

TIME: 09:00 - 12:30
TITLE OF THE COURSE: SLEEP I
CREDIT: 2 CREDITS
1- COURSE IS RECOMMENDED FOR: RESIDENTS, SPECIALIST NEUROLOGISTS, ACADEMICS
2- COURSE OBJECTIVE:
Identifying and understanding the systems that ensure wakefulness and sleep, neural loops and neurotransmitters. Understanding the importance of circadian rhythm in the sleep-wake cycle. To discuss an
unknown issue: why we dream.
3- THE SUBJECTS THAT THE COURSE ATTENDEES WILL BE INFORMED AFTER THE COURSE?
Information will be provided on the systems that ensure wakefulness and sleep, neural loops and neurotransmitters, the function of circadian rhythm, dreaming mechanism.
4- EXPECTATIONS FROM THE ATTENDEES: ATTENDING AS A LISTENER, SHARING EXPERIENCES, ACTIVE PARTICIPATION IN DISCUSSIONS
5- 5-COURSE PROGRAM

Chair of the Session:
Murat Aksu (Acıbadem University Faculty of Medicine, Dept. Of Neurology)

Speakers and Topics:
• Systems forming the wakefulness, neural loops and neurotransmitters
Deniz Tuncel
(Kahramanmaraş Sütçü İmam University Faculty of Medicine, Dept. of Neurology)
• NREM and REM Sleep Forming Systems, Neural Loops and Neurotransmitters
Sevda İsmailoğulları
(Erciyes University Faculty of Medicine, Dept. Of Neurology)

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break

Speakers and Topics:
• Circadian regulation of sleep and wakefulness and interaction with homeostatic system
Murat Aksu
(Acıbadem University Faculty of Medicine, Dept. Of Neurology)
• Dreams
Barış Baklan
(Dokuz Eylül University Faculty of Medicine, Dept. Of Neurology)Neurology)