MA (First Class Hons.), PhD
- Programme Director, The Oxford Online Programme in Sleep Medicine
- Co-Director, Experimental and Clinical Sleep Medicine
- NIHR Oxford BRC Senior Research Fellow
- Senior Research Fellow, Somerville College
Sleep, sleep disorders and their treatment
I have specific research interests in the aetiology and management of sleep disturbance and the interaction between sleep disturbance and mental health.
My research is funded by The National Institute for Health and Care Research (NIHR) Oxford Health Biomedical Research Centre (BRC), Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Programme, Programme Grants for Applied Research (PGfAR), Efficacy and Mechanisms Evaluation (EME) Programme and the Wellcome Trust.
Kavli Institute for Nanoscience Discovery
Improving sleep and learning in rehabilitation after stroke, part 2 (INSPIRES2): study protocol for a home-based randomised control trial of digital cognitive behavioural therapy (dCBT) for insomnia.
Weightman M. et al, (2023), BMJ Open, 13
Sleep health dimensions and shift work as longitudinal predictors of cognitive performance in the UK Biobank cohort.
Ell J. et al, (2023), Sleep
Armodafinil to reduce the sleepiness related side-effects of sleep restriction therapy being used to treat insomnia disorder: An open label clinical trial pilot study compared with historical controls.
Judge DJ. et al, (2022), J Sleep Res
No Association Between Amygdala Responses to Negative Faces and Depressive Symptoms: Cross-Sectional Data from 28,638 Individuals in the UK Biobank Cohort.
Tamm S. et al, (2022), Am J Psychiatry, 179, 509 - 513
Associations Between Sleep Health and Amygdala Reactivity to Negative Facial Expressions in the UK Biobank Cohort (N = 25,758)
Schiel J. et al, (2022), Biological Psychiatry