The Sleepy Brain Lab is made up of clever, skilled, and thoughtful researchers, doctors, and students. Each member of our Lab brings a unique perspective to our work and provides invaluable insight to our research projects.

Our Team

Dr. Ben Palanca leads the Sleepy Brain Lab with the help of resident physicians, research coordinators, students, and professors.

Join Us

Do you have a passion for sleep research and are interested in joining our team? View our current position openings below.


Our collaborators are actively involved in the management and regulatory functions of the Lab as well as current research studies.


We wouldn’t be where we are today without the contributions of the people who have worked with us along the way.