Imran S. Khawaja, MD, FAASM

Medical Director, Neurology

Dr. Khawaja is the Medical Director of the Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center and is an associate professor of Neurology at the University of Minnesota School of Medicine.

Dr. Khawaja is board certified in Psychiatry and Sleep Medicine by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He has fellow status with the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. He also received a Bush Foundation medical fellowship in 2008.

Dr. Khawaja has a special interest in striving to better understand the relationship between sleep disorders and psychiatric conditions. His research projects include diagnostic accuracy of split-night polysomnograms, sleep disturbances in patients with PTSD, the effects of cognitive behavioral therapy, obstructive sleep apnea and depression.

Medical School

King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan


Psychiatry, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY, USA


Sleep Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA