Sleep Disorders Research Advisory Board

SDRAB

Past Meeting Minutes

Minutes from prior meetings can be obtained, upon request, by contacting the National Center on Sleep Disorders Research.

Roster

Chairman

Patrick J. Strollo, Jr., M.D. (2017)
Professor of Medicine and Clinical and Translational Science
Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine
Medical Director, UPMC Sleep Medicine Center
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213

Members

Ravi Allada, M.D.  (2017)
Edward C. Stuntz Distinguished Professor
Chair, Department of Neurobiology
Northwestern University
Evanston, Illinois 60208

Mona El-Sheikh, Ph.D.   (2018)
Leonard Peterson and Co., Inc. Professor
Department of Human Development and Family Studies
Auburn University
Auburn, Alabama 36849

Clete A. Kushida, M.D., Ph.D.  (2017)
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Stanford University Medical Center
Medical Director, Stanford Sleep Medicine Center
Director, Stanford Center for Human Sleep Research
Redwood City, California 94063

Ketema N. Paul, Ph.D. (2020)
Associate Professor
Department of Integrative Biology and Physiology
University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA  90095

Susan Plawsky (2020)
Lynn, Massachusetts 01902

Naresh M. Punjabi, M.D., Ph.D.   (2018)
Professor
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland 21224

Nancy H. Rothstein, M.B.A.  (2018)
The Sleep Ambassador®
Adjunct Professor
New York University School of Professional Studies
Director, Corporate Sleep Programs at CIRCADIAN®
Flossmoor, Illinois 60422

Linda R. Secretan (2020)
Eagle, Idaho 83616

Virend K. Somers, M.D., Ph.D.   (2020)
Professor
Division of Cardiovascular Diseases
Director, Sleep/Cardiovascular Core Lab
Mayo Clinic at Rochester
Rochester, Minnesota 55905

Julea Steiner, Ph.D. (2020)
Clinical Assistant Professor
Director of Professional Development
University of North Carolina
Gillings School of Global Public Health
Public Health Leadership Program
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599

Kenneth P. Wright Jr., Ph.D. (2017)
Associate Professor
Sleep and Chronobiology Laboratory
Department of Integrative Physiology
University of Colorado
Boulder, Colorado 80309-0354 

Ex Officio Members

Thomas Balkin, Ph.D.
Chief
Division of Neuropsychiatry
Department of Behavioral Biology
Walter Reed Army Institute of Research
Silver Spring, Maryland 20910

Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D.
Director
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland 20892

Robert W. Greene, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Chief of Staff for Mental Health
Veterans Affairs North Texas Medical Center
Dallas, Texas 75116

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland 20892

National Institute on Aging
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland 20892

Michael Twery, Ph.D.
Director, National Center for Sleep Disorders Research
Division of Lung Diseases, NHLBI
Bethesda, MD 20892-7952

Marian Willinger, Ph.D.
Health Scientist Administrator
Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland 20892

Executive Secretary

Michael Twery, Ph.D.
Director, National Center for Sleep Disorders Research
Division of Lung Diseases, NHLBI
Bethesda, MD 20892-7952