WHO: San Diego based ResMed Corp partnered with the San Diego History Center to create a dynamic and engaging experience for the local community.
WHAT: Bringing the importance of sleep and how to recognize sleep-disordered breathing together, ResMed’s new The Science of Sweet Dreams exhibit at the San Diego History Center in Balboa Park will raise awareness of how healthy sleep is as important as a healthy diet and regular exercise and elevate the conversation about sleep-disordered breathing as a serious condition that affects millions of people.
WHERE: San Diego History Center
Balboa Park, 1649 El Prado #3, San Diego, CA 92101
WHEN: The Science of Sweet Dreams exhibit opens on World Sleep Day, Friday March 13th, 2015 and will be in the museum’s Glass Gallery through May.
About ResMed: The commitment to changing lives with every breath motivates and unites the people of ResMed (NYSE:RMD). The company has been pioneering new and innovative treatments for sleep-disordered breathing, COPD, and other respiratory conditions for more than 25 years. ResMed's innovative products support healthcare efficiencies while improving quality of life for millions of patients worldwide. For more information on ResMed and its businesses, visit www.resmed.com or follow @resmed on Twitter.
March 13 /World Sleep Day: An annual event intended to be a celebration of sleep and a call to action on important issues related to sleep, including medicine, education, social aspects and driving. It’s organized by the World Sleep Day Committee and the World Association of Sleep Medicine (WASM) and aims to lessen the burden of sleep problems on society through better prevention and management of sleep disorders.
From Charlotte Cagan, Executive Director San Diego History Center: “As part of its year-long 2015 Centennial Celebration, the San Diego History Center is showcasing our region’s innovators, emphasizing that San Diego is a global innovation center and connecting our contemporary innovators with the 1915 Exposition, San Diego’s transformative event that shaped our future and laid the groundwork for our innovation economy. With its advanced technology Res Med is improving lives globally, and we are proud to help educate the public about its unique role in health care.”