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Sleep Science and Practice

Sleep Science and Practice

Editor-in-Chief: Clete Kushida
Associate Editor: P. Feng; S. Li; Y. Dagan; J. Zeitzer; S. Nishino; F. Han; L. Friedman; Y. Inoue; M. Camacho; R. Grunstein; C. Philips; J. Winkelmann

ISSN: 2398-2683 (electronic version)

Journal no. 41606

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Clete Kushida, Stanford University, USA

Associate Editors
Macario Camacho, Tripler Army Medical Center, USA
Yaron Dagan, University of Haifa, Israel
Pingfu Feng, Case Western Reserve University, USA
Leah Friedman, Stanford University, USA
Ron Grunstein, University of Sydney, Australia
Fang Han, Peking University Health Science Center, China
Yuichi Inoue, Neuropsychiatric Research Institute, Japan
Shanqun Li, Fudan University, China
Seiji Nishino, Stanford University, USA
Craig Phillips, University of Sydney, Australia
Juliane Winkelman, Technical University of Munich, Germany
Jamie Zeitzer, Stanford University, USA

Editorial Board
Helen Burgess, Rush University, USA
Rayleigh Chiang, Fu-Jen Catholic University, Taiwan
Susmita Chowdhuri, Wayne State University, USA
Gwynne Church, University of California, USA
Chiara Cirelli, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
Mara Cvejic, University of Florida, USA
Chad Hagen, Oregon Health and Science University, USA
Jon-Erik Holty, VA Palo Alto Healthcare System, USA
Nelly Huynh, University of Montreal, Canada
Hiroshi Kadotani, Shiga University of Medical Science, Japan
Thomas Kilduff, SRI International, USA
Scott Leibowitz, Laureate Medical Group, USA
Samit Malhotra, Sleep and Neuroscience Associates, USA
Jason Ong, Northwestern University, USA
James Pagel, Parkview Medical Center, USA
Luciana Palombini, Federal University of São Paulo, Brazil
Dalva Poyares, Federal University of São Paulo, Brazil
Anil Rama, Permanente Medical Group, USA
Allison Siebern, Veteran Affairs Medical Center, USA
Christine Won, Yale University, USA

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  • Aims and Scope

    Aims and Scope


    Sleep Science and Practice (SSP) is an open access journal for clinicians and researchers interested in the study of sleep and sleep medicine. The mission of this journal is to publish international basic and clinical sleep-related research that assists sleep specialists, scientists, and other professionals with their research and patient-care activities. The scope of the journal spans the following:

    • Basic sleep concepts, science, deprivation, and mechanisms
    • Translational sleep research
    • Anatomy, physiology, and pharmacology of sleep
    • Assessment, instrumentation, methodology, training, and policies of sleep
    • Sleep disorders, such as insomnia, hypersomnias, circadian rhythm sleep disorders, sleep-related breathing disorders, sleep-related movement disorders, and parasomnias
    • Sleep and comorbidities
    • Sleep in special populations

    SSP welcomes manuscripts on  these topics and recognizes the interdisciplinary nature of sleep and sleep medicine through sleep-related research contributions from diverse fields such as neurology, immunology, pulmonary medicine, internal medicine, psychiatry, psychology, dentistry, pediatrics, endocrinology, genetics, and otolaryngology.

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