An endowed chair is widely recognized as a great accomplishment reflecting exceptional leadership in a particular academic field. It is considered an elite faculty position and carries with it both prestige and profound responsibility. It is supported by the annual payout from a privately funded endowment.
Leadership and responsibility are nothing new to Dr. Malow. In addition to being a Professor of Pediatrics she is the Medical Director of the Vanderbilt Sleep Disorders Center, Associate Director of the Vanderbilt General Clinical Research Center, and Director of the Vanderbilt Sleep Research Core.
These responsibilities come in addition to her role in the ATN as Principal Investigator/Site Director of Vanderbilt’s ATN program and Chair of the ATN Sleep Committee where she presides over the their research program and the development of sleep management tools for families and health professionals.
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