Sleepcenter SEIN Zwolle-Groningen, Stichting Epilepsie Instellingen Nederland (SEIN)

Sleepcenter

Contact:
Al de Weerd
Position:
Head of sleepcenter
Address:
Postbox 563, 8000 AN
City:
Zwolle
Country:
Netherlands
Phone:
+31 38 8457185
Fax:
+31 38 8457170
Contact E-mail:
Research Domain
  • Clinical
Keywords
  • Paediatric Sleep Disorders
  • Behavioural Sleep Disorders
  • Neurological Sleep Disorders
  • Biological Rhythms
  • Sleep and Psychiatry-Personality Disorders
  • Sleep and Ageing
Current Announcements

– International Sleep Medicine Course 2014, November 17-20, St Michielsgestel, Netherlands (Netherlands, Belgium, UK): organized by a committee with A.W.de Weerd as chairman.
– Age and Sleep One day meeting on Sleep during Lifetime, Slotervaart Hospital, Amsterdam, 2014, May 23.


Laboratory description

Referral sleepcenter at three locations (Zwolle and Groningen and -in collaboration with GGZ Drenthe- in Assen, especially for sleep disorders in patients with psychiatric disorders). App. 1000 new patients/year with all categories of pathology. Close connection with a referral epilepsy center. All diagnostic techniques except PET are available. Large, multidisciplinary staff. Therapies: CBT, other psychological, medication, CPAP, BiPAP, light/chronotherapy, etc.
Research focussed on the interaction sleep/epilepsy, sleep in (very young) children and adolescents, RLS, sleep in the elderly


Additional Descriptors, Keywords

Referral sleepcenter, patient care, all sleep disorders, sleep/epilepsy, childhood sleep, RLS, sleep in the elderly


Key Publications of the Laboratory:
See above

Collaborations

Title:  PhD

Name:  Raphaelle Ferri

Institution:  Troina

Title:  PhD MD

Name:  Luigi Ferini Strambi

Institution:  Milano

Name:  Claudia Trenkwalder

Institution:  Kassel

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