Ayas, Najib

Najib Ayas, MD, MPH

Dr. Ayas joined the Faculty of Medicine (Respiratory Division) at the University of British Columbia in September 2002 after completing his clinical and research training at Harvard Medical School. He subsequently joined the Critical Care Division. His broad area of research interest involves the investigation of the public health and safety consequences of sleep disorders, including both respiratory sleep disorders (such as sleep apnea) and sleep deprivation. He has received peer-reviewed research funding from a number of national and provincial agencies (including a Scholar Award from the Michael Smith Foundation and operating grants). He has lectured extensively locally, nationally, and internationally on a variety of sleep-related topics.

Email: NAyas@providencehealth.bc.ca

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