Dr. Philip Westbrook, MD
Chief Medical Officer, Director
Dr. Westbrook joined Advanced Brain Monitoring as its Chief Medical Officer in 2001, and served as the Chairman of the Board of Directors. He is Clinical Professor of Medicine at UCLA and has been actively involved in the professional organizations associated with sleep disorders. He served as President of the American Sleep Disorder Association (ASDA) and member of the Board of Directors and Standards of Practice Committee and was acknowledged by the ASDA with a Distinguished Service Award in 1992.
Since 1991, Dr. Westbrook has presented over 100 guest lectures to professional organizations, was Editor-in-Chief of the Sleep Medicine Review, an editor for Sleep, a guest reviewer for Chest and an Ad Hoc reviewer for The New England Journal of Medicine. Dr. Westbrook has co-authored five book chapters and five review papers relating to sleep medicine and over 15 journal articles and 13 abstracts. He was a clinical fellow and Associate Professor of Medicine at Mayo Medical School in Rochester, MN and founding Director of the Sleep Disorder Centers at the Mayo Clinic from 1980 through 1989 and at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA from 1989 through 1995. From 1995 to 2001 he was President of Pacific Sleep Medicine, a network of sleep specialists in Southern California providing diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders. Dr. Westbrook received his MD in 1960 and BS from Stanford University.