Title

Metabolic Consequences of Sleep Deprivation

Document Type

Presentation

Publication Date

6-26-2013

Comments

Medical School: All-India Institute of Medical Sciences, India - 1984

Residency: Long Island College Hospital

Fellowship: North Shore University Hospital,Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Board Certification: Pulmonary Disease, Sleep Medicine, Critical Care Medicine Internal Medicine

Hospital Appointment: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

University Appointment: Assistant Professor of Medicine, 2008

Research and Clinical Interests: Sleep issues in women, Sleep Disordered Breathing

Abstract

Objectives:

1. Epidemiological evidence for sleep deprivation leading to obesity.

2. How sleep deprivation leads to impaired glucose tolerance.

3. How sleep deprivation can cause obesity.

Presentation: 42 minutes

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