Sleep Well Be Well Workshop


August 15, 2019

8 A.M.- 4 P.M.

Children's Hospital Conference Center

210 State Street, New Orleans, LA 70118

*Parking is available next to Conference Center by the State Street entrance or in the parking garage on Henry Clay Avenue

Topics and Sessions:

  • Sleep: Foundation for Health, Well-being, Performance and Learning
  • Adolescent Brain Development and Function as it Relates to Sleep
  • The Teen Brain and Sleep
  • Co-morbid Sleep Difficulties
  • Role of School Start Times
  • How Educators and Healthcare Professionals Can Work Together


Reuben Battley, MD Faculty Physician, Adolescent Medicine Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Health

Monica Battley-Fabre PhD Principal St. Landry Parish School System Plaisance Elementary

Stephen Nelson, MD, PhD Assoc. Professor Pediatrics, Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry Section Head, Pediatric Neurology Tulane University School of Medicine Children’s Hospital New Orleans

Nilong Vyas, MD Board-certified Pediatrician Sleep Consultant Founder & CEO of Sleepless in NOLA, LLC

Funding provided in part through a grant from the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation

Contact Info: For additional information regarding the workshop, please contact Taryn Daigle at (225) 379-7923 or

Registration Info:

A registration fee of $20 is being charged to help cover the cost of meals and materials. To register, go to

Children's Hospital State Street Conference Center

210 State Street

New Orleans, LA 70118

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