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Elizabeth Woodward

BSc (Hons)

Oxford Centre for Anxiety Disorders & Trauma - OxCADAT (Ehlers)

Research Summary

RESEARCH SUMMARY

My research focuses on investigating the relationship between sleep disturbances and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). 

Sleep disturbances are common in people with PTSD, and are often a key symptom in motivating patients to seek treatment. There is growing evidence that sleep disturbances may potentially play a role in the development and maintenance of PTSD, and may affect responses to treatment.  Of particular interest to this project is the hypothesis that disturbed sleep may be a key mechanism in PTSD, one I will investigate over the course of my DPhil. 

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Recent Publications

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