Mary A. Carskadon Outstanding Educator Award 2018-10-22T13:52:32+00:00

Mary A. Carskadon Outstanding Educator Award

The Mary A. Carskadon Outstanding Educator Award honors excellence in education in the sleep and circadian research field. This award is given to a sleep professional to honor outstanding educational contributions to disseminating the knowledge base, research methods and health and safety significance of the sleep and circadian field. Educational contributions may include teaching, mentoring, course development, educational publications (including textbooks, popular press books, or popular press articles), presentations (including mass media presentations), and/or outreach activities. The call for nominations occurs in early August with a deadline of November 1. The award is presented each year at SLEEP, the Annual Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies.

Thank you for all Mary A. Carskadon Outstanding Educator Award nominations. Nominations for 2019 are now closed.

2018 Recipient

Sharon A. Keenan, REEGT, RPSGT, PhD, DABSM
Sharon A. Keenan, REEGT, RPSGT, PhD, DABSM

Past Recipients

2017 – Colin A. Espie, PhD, DSc
2016 – Jodi A. Mindell, PhD
2015 – Daniel J. Buysse, PhD
2014 – Michael Chase, PhD
2013 – Meir Kryger, MD, FRCPC and Robert W. McCarley, MD
2012 – Thomas Roth, PhD
2011 – Charles Czeisler, MD, PhD
2010 – Allan Rechtschaffen, PhD
2009 – David F. Dinges, PhD
2008 – Richard Bootzin, PhD
2007 – Sonia Ancoli-Israel, PhD
2006 – William Dement, MD, PhD
2005 – Mary Carskadon, PhD