Michael Grandner PhD

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Director of the Sleep and Health Research Program in the Department of Psychiatry at the UA College of Medicine- Tucson
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Assistant Professor of Psychiary
Assistant Professor of Psychology
(520) 626-6336

        Dr. Michael Grandner is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry in the College of Medicine at the University of Arizona. He is certified in Behavioral Sleep Medicine. Currently, he is Director of the Sleep and Health Research Program. A large part of his research focuses on how sleep and sleep-related behaviors are related to cardiovascular disease, neurobehavioral functioning, mental health, and general well-being.

       Of his current research projects, one focuses on how sleep patterns relate to cardiometabolic disease risk as well as neurocognitive function. Another study focuses on various influences that impact sleep, including social, environmental, and behavioral factors.

       Dr. Grandner received his BA from the University of Rochester in 2001. He went on to receive both his MS and PhD from San Diego State University in 2005 and 2007 respectively.  He completed two fellowships with the Behavioral Sleep Medicine Department at the University of Pennsylvania between 2007-2012. Dr. Grandner has been American Board of Sleep Medicine certified since 2014.