The Institute integrates SIDS research with diagnostic and therapeutic services for infants at risk for SIDS and counsels and educates parents and others about SIDS. The Institute maintains three sophisticated sleep and feeding laboratories for studies on infants and older children at risk for problems such as obstructive sleep apnea and narcolepsy. The Institute provides state-of-the-art evaluations of sleep disorders from infancy through childhood and adolescence.

Anayansi Lasso-Pirot, MD

Anayansi Lasso-Pirot, MD

Division Head for Pediatric Pulmonary, Allergy and Sleep Medicine, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Sleep Technicians

  • Angela Graves
  • Marybeth Jones
  • Crystal Bland
  • Karen Evans


  • Marilyn Mongilio