81.2 The Association Between Sleep Dysfunction and the HPA Axis

What:
Student Poster
When:
11:00 AM, Friday 8 Nov 2019 (1 hour 50 minutes)
Where:
Grand Ballroom A/B
Tags:
Social & Behavioral SciencesHonors PedagogyExperiential Learning
Discussion:
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The hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis plays an important role in regulating stress responses. Our findings suggest that poor sleep, especially sleep quality, sleep efficiency, and sleep duration, are associated with heightened HPA axis activity.

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University of Alabama at Birmingham

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