Excellent Sleep Research
Prof. Christian Cajochen wins the award of the German Sleep Foundation 2020 in the category “Science and Innovation”.
Prof. Christian Cajochen, head of the Center for Chronobiology at the UPK Basel, received the German Foundation for Sleep Award in the category ” Science and Innovation” for research into the effects of light on the circadian rhythm and sleep. The prize was awarded for the first time this year.
The laudatio emphasizes Prof. Christian Cajochen’s outstanding publications in the research areas Influences of Light on Cognition and Influences of Sleep on Psychiatric Disorders.
Because research is teamwork, Prof. Christian Cajochen will invite the chronobiology team on a trip to the mountains with the prize money of 1500 euros.
Prof. Christian Cajochen, Head of the Center for Chronobiology, will be happy to provide you with further information on the price