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Lane Lyceum: Breaking the Myths and Misconceptions about Daylight Saving Time with Dr. Karin Johnson

by | Feb 16, 2024

Don’t like changing clocks twice a year? Most Americans agree with you. However there is a lot of confusion between whether permanent Daylight Saving Time or permanent Standard Time is best. Learn why the medical and scientific community have endorsed permanent Standard Time as the best way to end clock change. Dr. Johnson will discuss the effects of the choice not only of health but also safety, education, productivity and energy use.

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Dr. Karin Johnson, MD, FAAN, FAASM is professor of Neurology at UMass Chan School of Medicine-Baystate and Vice Chair of Academic Affairs for Department of Neurology and Medical Director of Baystate Health Regional Sleep Program in Springfield, MA.