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  • December 2020
  • 17 September 2020 
    ESRS Board Meeting updates including a video from Prof Walter McNicholas, the ESRS 2020 Business Meeting agenda, invitation link, technical information, minutes from the ESRS 2018 Business Meeting, list of nominees for the ESRS Board and Scientific Committee members, and the proposed amendments for ESRS bylaws.
  • 11 September 2020
    ESRS Extended the Deadline for Scientific Committee nominations
  • 10 September 2020
    ESRS 2020 update: A letter from our ESRS President, Prof Walter McNicholas.
  • 25 August 2020
    The Business Meeting will be held during ESRS 2020. We have provided the link, agenda, and technical information, as well as proposed amendments to ESRS bylaws.
  • 14 August 2020 
    In the upcoming Business Meeting, to be held during the ESRS Virtual Congress on 23 September 2020, new Board and Scientific Committee members will need to be elected. Therefore, the Board calls for nominations for open positions.
  • 6 August 2020
    A letter from ESRS President, Prof Walter McNicholas on updates regarding the Virtual Edition of ESRS2020 due to difficulties brought on the COVID-19 pandemic and a reminder to register by the Early Bird Registration deadline.
  • June 2020
    Due to the lasting impacts of the global Covid-19 pandemic and with it all the different restrictions, the ESRS board has decided to go fully virtual with this year’s ESRS congress edition.
  • May 2020
    The Early Bird Fee Deadline has been postponed for ESRS 2020.
  • 28 April 2020
    ESRS 2020 Abstract submission deadline has been extended by one month.
  • 3 April 2020
    ESRS 2020 Abstract Submission Deadline has been postponed. We hope that everyone is coping well during these difficult times with the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • February 2020
    ESRS 2020 Registration and Abstract Submissions are now open.


  • 17 December 2019
    On behalf of the ESRS Board, we gratefully thank you for your collaboration and support throughout 2019 and wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2020!
  • 11 December 2019
    The next Sleep and Breathing conference will take place in Prague on 15–17 April, 2021 and we are asking our members to put forward their suggestions for topics to be included in the overall programme by 26 January 2020.
  • November 2019
    A report on the 2nd ESRS Sleep Science School, “Sleep & Ageing” (Fréjus, France, 29 September – 4 October 2019).
  • January 2019
    A general ESRS news alert update.


  • December 2018
    The Society had another highly successful Congress in Basel during last September and I congratulate and thank all those involved in the organisation and delivery of an excellent scientific and social programme.
  • September 2018 
    In the course of the upcoming Business Meeting in Basel, new members for the Board and Scientific Committee will need to be elected.
  • August 2018 
    We are now rapidly approaching the dates of our Congress in Basel and all indications are that this will be a highly successful meeting. The registration statistics indicate that we are on track to approximate the record attendance at our last Congress in Bologna and the Scientific Programme promises a highly rewarding and varied content.
  • July 2018 
    Dear Colleagues and Friends, I hope members are enjoying a relaxing summer and fine weather as a welcome
    change from the past winter.
  • March 2018 
    With a new record of 1’037 submitted abstracts and 1’903 participants from 64 countries the ESRS congress in Bologna in 2016 was very successful. Building on this great success, we are now looking forward to the 24th Congress of the European Sleep Research Society from 25-28 September 2018 in Basel, Switzerland.
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