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March 22 - 29, 2014

Event Details

Don't Be A Zombie - The Science of Sleep Deprivation
Date:
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - 9:00am to 12:00pmThursday, March 27, 2014 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location:
National Center for Primary Care, E. Ginger Sullivan Lobby/Louis W. Sullivan Auditorium, Morehouse School of Medicine, 720 Westview Dr SW, Atlanta, GA 30310
Admission Fee:
Free
Categories:
 K-12 Students

Feeling sleepy? At this event, find out what it is really like to feel sleepy.  Students will participate in an interactive exploration of the effects of sleep deprivation and learn the stages of sleep. Activities will involve hands-on investigations of the neuroanatomical and cardiovascular physiological effects of the lack of sleep.

On Wednesday, March 26th, students from Fernbank Science Center, Grady High School, Cedar Grove High School and KIPP Strive Academy will come to Morehouse School of Medicine.

On Thursday, March 27th, students from Tucker High School, Washington High School, and Fernbank Science Center will visit. 

Parking available for $4 in the MSM Parking Deck.
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