Menninger Staff

Mary Rose, PsyD, DBSM, CBSM

Director, Sleep Medicine Service

Assistant Professor, Menninger Department of Psychiatry & Behavorial Sciences at Baylor College of Medicine

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Mary Rose, PsyD, DBSM, CBSM, is the director of Menninger's Sleep Medicine Service. She is also an assistant professor in the Menninger Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences at Baylor College of Medicine.


In addition to sleep medicine, she has special expertise in health psychology, dementia and caregiver's issues.


With more than 20 years of experience, Dr. Rose has given numerous local, regional and national presentations related to sleep. Her research has also been published in such peer-reviewed journals such as Behavioral Sleep Medicine, Perioperative Management of Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Depression and Anxiety in Patients with Chronic Respiratory Diseases and Maternal and Child Health Journal. In addition, she has contributed to book chapters, including in Principles and Practice of Fatigue Management: Improving Workplace Safety.


She is the president of the Southern Sleep Society and is a member of the Texas Psychological Association, Behavioral Sleep Medicine Society and Sleep Research Society.


Dr. Rose completed a post-doctoral fellowship at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. She earned her doctorate from Virginia Consortium Program in Clinical Psychology, and her bachelor's degree from Hampshire College.


In her free time, Dr. Rose pursues her passions for paleontology and conservation. She and her family love visiting the Houston Museum of Natural Science and the Houston Zoo.