Author Archive | Erin Flynn-Evans & Cassie Hilditch

Why we should let the sun set on Daylight Saving Time

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine recently published a position statement, aligned with the European Sleep Research Society, European Biological Rhythms Society, and Society for Research on Biological Rhythms’ position, calling for the abolishment of daylight saving time (DST) in favor of the maintenance of standard time year-round. While many people feel that ending the […]

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Introducing the Emmett Chappelle Award

The Trainee and Young Faculty Diversity Enhancement (TYDE) fellowships, first established for the 2018 SRBR meeting, have been renamed the Emmett Chappelle awards. Like the TYDE fellowships, the Emmett Chappelle awards aim to promote attendance and participation of underrepresented minorities (URM) at the SRBR meeting. Awardees will be provided with professional development tools and networking […]

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Diversity in Chronobiology

The Society for Research on Biological Rhythms (SRBR) is motivated to raise public awareness of women and under-represented groups in the Chronobiology research community. In order to facilitate this “Diversity in Chronobiology”, we will host a public self-nominated informal list of scientists who identify as an under-represented or marginalized group in academia, including women, LGBTQIA+ […]

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