John O’Reilly has been a Regional Lead Consultant in Sleep Medicine for over 30 years. He trained in General and Respiratory medicine in Cambridge, London, Edinburgh and Bristol, and in Sleep Medicine at Stanford. He is a certified European Expert Sleep Specialist.
He has a special interest in Sleep Breathing Disorders and was National Clinical Advisor to the NICE COPD guidelines. He has managed a large cohort of patients with narcolepsy and has experience in investigation and management of parasomnias and sleep movement disorders.
He has promoted education in Sleep Medicine as a member of the British Sleep Society executive and education committee, and co-organiser of the International Sleep Medicine Course. He has been a speaker at National and International conferences and lecturer in Sleep Medicine at Liverpool and Manchester Universities.