Dr. Michael J. Breus Joins SleepScore Labs to Improve America’s Overall Sleep
CARLSBAD, Calif.–May 10, 2017–SleepScore Labs™, the world’s leading sleep monitoring and solutions company, today announced the appointment of Michael Breus, PhD., clinical psychologist, Diplomate of the American Board of Sleep Medicine and Fellow of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, to their Scientific Advisory Board. As a world-renowned expert in clinical sleep medicine and consumer sleep behavior for 17 years, Dr. Breus will join SleepScore Labs in their mission to monitor and improve America’s quality of sleep.
Dr. Breus was brought on board to provide scientific and clinical guidance to the company’s collection of consumer sleep data, the most comprehensive data set of its kind, collected with superior accuracy using SleepScore by ResMed™ technology. SleepScore Labs seeks to ensure the best results and personalized feedback for users with clinical grade technology available for licensing in non-prescription sleep devices.
“We are in the middle of growing social awareness recognizing the importance of sleep to overall health,” said Dr. Breus. “Sleep hygiene is moving from the clinical setting to the everyday details of people’s lives, giving SleepScore Labs an unbelievable ability to help individuals improve their sleep and health. Consumer sleep solutions, like those that SleepScore Labs makes available, represent the frontier in consumer sleep advice.”
Dr. Breus specializes in clinical sleep disorders and has dedicated his work to raising awareness about the current sleep crisis America is facing. He has been recognized and interviewed by national morning shows, television stations, and papers which has earned him the title of “America’s Sleep Doctor.” He also appears regularly on The Dr. Oz Show, where he serves on the clinical advisory board for the show.
Aside from treating patients regularly at his practice, Dr. Breus also devotes his expertise to training other sleep doctors and consulting with major airlines, cruise lines, luxury hotel chains, mattress manufacturers, and retailers to develop the best products for optimal sleep.
“In addition to his iconic media presence as an internationally recognized sleep expert, Dr. Michael Breus is a clinical sleep expert. SleepScore Labs now will be advised by the voice that is facilitating our national conversation on sleep,” said Colin Lawlor, CEO of SleepScore Labs.
Dr. Breus is a Fellow of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM), the only professional society exclusively dedicated to the medical subspecialty of sleep medicine, and is also certified as a Diplomate of the American Board of Sleep Medicine (ABSM), an independent nonprofit organization that stands for the highest quality in clinical sleep medicine and sleep technology. Dr. Breus has served as the sleep expert for WebMD for 14 years and also blogs for The Huffington Post, Psychology Today, WebMD, and his own page, The Sleep Doctor. His newest book, “The Power of When” serves as a guide to readers on the best times to eat, exercise, drink coffee, and more based on their sleep chronotypes, which has been met with rave reviews.
SleepScore Labs is committed to raising awareness of sleep and improving the health of millions with the most accurate sleep data available.
About SleepScore Labs
SleepScore Labs™ advances the science and technologies around sleep and overall health. Together with the foremost medical, health, and scientific experts from around the world, the company utilizes SleepScore™ by ResMed technology to provide the most accurate and advanced sleep improvement system for consumers as well as data insights, product evaluation tools, and technology licensing opportunities for companies developing products and solutions in the sleep industry. Based in Carlsbad, California, SleepScore Labs was created in 2016 as a joint venture between ResMed, Dr. Mehmet Oz, and Pegasus Capital Advisors L.P. to accurately measure sleep while connecting consumers to solutions that help people sleep, feel and live better. For more information on SleepScore Labs visit www.sleepscorelabs.com.
# # #
PR for SleepScore Labs