Nathaniel Watson, MD, is Board Certified in sleep medicine and neurology and serves as Director of the Harborview Medical Center Sleep Clinic and co-director of the UW Medicine Sleep Center. He is the former President of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and American Board of Sleep Medicine. Among Dr. Watson’s diverse research interests is his current focus on the genetic aspects of habitual sleep duration, sleepiness and circadian rhythms and the association between obstructive sleep apnea and cancer.