Dr. Stasia Wieber, sleep medicine expert and director of the Fairfield County Sleep Center, will present a free lecture titled “Sleep Right Tonight” to the Westport Rotary Club on Tuesday, September 27 at Bertucci’s restaurant in Westport, CT at 12:00 noon. The focus of the presentation is on sleep disorders, and the general public is welcome at a $20 fee, which includes lunch.
Dr. Wieber received her medical degree from the State University of New York, Health Science Center, at Brooklyn, and completed her residency and postdoctoral training at Mount Sinai Medical Center. She is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, Critical Care Medicine, and Sleep Medicine. She previously served as Assistant Professor of Pulmonary Medicine and Director of the Comprehensive Center for Sleep Medicine at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York.
In practice since 1999, Dr. Wieber has authored and contributed to more than a dozen research articles published in leading medical journals. She appeared on NBC’s “The Today Show” to discuss insomnia treatment options, as well as ABC’s “Night Line” to discuss Kleine Levin syndrome. She hopes to raise public awareness of sleep disorders and their link to other serious health problems, such as hypertension, diabetes, stroke, and heart disease.
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