Director, Sleep Disorders Center
The Ohio State University
Dr. Magalang is head of an interdisciplinary program dedicated to clinical service, research and education in sleep medicine. His research focuses on sleep apnea and other sleep disorders. His laboratory utilizes a variety of models including cellular systems, animal models, and clinical research involving human subjects to examine the metabolic and cardiovascular consequences of sleep apnea, as well as to streamline the diagnosis and treatment of individuals with this condition. He is a key member of an international consortium of sleep researchers- the Sleep Apnea Global Interdisciplinary Consortium (SAGIC), a collaborative group comprised of international experts in the field of sleep research.
Dr. Magalang has contributed to the fields of sleep and pulmonary medicine through publication of over fifty original research manuscripts in major peer-reviewed journals including the New England Journal of Medicine, American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Journal of Applied Physiology, and Sleep. He has served as a grant reviewer for NIH, the Department of Defense and Diabetes, UK.