Kids Sleep Research

Mission: Kids Sleep Research aims to improve the health and wellbeing of children by targeting sleep to improve long-term functional outcomes.

Overview

Kids Sleep Research has an established research presence within Australia, participating in several multi-centre clinical trials, publishing widely in peer-reviewed journals and successfully receiving grants from different sources including National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC), The Medicine Research Future Fund Scheme (MRFF) and the Australian Research Council (ARC).

Contact

Email: sleepservice@health.qld.gov.au

Phone: (07) 3069 7503

  • Dr Jasneek Chawla

    Kids Sleep Research Group Leader & Principal Research Fellow & ATH - Associate Professor
    Child Health Research Centre
    Associate Professor/Specialist
    Children's Health Queensland Clinical Unit
    Paediatric Respiratory and Sleep Medicine Specialist
    Queensland Children's Hospital
  • Dr Emma Cooke

    Postdoctoral Research Fellow
    Child Health Research Centre
  • Mr Andrew Collaro

    Postdoctoral Research Fellow
    Child Health Research Centre
    Paediatric Respiratory and Sleep Scientist
    Queensland Children's Hospital
  • Ajay Kevat

    Dr Ajay Kevat

    ATH - Senior Lecturer and Clinician Researcher
    Children's Health Queensland Clinical Unit
    Paediatric Respiratory and Sleep Medicine Specialist
    Queensland Children's Hospital
  • Ms Brooke Innis

    Kids Sleep Research Coordinator
    Child Health Research Centre
  • Associate Professor Sadasivam Suresh

    Paediatric Respiratory and Sleep Medicine Specialist
    Queensland Children’s Hospital
  • Dr David Kilner

    Clinical Lead for Sleep Medicine, Paediatric Respiratory and Sleep Medicine Specialist
    Queensland Children’s Hospital
    ATH - Senior Lecturer
    Children's Health Queensland Clinical Unit

Casual appointments

Ms Maria Carmen Miguel
Research Nurse

Ms Kiara Sclip
Respiratory and Sleep Scientist, QCH

Mr Jacob Robinson
Respiratory and Sleep Scientist, QCH

Queensland Brain Institute  - The University of Queensland

Professor Karen Thorpe
Australian Research Council Laureate Professor
Group Leader in Child Development, Education and Care

Dr Sally Staton
Senior Research Fellow
Discovery Early Career Researcher 2022

The Institute of Social Sciences Research - The University of Queensland

Professor Simon Smith
Professorial Research Fellow
Group Leader Sleep and Health

Dr Laetitia Coles
Postdoctoral Research Fellow

The School of Information Technology & Electrical Engineering – The University of Queensland

Associate Professor Philip Terrill
Biomedical Engineer

School of Education - The University of Queensland

Associate Professor Rhonda Faragher
Director of the Down syndrome Research Program(DSRP)
Associate Professor, inclusive education

QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute

Dr Kartik Iyer
Biomedical Engineer
Research Officer

Faculty of Society & Design - Bond University

Associate Professor James Birt
Film, Screen and Creative Media
Associate Dean, External Engagement

Assistant Professor Oliver Baumann
Psychologist

Faculty of Health Sciences & Medicine

Associate Professor Suzanne Gough
Physiotherapist
Associate Dean, Learning & Teaching

Mr Adrian Goldsworthy
PhD Candidate
Sessional Teaching Fellow