Hypersomnia Foundation


The Hypersomnia Foundation strives to improve the lives of people with hypersomnia by advocating on their behalf, providing support, educating the public and healthcare professionals, raising awareness, and funding research into effective treatments, better diagnostic tools, and, ultimately, a cure for these debilitating conditions.



  1. To increase community and physician awareness of the primary Hypersomnia syndromes.
  2. To provide a source of high quality, timely education for both people with Hypersomnia and health care providers regarding Hypersomnia.
  3. To form a community of people with Hypersomnia and their loved ones for mutual support.
  4. To promote much needed research into the causes and treatments of Hypersomnia, with a special focus on novel ideas with excellent potential for transforming care of people with Hypersomnia
  5. To assist in translating new discoveries into improved outcomes and quality of life for people with Hypersomnia.


Read about our Board of Directors

Read about our Medical Advisory Board

Read about our Scientific Advisory Board