We are the Sleep Research laboratory at the UCSD Department of Medicine. We aim to study and understand human sleep, and the mechanisms of sleep disorders such as obstructive sleep apnea. 

Research Studies

Studies Open for Recruitment

Find out about the research studies currently active and ​open for recruitment

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Find our Participant Information here

Sleep Talks

Held Tuesdays 8:30-9:30 am
MTF 175 (Directions)
* Unless otherwise noted

* Thursday Sept 28, 2017
1:00-2:00 pm

ECOB 2-007 (Directions)

"The iTRIAL App + weTRIAL platform - combining individualized medicine with real-world clinical trials in insomnia and beyond"
Christopher Schmickl, Ph.D.

Oct 3, 2017

"Glia and Inflammatory Signals in Control of Breathing"
Esteban Moya, Ph.D. and Frank Powell, Ph.D.

Oct 17, 2017

"Language Acquisition and OSA"
Todd Morgan, DDS

Oct 24, 2017

"Upper Airway Dynamic Imaging During Tidal Breathing in Awake and Asleep OSA Subjects and Healthy Controls" 
Chantal Darquenne, Ph.D.

Oct 31, 2017

"COPD/OSA Overlap Phenotypes"
Jeremy Orr, M.D.

Nov 7, 2017

Dae Kang, Ph.D.

Nov 14, 2017

Stuti Jaiswal, M.D.

Dec 5, 2017

"Update on Oral Appliances"
Todd Morgan, DDS


UCSD Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine

UCSD Division of Physiology

The Center for Circadian Biology (CCB) at UCSD

Interested in donating to research? 

For information about philanthropy and the Department of Medicine, please visit UCSD Health Sciences Advancement