This course will focus on brain measures of sleep in the setting of noisy sleep environments. The purpose is to better appreciate the biological drivers of noise perception during sleep. This is the second in a series of 4 webinars in the 2014 Noise Induced Hearing Loss Seminar Series on AudiologyOnline, and features leading expert Jeffrey M. Ellenbogen, M.D. discussing noise and sleep.
Course created on July 23, 2014
- As a result of this Continuing Education Activity, participants will be able to explain the difference between different stages of sleep
- As a result of this Continuing Education Activity, participants will be able to describe how different noises effect sleep during these stages
- As a result of this Continuing Education Activity, participants will be able to describe arousal thresholds for different types of noises (i.e., what sound levels of common sounds wake people up)
|5-10 Minutes||Background on sleep|
|10-15 Minutes||Background on noise perception during sleep|
|15-20 Minutes||Traditional noise control engineering|
|20-25 Minutes||Neuroscience based noise control engineering|
|25-55 Minutes||Biological drivers of stable sleep|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Jeffrey M. Ellenbogen, MD
Jeffrey M. Ellenbogen, MMSc, MD is director of The Sleeping Brain Lab, and assistant professor of neurology at Johns Hopkins University. He is a physician with board certification in neurology and sleep medicine.
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