Speaker Profile
Alon Yosefian Avidan

Alon Yosefian Avidan MD, MPH, HAAN, FAASM

Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Neurology, Sleep Medicine

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Alon Y. Avidan, MD, MPH is Professor and Vice-Chair in the Department of Neurology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, and Director of the UCLA Sleep Disorders Center. He completed his Neurology Residency at the Georgetown University Medical Center. After residency, he completed fellowship training in Sleep Medicine at the Cleveland Clinic. He was Principal Investigator of a National Heart, Lung & Blood Institute, NIH, Sleep Academic Award. He has published over 100 chapters, letters to the editor, peer-reviewed articles, and edited five textbooks in sleep medicine. His research focus includes the impact and prognostic implications of sleep disturbance on underlying neurologic disorders. He enjoys educating physicians and the public about sleep disorders and has recently received the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) 2014 Excellence in Education Award.

EVENTS & ACTIVITIES (Speaking, Spoken, and Authored)
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  • In-Person Event In-Person Event
  • Speciality Brain surgery
  • Calendar Sep 28 - 30, 2022
  • Location Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
  • In-Person Event In-Person Event
  • Speciality Sleep Medicine ...
  • Calendar Feb 01 - Jun 08, 2019
  • Location Los Angeles, California, USA
  • Webcast Webcast
  • Speciality Neurology ...
  • Calendar Aug 10, 2015 - Aug 10, 2018