Dr. Bhatawadekar is a postdoc in the sleep lab with Dr. Azadeh Yadollahi. She received her bachelors in Instrumentation & Control Eng. and masters in Biomedical Instrumentation from the University of Pune (India). Dr Bhatawadekar received her PhD in Biomedical Eng. from Dalhousie University (Halifax, Nova Scotia). Her research interests include physiology and mechanics of respiratory diseases and sleep, biomedical instrumentation and signal analysis, as well as computational modeling of respiratory mechanics.