Dr Nathaniel Marshall

Senior Lecturer in Clinical Trials Practice
Sleep Medicine, Central Clinical School
Woolcock Institute of Medical Research

M02 - Mallett St Campus
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia

T: +61 2 9351 0829
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Biographical details

Research interests

  • Clinical trials

  • Sleep apnoea

  • Sleepiness and sleep disorders

  • Epidemiological methods

  • Evidence-based medicine

  • Systematic reviews and meta-analyses

Teaching areas

  • Research student supervision of Honours, Master's and PhD in Sleep Medicine, epidemiology and clinical trials

  • Course Coordinator Clinical Trials Practice

Course Coordinator

NURS5066: Foundations of Clinical Trials (S1)

NURS5067: Measurement and Analysis in Clinical Trials (S2)

NURS5068: Clinical Trials in Practice (S2)

NURS5092: Capstone Clinical Trials (S1 & S2)

Current national competitive grants*


NeuroSLEEP: the Centre for Translational Sleep and Circadian Neurobiology
Grunstein R, Wilson Rajaratnam S, Naismith S, Eckert D, Lewis S, Glozier N, Cistulli P, Wong K, Marshall N, Robinson P
NHMRC Centres of Research Excellence ($2,496,739 over 5 years)

* Grants administered through the University of Sydney

International links

Sweden. (University of Gothenburg) Research collaboration in the Swedish Obese Subjects Cohort a controlled trial of weight loss surgery.
New Zealand. (University of Otago at Wellington) WellSleep Clinical Investigation Centre Drs Alister Neill, Angela Campbell and Jessie Bakker.
Sweden. (Karolinska Institute) Import of pediatric snoring with A/Prof Catarina Almqvist Malmros.
United Kingdom. (University of Warwick) A/Prof Saverio Stranges- commentary on epidemiological methodology in sleep medicine.
United Kingdom. (Oxford University and Manchester University) Prof Colin Espie & Drs Simon Kyle. Clinical research in insomnia.