2016 Grant Recipients

2016 Strategic Research Grant Recipients

Matt Bianchi, MD, PhDMassachusetts General
Nationwide Analysis of Insurance Guidelines for Polysomnography: Comparison with AASM and Cost-Effectiveness Modeling
Sarah Honaker, PhD, CBSMIndiana University
Evidence based Diagnosis and Management of Pediatric OSA Syndrome in Primary Care
Beth Malow, MDVanderbilt University Medical Center
Behavioral Sleep Education for Children with Insomnia and Autism Spectrum Disorders: Partnering with Community Practices
David Plante, MD University of Wisconsin
A multidimensional assessment to improve the Evaluation and Treatment of Hypersomnolence
Robert Thomas, MDBeth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Polysomnographic markers of clinical sleep apnea outcomes

2016 Focused Projects Grant Recipients

Malika Atmakuri, MD & Edward Weaver, MD University of Washington
Work Productivity Outcomes in Patients with OSA Treated with CPAP
Craig Canapari, MD Yale University
Testing and Development of a Sleep Training Mobile Health Application to Address Sleep Problems in the First Two Years of Life
Thien Thanh Dang-Vu, MD, PhD Concordia University
Direct and Mediating Effects of Short Term Exercise on Sleep and Recognition Memory in Young, Sedentary Adults: A Pilot Study
Sara Jarvis, PhD Northern Arizona University
Characterization of Neural Control of Blood Pressure in Patients with OSA and Treatment Emergent Central Sleep Apnea
Sandeep Khot, MD & Martha Billings, MD University of Washington
Maximizing Use of Continuous Positive Airway Pressure in Stroke Patients with OSA during Inpatient Rehabilitation
Mirja Quante, MD Brigham and Women's Hospital
Identifying Motivating Factors of Healthy Sleep in At-Risk Adolescents
Rachel Rowe, PhDUniversity of Arizona
Investigating the dynamic relationship between sleep and pathological inflammation
Ari Shechter, PhD Columbia University
Blocking Nocturnal Blue Light to Treat Insomnia; A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial
Shannon Sullivan, MD, & Michelle Cao, DOStanford University
A National Survey on Sleep Medicine in Education in Medical Schools and Primary Residency Programs
Ying Zhao, MD Brigham and Women's Hospital
Sleep Apnea Screening in Patients with Heart Failure and Preserved Ejection Fraction

2016 ABSM Junior Faculty Research Grant Recipient

Sabra Abbott, MD, PhD Northwestern University
Evaluating Circadian Response to Light in Delayed Sleep-Wake Phase Disorder
Daniel Combs, MDUniversity of Arizona
Neurocognitive Impairment in Children with Congenital Heart Disease and Sleep Disordered Breathing
Diane Lim, MDUniversity of Pennsylvania
Effects of Cyclical Intermittent Hypoxia on Local (Primary Breast) and Distal (Metastases to the brain) tumors

2016 Bridge to Success Grant Recipients

Makoto Kawai, MD Stanford University School of Medicine
Cortical Activation and Oxygenation During Sleep and Cognition: Window to Cognitive Impairment and Neurodegeneration in Aging
Nirinjini Naidoo, PhD University of Pennsylvania
Mechanisms of Cellular Stress-Induced Sleep
Vivek Pillai, PhD Henry Ford Health Systems
An Experimental Model of the Risk Relationship Between Insomnia and Depression

2016 Physician Scientist Training Grant Recipient

Luu Van Pham, MD Johns Hopkins
Epigenetic Basis of Glucose Intolerance in Sleep Disordered Breathing

Past Recipients