The British Sleep Society (BSS) is a professional organisation for medical, scientific and healthcare workers dealing with sleeping disorders. We are a registered British charity and our ultimate aim is to improve public health by promoting education and research into sleep and its disorders.

For more details contact us at the BSS office.

Latest news

A message from the BSS President - May 14

In the wake of a very successful “Hands-On” meeting organised by Jill Meeres in Eastbourne, we are pleased to announce preliminary plans for our next scientific meeting in 2015.

Save the dates October 1st to 3rd and come to Newcastle Sleep 2015!

We have hired the magnificent Sage Gateshead, an inspirational and iconic building designed by Normal Foster, the showpiece of the River Tyne! News of an exciting international programme will follow soon.

Paul Reading

25th Anniversary Meeting Success

Thank you to everyone for their contribution to the 25th Anniversary Meeting of the British Sleep Society in October 2013.

I hope you will agree it was a huge success with outstanding presentations from around the globe in all areas of sleep science. One of my personal highlight was Professor Sullivan telling us about how he discovered CPAP – it was so inspiring. Read more…