Medical School or Training
Stanford University School of Medicine, 1988
Cornell University Medical Center, Neurology, NY, 1992
Obstructive sleep apnea, sleep disorders in children, sleepiness, measures of sleepiness, esopageal pressure monitoring, polysomnography, sleep tests, upper airway resistance syndrome, adenotonsillectomy, cluster headache, and cost-effective analysis in sleep medicine.
Ronald D. Chervin, M.D., M.S. - Michael S. Aldrich Collegiate Professor of Sleep Medicine, Professor of Neurology, and Director, Sleep Disorders Center. Dr. Chervin completed his medical degree at Stanford University, and a master's degree in clinical research at the University of Michigan School of Public Health. He completed a residency in neurology at Cornell University in New York City, and a fellowship in sleep medicine at Stanford University.
Dr. Chervin's clinical and research interests focus on both adults and children. He has contributed to research on a wide range of subjects in sleep medicine, including obstructive sleep apnea, upper airway resistance syndrome, sleep laboratory methods, sleepiness, insomnia, cognitive and behavioral consequences of sleep disorders, periodic leg movements during sleep, and REM sleep behavior disorder.