API: Dr. James McKenna
Dr. James McKenna is the Director of the University of Notre Dame Mother-Baby Behavioral Sleep Lab. The Mother-Baby Sleep Lab is both a research and teaching laboratory. Upperclass undergraduate students at Notre Dame gain first hand experience conducting cutting-edge research examining issues of national and international significance. These issues include the safety of different sleep environments as well as the the physiological and/or psychological consequences of the different choices of sleeping arrangements parents make.
- Biography and background information
- Letter to the Editor in response The letter to the editor was written by API Advisory Board member Dr. James McKenna in response to an article published in an Iowa newspaper The Des Moines Register on February 22, 2003
- Cultural Influences on Infant Sleep
- FAQs from the Mother-Baby Sleep Laboratory Website