• Dr Attarian is currently a professor of neurology and medical director of sleep medicine and sleep fellowship at Northwestern University. He graduated with a MD in 1992 from American University of Beirut and completed residency in Neurology at Upstate Medical University in Syracuse and fellowships in epilepsy and sleep medicine at University of Rochester and Hennepin County Medical Center respectively. He has Published 70 peer reviewed papers, 20 chapters and three textbooks. He has lectured nationally and internationally including Shanghai China and Moscow Russia and participated in 30 research projects and got three grants. He has won teaching awards.
Hrayr Attarian primary research interests are in sleep disorders in women and the treatment of parasomnias,Epilepsy.