The Impact of Sex Hormones on Sleep-Dependent Memory in Young and Midlife Men and Women

The Impact of Sex Hormones on Sleep-Dependent Memory in Young and Midlife Men and Women Contact Person:

Sara Mednick

Other PIs/Investigators/PhD students:

Fiona Baker

Partners:
Stanford Research Institute Funding Agency:

NIH R01

Project Summary:

The major goals of this project are to determine lifespan developmental mechanisms of sex and sex hormone and their impact on memory in young and midlife and older women, and use a novel sleep-boosting intervention to further understand the potential protective role of sleep against cognitive decline.