The Symphony of Sleep: Sleep and the Brain at New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science, Albuquerque
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The Symphony of Sleep: Sleep and the Brain

Friday April 12, 2019

1801 Mountain Rd NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104

Phone: 841-2802
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This special presentation with Dr. Russell Morton focuses on the importance of sleep with brain health.


Russell Morton, Ph.D. Dept of Neurosciences, UNM and Lisa Cutchen, M.D. and Shanna Diaz, D.O., Dept of Internal Medicine, UNM                                                                                                                                                                                          Your brain works hard when you sleep. Join us for this special presentation about the importance of sleep to your brain health. Join us for this special presentation about the importance of sleep to your brain’s function and your overall health. 

 Dr. Morton researches how the cells in our brains communicate with one another and how external factors can alter that communication. Dr. Cutchen is a sleep specialist. She is board certified in Family Practice and Sleep Medicine and emphasizes the importance of addressing mental and physical health issues in her practice. Dr. Diaz seeks to improve quality of life through the treatment of sleep disorders and is board certified in General Psychiatry, Geriatric Psychiatry and Sleep Medicine.  

Cost: $8 nonmembers, $7 members, $5 students. Preregistration is encouraged or tickets can be purchased at the door the evening of the event (if seats are available). Go to





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While you are sleeping, your brain is busy doing things that we are just beginning to understand. These three people—Russell Morton, PhD, Lisa Cutchen, MD and Shanna Diaz, DO—spend their days trying to figure out exactly what is happening while you sleep and will share what they know at this fascinating presentation The Symphony of Sleep: Sleep and the Brain as part of the lecture series The Brain: It’s More Than You Think at the New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science (1801 Mountain Rd NW) DynaTheater on Friday, April 12 from 6:30pm to 8pm. Tickets for thoughtful sleepers of all ages are $8 nonmembers, $7 members, $5 students. For more information see

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