Jennifer Kanady, PhD
Clinical Innovation Lead
Sleep at Big Health

Jennifer Kanady, PhD, is the Clinical Innovation Lead for Sleep at Big Health. She received her Ph.D. in clinical science from the University of California, Berkeley in 2016 and recently completed a research postdoctoral fellowship at the San Francisco VA Health Care System and the University of California, San Francisco. She has been involved in the sleep field for over a decade. She has contributed to research focused on the development, implementation, and evaluation of sleep interventions and has lead research examining whether the treatment of sleep disturbance improves functioning and quality of life across psychiatric disorders and the lifespan. She has over a dozen peer-reviewed publications and has presented her research at national and international conferences. In addition to her research endeavors, she also has a strong background in the administration of evidence-based sleep interventions, with a particular expertise in cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia.