Scott Williams, MD


Scott Williams, MD
Secretary/Treasurer

Scott G. Williams, MD, FACP, FAPA, FAASM is the Deputy Director for Medicine at the Fort Belvoir Community Hospital, Fort Belvoir, Virginia.  He is an associate professor of medicine and psychiatry at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS).  Dr. Williams was born in Bournemouth, England and was raised in Princeton, New Jersey.  He completed undergraduate training at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and received his medical doctorate from USUHS.  He completed a dual residency in Internal Medicine and Psychiatry with subsequent fellowship training in Sleep Disorders Medicine at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.
 
Dr. Williams is the chair of the AASM Sleep Technologist and Respiratory Therapist Education Committee, previously serving as a member and vice-chair of the AASM Education Committee.  He is co-chair of the gold standard panel for the AASM Inter-Scorer Reliability program.
 
Dr. Williams has published over 25 peer-reviewed manuscripts, 6 book chapters, and 19 abstracts, focusing on the overlap between OSA, PTSD and TBI.  He is committed to patient advocacy and overall sleep health.  Within the military he has worked to implement policies and procedures to optimize work-rest schedules, mitigate the effects of extended duty hours, study the effects of circadian misalignment and encourage the use of neurocognitive tools to optimize Service Member performance.  He is honored to work with the American Alliance for Healthy Sleep to provide resources, support and advocacy for all patients with sleep disorders.