Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome | CHOP Research Institute

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome

Actively engaging in research dedicated to better understanding of how to treat sleep problems in children.

Dr. Xanthopoulos's research focuses on the development, implementation, and adherence to medical and lifestyle interventions, including non-invasive ventilation (CPAP/BPAP), eating habits, physical activity, and sleep. She has a particular interest in the interactions among behavioral, lifestyle, psychosocial and physiologic factors as they relate to health and neurobehavioral functioning and quality of life in youth and families.

xanthop [at] chop.edu
Published on
Dec 7, 2017
Carole Marcus, MBBCh, held virtually every leadership position in pediatric sleep medicine at some point during her abbreviated career and received accolades for her research.
Published on
Apr 15, 2014
While obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) is a relatively common condition, affecting about 2 percent to 4 percent of young children, the scientific community is just opening its eyes to pediatric sleep disorders.