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Pediatric and Adolescent Specialty Clinic
404 N Keene St
Ste 101
Columbia, MO

Phone: (573) 882-6921

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1. Pediatric and Adolescent Specialty Clinic

404 N Keene St
Ste 101
Columbia, MO
Phone: 573-882-6921
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Phone: (573) 882-6921
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Profile

David Gozal, MD, is an international expert in the field of sleep medicine. He is known as a pioneer in the study of childhood sleep problems and the relationships between sleep disorders and neurobehavioral, cardiovascular and metabolic disease.

His research has been funded by multiple National Institutes of Health grants and focuses on translational approaches to pediatric sleep disorders, such as childhood obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and sudden infant death syndrome. An accomplished author and speaker, he has published more than 600 peer-reviewed articles, more than 150 book chapters and reviews, edited three books and has extensively lectured at scientific meetings around the world.

Gender

Male

Education & Training

Medical School

Hasassah Medical School - Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Residency

Pediatric Pulmonology

  • Children's Hospital of Los Angeles

Post-Graduate School

MBA, Georgetown University in Washington, D.C.

Boards

American Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics - Pulmonology
American Board of Sleep Medicine

Insurances

MU Health Care participates with most major managed care organizations. To find out whether MU Health Care is a participating provider in your insurance plan or network, or for information on co-payments and deductibles, please contact your insurance carrier directly.

In the News

Sleep is key to child development and long-term health (KRCG)

Academic Information

Chairman of Child Health
Marie M. and Harry L. Smith Endowed Chair

Office

400 N Keene St
Columbia, MO 65201
United States

P. 573-882-6882

Research Profile

David Gozal, MD, MBA, PhD (Hon), is an international expert in the field of sleep medicine. He is known as a pioneer in the study of childhood sleep problems and the relationships between sleep disorders and neurobehavioral, cardiovascular and metabolic disease. His research has been funded by multiple National Institutes of Health grants and focuses on translational approaches to sleep disorders, such as obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and control of breathing. An accomplished author and speaker, he has published more than 650 peer‐reviewed articles, more than 150 book chapters and reviews, edited three books and has extensively lectured at scientific meetings around the world.

Research Interests

  • Hypoxia
  • Sleep
  • Sleep apnea
  • Sleep fragmentation and deprivation
  • Intermittent hypoxia
  • Exosomes
  • Biomarkers
  • Endothelial function
  • Adipose tissue
  • Cognition and behavior
  • Gut microbiome
  • Inflammation
  • Macrophages
  • Tumor biology
  • Machine learning

Areas of Expertise

  • Sleep
  • Sleep disorders
  • Hypoxia
  • Pediatric respiratory diseases
  • Cardiorespiratory physiology