Dr. Sébastien Baillieul

Assistant Professor
Physiology, Sleep and Exercise Clinic
Grenoble Alpes University Hospital
HP2 Laboratory (Hypoxia-Physiopathology Laboratory)
INSERM U1042 and Grenoble Alpes University

Sébastien Baillieul, MD, PhD is currently working as an Assistant Professor at the Physiology, Sleep and Exercise Clinic of the Grenoble Alpes University Hospital, France and as a researcher in the HP2 Laboratory (Hypoxia-Physiopathology Laboratory) – INSERM U1042 and Grenoble Alpes University, France. He received his PhD in June 2020 on the thematic of the bidirectional relationships between sleep apnoea syndrome and the brain. He will work as a post-doctoral fellow at the Sleep-Wake-Epilepsy Centre based at the Bern University Hospital (Bern, Switzerland) under the supervision of Prof. Med. C. Bassetti in 2021.

His research focuses on sleep and sleep disordered breathing in the aftermath of stroke, and on the impact of sleep disturbances on neurological recovery. He tries to identify biomarkers of sleep disturbances following stroke, to improve screening of sleep disturbances and care of stroke patients.

He has published over 20 peer-reviewed papers, has given several presentations at scientific conferences. He is also is a member of the Société Française de Recherche et Médecine du Sommeil (SFRMS) and an early career member of the European Respiratory Society (ERS), Assembly 4 – Sleep Disordered Breathing.