Egypt 2012: Dr. Tarek Asaad

He is a professor of psychiatry & director of psycho-physiology & sleep lab unit in Ain Shams University, Cairo,Egypt.

As a contribution to the World Sleep Day celebration, together with his colleagues, they arranged for the following activities :

1-Preparing a text about the World Sleep Day, to be published as an event on FB, inviting visitors from Egypt to send their inquiries about sleep to www.sleep or to the websites of WASM.

2-Organizing a “two-hour”-workshop, celebrating the World Sleep Day, with the objective of raising public awareness about sleep & its problems.

Invited people will include interested physicians, health care providers, transportation company managers, …., with suitable media coverage.

3-Sending brief articles about the event to famous newspapers, with possible TV interviews discussing the topic.