Sleep & Total Wellness - UCLA Health Class
In this informative session, Dr. Sam Kashani, a sleep physician at UCLA Health, will be discussing the importance of sleep to the body. Dr. Kashani will also be discussing common sleep disorders in adults and children, including sleep disturbances experienced during the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as the overall relationship between stress, anxiety, mood, and sleep health.
When: Thursday, April 28, 2022 | 2 - 2:35 PM
Where: Online Zoom Webinar
Speaker: Sam A. Kashani, MD, Sleep Medicine
Dr. Sam A. Kashani is a board-certified Sleep Medicine Specialist who practices in Santa Monica, Porter Ranch, and Santa Clarita. His clinical interests include chronic insomnia, sleep apnea, narcolepsy, restless legs syndrome, parasomnias, pediatric sleep disorders, and the associations between sleep, obesity, and metabolic health. He sees both adult and pediatric patients. Dr. Kashani completed his residency at Arrowhead Regional Medical Center in Southern California, where he worked with the medically underserved population of San Bernardino County with plans of becoming a primary care physician. Upon completing his residency, he chose to pursue his interest in Sleep Medicine and completed a fellowship in Sleep Medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.