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Scott Aaron Sands, Ph.D.

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Mollie Holman Award
2012 - 2014
Post-Doctoral Fellowship

My research involves elucidating mechanisms underlying the pathogenesis of sleep apnea, with particular foci on ventilatory instability and sleep apnea in patients with heart failure. I am currently investigating the mechanisms responsible for the emergence of oscillations in breathing, and working to develop a clinically-applicable means to measure ventilatory instability and the other traits responsible for sleep apnea. I further aim to establish the mechanisms underlying several promising treatments for sleep apnea, that will ultimately provide ways to predict responders to treatment.

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  1. R01HL146697 (SANDS, SCOTT A) Jun 1, 2019 - May 31, 2024
    A Novel Pharmacological Therapy for Obstructive Sleep Apnea
    Role: Principal Investigator

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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.