This event is open to all faculty, trainees, and students at the University of Pittsburgh and other local universities who are interested in sleep and circadian research.  


3rd Annual Research Day

     November 9, 2017    

9:00 am - 6:00 pm

University Club | 123 University Place | Pittsburgh, PA

David J. Kupfer Lecture

Presented by:

Fred Turek, PhD

Charles E. and Emma H. Morrison Professor of Neurobiology

Northwestern University

Feinberg School of Medicine

Call for Abstracts.  The deadline for submitting an abstract for consideration for a Poster is

October 6, 2017.   Please download the Call for Abstracts and Abstract Submission Form.  It is important to follow the instructions and refer to the sample abstract included in the call for abstracts when preparing your submission form.  Please register for this event.

Registration.  Registration is required to attend this event.  Please click here to register.

Schedule of activities. The 2017 CSCS Research Day will feature a number of activities including the David J. Kupfer Lecture presented by Fred Turek, PhD; 2 symposia, one on circadian rhythm techniques and another on sleep and metabolism; a data blitz; and poster Session.  Research Day will close with an awards ceremony for top-ranked posters submitted by trainees.

Questions.  Please contact Linda Willrich at 412-246-6451 or via email at WillrichL@upmc.edu if you have any questions regarding this event.