Professor Danny Eckert

Matthew Flinders Fellow

College of Medicine and Public Health

Research expertise

Professor Eckert is a sleep and respiratory physiologist. His research focuses on various aspects of sleep and upper airway physiology in humans. One of the primary goals is to investigate the causes of a common sleep-related breathing disorder, obstructive sleep apnoea, to identify novel therapeutic targets and develop new therapies.

Research expertise

Professor Eckert is a sleep and respiratory physiologist. His research focuses on various aspects of sleep and upper airway physiology in humans. One of the primary goals is to investigate the causes of a common sleep-related breathing disorder, obstructive sleep apnoea, to identify novel therapeutic targets and develop new therapies.

place Mark Oliphant Building (2A06)
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia
Qualifications

B Appl Sc, BSc (Hons), PhD

Key responsibilities

Director, Adelaide Institute for Sleep Health

Research expertise
Clinical sciences
Neurosciences
Physiology
Sleep and Respiratory Medicine
Research interests

Sleep apnoea pathogenisis and treatment

Higher degree by research supervision
Current
Principal supervisor: Sleep Medicine (2)
Publications
Expert for media contact
Sleep disorders
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Media expertise
  • Sleep disorders
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