Why Participate in Research?

The primary benefits of participating in research at the University of Pennsylvania Behavioral Sleep Medicine Research Laboratory, if you are eligible, are that you will receive at no cost one or more of the following:

  • An extensive clinical evaluation
  • A physical examination
  • A laboratory evaluation of your health via blood and urine analyses
  • An in-lab assessment of your sleep

Our research studies are conducted by specialists who have experience in sleep medicine and sleep research.

Finally, our studies also provide monetary compensation for your time and effort.