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Sleep Medicine Research

Finding new ways to treat sleep disorders

By conducting clinical and laboratory research, our sleep specialists help guide future advances in the diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders.


Some of our recent research endeavors include:


  • Sleep deprivation on performance and normal physiology
  • Sleep disordered breathing on metabolic function
  • Sleep apnea in people with diabetes
  • Restless legs syndrome
  • Relationship of sleep and headache
  • Relationship between sleeping pills and depression


View the active clinical trials at Scripps.