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Charles Joonghie Bae, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine (Sleep Medicine)
Penn Epic Physician Builder, University of Pennsylvania
CPAP Program and Clinical Outcomes Program Director, University of Pennsylvania, Penn Sleep Center
Associate Chief for Innovation, Outcomes, Quality, and Big Data, University of Pennsylvania, Penn Sleep Center
Associate Chief Medical Information Officer for Connected Health Strategy, Penn Medicine
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Penn Sleep Center
3624 Market Street Suite 201
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 216-662-7772
BA (Psychology)
Georgetown University, 1994.
Georgetown University School of Medicine, 1998.
MCHI (Master of Healthcare Innovation)
University of Pennsylvania, 2020.
Post-Graduate Training
Internal Medicine Preliminary Year, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 1998-1999.
Resident in Neurology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 1999-2002.
Sleep Medicine Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 2002-2003.
American Board of Sleep Medicine, 2005.
American Board of Neurology and Psychiatry (ABPN), 2005.
Sleep Medicine (ABPN subspecialty), 2007.
Clinical Neurophysiology (ABPN subspecialty), 2007.
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Description of Other Expertise

Healthcare Innovation

Selected Publications

Husain AM, Zee PC, Leary EB, Fuller DS, Macfadden W, Candler S, Whalen M, Bae CJ. : Dosing and transition characteristics in people with narcolepsy transitioning from sodium oxybate to lower-sodium oxybate: Data from the real-world TENOR Study. Sleep Medicine in press, November 2023 Notes: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sleep.2023.11.022.

Bae CJ, Zee PC, Leary EB, Fuller DS, Macfadden W, Candler S, Steininger TL, Husain AM.: Effectiveness and tolerability in people with narcolepsy transitioning from sodium oxybate to low-sodium oxybate: Data from the real-world TENOR study. Sleep Medicine 109, September 2023 Notes: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sleep.2023.05.023.

Roy A, Ito D, Morris S, Candler S, Profant J, Bae C: Individualized Treatment Patterns for Patients with Narcolepsy Treated with Oxybate: A Clinical Practice Perspective. Nat Sci Sleep 15, September 2023 Notes: https://doi.org/10.2147/NSS.S411727.

An J, Glick HA, Sawyer AM, Arguelles J, Bae CJ, Chen A, Keenan BT, Kuna ST, Maislin G, Mazzotti DR, Pack AI, Shi JM, Watach AJ, Hwang D: Association between Positive Airway Pressure Adherence and Healthcare Costs Among Individuals with Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Chest 163(6), June 2023 Notes: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2023.01.025.

Leary E, Zee P, Fuller D, Macfadden W, Steininger T, Bae C, Husain A: Efficacy and Safety in People with Narcolepsy Transitioning form Sodium Oxybate to Lower-Sodium Oxybate: Data from the Real-World TENOR study. Sleep 45: A176, 2022.

Jimenez D, Cadman S, Watach A, Khan N, Hahn L, Bae C: PennPALS: An Innovative, Bidirectional Text Messaging System Using PAP Usage Data to Increase Patient Adherence with PAP Therapy. Sleep 45: A162, 2022 Notes: Platform and poster presentations at the annual Sleep meeting in June 2022.

Husain A, Leary E, Fuller D, Macfadden W, Whalen M, Bae C, Zee P. : Dosing and Reasons for Transitioning from Sodium Oxybate to Lower-Sodium Oxybate in People with Narcolepsy: Data from the Real-World TENOR study. Sleep 45: A174, 2022.

Lal C, Weaver T, Bae C, Strohl KP: Excessive Daytime Sleepiness in Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Mechanisms and Clinical Management. Ann Am Thorac Soc 18(5): 757-768, May 2021 Notes: doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.202006-696FR.

Shamim-Uzzaman QA, Bae CJ, Ehsan Z, Setty AR, Devine M, Dhankikar S, Donskoy I, Fields B, Hearn H, Hwang D, Jain V, Kelley D, Kirsch DB, Martin W, Troester M, Trotti LM, Won CH, Epstein LJ : The use of telemedicine for the diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders: an American Academy of Sleep Medicine update. J Clin Sleep Med 17(5): 1103-1107, May 2021 Notes: doi: 10.5664/jcsm.9194.

Bae C: Hypersomnia. Decision Making in Neurology, 1st edition. Elsevier, October 2020.

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