Meir Kryger, MD, has joined Sleep Review‘s editorial advisory board. Sleep Review‘s editorial advisory board consists of prominent private practitioners and academics who provide the editorial team with insight into the latest trends and controversies in sleep medicine.
Meir Kryger, MD, is a professor of medicine at Yale School of Medicine who has been treating patients with sleep disorders for over 30 years. He is chief editor of the most widely used textbook used in sleep medicine, The Principles and Practice of Sleep Medicine, which is soon to be in its sixth edition. He has published more than 200 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters. He has written about sleep disorders, particularly obstructive sleep apnea, in women and was the author of A Woman’s Guide to Sleep Disorders. His latest eBook, The Mystery of Sleep, contains extensive information about sleep problems in women. He has served as president of both the Canadian Sleep Society and the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, and has served as chair of the Board of Directors of the National Sleep Foundation. He has received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Canadian Sleep Society and the Mary Carskadon Outstanding Educator Award.
“Dr Kryger literally wrote the book on sleep medicine. The depth and breadth of his knowledge will elevate the content of Sleep Review,” says Sleep Review editor Sree Roy.