Medical School or Training
Wayne State University School of Medicine, 2001
Emory University School of Medicine, Neurology, GA, 2005
Sleep Medicine, University of Utah Hospital, 2008
Sleep deprivation, assessment of alertness and driving safety, sleep disorders in pregnancy, and medical education.
Anita Valanju Shelgikar, M.D., - Clinical Instructor of Neurology, and Director, Sleep Medicine Fellowship Program. Dr. Shelgikar completed her medical degree at Wayne State University, and a certificate in Health Sciences Education at the University of Louisville. She completed a residency in neurology at Emory University in Atlanta, and a fellowship in sleep medicine at the University of Utah. Dr. Shelgikar's clinical and research interests include effects of sleep deprivation, assessment of alertness and driving safety, and sleep disorders in pregnancy. She also has a strong interest in medical education.