Sleep Medicine Fellowship: Faculty
Dedicated Staff with a Passion for Teaching
About Our Faculty
Eleven core faculty lead the Sleep Medicine Fellowship, each holding staff positions at HCMC or the University of Minnesota-Fairview. In addition to clinical practice, research, and teaching in the Twin Cities, our faculty are nationally recognized for their work and active within the field of sleep medicine.
Dr. Con Iber is past president of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and recipient of the Nathaniel Kleitman Distinguished Service Award. Dr. Michael Howell is a founding board member of the Minnesota Sleep Society and member of the executive committee of the American Academy of Neurology, Sleep Section. Dr. Carlos Schenck is past president of the International REM Sleep Behavior Disorder Study Group and recipient of the William Dement Award.
Past faculty include Dr. Mark Mahowald, who discovered REM sleep behavior disorder, received the William Dement Award, and was past president of American Academy of Sleep Medicine.
- Dr. Michael Howell, Program Director, Sleep Medicine Fellowship, HCMC
- Dr. Tereza Cervenka, Sleep Medicine Site Director, University of Minnesota
- Dr. Imran Khawaja, Director, Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, HCMC
Areas of Expertise
Every day our faculty share their dedication and expertise in a variety of key disciplines.
|Internal Medicine||Dr. Louis Kazaglis
Dr. Snigdha Sagar
|Neurology||Dr. Scott Bundlie
Dr. Michael Howell
|Pediatrics||Dr. Manti Espinosa
Dr. John Garcia
|Pulmonary and Critical Care||Dr. Tereza Cervenka
Dr. Ehran Dincer
Dr. Con Iber
Dr. Michele LeClaire
|Psychiatry||Dr. Tom Hurwitz
Dr. Imran Khawaja
Dr. Carlos Schenck
Dr. Don Townsend