Shannon Sullivan, MD

Sleep specialist

Clinical Assistant Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioral Science - Stanford Center for Sleep Sciences and Medicine

Sleep Medicine Center

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Phone: 650-723-6601
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Professional Education

Fellowship: Stanford University School of Medicine (2008) CA

Board Certification: Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics (2004)

Board Certification: Pediatric Pulmonary, American Board of Pediatrics (2008)

Fellowship: University of California San Francisco (2007) CA

Residency: University of California San Francisco (2004) CA

Board Certification: Sleep Medicine, American Board of Sleep Medicine (2009)

Fellowship, Stanford University, Sleep Disorders (2008)

Medical Education: University of Michigan School of Medicine (2001) MI

Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.

Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.

Current Treatment of Selected Pediatric Sleep Disorders
Sullivan, S. S. (2012). Current Treatment of Selected Pediatric Sleep Disorders. NEUROTHERAPEUTICS, 9(4), 791-800.

Update on emerging drugs for insomnia
Sullivan, S. (2012). Update on emerging drugs for insomnia. EXPERT OPINION ON EMERGING DRUGS, 17(3), 295-298.

Hiding in plain sight Risk factors for REM sleep behavior disorder
Sullivan, S. S., Schenck, C. H., & Guilleminault, C. (2012). Hiding in plain sight Risk factors for REM sleep behavior disorder. NEUROLOGY, 79(5), 402-403.

Narcolepsy in adolescents.
Sullivan, S. S. (2010). Narcolepsy in adolescents. Adolescent medicine: state of the art reviews, 21(3), 542-?.

Insomnia Pharmacology
Sullivan, S. S. (2010). Insomnia Pharmacology. MEDICAL CLINICS OF NORTH AMERICA, 94(3), 563-?.

Emerging drugs for insomnia: new frontiers for old and novel targets
Sullivan, S. S., & Guilleminault, C. (2009). Emerging drugs for insomnia: new frontiers for old and novel targets. EXPERT OPINION ON EMERGING DRUGS, 14(3), 411-422.

Multiple Sleep Latency Test and Maintenance of Wakefulness Test
Sullivan, S. S., & Kushida, C. A. (2008). Multiple Sleep Latency Test and Maintenance of Wakefulness Test. CHEST, 134(4), 854-861.

Nasal obstruction in children with sleep-disordered breathing
Sullivan, S., Li, K., & Guilleminault, C. (2008). Nasal obstruction in children with sleep-disordered breathing. ANNALS ACADEMY OF MEDICINE SINGAPORE, 37(8), 645-648.